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7 Habits That Can Help You Lose Weight

BY PAIGE SMITH,  taken from myFitnesspal Blog Losing weight is not easy. It requires a near super-human level of commitment and dedication. But you don’t need to completely overhaul your eating and exercise habits to get results. You can shed pounds effectively by making a few low-effort, high-impact changes. “I’m a huge believer in meeting people where they are when it comes to weight …

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67 Science-Backed Weight-Loss Strategies

TIPS FOR EATING by Greatist   taken from myfitnesspal.com 1. GET COLORFUL Yes, there’s a reason restaurants use the plates they do: They want the food to look amazing. And when the food looks better — you guessed it — you eat more. Research says to avoid plates that match the food served on them (think: a deep red plate with …

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Someone’s Kid is Gonna Name the Next Mars Rover. Why Not Yours?

Do you know the name of the next robotic explorer to set down on the planet Mars? Better still, do you want to name it? If you’re a student age 18 or younger, you have a shot at it. If you’re interested, get your essay-writing game on. NASA will soon be holding a contest to select the official name for its …

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3 Steps to Making Your Wedding Ring Awesome (and safe)

written by Justin Barsanti, editor-in-chief SproutVine.com I am not going to lie to you. Having my normal gold/metal wedding band on day in and day out is not something that I ever thought about. Who does? It was just something I put on each morning and didn’t think about again that day. Well, much like everything else in life you …

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3 Ways to Protect Yourself From Scammers in Hurricane Florence Aftermath

Written by Lisa Rowan, taken from www.thepennyhoarder.com   Although Hurricane Florence is long gone, the effects of the storm are still evident throughout the states impacted by its wrath. Officials are warning well-meaning citizens of scams targeting everyone from homeowners looking to rebuild to people wishing to donate toward the effort. How to Avoid Hurricane Florence Scams The Federal Trade …

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3 Reasons to Get A RocketBook Notebook – Today!

written by Justin Barsanti, editor-in-chief SproutVine.com As I was browsing around the internet shopping for a new notebook to take my notes on I randomly came across this little gem – RocketBook Notebook. After reading the description that it was a notebook capable of taking notes with a regular pen, uploading to any cloud service you wish, and then erasing …

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Experience Over Stuff: Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique and Pirate’s League

By Jody Everson, Small World Big Fun Disney Authorized Travel Agent, SproutVine.com travel contributor If you are a parent like me, you feel overrun at home with toys, game pieces, stuffed animals, and so many little tiny objects that hurt so badly when stepped on! When I thought about our Disney World vacation, I had one concern: all the souvenirs that the kids would HAVE …

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5 Steps To Get Rid of Rotting Death Smell Out of Your Gym/Work Clothes

written by Justin Barsanti, editor-in-chief SproutVine.com So, I got into an odd conversation with my friend Shawna the other day about how sometimes your workout gear or work uniform will sometimes still smell even after you have washed it. Sometimes I will get 5 minutes into my workout with clean, straight out of the laundry, workout attire only to be …

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10 Fascinating Facts About The Bugs Living In Your Guts

written by: ERWIN VANDENBURG, taken from www.listverse.com The human body is made up of about 37 trillion cells. After all, that is what the textbooks say, right? Wrong! In fact, our bodies contain 30–50 trillion extra cells which belong to the bacteria living in your intestines. However, these bacteria are rather small, weighing a measly 1.4 kilograms (3 lb) altogether, a minor …

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7 Days of Cupcake

written by Justin Barsanti, editor-in-chief  www.SproutVine.com (if you have a pet and need any products – all the pictures are clickable to link over) So after hearing about wanting a dog all summer from the kids we decided to surprise them last weekend. We currently have no pets in our home and we knew it was going to be a …

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