How to Go Vegan in 9 Easy Steps

SURPRISE! The blue-haired hippie is a vegan! Who'd have guessed it, right? There are a number of reasons why people go vegan, which is a post for another day, but in this one I'm going to assume you already have your reasons and are ready to take the plunge. Making a change like this can be really intimidating, especially when you realize that vegan is a lifestyle and not just a diet. But you're not alone! I'm here to walk you through all the basic steps. ...more
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The Internet Thinks I Peel Bananas Wrong

The internet recently brought to my attention that I peel bananas wrong. I watched the video intently, as some guy demonstrated the right way to do it (i.e. the way a monkey does it.) I made a mental note to try this method ASAP, as I’m not in the business of purposefully doing things wrong....more

Getting the White Picket Fence You've Always Wanted

Image via Flickr by rkramer62The house. The kids. The dog. The white picket fence. It's all part of the American Dream. But you don't have to wait around forever for that white picket fence. With this DIY guide, you can have your dream fence built over a weekend -- and have fun building it yourself, too!...more

How To Support Your [Blogging] Community

MrsTeeMrsTeeLoveLifeLaughterJoining an Online Community or Facebook Group is only the first step but there are several other things needed to be an active support to that community....more

How to Make a Perfect Cup of Iced Coffee

There is nothing like a cup of really good iced coffee on a warm summer day. You know you are in for a treat when the barista hands you a cup filled with liquid that sparkles like a dark diamond. Taking that first refreshing sip, the flavors slowly blossom, starting with the robust, toasted notes of the coffee beans and ending with a slightly sweet flavor that lingers on your lips. There is no need for sugar or milk; with one sip, you are totally in the moment. ...more
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How to make your plate bigger

The simple answer?  You don't need to.  Whatever your plate size, whatever you can handle -- without going insane or coo-coo, is okay. THANK YOU, SOCIAL MEDIA! ...more

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How to Get Back in Shape After Pregnancy

Having a baby is a true blessing and there is nothing better than bringing a new life into this world. However, the little ones will do their best to ruin our figures and it's up to us to get back in shape. Recovering after pregnancy is not an easy task and it will take time to achieve the desired result. But as long as you are determined and persistent you can succeed....more

Are you a CEO trapped in the mind of an Employee?

When I first began my journey as an entrepreneur, I was exposed to many challenges. The most prevalent of those challenges was my own inability to conform from the mindset of an employee into the mindset of a CEO. Although I had the desires to run my own company and build a successful organization, there were still parts of me that were ingrained with the employee mentality....more