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Google Home vs. Amazon Alexa

Google Home vs. Alexa

With all the research I did looking at these two products, I thought it would be worth sharing some of the things that helped me make my decision. First of all, Amazon Alexa has been around longer than Google Home. With that, Amazon has learned along the way and made some great improvements. However, Google

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Is Seltzer and Soda Water Bad For You?

I have seen a trend over the years with many in my circle moving to lower calorie cocktails and beverages. As we as a country move away from sugary drinks and cocktails, soda has been growing in popularity. This was even seen with the huge success of the SodaStream. If you are watching your sugar

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What is this Mercury Retrograde?

Mercury in Retrograde

You may have heard people talk about Mercury Retrograde and wondered what they are really talking about. The term actually comes from the study of Astrology, so many people readily dismiss it. Retrograde refers to an object moving backwards. What physically happens is Mercury zips around the Sun at a faster speed than the Earth,

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Pronto by Giada opens at Ceaser’s

Pronto by Giada

If you are heading to Las Vegas and you are a huge Food Network fan, then Giada’s new spot at Ceaser’s Palace is a great place to check out. Giada De Laurentiis, TV personality and celebrated chef, just opened her second restaurant in Las Vegas. Pronto by Giada is De Laurentii’s newest concept and makes

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What happened to Marcela Valladolid on The Kitchen?

In a post from October 18, 2017, Marcela, sharing little about what really happened, states, “The precise details are unnecessary and, in the words of Ms. Sunny Anderson, nunya business, but there are two things that are very important here, in this departure….” For weeks after her departure there were no real leads on what

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Enjoy Your Bendy Straws Before They Are Illegal!

This year, cities across the country will be putting bans in place to make plastic straws illegal. In Seattle, this law not only bans straws, but other plastic utensils as well. The ban aside, about 200 businesses have agreed to make the switch as part of an industry-led campaign, dubbed “Strawless in Seattle,” to prevent

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Lana Del Rey’s Lust For Life

Lana Del Rey is an American singer and songwriter who got her start under the name Lizzy Grant. After a failed career launch, she rebrander herself as Lana Del Rey. Known for her stylized cinematic quality, glamour and a little bit of darkness. Lana Del Rey didn’t get much attention until 2011 with her first album

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What is a Keto Diet?

Keto Diet

For our first food post, I thought I would talk about the newest diet craze. It’s called the Keto Diet. A keto diet is known for being a low carb diet where the body produces ketones in the liver to be used as energy. It actually has been around in different forms and has been