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Tips to Plan a Socially Conscious Wedding

The selfish bridezilla might soon face extinction –  many blushing brides now plan weddings that benefit others. From donating leftover food to renting “green” venues, couples are finding creative ways to improve lives as they start new lives together.CharityChoice, a nonprofit organization that promotes charitable giving, ..

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Turn Your Backyard Into an Outdoor Resort

This summer many people will spend vacation time at home instead of traveling. According to the American Lighting Association (ALA), with a few ..

Community Gardens Make a Bountiful Oasis for East ..

In the Horn of Africa, barren landscapes and dirt fields surround large riverbeds that are totally dry. Herds of goats and camels, tired and ..

Fee Transparency: Will We Know It When We See It?

The recent surge of anti-banking sentiment is clearing the way for a new age of banking where institutions must become transparent. But transparency ..

Lend a Helping Hand for Social Change in 2012

Political unrest, environmental crises and economic challenges on a global scale practically defined 2011. The Arab Spring ousted three iron-fisted ..

TLC Tips for Lawn and Garden Maintenance

Whether you’re considering the resale value of your home or are simply resigned to doing maintenance projects to keep your house in good condition, ..

Tips to Keep Fido From Feasting on Your Stuff

Pet owners love being greeted at the door by their furry companions – but coming home to see the sofa in chunks on the floor amid the smiling jowls ..

How to Prep Your Lawn and Garden for Autumn

As autumn colors set in this season, make sure your all-important home and garden upkeep checklist is ready.Although the lawn is often overlooked ..

Sweet Cornbread Shrimp Cakes With Mango Salsa Are True ..

Cornbread gets a tropical twist from a home cook in Knoxville, Tenn.Melanie M. is the grand prize winner of the 2012 Martha White®/Lodge® Cast Iron ..