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3
Jun

Start a Community Garden

With so many benefits to starting a community garden, it’s amazing that you haven’t yet! Not only will you get to know your neighbors and feel great about working toward a common goal, but you’ll get to reap the benefits of what you sow (literally). Check out how to begin:   Organize members and pick a leader: You might want

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3
Jun

How to Make New Friends

Everyone feels lonely at times. Making friends can beat these lonely feelings and may also bring some fun and companionship to your life. Here are some friendship-making tips to try:   What about you? Work on your great qualities that give you confidence. They will shine and attract like-minded folks. What are you passionate about? Golf, crafts, the outdoors, swimming,

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3
Jun

Mental Fortitude

  The best golfers know that successful shots are as much mental as they are physical. A common way to increase your focus is to keep your mind centered in the moment. What type of shot are you playing? What is your target? Do you have a strategy for your swing?   At the same time, try to block those

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3
Jun

Hobby or Business?

You may make jewelry, sell baked goods, or do some carpentry. When you start selling these goods, the IRS may need for you to report this income. So, how do you know when it remains a hobby or becomes a business? When your hobby becomes profitable, it may be a business. The IRS offers some factors for you to consider,

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3
Jun

Hot Ramen Bowls   Serves 2 Ingredients: 1 tsp. sesame oil 1 tsp. olive oil 2 to 4 cloves garlic, minced 2 to 4 tsp. ginger, freshly grated ½ cup carrots, shredded ½ cup shiitake mushrooms, sliced (you can use other available mushrooms) 4 cups vegetable broth (you can use chicken, pork, or beef stock as well) 1 Tbsp. rice

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3
Jun

Quote Of The Week

“If you’re not stubborn, you’ll give up on experiments too soon. And if you’re not flexible, you’ll pound your head against the wall and you won’t see a different solution to a problem you’re trying to solve.”   ― Jeff Bezos

3
Jun

May Ends with a Retreat

Weekly Update – June 3, 2019 The Week on Wall Street Stocks struggled during a 4-day market week as the U.S.-China trade standoff continued to weigh on the minds of market participants. From the Friday, May 24 close to the Friday, May 31 close, the S&P 500 retreated 2.62%; the Nasdaq Composite, 2.41%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average, 3.01%. The

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28
May

Tiny Houses with Big Sustainability

  A tiny house is one that is built on wheels. This differs from a small house, which is 250 to 1,000 square feet and meets building codes with running water, heating, and cooling. The sustainability benefits are substantial with a tiny house. Here are just a few pluses:   Less space, less waste. It’s difficult to own a lot

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28
May

Journaling 101

There are so many benefits to journaling. It alleviates stress, gives you clarity, improves memory, and may actually make you a better writer. Check out a few tips to start journaling right away.   Write on paper. Get yourself a nice journal that you like and write in it. There are benefits to physically writing (versus typing on a keyboard)

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28
May

Stop Caring for More Control

It’s extremely common for golfers, pro or amateur, to have a hole or holes that they routinely play poorly. You know the ones; they aren’t just adding bogeys to the scorecard. In fact, it’s closer to a total meltdown. Hitting drives into the weeds, skulling chips, leaving balls in the bunker, and finishing things off with a putting exhibition might

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