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Five Weight Loss Applications that Work

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Your phone can be your greatest ally in your quest for weight loss. With hundreds if not thousands of weight loss apps available for download, often for free they offer all of the benefits of a personal dietician or trainer with none of the associated costs or hassle. The future belongs to self-motivation and self-help…

Ten Facts About the Pentagon

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The Pentagon is known to the world as the symbol of the U.S. Military.  From the outside, the five-sided structure that exudes power and mystery looks like a high-tech alien base that could flare at the bottom and lift off to space.  One wonders what goes on in the Pentagon with 60 years of monumental…

Banks’ Most Competitive Home Loan Deals

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The country’s biggest banks are using cheaper rates to entice home buyers into fixed-rate mortgages after the central bank’s decision to cut interest rates has been unsuccessful at stimulating activity on the property market. Approximately 90% of Aussie home loans are floating-rate mortgages, meaning that the rate cuts have not been so effective at boosting…

The Evolution of Transportation

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China has just launched its bullet train that has turned 21-hour trips into a 6-hour ride. Guangzhou residents now have the promise of being able to work in the more affluent city of Beijing. In Europe, charging stations have been installed on the streets for electric car users. While at a port in East Coast…

An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure

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In 1736, Benjamin Franklin stated that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure, referring to the importance of fire prevention in the time when fires were destroying Philadelphia. The saying can be applied to many other fields, but nowadays it is mainly used to highlight the importance of prevention in the field…

5 Reasons Why Everyone Needs a Two-Week Vacation

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In a world where everyone is constantly moving in a fast-paced environment, it’s important to take a break from time to time. Like batteries, people get drained out too. Some companies even give their employees a “forced leave” in order for them to rejuvenate and come back with renewed vigor and be better equipped to…

Nestle’s Environmental Goals

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The company who has given the world instant coffee, chocolate treats, cereals, and other food products aims to improve environmental standards to reduce its operational impact to the planet in the course of developing healthier products in a sustainable and profitable growth.  Nestlé has released a set of environmental goals that it wishes to achieve…

Don’t Waste That Whey

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As cheese makers sift out the milk solids, they’re left with a protein packed liquid called whey.  It can be re-used for another curdling cycle to make ricotta cheese, but the nutritious leftover has many other cool uses.  Here are some amazing kitchen and body applications for whey. Use it as a milk, buttermilk or…

Tips on How to Avoid Family Holiday Stress

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Although holidays are meant to be enjoyed, there are times when family holidays can take a toll on your health especially when there is too much stress going on. Among the things that can add stress to your holiday spirit are unhappy memories, changes in your life, and toxic relatives. These things can put a…

5 Tips to Get Hired, Fast

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It’s not so often that someone lands a job upon less than a month of sending out applications. Is there really a technique to it? Hiring experts say that there aren’t  It is how job seekers present themselves that could determine if they qualify or not. Here are some tips that could help you when aspiring…

5 Ways To Spice Up Your Sex Life

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In every relationship it comes a time when romance sometimes dwindles. We all know that when we first get involved in a relationship we go to various romantic dates and we show a lot of affection towards our partner. However, as time passes by we get to feel more secure with each other therefore the…

Learn How to Curb Unnecessary Spending

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Unnecessary spending is a common pitfall that many hard working people fall into. People have the tendency to purchase items that are not really needed. This kind of buying practice can lead to financial problems especially when it becomes a habit. It’s not that bad to have extra money lying around the house for emergencies…

Famous People Who Received Knighthood

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A knight is a man or a woman who had been given the title of Knighthood by a monarch for their loyal services to a royal family.  Traditionally in Europe, knights stood at the lower ranks of nobility and they’ve mostly acquired their position for chivalry. Since there are no more valiant horse-riding warriors to…

Online Shopping – the Best Way to Shop

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People are getting busier and busier and there is no time left for doing things the traditional way and even if there is, some things are better done in the comfort of your own home. Online shopping has become the most efficient way to shop – did you know that it was Pizza Hut who…