Category Archives: Special Interest

Yoga: Most Successful Product of Globalization?

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*Note: The following is a guest post by Robert Hendriks, writing in behalf of https://www.dr-discount.nl/

The rise of yoga can hardly be overlooked. Chances are that recently someone you’ve spoken to has mentioned regularly pinching himself in turns on a yoga mat. In our modern era, yoga is no longer just for hippies. Your grandmother, your neighbor, or your boss may belong to the ever-increasing worldwide and diverse group of people involved in improving their health on yoga mats. It can’t be called hype any longer. Since yoga pants, mats, and lessons are demanded by everyone from young professionals to retirees, there has been a true yoga industry emerging.

Wildlife Sanctuaries

Sea Turtle

Wildlife sanctuaries provide a place of refuge and safety for abused, abandoned, injured, or captive wildlife. They are engineered to provide dignity and peace as these animals live out their lives.

What to Know About Organic Wine

organic wineThere are a lot of wines that qualify as eco-friendly wines and a great deal of diversity about what does and does not qualify as organic. Unfortunately, not all wines claiming to be organic are fully organic. Labeling inconsistencies don’t exactly help either.

20 Ideas for an Awesome Staycation 

family campingSummer is nearing, and thoughts for many are turning to taking a vacation. But traveling to a beach-lined boardwalk, tropical island resort, or one of Mickey’s amusement parks aren’t your only options. This summer why not think outside the box and plan an awesome staycation?

Small Business Saturday – November 29th

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Once you’ve recovered from your Thanksgiving turkey and early morning Black Friday shopping adventures, there’s one more shopping excursion you might want to consider, Small Business Saturday. This important shopping day, which takes place on November 29, 2014, helps raise awareness about small local businesses in your community – the very ones that are often overlooked during the holiday shopping fervor in favor of mall kiosks and big box stores.

Wake Up Times of Famous Writers

Aspiring writers across all genres might find the Brainpickings.org infographic charting the sleep habits of famous writers of great interest. For instance, did you know that writers who wake up earlier receive more awards on average while those who wake later produce a greater volume of works?