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The Top Dog Names of 2017

The Top Dog Names of 2017

Rover.com, a network of pet sitters and dog walkers, dug into their database to release their annual dog names report for 2017. From Stranger Things to powerful women, America’s inspiration for dog names says a lot about what matters to us now. Top 10 Male Dog Names Max Charlie Cooper Buddy Jack Rocky Oliver Bear Duke Tucker…

Have a Green Christmas

Have a Green Christmas

(Netscape) This year, instead of wishing for a white Christmas, think green. An environmentally friendly holiday can be just as festive. Here are 15 ways to do just that. 1. Trade in those incandescent lights for LEDs, which use a fraction of the energy. 2. Look for recycled content in wrapping paper. This can be…

5 Rules to Follow When Ordering Fast Food

5 Rules to Follow When Ordering Fast Food

Go ahead and eat and enjoy fast food, but don’t stop counting calories when you’re facing that menu board. To keep calories in check, follow these five rules developed by Dr. Jessica Bartfield, an internal medicine physician who specializes in nutrition and weight management at Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, part of Loyola University Health System. Find…

6 Things to Do In The Morning to Boost Your Mood

6 Things to Do In The Morning to Boost Your Mood

(WellAndGood.com) Most people don’t exactly respond to the sound of their alarm with a loving pat and a leap out of bed. It’s more like walking groggily-eyed to the kitchen, following the siren call of the coffee pot. But those few crucial hours between getting up and arriving to work determine the mood for the…

5 Easy Ways to Stay Healthy

5 Easy Ways to Stay Healthy

A mental-health expert on how to keep anger, anxiety, and depression at bay through everyday habits. Good Sleep Research shows that people who go without enough good sleep (generally considered at least six hours a night) are up to six times as likely to become depressed as those who get good sleep. Good Sex Levels…

The Top 10 Snobbiest Cities

The Top 10 Snobbiest Cities

If you can tell a Malbec from a Merlot, eat arugula with a silver fork and spend weekends on your yacht, you’re rich — and probably a snob. And the chances are pretty good that you live in California. That’s the word from RoadSnacks, which used scientific data to determine which of the 250 largest…

The Top 10 Cities with the Best Jobs

The Top 10 Cities with the Best Jobs

If you’re looking for a good job — defined as one that offers 30 or more hours of work per week with a regular paycheck — head to our nation’s capital. For the third year in a row, Washington, DC is number one on Gallup’s “Good Jobs” rating, which ranks U.S. metropolitan areas that have…

Ten Fun Turkey Trivia Facts

Ten Fun Turkey Trivia Facts

They don’t call it Turkey Day for nothing. When Thanksgiving arrives this week, 90 percent of American households are expected to gobble down turkey during the holiday feast. As an appetizer, chew on these juicy tidbits of trivia bout the big birds: The turkey got its name by mistake. The British thought it was another…

Thanksgiving Pie Poll Results

Thanksgiving Pie Poll Results

A Men’s Health Twitter poll found theses are your Thanksgiving Pie Go-To: 44 percent-go for Pumpkin 30 percent-go for Apple 20 percent-go for Pecan 6 percent-go for some of each 42 percent-top it with Whipped Cream 37 percent-top it with Ice Cream 16 percent-want it plain 5 percent-top it with a mixture of Whipped and Ice Creams

The Most and Least Satisfying Jobs

The Most and Least Satisfying Jobs

If you’re looking for a job that brings satisfaction and happiness, then consider a profession in which you serve others, say researchers from the University of Chicago. The most satisfying jobs are professions that involve caring for, teaching and protecting others, as well as creative pursuits. Here are the top ten most satisfying jobs: Clergy,…

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