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Practical tips and trends to help you live better from Shopper's Voice and the Shop Talk community.

Volunteering does the mind and heart good

  Every year, nearly 1 in 4 Americans or close to 63 million of us, volunteer. Like donating money, donating time ensures many community shelters, social service organizations, food banks, as well as universities, hospitals, political parties, and religious and environmental groups are able to deliver their services and meet their goals. Volunteering, however, also […]

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Travel spotlight: 7 sensational autumn getaways

  Back to school isn’t the most popular season to take vacations but if you dont have kids, they’re away at school or all grown up, it can be a wonderful time to travel not to mention potentially inexpensive. Higher longitudes may cool down around Labor Day but the West Coast and southern U.S. still […]

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Pet spotlight: Putting Fido and Felix on a diet

  People aren’t the only ones fighting a battle of the bulge. It turns out, in many homes, our pets are overweight or obese too. In fact, a recent study suggested that being too heavy cut up to 10 months off a dogs life particularly for breeds like Labrador Retrievers, Cocker Spaniels and Beagles with […]

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