Summer

The joys of summer are many, from beach or poolside fun to outdoor exploration to backyard barbeques and vacations with loved ones. Soak up summer!
Patience in the garden
Life Advice

One of the Best Things a Garden Can Teach You

How one woman found friendships and memories through her green thumb. 

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Summer gazpacho
Recipes

3 Fresh Ways to Enjoy Late-Summer Tomatoes

Tomato season ain’t over ’til it’s over. Celebrate every juicy bit with these easy, flavorful ideas.

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End of summer
Positive Living

How to End Summer on a Positive Note

Tips for approaching the end of the season with gratitude. 

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Summer reading
Life Advice

How Reading Can Make You Happier

Turn the page on a new outlook on life.

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A divine light seen from underwater.
Angels

A Little Girl's Glimpse of Heaven

She was taught to believe heaven wasn't real until a timely accident proved otherwise.

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A family enjoying a summer lunch together outdoors.
Aging Parents

4 Tips for Dealing with Summer Heat

Older adults are at heightened risk for heat-related illnesses, so prevention is key.

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Summer fruit pizza
Dinner

4 Easy Ways to Freshen Up Dinner with Fruit

Celebrate the bounty of summer by adding a sweet flourish to your evening meal.

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Blue water effect
Life Advice

Why Water Is So Calming

Water is such a universally soothing phenomenon that scientists call its peaceful effects “Blue Mind.”

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Living Longer, Living Better

3 Ways to Enjoy the Summer Sun Safely

Sun protection is important, but so is enjoying the warmth of summer. Here’s how to embrace both.

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A woman suffering with allergies sneezes
Health and Wellness

8 Allergy Myths and Facts You Need to Know

We spoke with Dr. Clifford Bassett, spokesperson for the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, to get the truth about allergies, and to debunk some harmful myths surrounding them. 

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