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Mortgage Professionals See Increase in Housing Market

Mortgage Professionals See Increase in Housing Market

The American housing market continues to look strong as we enter the fourth quarter of 2012. With an all-time low 30-year fixed rate mortgage rate of 3.40% the housing market also appears to be lifting off the ground. Add the increasing home buyers purchasing power today and buyers are realizing the low mortgage rates will […]

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Benefits of Meditation for Mental Health

Benefits of Meditation for Mental Health

This was written by Kelli Cooper of Solstice Chinese Herbal Medicine. Our mental health is precious and many of us do not attend to it as well as we should. While it is natural to experience stress, doubt, anxiety, fear and other negative emotions, they do not have to overwhelm us. There are ways to reduce […]

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Career in Geology

What might a career in geology involve?

This was written by Steve Hanigan of Engineering Geology consultants. What is geology ? Geology is the study of the materials that make up the Earth, the processes that shaped them into their present form, and the history of those processes as they occurred throughout the ages. If you wish to study geology, you must possess […]

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Eco Friendly Environment for Your Nursery

How to Make an Eco Friendly Environment for Your Nursery

This was written by Alyssa Clarke of Born Rich. Once you become a mother, you will need to take care of very minute things related to the health of your baby, ranging from clothes to toys, from cots to linens. Here we shall be discussing about the things you need to keep in mind while setting […]

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Eco-Friendly Office Design Tips

Eco-Friendly Office Design Tips

This was written by Kelli Cooper of Empire business furniture. Office buildings account for a large chunk of energy use and in the effort to go green, the onus is on the business world especially. Being a better friend to the environment is also good for your wallet and there are several ways that offices can […]

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Water Coolers

Top Reasons Why Mains Fed Water Coolers are Your Best Bet

This was written on behalf of Watering Well. There is always a dilemma between choosing what to buy, a bottled water cooler or a mains fed water cooler. The same may not happen while buying an instant hot water boiler though. But while deciding between a regular bottled water cooler and a mains fed water […]

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How to Handle Home Appliances in an Eco Friendly Manner

How to Handle Home Appliances in an Eco Friendly Manner

This was written by Victor Daily of Eljo. The world we live in today is polluted, abused and degraded by no one else but us; the human race. We have turned certain parts of our planet almost into wastelands. Carbon emissions are going up every year, billions of gallons of water go to waste, millions […]

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Uruguay President José Mujica

Translation of Rio +20 Summit Speech by Uruguay President José Mujica

Thank you to Veronica Pamoukaghlian, creator of The Wander Life Blog, for sharing this translation with us.  The following is a translation of the speech given by Uruguay President José Mujica at the Rio +20 Summit on June 20, 2012 in front of representatives of 139 from around the World.  To all of the authorities present […]

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Importance of Sustainable Agriculture

The Importance of Sustainable Agriculture

This was written by Dan Hart of Vellag.com. As agriculture, like every other global industry, continues to expand, the need to ensure that farming is conducted sustainably is becoming more and more important. Sustainable farming covers many aspects, all of which must be addressed if the agricultural industry is to continue to expand in such […]

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5 Tips for Improving Your Body Image

5 Tips for Improving Your Body Image

This was written by Kelli Cooper of Crossroads Plus Size Dresses. Living in a culture that places such a high value on appearance can be difficult. Adding to this difficulty is the fact that we are promoting a standard of beauty that literally does not exist as photos and advertisements are so heavily airbrushed they cease […]

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