Keeping Fit During the Fall/Winter Months

Keeping Fit During the Fall/Winter Months

Health and Lifestyle
It seems like we’ve just been released from our homes during the pandemic lockdown. Now, we are approaching fall and winter, and many will be retreating back into their homes until spring arrives. But even though we are once again seeking the protection of our abodes, it doesn’t mean we should let our fitness go fallow. In fact, it’s more important than ever to maintain ourselves! And keeping ourselves fit is not just for the physical benefits, which are more or less obvious, but for the mental positives, too. There’s nothing that makes depression stronger than being trapped in a sedentary mode for extended periods of time. So, what exactly needs doing? How do our routines change from what they were before, and how do we maintain the level of…
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How Climate Change Will Affect the Winter

How Climate Change Will Affect the Winter

Health and Lifestyle
Climate change remains an issue that is not completely understood by the majority of the population. Here, we’re hoping to help you understand the overall effect of climate change a little better and how that change could affect the winter season in the near future. All About Averages The first thing that needs to be understood before we continue is that the planetary atmosphere, its relation to climate, climate’s relation to weather, and all the other auxiliary causes and effects tied to this brambled tree are complicated. Meaning, this isn’t a 1 to 1 scenario. For example, just because climate change is happening doesn’t mean each and every consecutive day, month, year, etc., will get warmer and warmer. If that were the case, maybe we’d all be a little more…
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Autumn Activities That Will Bring Your Family Close Together

Autumn Activities That Will Bring Your Family Close Together

Health and Lifestyle, Pointers
School has begun in one form or the other for most families, but that doesn’t mean the family fun you had all summer has to end. So why not decide to help the kiddos remember that fun still exists in the fall? Besides, you could probably use some levity and family bonding, too! So with that in mind, here are some family activities that you and your family can do together this autumn! Halloween Prep The season of spooks isn't too far away, so why not get things started a little early? Even if trick or treating isn't exactly on the schedule this year, making some Halloween costumes together is fun in and of itself! Plus, it'd make for some great photo opportunities. Or if you'd like to set a…
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Childhood in a Bite: Top Feel-Good Candies of the 80s and 90s You Can Still Buy

Childhood in a Bite: Top Feel-Good Candies of the 80s and 90s You Can Still Buy

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Aaahhhh. Do you smell that? Can you taste that? Are you conjuring the succulents in your mind already? The time has come for some savory nostalgia once again. The ebb and flow of time is relentless and unending, but sometimes it leaves a few things above the waters for us to revisit and rekindle. Of course, this is a fancy way of saying that sometimes candy companies survive their brutally competitive markets and are still making candy. You might know of a few of them already, but others may surprise you. And who knows, maybe you're looking for a trip to candy's past? With that in mind, here are a few candies that got their start in the ‘80s and ‘90s that are still on store shelves (or internet purchasable).…
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Summer fashion makes a come-back. What trends to look out for during the 2021 Fashion season

Summer fashion makes a come-back. What trends to look out for during the 2021 Fashion season

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If you want the latest on 2021 summer fashion trends you’ve come to the right place. This guide will cover what the most popular trends are right now and which designer brands are behind them. So keep on reading to know exactly what you need for your summer wardrobe to be on point! Black and white are right. Monochrome is officially in this summer. Top designers like Dolce and Gabbana and Chanel have been creating elegant patchwork and chequerboard dresses. The best thing about the black and white trend is that it works for almost every occasion, plus, black and white compliments practically every other color. Bralettes are back It’s been a long time since we all witnessed JLO in her cream bralette and cowboy hat at the 1998 VMAs.…
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It’s the End of Earworm Season: How COVID Affected This Year’s Summer Songs

It’s the End of Earworm Season: How COVID Affected This Year’s Summer Songs

Health and Lifestyle, Pointers
Summer is almost over. We know, we know, it hardly felt like it started. But, before the pandemic, songs of summer were a marker of sorts, a stamp on the calendar that reminded people it was finally time to kick back and relax. Summer songs were a herald of the coming season of sun, fun, and plenty of time spent outdoors on a picnic blanket or at an outdoor music festival. But, it's been more than a year now since this whole thing started, and we've all been cooped up in our houses for the whole seemingly interminable journey. So we didn't get our usual amount of summer fun, beach parties, or barbecues. But we still had Spotify, Pandora, and other music services. And we still had those summer songs…
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