Here’s a Smart Way to Reduce Gun Deaths That Many Gun Rights Advocates Actually Support
Mass shootings make the headlines, but the majority of all gun deaths—nearly two-thirds each year—are actually suicides. Nearly half the people who kil ...
Add These 20 Cities To Your Bucket List
When you think of American tourism, certain locations come to mind: the bright lights of New York City, the palm trees of Southern California, the nostal...
In Photos: The Seed-Saving Farmers Who Pass Down Land to Their Daughters
In northeastern India's mountainous state of Meghalaya, youngest daughters inherit the land—and the ancient food heritage of their mothers.
Boys & Girls Club News: January 10
Thank You Home Depot! In 2018 we will be able to serve many, many more kids and that wouldn't have been possible without the help The Home Depot ! The Home Depot in Reading brought their staff, local contractors, and with an investment from Epsilon we were able to build out an Art Room, STEAM Lab, & Pre-Teen Room! Thank You Julie Smith-Galvin & JSG Communications! Our friends from JSG Communications gave us a wonderful surprise when their CEO Julie Smith Galvin donated $1,000.00 to our Clubs for environmental and energy conservation programming! Stoneham Club
Plastics Recycling is Working: Here's Why (Op-Ed)
There are many misconceptions about recycling, some extending back decades, but U.S. "waste" plastic is now a near-billion-dollar business — and the reason is that recycling works.
10 Must-Have Agriculture Apps That Will Make You More Efficient In 2016
I guess this mobile app frenzy isn’t a short-lived fad after all. Consider in 2010 there was a …
How to transplant a tree
A gardening expert offers tips for digging up a tree, moving it to its new home and re-planting it — all without killing it.
5 Powerful Self-Care Tips for Abuse and Trauma Survivors
by Shahida Arabi, originally posted on Self-Care Haven Being a trauma survivor is a challenging journey, but it is also an empowering one. Trauma acts as the catalyst for us to learn how to better engage in self-care and introduces us to endless modalities for healing and expressing ourselves, enabling us to channel our crisis into our transformation. Most importantly, it gives us access to connect with other survivors who have been where we are. It is in these validating communities that we tend to find the most healing, even outside of the therapy space. Here are some tips I’ve lived by that can benefit the healing journey of those who have been through trauma and abuse 1. Positive affirmations In order to reprogram our subconscious mind, which has undoubtedly been affected by…
How to Turn a Dozen Eggs into 5 Workday Lunches
Hard boiled eggs are your new best friend for protein-packed, easily portable lunches.
10 Ways to Save Pollinators and Protect Our Food Supply
You can help save pollinators. Here are ten ways you can directly help pollinators and support National Wildlife Federation’s efforts to protect and restore these critically important wildlife species.