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Maximize the Joy of Travel

Maximize the Joy of TravelMany facets of travel – the anticipation, the experience and even the return trip – can enhance your mood. It can create an element of the unexpected and give you the opportu

How a Family Tragedy Motivated Jacob to Get Healthy

In January 2017, Jacob Anselmo’s life changed forever. He had just learned his wife’s hard-fought battle with a ra

Meatless Monday: Sweet and Sour Tofu with Cactus

The following recipe is a perfect way to try your hand at cooking with cactus, and it’s completely meat-free.Prickly, spiny, spiky, and all around scary-looking, cacti are one of nature’s freakiest pl

Plan a Trip to Edinburgh: Inspiration from 29+ Travel Experts

Wanderful Women’s Travel Guides offer a comprehensive resource to start planning your travels. We aggregate helpful trav

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Benefits of a Digital Detox During Summer Travel

Benefits of a Digital Detox During Summer TravelTech safety tips for summer travelDespite your best intentions to take time off for a relaxing getaway, chances are high that you’ll find it difficult t

Ready for a Road Trip

Ready for a Road TripIf your upcoming travel plans include a road trip, the last thing you want is unexpected car trouble to leave you stranded at the side of the road. A pre-trip vehicle check is the

4 Tips for Summer Tire Safety

4 Tips for Summer Tire SafetyAs temperatures start to rise, checking your tires’ air pressure can help protect them from the heat when hitting the road this summer. Whether you’re trekking cross-count

Check International Travel Off Your Bucket List

Check International Travel Off Your Bucket ListInternational travel tops the bucket lists of many aspiring travelers. However, two-thirds of Americans aren’t ready for international travel because onl

History Highlighted

History Highlighted6 reasons to visit MontpelierWhether it’s time for a school field trip, a family vacation or you’re looking to bolster your knowledge of U.S. history, there are countless historic s

4 Tips for Summer Tire Safety

4 Tips for Summer Tire SafetyAs temperatures start to rise, checking your tires’ air pressure can help protect them from the heat when hitting the road this summer. Whether you’re trekking cross-count

Top 5 Natural Health Trends for 2015

The Canadian Health Food Association has just released their 2015 list of natural health trends - so let’s make this year the healthiest one yet!With 2014 officially a thing of the past, many of us ar

Kevin’s Near-Death Experience Sparked a 400-Pound Weight Loss

Kevin Jones has three pictures of himself on the “wall of success” at a local weight-loss clinic. The 36-year-old

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Plan Ahead for This Year’s Holiday Vacation

Plan Ahead for This Year\'s Holiday VacationWhether your family counts a holiday vacation among your treasured traditions or you’re anticipating a holiday getaway for the first time, getting an early s

Penny-Pinching Travel Tips for Summer

Penny-Pinching Travel Tips for SummerBeing on a strict budget may mean making sacrifices along the way, but with a little smart planning - and shopping - your well-deserved vacation getaway need not b

Tips for Traveling With Your Dog

Tips for Traveling With Your DogHeather Loenser, DVM, knows first-hand the joys and challenges of traveling with her dog. She and her family recently adopted a year-old Border collie named Calvin. \"As

Grandparent Getaways

Grandparent GetawaysTrips to take with your grandchildren- \"No parents allowed.\" It\'s not a sign on a kid-only clubhouse, it\'s the first rule of travel for memory-making grandparent/grandchild vacatio

Benefits of a Digital Detox During Summer Travel

Benefits of a Digital Detox During Summer TravelTech safety tips for summer travelDespite your best intentions to take time off for a relaxing getaway, chances are high that you’ll find it difficult t

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How to Style a Lob: 6 Step-by-Step Hair Tutorials We Love

Feel like it’s time to switch up your hairstyle? You may want to consider a lob. Sister style to the bob haircut, a lob

The Canadian Apple Season is Here!

Apple season is here, so celebrate with these tasty alive recipes featuring the forbidden fruit.Along with colourful, falling leaves and bulbous pumpkins, ripe, crisp, juicy apples tell us that fall i

79 5-Minute Hairstyles for School for All Ages and Hair Lengths

If youre perpetually running late in the mornings like we are, and you need quick and simple 5-minute hairstyles for sch

The Minute-by-Minute Benefits of a Walk

When you head out on a walk, thousands of things are happening in your body, from the muscles in your legs (and co

18 Small Ways to Stress Less

Although money and work are the top two stressors that affect most adults, we’re guessing that weight loss and mai

Gift Ideas for Food-Loving Moms

Kitchen accessories and edible gifts are the way to any foodie mom’s heart. Instead of a bouquet of flowers, get h

5 VIP(arts) We Forget to Apply Sunscreen

Now that the warmer weather (and some regular sun) has arrived, we’re finally spending time outside. But after eig

Discovering Nature's Diversity in Costa Rica

At Finca Luna Nueva in Costa Rica, biodynamic farming principles are used to grow an array of crops including turmeric and ginger.alive senior editor Ellen Niemer visits the Finca Luna Nueva Ecolodge

8 Sniffle Busting Foods

Red, watery eyes; sneezing; coughing attacks; runny nose; headache; sore throat; fatigueRed, watery eyes; sneezing; coughing attacks; runny nose; headache; sore throat; fatigue. A cold or flu is about

How to Stop Skipping Workouts for Good

Have you ever started a new habit with a lot of enthusiasm and built up some great momentum? Maybe you were able t
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Ripe, red, and juicy … is there anything as luscious as a tomato picked from the vine? Try our tomato recipes for a light summer lunch or dinner.Among the foods that gardeners and gastronomes fawn ove

Ringing Ears? 6 Natural Tinnitus Remedies That Actually Work

Tinnitus, or ringing in the ears, is a common condition that’s more bothersome than anything else. In fact, it’s not a d

No “Secrets” to Weight Loss: How Victoria Wagar Lost 164 Pounds

For 32-year-old administrative assistant Victoria Wagar, a trip to Disney World 10 years ago unexpectedly changed

Your Complete List of Healthy Holiday Gifts

Whether youre just beginning your holiday shopping or youre almost done, weve pulled together several lists of hea

59 Simple & Trendy Tween Hairstyles for All Hair Lengths

If youre on the hunt for easy and trendy tween hairstyles, youre going to want to bookmark this post! Weve curated FIFTY

Discovering Nature's Diversity in Costa Rica

At Finca Luna Nueva in Costa Rica, biodynamic farming principles are used to grow an array of crops including turmeric and ginger.alive senior editor Ellen Niemer visits the Finca Luna Nueva Ecolodge