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Make Black Friday and Cyber Monday Work For You

The morning after is never easy. We feel bloated, lethargic, and maybe even a little under the weather. The fact is, we ate too much on Thanksgiving and even though it was everything we could have hoped for, and probably more, our bodies are thanking us in their own sadistic ways. Well, what better way…

Let's Be Thankful This Thanksgiving

Somehow it’s been an entire year since last Thanksgiving. It feels impossible not only because last year’s “Best Day of the Year” – a title Thanksgiving should hold into perpetuity – feels like yesterday, but because so much has happened in the last 12 months that it feels like this week kind of sneaked up…

How to Smile Through The Changing of the Seasons

It used to be that the end of the day marked the start of a beautiful sunset, or at least a few last hours of outside-time. Not anymore. Times (and the clocks) have changed and now the end of the day is marked by night. Dark, sun-less night. This can have a lot of negative…

Optimize Your Immune System Against Illness

Our office is small enough as it is, but when the majority of the people don’t show up, this place becomes a ghost town, and that’s exactly what happened earlier this week when only three of my company-mates made it into the office. No, they weren’t all playing hooky (your secret is…

What To Do With The Time That Daylight Saved You?

You know, as a blog that is focused on, among other things, helping you save time, it feels like this weekend was gifted to us like manna from heaven. As most, hopefully all, of you know, we moved the clocks back an hour last night. This has two immediate impacts: 1. It makes sunset an…

Do Yourself A Favor: Beat The Lines On Election Day

Tensions are running high, people. We’re just five short days from the election and you can practically smell the anxiety in the air. In fact, this palpable anxiety will resonate with every voter out there and, dare I say it, even bridges party lines. What am I talking about? Voting lines, obviously. Voting lines,…

Mind-Blowing Halloween Idea: Take Off Your Mask

We often think of Halloween as our one chance every year to dress up. To put on a mask and pretend to be something, someone, we’re not--and sure, if we take it to the logical extreme, it makes perfect sense. When else can we dress up as Batman, or a cartoon character and be…

Falling For Change

I know it may not feel like October right now, but the calendar don’t lie. We’re inching up on November and as we continue our methodical march, regions all over this great land are starting to see the shift. Leaves are changing, days are getting shorter, and by golly, the temperatures are supposed…