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Is Chocolate Good for You?

Cocoa, known as “god food,” has been beloved by civilizations for centuries. It was considered an aphrodisiac and today, it’s consumed in large amounts. In fact, the average American eats about 9.5 pounds of chocolate each year. And this delicious dessert, when eaten in moderation, can have health benefits. Types…

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5 Steps to Achieve Summer Ease

With all the heat and seasonal events, it’s not uncommon for people to experience summer strain. If you’re feeling overwhelmed you can reduce this stress simply by embracing summer minimalism. Getting back to basics in your everyday routine can truly help you relax and feel more connected to inner self.…

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Healing Division on July 4th

Independence Day marks the birth of a revolutionary movement. It has been a long time since the United States declared its independence, and while we have achieved so much as a country, today we stand divided in so many ways. With the Declaration of Independence, delegates proclaimed the United States…

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Summer Vacation on a Budget

Planning family trips requires time and budgeting for expenses. By pre-planning your next summer vacation on a budget you avoid the stressful pitfalls of overspending, boredom, and loose ends. And it is something that you don’t have to take on by yourself. Listed below are some Mindful summer vacation on…

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Evolution of Fatherhood

Part of being a mindful father is striking the right balance between family and professional life. In the past, a father’s identity was based more on factors outside of the home than within it. But over the decades, the evolution of fatherhood is changing. Dads are typically taking on more…

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Let’s Celebrate Pride Month Together!

June is Pride Month for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer community. It’s a time for us to recognize centuries of struggles and celebrate the achievements that have been made in the past few years. This year, let’s learn something new and honor our country’s history with four Mindful…

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