10 Easy Tips to Start a Zero Waste Way of Living

If you are looking for a way to be more eco-friendly, lead a healthier, greener lifestyle, or cut down on household costs, creating a zero waste home can help get you there. Zero waste is a movement that aims to send no garbage to landfills, but it is important to note that this lofty goal doesn’t mean a zero waste lifestyle is all or nothing. Any step made to minimize your waste output and conserve natural resources will make an impact by reducing your carbon footprint. If it sounds ha...
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Why is Health Insurance So Expensive?

There are always going to be affordable health insurance plans. However, health insurance is costly, and it does feel like the costs are rising year after year. Is there a reason why they are rising? Are elderly people to blame, or maybe families? In truth, there are two factors that are powering the rise in health insurance costs, and this article exposes them both.  Are Elderly People The Reason for High Health Insurance Prices? You may be forgiven for thinking that health insura...
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Indoor plant with four leaves sells for $8,000 in New Zealand

A buyer was willing to part with huge sum to secure the variegated minima amid a houseplant boom fuelled by the pandemicAn indoor plant with just four leaves has sold for more than NZ$8,000 (£4,000) in New Zealand, as the public’s passion for horticulture surges during the pandemic.Houseplants have become especially popular among millennials, experts say, many of whom are unable to nurture babies or pets due to financial and property constraints. Continue reading...
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BHT: The Antioxidant You Need To Know About

What Is BHT? BHT stands for butylated hydroxytoluene, it is a preservative and antioxidant that is used in skincare and cosmetic formulations to stabilize the formulation and prevent oxidation. BHT is a lipophilic or fat-soluble ingredient that is generally synthetically produced. While BHT is...
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Fantomas by Nasomatto

  The house of Nasomatto from the Netherlands has announced the launch of the new perfume Fantomas, the correlating details of which are kept secret for now. The creative art director behind the brand, Alessandro Gualtieri, gives us some hints about the character of the fragrance in the following videos.     "The new fragrance is the result of a research process aimed at causing the effect of... Read full article: Fantomas by Nasomatto from Fragrantica Perfumes and Colognes Magazine.
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What is Geraniol? Geraniol is a naturally derived fragrance that is derived from plants such as rose, geranium and citronella. It is mainly used to improve the scent of skincare and cosmetic formulations. However, geraniol has been linked with sensitivity in some people.  Geraniol is a terpene...
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Pregnant women in hospital with Covid-19 may not show symptoms, study finds

Analysis shows that pregnant women may be at a higher risk of needing admission to an ICUCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coveragePregnant women in hospital with coronavirus are less likely to show symptoms and may have a greater risk risk of being admitted to an intensive care unit than non-pregnant women of similar age, a study has found.The analysis, which encompassed 77 studies conducted globally and was published in the British Medical Journal, looked at 11,432 pregnant w...
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COVID-19 changed everything for California Realtors. Here’s how they adapted

"Every one of our priorities changed when COVID-19 hit," said Dave Walsh, president-elect of the California Association of Realtors, during the group's WomanUP! virtual conference.
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Why You Should Eat Cookies

There is no harm in eating cookies once in a while. You can have a variety of healthy cookies such as almond blueberry, double ginger or even gluten-free pumpkin and cranberry. If you are preparing your cookies at home, ensure that you have the right recipes so that you enjoy them once they are done. There are plenty of benefits that come with eating cookies. Below are several of them. They Facilitate Weight Loss The fact that cookies help individuals to lose weight is among the significant...
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Valentino Voce Viva

  Voce Viva is a new perfume by Italian fashion house Valentino, and it releases in September 2020. This is the first big launch since the perfume license of this house was taken over by L'Oréal. The launch is accompanied by the campaign, whose face is American pop star Lady Gaga. "Lady Gaga has always spoken up for celebrating differences and creating a world where everyone has a voice. He... Read full article: Valentino Voce Viva from Fragrantica Perfumes and Colognes Magazine.
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By Kilian Love Don’t be Shy Review’ish

Perfume PosseBy Kilian Love Don’t be Shy Review’ish So back at the beginning of our solitary confinement, Miss March was bugging me about this fragrance, did I have any, would STC get it back in stock because she wanted to smell what Rihanna smelled like.  I think my… Continue Reading → Perfume PosseBy Kilian Love Don’t be Shy Review’ish
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San Francisco rents are plunging to the lowest levels in 6 years, even as the US housing market stages a comeback

Jane Tyska/Digital First Media/East Bay Times/Getty Images San Francisco rents continue to plunge, according to new data from the real-estate platform Zumper.Rents in the city as well as other expensive havens like Manhattan are falling more than the country as a whole. However, data doesn't support online debates about a supposed death of cities.The US real-estate market remains strong in both cities and suburban areas.Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.Much of the US hous...
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Mom’s 2020 Wish List: What to Get Your Mother for Christmas

Within a few months, Christmas will be at the forefront once more. This makes it an ideal time to start early with gift shopping. This way, you can go on and shop before the holiday rush. Avoid the lines and the masses during Black Friday, and when the Christmas Sale hits. Start smart by buying ahead. As you plan, take note of that one special person in mind that was with you since day one. In this case, your mother. We will look at some gift ideas and suggestions for what to get you...
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10 Hacks To Make Your Home Greener

As building firms and contractors introduce new zero-energy homes, you’ll see eco-friendly properties popping up all over the country. If you’re on the lookout for a new home or you’re planning to relocate, choosing a zero-energy property could be a viable option. Of course, the vast majority of properties aren’t built to a zero-energy specification. However, this doesn’t mean that you can’t improve their energy efficiency. If you want to reduce your carbon footprint, making minor chang...
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The Past, Present and Future Workforce

By Lola Kakes As a “seasoned” Human Resource generalist, it is interesting to listen to all the pundits and professionals talk about the generational differences in the workforce.  That is not to belittle the fact that there are generational differences, but I believe most of those differences could be captured and utilized effectively if organizations would look to the past and the present to determine how they will get to the future. According to business surveys, there are currently 5 genera...
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10 Beautiful Ceiling Fan Styles That’ll Completely Transform Your Room

Are you moving or remodeling your home? Are you looking for ceiling fan styles that will keep you cool while adding a touch of sophistication to your spaces? Today’s ceiling fans do so much more than maintain airflow on a hot day. They can get hooked up to your Wi-Fi apps and be controlled by virtual home assistants. And they can provide light and style to an otherwise ordinary space. Here’s what you need to know about your options. 1. Farmhouse Style Ceiling Fans Rustic styl...
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Look inside what was once America's most expensive home, a Los Angeles megamansion that sold for less than 40% of its asking price after 3 years

The 38,000-square-foot home includes a 40-seat movie theater. Berlyn Photography A Los Angeles mega-mansion once listed for $250 million finally sold in October for $94 million — a 62% discount.When it first hit the market in January 2017, the Bel Air home was the most expensive listing in the US.Nicknamed "Billionaire," the extravagant property includes a helipad, five bars, a bowling alley, a 40-seat movie theater, an 85-foot infinity pool, and a massive candy wall.Visit Business Insider'...
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The richest people in America, ranked

Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters The 16 richest Americans in the Bloomberg Billionaires Index and Forbes Billionaires List are collectively worth more than $1 trillion. While tech moguls continue to dominate the top ranks, inherited wealth, like in the Walton family, also makes a strong appearance in the list.The four richest people in America are also the richest people in the world.On August 31, Elon Musk became the third-richest person in the world after Tesla stock split, causing shares to sha...
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34 last-minute beauty gift sets that look like you curated them yourself

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Soko Glam Well-curated beauty gift sets can save you time and money, so we rounded up 34 of the best beauty gift sets for everyone on your list, whether they're loyal to a particular brand or are looking to try new products. If you're down to the wire and don't have time to factor in shipping, this clever hack ensures they'll still have a gift to open.Looking for more gift ideas? Check out all Insi...
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Zoom billionaire Eric Yuan made $5 billion in one day as the videoconference company reports record earnings

Eric Yuan, CEO of Zoom Video Communications, in New York. Reuters Zoom CEO Eric Yuan made $5.2 billion Monday after his videoconferencing company reported record quarterly earnings, Bloomberg reports.Zoom said its revenue during the second quarter was 355% higher than it was during the same period last year, shattering analysts' estimates.Yuan, along with Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk, is among the highest-earning billionaires throughout the coronavirus pandemic.Zoom saw a major boost in market ...
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MAC X Selena On Sale

MAC x Selena is on sale at today! Deals: MAC Selena La Reina Lipstick $14 MAC Selena La Reina Lipglass $13 MAC Selena La Reina Eye Shadow Palette $24 MAC Selena La Reina Extra Dimension Skinfinish $25 MAC Selena La Reina Retro Matte Liquid Lipcolour $16 Where to buy Macy’s You may also enjoy... Banila Co Clean It Zero ReviewBenefit Lip Tint Hydrator for Summer 2014 YSL Tatouage Couture Matte Stain for Fall 2017NYX The Smokey Shadow Palette Review & Swatches The post MAC X ...
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Zoom billionaire Eric Yuan made $5 billion in one day as the video conference company reports record earnings

Eric Yuan, CEO of Zoom Video Communications walks on the street as he takes part in a bell ringing ceremony at the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York. Reuters Zoom CEO Eric Yuan made $5.2 billion Monday after his video conferencing company reported record quarterly earnings, Bloomberg reports.Zoom said its revenue during the second quarter was 355% higher than it was during the same period last year, shattering analysts' estimates.Yuan, along with Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk, is among the highest-e...
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Justin Bieber buys Beverly Hills home for $25.8M at steep discount

Overlooking Beverly Hills in Beverly Park, the 2.5-acre home has gone on and off the market since 2018 and was originally listed for $42 million.
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How to Overcome the 3 Biggest Challenges of Online Learning

It’s September, which means millions of young people around the world are headed back to school. Maybe. Sort of. It’s complicated.  Thanks to COVID-19, many schools have shifted entirely to remote/online learning or a hybrid model where some days students are in class physically, and other days they’re learning from home. Even if a school is gung-ho about starting the year with in-person instruction, there’s a possibility that its classes will eventually shift online if a COVID outbreak oc...
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Old Navy Is Paying Its Employees to Work the Voting Polls on Election Day

To address a nationwide poll worker shortage and encourage employees to vote, Old Navy announced today that it will pay its employees to work at the polls on Election Day and give workers up to three hours of paid time off on Nov. 3 to cast their ballots. It's part of a broader initiative by...
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My Way Giorgio Armani Review

The new fragrance My Way by Giorgio Armani represents a smart liaison between its popular and exclusive Prive line, which we immediately recognize by its stopper. My Way is not a brand exclusive, as it is sold next to the Si and Acqua di Gioia fragrances, but the similarity in its appearance with the perfumes from the coveted Armani Prive line gives a nudge to beneficial speculations about a possi... Read full article: My Way Giorgio Armani Review from Fragrantica Perfumes and Colognes Magazine...
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Neostrata Correct Overnight Anti-Pollution Treatment

I’ll be the first to admit that I don’t have a lot of experience with PHA’s.  I mostly love glycolic acid which is an AHA, or salicylic acid which is a BHA.  PHA stands for... Visit to read the rest of this article.
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Millennials are staring down their second recession — we want to find the financial planners helping them make the best of a crippling economy

Business Insider is seeking nominations for financial planners who work with millennials. Alexi Rosenfeld/Getty Images Millennials have limped from one recession to the next, with no shortage of financial challenges.Business Insider is putting together a list of financial planners who work with millennials.We want to hear from you about the best financial planners helping millennials sort out their money.Please submit your nominations through this form (or below) by Friday, September 25.Vis...
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Top 10 Best Crock Pot Meals You Don’t Want to Miss!

When you don’t have time to cook a dinner from scratch or just want to make life a little bit easier, a crock pot is the way to do it! In this article, we’ll be giving you 10 of the best crock pot meals that the whole family will love (and meals that don’t take... Read More » The post Top 10 Best Crock Pot Meals You Don’t Want to Miss! appeared first on .
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Will You Ring the Bell?

During Navy SEALs training, which is really tough, recruits can quit by ringing a bell three times. Then they get a shower and a hot meal, and they’re done with the struggle. No more physical ordeals. No more being wet and sandy. No more sleep deprivation. And no more opportunity to be part of a SEAL team. Afterwards the recruits who quit can offer up any reasons they want, but it doesn’t matter in terms of results. They’ve demonstrated that they will give up on the team, so the team gr...
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