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Travel
 

From carnival to Corcovado, check out Rio’s must-see sights

Few cities in South America possess the exotic cache of Rio de Janeiro. And whether you go to savor the excitement of a carnival event or to bask in the solemnity of the towering Christ the Redeemer statue that towers over Braz...
 
Green Living
 

Why invest in insulation during a renovation?

When it comes to enhancing the value and comfort of a home, most homeowners will opt to address the cosmetic features of a home when completing a renovation project. Yet, it’s often the things that homeowners don’t ...

 
Food-Recipes-Entertaining
 

Ditch the New Year’s resolution and make 2014 a delicious, well-balanced eating revolution

The New Year’s resolution is an annual tradition for many Americans. But year after year, Americans throw themselves into a harsh new routine of extreme weight loss and diet, which leaves little room for success. In fact,...
 
Finance
 

How to diversify your retirement portfolio in ways you might not have imagined

Many investors are taking more control of their financial future by investing in alternatives to the stock market including real estate, land, promissory notes, oil and gas. Sue Jensen of New York grew frustrated after watching...
 
Lawn-Garden
 

How to personalize your backyard with a beautiful concrete path

Paths provide the practical purpose of connecting two or more locations but a well-made walkway that will stand up for years can enrich the natural landscape of a backyard and complement the exterior look of a home. While tradi...