Reasons Why You Should Be Baking Your Own Bread

Lifestyle, Home & garden, DIY & Tips
Bread has been a staple for many centuries since people learned to bake. And while the techniques of baking bread have evolved over the course of time, what remains true is that bread — like most types of food — are best made at home, not bought from elsewhere.  And...

Old McDonald Had a Tilapia

Lifestyle
Knowing more about the seafood you eat can contribute to keeping the oceans healthy. Much like the farm-to-table movement, the boat-to-plate equivalent of eating seafood locally and responsibly is good for both the planet and consumers.   Seafood is an inexpensive source of healthy protein that can have a low carbon...

Dunkin Donuts Cop on a Rooftop 2018

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Sponsored by Dunkin Donuts ChicagoThank you all for the amazing support and celebratory posts for #CoponaRooftop! More than $800,000 was raised and we couldn't be happier! POLICE OFFICERS TO STAKE OUT MORE THAN 285 DUNKIN’ DONUTS ROOFTOPSFOR SPECIAL OLYMPICS ILLINOIS, FRIDAY, MAY 18Chicago, IL—April, 2018—For the 16th year in a row,...

How To Decide On The Best Gift Ideas For Your Family’s Special Day

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When we attend celebrations involving family and relatives, we are requested to or many times feel the necessity to provide gifts for the whole family. Whether the celebration is a baby shower, a birthday party, or marriage, it's hard to decide what present to get. Should the gift be expensive?...

Get Rewards For Eating Ice Cream at Jewel-Osco!

Lifestyle, Parenting
This post is sponsored by Mirum. Opinions are my own.It's time to stock up on all your favorite ice cream from Jewel-Osco! For every $20 you spend on Talenti Gelato Pints, Good Humor Strawberry Shortcake, Breyer's 2in1's, Magnum Tubs, Popsicle or Klondike, you'll choose a $5 reward.  And with plenty...

Tips and Tricks to Optimize Your Budget

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Somehow, budgets just seem to come naturally to some people. They manage to breeze through their expenditures, wanting for nothing other than what they have, yet possessing the ability to purchase anything that they might want.  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Others seem to struggle with keeping money in the...

Cutting Your Food Waste

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Most Americans waste about $40 worth of food a month. That might not sound like a lot, but for some families, it’s a whole weeks worth of shopping. A recent study found that globally we throw away around 1.3 billion tons of food every year, which is around a third...

8 Reasons To Go Green With Your Reusable Shopping Bags

Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
It is one of the most effective ways that we can help the environment as individual consumers: avoid plastic shopping bags and switch to reusable ones. Why are people so reluctant to make this change? Here are eight reasons why you should be getting reusable shopping bags as part of...

Become More Aware Of What Goes Into Your Body

Lifestyle
You are what you eat’ is a phrase that we have all heard about. However, how many of us give importance to this? Owing to the lack of time and the busy work schedules that most people follow, nobody cares much of what goes into their body, and eat almost...

Is Spring Too Early For A Barbecue? Absolutely Not!

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Ever since the days started getting longer, the mornings started getting brighter and the seasonal sense of goodwill and cheer that are synonymous with spring started to pervade in your household you’ve been itching for an excuse to bust out the barbecue. After all, we’re shaking off the after effects...

Is Your Mood Related to Your Food?

Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
A lot of people think that the food you eat has a strong relationship with the mood that you have. If you think about it, this is kind of true. If you eat a very sugary doughnut then you will get a sugar spike followed by a very sudden and...

4 Tasty Mexican Dishes to Bring to the Fiesta

Lifestyle, Travel, Holiday
Mexican food is a rich part of the culture and traditions of Mexico just as much as any cuisine is to the respective culture or country from which it originates. Mexican food marries a blend of old and new world ingredients and methods in totally unique ways, but still maintains...

How a Self-Storage Unit Can Be Useful to Your Small House

Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
If you’ve got a small house, you’ve probably ran into the big issue of where to put things. Depending on your unique situation, the type of items you’ve ran out of room for may differ. With a little ingenuity, rearranging, and a self-storage unit, you can solve your space issues....

Feeling Down In The Dumps?

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You’re bound to go through a time in your life like this at some point. Nobody can go through life without feeling down every now and then. There’s just too many things that could go wrong at any point that would mean you’re feeling low. Feeling low can then lead...

7 Wonderful Things That Happen When You Cook More At Home

Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
We’re all locked in a vicious cycle. It’s a cycle that’s costing us a small fortune, expanding our waistlines, reducing the quality of your time spent with your family and making you miserable. It’s robbed you not only of funds but of energy, and left you lurching from one quick...

500,000 Votes for MayoChup and Heinz is Making It

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I was browsing Twitter and found mayochup going viral and Heinz is bottling this age old mix that no one wants to admit they eat. But apparently, 500,000 of us voted "YES!" to getting this bottled.  Do you ever mayochup?? Comment below about how you mayochup?? Is it gross? Have...

Making Working From Home Work For You

Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
Working from home has become a revolution of sorts, with a vast increase in the number of remote workers across the globe over the past decade. In 2017, a study by Flex Jobs found that more people than ever before are choosing to quit their jobs and work remotely, to...

The Small Considerations That Affect Your Sleep Quality

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Pexels(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});We all make many decisions during the course of our day. Decisions around scheduling our time, the diet we consume, and hopefully the degree to which we dictate our work/life balance. There are also many other things we take care of without really knowing it. Some...

How Ketogenic Diet is Helpful for Weight Loss

DIY & Tips, Lifestyle
When the body is deprived of carbohydrates, a certain process occurs. First of all, the body uses up its stored carbohydrates which is called glycogen. It is stored in the liver and in the muscles for emergency use. It is also why you have to replete carbohydrates after major workouts....

Beginners Guide To Real Estate Investment

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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Investment is defined as, "the action or process of investing money for profit". This concept within the realm of real estate can be explained by individuals investing money into a property, speculating its increase in value, and then selling it for a profit. Real estate...