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Enjoying Your Retirement: Things to Do Once You Leave the Workforce

In the United States, the average retirement age is 63 for women and 65 for men. This is the time when the older population leaves the workforce and enjoys the fruits of their decades-worth of hard labor. In some cases, people who retire have a hard time adjusting and adapting to the new situation. The …

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Parenting Through Separation: a Short Guide

Separation is difficult to go through. It involves a lot of emotional energy and financial resources. Everyone in your family is affected, especially your children. To help alleviate some of the difficulties of going through a divorce, here are a few tips to help you still be a good parent and co-parenting partner. Settle Matters Legally To …

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Avoiding Legal Trouble Overseas: What You Need to Know

Foreign travel can be a life-changing experience. You get to experience new places, people, cuisine, and culture. However, no journey is without dangers, especially when you’re visiting a country with a completely different lifestyle and culture than what you’re used to. When you’re visiting a country, it’s important to remember that some gestures or beliefs …

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How Social Connections Improve Seniors’ Health and Well-being

As we age, we gradually shed members of our social circle, which can significantly affect our physical and mental health. This is especially true for seniors who are experiencing loneliness amid physical distancing measures because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Loss of social support can result in situations where seniors are vulnerable to poor health outcomes …

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Why Living in a Tiny Home Can Be a Complicated Decision

Tiny homes have gained popularity over the years. There are articles, reality shows, and movements devoted to promoting the “tiny living.” Known as scaled-down housing, people in tiny homes are looking to live simpler lives by having less. The lifestyle is appealing to a variety of people, including young professionals and empty nesters. Tiny homes …

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What Should You Invest in If You Want to Feel More Confident About Yourself?

One can credit their success to their self-confidence. If you believe in yourself, your abilities, and your ideas, you will be motivated to do your best in everything you do. But contrary to popular belief, not all who are successful in their chosen careers started with great confidence. Even the most successful people often struggle …

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Facing the Emerging Anxiety Through the Music Community

The importance of mental health amidst the pandemic COVID-19 has become the government’s issue. World Health Organization (WHO) reported over 60% disruptions to mental health services following the tremendous increase in demand for mental health services. The anxiety of losing their job, a worsening economy, the lack of direct social interactions, their fear of being infected …

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5 Common Mistakes First-Time Horse Owners Must Avoid

Even if you have prior riding experience, owning a horse is a completely different story. Needless to say, having your own horse is a huge responsibility; one that you have to be fully ready for before you pick out your first horse. It’s impossible not to make mistakes, especially when you’re just getting the hang …

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