16 Hidden Natural Wonders in the U.S.

Land that moves like oceans, ethereal forests drenched in green — the US is full of incredible geographical features and ecosystems. If crowds aren’t your thing and you’re looking for an adventure that’s off the beaten path, there’s more to the American landscape than Niagara Falls.

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The Beginner’s Guide to Running a 5k

Not a runner? Not a problem! A 5k is surprisingly manageable. Here’s how to rock your first race, even if you’ve been rocking the couch for the last few years.

5 Self-Care Practices to Keep You Sane During the Holidays

It’s only December 7th and yet, the holidays are here. In fact, it may feel to many of us that the holidays have been here for quite awhile now. For as joy-filled and light this season may be for most, the season of giving also brings with it a certain amount of stress (ok, maybe a lot of stress) and pressure.

The Best Eco-Friendly Gifts for the Holiday Host or Hostess

Whether you’re staying with family on Christmas Eve or attending a Hanukkah party hosted by a friend or co-worker (or any other possible holiday event) it’s customary to bring along a small token of your appreciation for your host and/or hostess. But the question remains: what to bring?

How to Sleep Better

Sleep… we all want it, we all need it. Along with food, water and movement, it’s one of the most essential aspects of a healthy lifestyle, yet when it comes to improving our sleep habits and getting enough sleep, many of us allow adequate rest to take a backseat, making sleep an afterthought in our busy, hectic lives.

10 Ways to Help Save Our Oceans

With a staggering 8 million tons of plastic ending up in the ocean each year, it’s safe to say we have some work to do to clean up our act. The good news is there are tons of small changes we can make each and every day to live a little more eco-consciously.

Breakfast with a Giraffe: Touring Giraffe Manor

If you’re suffering from a major bout of wanderlust, grab your passport — Giraffe Manor in Kenya offers an up close and personal experience that’s downright bucket-list worthy.

How to Make a Holiday Simmer Pot

What if filling your home with the classic scent of the holidays — of spicy clove and ginger, warming orange and allspice, and exotic star anise and cinnamon — didn’t require an army of candles with potentially hazardous faux scents? Meet the simmer pot.

13 Eco-Friendly Companies to Shop this Holiday Season

As the holiday season approaches, it’s time to put some thought into your shopping list. Luckily, there are plenty of ways to be eco-minded and a thoughtful gift giver this season without compromising your values.

The Best Places to Shop on Small Business Saturday

 On Small Business Saturday, shoppers are encouraged to “Shop Small” by supporting the local and small businesses they love. We’ve rounded up a few ideas for planning out your local and small holiday shopping list.

DIY Dried Citrus Garland for the Holidays

Using a couple of fresh oranges, some baker’s twine, and a little patience during drying time, you can make a gorgeous citrus garland that not only looks stunning, but smells pretty incredible as well.

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