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Window, Shutters and Hard Times. How to Start a Poetry Blog. Poetry has been a written art form that has survived throughout the ages.

How to Start a Poetry Blog

Today, many people still show an interest in poetry whether they are simply a reader or are a writer. Writers of poetry enjoy sharing their work with others and often look for venues where they can share their masterpieces. One way to share poetry as well as topics related to poetry is through the use of a poetry blog. Getting started with a poetry blog is simple enough that anyone, no matter their experience level, can create and publish one. For less experienced users, using a blog hosting website is usually the option they choose. Whether blog templates are used or the blog is built from scratch, there are a few options that should be considered when creating a blog. Additionally, blogs have the ability to allow authors to post photos and videos.

Secret OWL Society: Life Binder. My Life Binder is a map of my life and when I open it, I'm able to "point" and say, "I am here.

Secret OWL Society: Life Binder

" I created this out of the need to have something that gives me a tangible way to measure my progress from Point A (where I am now) to Point B (where I want to be) in all the different aread of my life and all in one organised place. I didn't want a million notebooks, sticky notes, pieces of paper, apps, google docs, etc. OWL-Hello Mid-February. Bullet Journal Updated Overview.

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How a Simple Mason Jar Can Bring More Gratitude to Your Life

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30 Unhealthy Foods You Mistake As Healthy and Their Surprising Swaps

We’re led to believe that unhealthy foods are healthy simply because of the overuse of trendy “diet fads” and clever marketing. Get Motivated! Neil deGrasse Tyson Lists 8 (Free) Books Every Intelligent Person Should Read. A Reddit.com user posed the question to Neil deGrasse Tyson: “Which books should be read by every single intelligent person on the planet?”

Neil deGrasse Tyson Lists 8 (Free) Books Every Intelligent Person Should Read

Below, you will find the book list offered up by the astrophysicist, director of the Hayden Planetarium, and popularizer of science. Where possible, we have included links to free versions of the books, all taken from our Free Audio Books and Free eBooks collections. The 2016 Reading Challenge. – Modern Mrs. Darcy. Devoted readers and aspiring readers: this list is for you if you love to read (or want to read more) but don’t believe reading is a competitive sport.

The 2016 Reading Challenge. – Modern Mrs. Darcy

If you need structure in choosing your books but don’t want to be pinned down. If you want to stretch a bit instead of forever reading the same author/genre/plot line. For the MMD challenge, read 12 books in 12 different categories in 12 months. Posts. Smoking and the Spiritual Life In Ask Deepak - On November 7, 2013 Question:

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Drug Abuse Counselors Are Needed... Start your training to be a Substance Abuse Counselor! The Spartan Monk 15-Minute Morning Routine. 5 Things That Happen When You Quit Eating Sugar. First, let’s set the record straight by saying that sugar in and of itself isn’t evil, per se.

5 Things That Happen When You Quit Eating Sugar

It occurs naturally in plenty of foods, including fruits and milk. With that being said, adding excess sugar to your dietary intake simply isn’t necessary. After you quit smoking, will your weight skyrocket, like so many others? New study tells all! Most smokers eat junk food nearly every day of their smoking lives because they know the cigarettes are already destroying most of their “healthy living,” so why bother to eat right, right?

After you quit smoking, will your weight skyrocket, like so many others? New study tells all!

There are 45 million smokers in the United States, and coincidentally, Americans eat about 50 billion hamburgers a year, so go figure. Here’s What Happened When a Guy in Amsterdam Quit Sugar for a Month. If you spend some time scrolling through your Facebook feed, chances are you’re going to come across a friend who is, given the typical Western diet, taking on a significant challenge: going 30 days without chowing down on foods with added sugar.

Here’s What Happened When a Guy in Amsterdam Quit Sugar for a Month

No soda, no sugary cereals, no Krispy Kreme doughnuts. That’s tough enough, but Sacha Harland, a member of the Netherlands-based Web video team Lifehunters, decided to ditch sugar—and alcohol, foods with artificial flavors or colors, and junk food such as pizza. He captured his physical and mental journey in the six-minute clip above.

RELATED: The World’s Largest Cereal Company Is Ditching Artificial Ingredients Harland gets a physical before embarking on the experiment, and it turns out he’s fairly fit—his cholesterol is just a little high. Harland’s friend isn’t the only one noticing how much sugar is in processed food. RELATED: See How Sick Sugar Can Make You When It's Hidden in So-Called Healthy Foods. ADHD treatments. Homemade Probiotic Deodorant – That Really Works! Probiotics. A buzzword within the natural health community. And rightfully so! Most health conscious individuals understand the positive effects on digestion that come from using probiotic foods and supplements.

In fact, the benefits of ingesting probiotics have been well researched and the craze is taking over. If you haven’t already heard of fermented foods, kefir, and kombucha you will soon. Emerging thoughts include the idea that probiotics can actually help improve the balance of bacteria on your skin, very similar to the way they are known to improve the balance of bacteria in your digestive system. Our skin is the largest organ in our body.

6 Reasons to Start Using Coconut Oil as Toothpaste. 6 Reasons to Start Using Coconut Oil as Toothpaste In a study to test coconut oil’s biocidal properties against the bacteria responsible for tooth decay, the oil proved to be quite effective. The action of coconut oil was tested in its natural state and after being treated with enzymes, in a process similar to digestion. The oils were tested against strains of Streptococcus bacteria, which are common inhabitants of your mouth. They found that enzyme-modified coconut oil strongly inhibits the growth of most strains of Streptococcus bacteria, including Streptococcus mutans, an acid-producing bacterium that is a major cause of tooth decay.1 It is thought that the breaking down of the fatty coconut oil by the enzymes turns it into acids, which are toxic to certain bacteria.2 Chief researcher Dr.

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