Advanced Ideas for Sustainable Living
Do you have what it takes to live a life that is sustainable? Are you interested in becoming self-sufficient and relying on your own two hands to grow food and essentially live off the land? If that sounds intriguing, you might be a future homesteader.
Building Your Authority Status
Authority is defined as the power to influence others. When someone is an authority it’s assumed that they have extensive or specialized knowledge on a subject. They’re an expert. And here’s the truly important thing about authority – people buy from those that they consider to be experts. We buy from companies and people that we believe to be authorities in their industry.
Exit Strategy for Your Business
Eventually, due to a planned life change or an unexpected event, it becomes time for the final phase of entrepreneurship - exiting your business. If you haven’t planned for this moment, then it can take you quite by surprise. It’s not something you want to be unprepared for. If you don’t have an exit strategy you put yourself at the risk of undervaluing your company, losing control over the exit process or not meeting your personal, financial or business goals.
The Health Impacts of Money Stress
Stress is something that we have to live with. It’s a part of life and it can be helpful. When you experience danger, for example, your body releases hormones and creates a chemical response that gives you the ability to fight for your life or run like heck. Unfortunately, many people experience stress on a chronic basis. When this happens, these stress hormones constantly flood your system and over time they wreak havoc.
How to Transition to Being a Single Parent
It’s fair to say that most people don’t ever expect to become single parents. And it’s also safe to say that you’re never really prepared for the role. However, according to U.S. census records, there are now more than 13.6 million single parents in the United States and the number continues to grow. The number of single fathers is increasing, too; it’s not just women who are now responsible for the task of raising children by themselves.
Help Your Child Feel More Comfortable at the Dentist
National studies have shown that preschool-aged children are getting more cavities. More than one in four children in the United States has had at least one cavity by the age of four. Many kids get cavities as early as age two. The solution is to get your child to the dentist early. The best time to start is when your child turns one year old. There are many steps to take before you make the appointment...
Planning for Retirement
You’re on your own – Much more than ever before, you’re entirely responsible for your retirement. Pensions and social security aren’t something you can rely on in your old age. It’s up to you to save for your retirement. It’s not complicated but it does require planning and a course of action that you can and will follow through on.
Plastic & the Environment
If you stop to take a look around you right now, there’s a very good chance you’ll find more than a dozen items made from plastic. If you’re reading on your computer then your hands are on plastic. Pens, water bottles, cellphone cases, bags, and even clothing are all made from plastic. For more than a century we’ve had a love affair with plastic.
Small Space Gardening
Want to garden but not sure you have enough space to grow the fruits, vegetables, and herbs that you’re interested in? There’s a growing trend toward what’s called “small space gardening.” This is a type of gardening that maximizes both gardening technologies and design to generate the most produce in the least amount of space.
Taking Your Content Marketing to the Next Level
Once your content marketing is up and running and your website is growing at a steady pace, it’s time to take your content marketing to the next level. That means having more integrated content and using a wider variety of formats. Advanced content marketing also means working to strengthen your brand, voice, and personality because through that you’ll become more widely known. You’ll become the website and business that your prospects turn to.
Teaching Your Child to Be Money Smart
Children grow up to be adults. The lessons they learn as children will be carried with them as they become students, employees, husbands and wives, parents and grandparents. If they learn the lessons when they’re younger, the mistakes in adulthood are less frequent and less disastrous. Some of those lessons learned in childhood relate to love, work, and values.
Walking Your Way to Fitness
You walk every day. You walk to your car, you walk to your kitchen and maybe you walk your dog. It’s as natural as eating or sleeping, and you’ve probably been walking for a few decades. So it might surprise you to learn that this fundamental way of moving around is actually quite good for your health and wellbeing. There are an abundance of mental, physical, and emotional benefits to walking.
What is Melanoma?
Some types of skin cancer aren’t as easily treated and they’re growing in numbers each year too. According to the American Cancer Society there were about 120,000 new cases of melanoma diagnosed in the United States last year. It’s not the most common type of skin cancer but it is the most deadly. It kills almost 9,000 people in the United States annually.
Vegan Living: A Healthy Beginning
Veganism is growing in popularity. There are now one million vegans in America. It’s increased, along with vegetarianism, quite significantly over the past few years. Almost 70 percent of vegans are women. Almost half of people who are vegans started their new lifestyle because they saw a movie or read a book about the benefits of veganism or the downside of eating meat. And many vegans gradually transitioned to the lifestyle...