Top 8 Prepper Supplies for the Worst Case Scenario

We’ve all seen the TV shows, the YouTube videos and all the online articles talking about “doomsday”, the end of the world and a “post-apocalyptic” reality. Some of this stuff seems a bit outlandish and over-hyped but I admit that there is something in our human nature that causes us to contemplate the possibility of massive catastrophe. As human beings…

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10 Tips for Plantar Fasciitis Pain Relief

Picking up on an article I wrote previously that interviewed a number of Podiatrists and people with chronic cases of plantar fasciitis, I wanted to create a quick and easy article on the most specific ways to relieve plantar fasciitis pain. Top 10 Tips for Pain Relief from Plantar Fasciitis My research of countless Podiatrists and people suffering from plantar…

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The Best Products for Plantar Fasciitis Pain Relief

Plantar fasciitis really sucks! If you have had it or currently have it you know what I mean. I had plantar fasciitis for a number of months and it greatly hampered my life. Running, boxing, hiking, lifting weights, even walking to class – everything hurt and the pain in my heels and arches was so bad that I found myself…

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Some Ways of Discussing Gender Restroom Issues

Do you have an opinion on the topic of gender restroom access that is currently burning through the United States political landscape like wildfire? I don’t dwell on things like this too much in my daily life (let’s be honest, until recently you didn’t either), but this issue is so publicized and hotly debated, at this point it is almost…

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The Decay of American Culture Illustrated by Google 2015 Search Trends

It seems that every generation in the United States perceives that the present situation is the worst it has ever been. People have been talking about how corrupt, sinful and immoral society is since before the founding of our country. This is true of other nations as well. There seems to be this built-in perception that society is in a…

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Quotes on Faith From Inspirational Leaders Worldwide

Faith is one of those things I work to cultivate on a daily basis. Not only does a daily cultivation of faith in our creator bring us the blessings of nature, but it connects us with the almighty power that is God. It is faith that satisfies the illogical craving which produces the ultimate disappointment and pain associated with hope….

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Delaying Gratification & Why It Makes You a Better Person

The more “civilized” and “progressive” any society gets, the more quickly the people in that society can access things they want. Looking back over history, as cultures became more civilized, they accrued more assets, more wealth and more options in their daily lives. The same is true in the United States today. Fifty years ago if you wanted your dinner…

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Thoughts on Living a Life of Meaning by Mahatma Gandhi

Nonviolent civil disobedience is a concept that interests me. Within it, I can see a whole world of possibilities for pressuring others to do as you want them to do. It’s amazing what a peaceful, but persistent and passionate nudge in a singular direction can accomplish over time. Mahatma Gandhi is perhaps one of the most noted proponents of nonviolent…

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Why “No” Should Become Your Default Answer in Life

The number one reason I hear for people not having the time, energy or ability to do something positive for themselves is commitment to other people. Jobs, kids, spouses, church groups, social plans, you name it, they all required time, effort and energy. Unfortunately, when you stop to pay attention, the more you say “yes” to any of these things,…

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Selfies and Other Captured Moments Matter and Why You Should Have Them

The sky was pouring sheets of rain and there I was running down the street at 3:00AM in Paris, France. My phone was dead, my plane was set to depart in just a few hours, I have only memory to help me find my hotel which is miles away, and since Uber isn’t an option and the taxis just aren’t…

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