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A New Reason to go to Starbucks


We’ve all been there. You walk into a coffee shop with your computer and cell phone.  You scan the room for the location of outlets and try to find the perfect spot.  Unfortunately, sometimes that requires sitting in an awkward position or having your cell phone charger hanging in a delicate position.  Before you can take a sip of your coffee, someone walks by and you have to wonder if they’ll notice your cell phone wire in their path.       Fortunately... Read More




Have you ever read a YELP review that dictated your decision on whether or not you go to an establishment? If you answered yes then that’s a BIG MISTAKE!  It’s one thing if an establishment has nothing but bad reviews but the occasional bad review simply means that you can’t please everyone and there’s always [...]

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Emerald City: Add a Little of 2013’s Color of the Year to Your Space


Pantone, the authority on color for the world of design, has named emerald the hue of 2013. Pantone describes emerald as, “a lively, radiant lush green.”

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Five Simple Tips to Jazz Up Your Salad


Lettuce is for rabbits, salads are for those who are looking to eat healthy and still feel full long after lunch. The great things about salads are there are no rules, they are very portable and can become a complete and balanced meal in one dish. Here are some great ingredients to help build the [...]

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Chili for When It’s Chilly: Six Easy Recipes to Warm You Up

The final stretch of winter is here! The good news is spring is just a few short weeks away. In the meantime, here are six easy chili recipes to warm you up. Black Bean, Corn & Turkey Chili Ingredients: 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1 pound ground turkey 1 large onion, chopped (about 1 cup) 2 [...]

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