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Are you guilty? Common word and phrase crimes we commit

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George Strait and Ray Benson weather the fires of four decades

Strait recently raised millions for Hurricane Harvey victims His Texas Hill Country Golf Resort clubhouse perished in fire Every November since 2015, Country Music legend…


Knowing if you are Visual, Auditory or Kinesthetic can improve your life

Do you learn best by seeing, hearing or doing? Powerful techniques to improve your life Neuro Linguistic Programming or NLP is a powerful tool for…


Things to do when bored ten hours each week at work

Millennials (ages 21-24) are nearly twice as likely to be bored at work (38%) than Baby Boomers (22%) Years ago, I overheard a conversation between…


These unique ‘bird houses’ are popping up to fight crime

Good News Look around. It’s it a drone? Is it a security camera? No. It’s sort of a birdhouse! A surprising approach to crime fighting…


Holiday spending–Get a jump start on seasonal traditions now

Marketing campaigns are gearing up to open your wallet How not to fear your bank account statement on December 26th Holiday spending. Seven in ten Americans…


Comprehensive list to help you choose passions and pleasures

The important question you should answer for a better life Be more creative, spontaneous, and aware Ask yourself this important question: What can I do,…


Three things you can do to increase your self-confidence today

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Realizing the stages of grief can help at times of loss

Recognizing the stages of grief can help during times of loss or struggle. Every day millions of people face some loss, disaster or major disappointment. Death of…


H-E-B mobilizes Emergency Response Team to help Harvey victims

Long history of helping Texans during hurricanes and disasters Disaster Response Units and Mobile Kitchens dispatched to Victoria, Texas H‑E‑B Food/Drugs is donating at least…


Remembering Jerry Lewis–his thoughts on happiness and success

Died in Las Vegas at 91 American comedian noted for leadership with Muscular Dystrophy, partnering with Dean Martin, acting Jerry Lewis, “one of the 5…


Mom was embarrassed when 4-year-old calls stranger ‘Old Person’

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