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The Power of Place-Based Learning

Education trends may come and go, but place-based education has grown in importance in recent years. Place-based learning uses the environment around you to learn. While place-based education may seem like a new concept, the idea of incorporating local issues and knowledge into an educational curriculum was the way children learned before formal schools were …

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3 fun activities to do with a paddle board

Everyone knows the importance of exercise. Lack of it leads to increased risk of heart disease and higher chance of physical defects, and poorer mental health as studies have shown the positive impact exercise has on improving mental health. It can be difficult to get ourselves motivated, as we all go through bursts of motivation …

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Five Ways to Save Money in Your Car

Owning a car is like a rite of passage for American teenagers. The excitement of turning the key in the ignition and taking off to your destination is a great improvement over riding shotgun. However, owning a car comes with many expenses.  To begin with, the one-time purchase of the car is a huge financial …

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Family Health

7 Ways on How to Help Your Kids to Cope with Stress

As children grow, their lives become increasingly stressful. The demands of school, extracurricular activities and sports increase, and many kids become stressed. Stress can make kids feel tired, nervous, anxious, and frustrated. Stress can be a problem for some kids and lead to feelings of anger, depression, or anxiety. Stress can lead to physical illnesses …

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Should You Use Sapele for Your Next Project?

If you’re a woodworker, DIY enthusiast, or professional craftsman, there always seems to be one question that takes forever to answer. What type of wood should you use? Sure, there are the staples to choose from: Oak, pine, hickory, teak, and various other woods. However, you may have heard of something a little more exciting …

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How to Remodel a Kitchen with Smart Appliances

1. What are smart appliances, and how do they work Smart appliances are those that are equipped with an embedded computer. This computer is used to control the appliance and also collect data about your use of it. The data, in turn, can be analyzed for a variety of purposes. Smart appliances range from refrigerators …

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Is a paddle board the perfect summer day out?

With so many in the UK looking for staycations there has been a big surge in demand for products that help you relax and enjoy your holiday whilst having fun. With many looking at beach-based adventures for their summer breaks during the pandemic, paddle boards have benefited from a big increase in interest as they …

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Tips for Staging Your Home Headed into Fall 2021

Ready or not, here fall comes. As late August approaches faster than we might have anticipated, those who have been looking towards selling their homes in the fall season are likely feeling the pressure. Autumn has historically been a popular time to sell a home, and now that many people are vaccinated and feeling comfortable …

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