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10 Romantic Places to Take Your Date in NYC

Spots where you can take the apple of your eye in the Big Apple to celebrate love.   New York City is arguably one of the most romantic cities in the country with its surplus of food options, quaint coffee …

5 Ways to Avoid Using Technology Before Going to Bed

Do you ever wake up in the morning and feel like you need 5 more hours of sleep even though you got a full night’s rest? It happens to a lot more people than you may think, and there is …

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What is Vaping and Its Health Risks?

You see the products everywhere: in stores, on advertisements signs, in the hands of people around you. They come in many forms and numerous flavors, but they all have one thing in come – tobacco. The Center on Addiction defines …

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3 Proven Strategies for Sticking to Your New Year’s Resolutions

It’s an age-old tale: You start off the new year eager to be a better you, maybe even a new you. You sit down at your kitchen table like someone out of a rom-com movie with a notebook and pen …

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10 Unique holiday-themed outings fun for the whole family in NYC

There’s nothing more magical than New York City during the holidays: trees are strung with twinkling lights, doors are decorated with glittering bows, snow gently falls across the night sky. The only downside is that while it can be breathtakingly …

How To Get Over The Intense GUILT Of Taking A Sick Day

The holiday season is in full swing and you’ve decided to take a sick day. Maybe you even have a sickday.com doctor en route to your apartment because you’re so wildly-affirmed in your sickness and inherently understand that you need …

The Gratitude Attitude: How Being Grateful Changes Your Brain

There is so much internet garble out there about gratitude. Especially this time of year.  “Practice gratitude” all the bloggers and essayists will endlessly preach to us from the great expanse of the internet. And yes, the sentiment of practicing …

7 Amazing Hacks To Keep You Healthy & Happy Whilst Traveling!

An expert reveals how to stay healthy while traveling.  It’s finally happened, ladies and gentlemen.  “What’s that?” I can feel you collectively asking me through the static screen of your respective laptops. “THE HOLIDAYS ARE UPON US!” I am rhetorically …

Everything You Need To Know About Assembling The Perfect First Aid Kit

“I need a first aid kit, I do. I just don’t know what ON EARTH to put in it?” My friend Ruba cried the other day. “I mean all real adults should have a first aid kit, right? And I’m …

Sick Day Hacks: 7 Restorative, At-Home Activities To Make You Feel Better!

Not feeling well, but unsure of what to do on your sick day? No worries. Keep reading. We got you! Greetings, New York City. Close your eyes and kindly allow me to set a scene for you. A Scene all …