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This Awesome Rooftop Tent Sits On Top Of Your Car

If you would love to spend more time camping but don’t because of all the prep-work required, listen up because one aspect of it sleeping in the great outdoors just got much easier. iKamper’s rooftop tent comes with a king size mattress, fits up to four people and can be Read more

Marine Dog Veteran With Terminal Cancer Gets A Hero’s Goodbye

“Dogs’ lives are too short. Their only fault, really.” – Agnes Sligh Turnbull (author) There are few creatures more loyal than a canine companion. Perhaps this is never more true than on the front lines. No one would know this better than Marine veteran Jeff DeYoung. At the tender age Read more

Texas School District Approves Paddling As A Form Punishment

The Three Rivers Independent School District in South Texas recently approved paddling as a disciplinary means in schools. The new policy will allow for a principal or campus behavior coordinator to administer the paddling to children whose parents have given consent for corporal punishment to be used. It will take effect Read more

Handwriting Is Making A Comeback—here’s Why

With modern life revolving around computers and smartphones, people can now go months or even years without needing to take a pen to paper. This new handwriting-less world we’re living in is certainly convenient, but there is a growing push for handwriting to make a comeback—and the reasoning is far Read more

Study Confirms: A Healthy Lifestyle Can Increase Life Expectancy By Up To Seven Years

You already know that taking care of your health is essential to a long and happy life. A recent study not only backs up this belief, but even provides a measurable benefit to taking specific steps to improve the way you live. The University of Michigan Health and Retirement Study Read more

Mom Used Her Own Breast Milk To Make Brownies For Bake Sale

Who doesn’t love a school bake sale? Cakes. Cookies. Brownies. You get to enjoy awesome and delicious homemade treats while supporting a worthy cause. Right? Clear the way to the cupcakes! I’m coming through! Except you might want to think twice before biting into an ooey-gooey bake sale offering after Read more

One Man Had To Get A Toe Amputated After A Pedicure—here’s How To Stay Safe

A pedicure is a lovely, relaxing experience—until you lose a toe thanks to infection. It sounds like a fake internet horror story, but it’s actually true and happened to a man in Indiana. But don’t worry. There’s no need to give up your pedicure habit forever. You just need to Read more