Life area: Fun

6 Ways to Volunteer With Animals

09 Dec, 2014 0 comments All life areas

Love and animals and want to make a difference in the world? Then you should definitely consider finding an opportunity to volunteer with animals. Luckily, there are tons of ways you can make a contribution to the lives of furry, finned and feathered creatures around the world. Here are 6 ways you can volunteer with animals that you may not have thought of before.

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6 Unusual Ways to Volunteer Your Time

25 Nov, 2014 0 comments All life areas

So, you’d like to start volunteering, but you’d like to do something a little off the beaten path; something adventurous or quirky, or maybe something downright unusual. Here are a few ideas that are going to take you around the world with some bizarre, but completely rewarding volunteer opportunities.

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How to Improve Your Cooking

11 Nov, 2014 0 comments All life areas

Are you one of those people who jokes that they can “burn water?” Maybe you’ve had some serious disappointments in the kitchen or just can’t figure out how to prevent disaster from happening. If you’re moving out of your parents’ house for the first time or want to impress someone special with a nice dinner, or just want to be a better cook, here are some tips on how to improve your cooking!

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Having Fun on a Budget

21 Oct, 2014 0 comments All life areas

We all go broke once in a while and during those times, we often can’t think what’s left to do if money isn’t part of the equation. It helps to keep a positive outlook on things, even when your wallet begs to differ. At such a time, sayings like “the best things in life are free” come to mind. You appreciate the little things even more, and if you keep an open mind, you can have much more fun than you would expect. Here are a few ways you can spice up those broke, on-a-budget days that are begging for a little inventive spark:

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Top Carnivals in the World

11 Sep, 2014 0 comments All life areas

Carnival celebrations are renowned the world over, and are viewed as times to have fun without much care. For the tourists lucky enough to catch the party, it is a time to get to know the local traditions, and enjoy the photogenic entertainment that comes with it. Coming from the Latin word “carne vale” which means “doing away with meat,” some say that carnivals are the last days to eat meat before the fasting that comes with Lent. However, most might not appreciate the idea that the debauchery that comes with carnivals may be tied to religion. The early church, in an effort to gain more followers, incorporated pagan practices with the goal of having the non-followers feast and get sinning out of the way, before joining the church’s 40 day repenting period.

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Armchair Adventures: Must-Read Travel Books

21 Aug, 2014 0 comments All life areas

Have you ever wanted to sail across the Pacific Ocean? Move to France? Volunteer at an orphanage in Nepal? The truly great thing about travel literature is that you don’t have to wait for your next big trip to experience these life changing, soul-inspiring journeys. Just grab one of these must-read travel books, find a cozy place to read, and let the armchair adventures begin!

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10 affirmations for manifesting joy

12 Aug, 2014 0 comments All life areas

Are you feeling down? Do you find yourself sinking into negative patterns of thinking throughout your day? Manifest more joy in your daily life by implementing these affirmations for manifesting joy in your daily routine. Say them out loud or post them in a prominent place in your office. Let them be a little ray of sunshine whenever you need a pick-me up. Improve your negative or anxious outlook on life by repeating them every day.

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How to Create A Bucket List With Your Partner

05 Aug, 2014 0 comments All life areas

You have an amazing bucket list that puts every other bucket list in the universe to shame. You’re going to do it ALL. But wait! You’ve found yourself dating someone or you’re settled down with a partner and it occurs to you—how can I sail across the world when I’m tied down to another person’s schedule? Can we both do my bucket list together? We’re going to help guide you through some fun ways of creating a bucket list with your partner.

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Life advice from 10 wise comedians

22 Jul, 2014 0 comments All life areas

You’ve laughed at their standup and doubled over through their movies, but who would have thought that these funny men and women would be so wise about life? From funny to philosophical, these comedy stars offer their life advice.

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“You’re only given one little spark of madness. You mustn’t lose it.”—Robin Williams

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7 Places You Have To Go Skydiving in the USA

04 Apr, 2014 0 comments All life areas

Are you a gravity junky, always looking to take the plunge into your next free-falling fix? As any adventure enthusiast will tell you, location can mean the difference between the so-so and the whoa, whoa, WHOA. That’s why we’ve drawn up a list of a few of America’s best places for jumping out of a plane.

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