25 Random Acts of Kindness for a Happier Year

25 Random Acts of Kindness for a Happier Year

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If you chose to pay it forward for your New Year’s resolution, or you’re just looking for a fresh way to make the most of 2016, strive for simplicity with these random acts of kindness ideas. Research shows that you’ll …

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4 Creative Gift Wrapping Ideas for the Holidays

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With the holidays just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about gifts for your friends and family. This year put some extra love into your presents with unique packaging. Brew a warm mug of chai, gather your arts …

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10 Halloween Party Ideas for a Chilling Celebration

10 Halloween Party Ideas for a Chilling Celebration

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Party planning doesn’t have to be scary. Unless, of course, if you’re hosting a Halloween party. These tips for spooky festivities will give your guests the chills.   Pick a Theme: Unifying decorations, costumes and even food and drink around …

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Sip, Savor, Live: How to Practice Mindfulness

Sip, Savor, Live: How to Practice Mindfulness

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Sometimes we get so caught up thinking about everything that needs to get checked off on our to-do lists that we forget to take a moment to simply appreciate the present. Mindfulness meditation is a way to appreciate all the …

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3 St. Patrick’s Day Crafts for Luck

3 St. Patrick’s Day Crafts for Luck

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Brew a hot mug of Oregon Chai tea with a little Irish Cream to get in the St. Patrick’s Day spirit while you get creative with these themed crafts.   Shamrock Straws These simple straw toppers are the perfect way …

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21 Days to Form a Habit

21 Days to Form a Habit: Fact or Fiction?

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We all have our habits, some of them good, like drinking a calming mug of tea before bed, and some of them bad, like skipping breakfast in the morning. A recent study debunked the 21-day myth, finding that it takes …

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3 Homemade Christmas Ornament Ideas

3 Crafty Homemade Christmas Ornaments Ideas

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It’s the time of year to dust off the box of adorable, festive and fun ornaments for the Christmas tree. This time, why not add to your holiday decoration collection and try your hand in a creative craft project? Add …

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Handcrafted Holiday Gift Basket Ideas

3 Steps to a Handcrafted Holiday Gift Basket

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Holiday shopping is a mixed bag of excitement and chaos. From close friends, to distant family and beloved coworkers, the list grows long and weary.   As you pour over the aisles with your best friends and a traveler of …

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Holiday Stress Tips to Keep Calm

7 Holiday Stress Tips to Keep Calm

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    As lovely and joyous as the holiday season can be, it comes with plenty of ups and downs, highs and lows, stresses and hefty to-do lists. A full mug and a Me Time moment has never been more …

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