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Why I will not watch the Fifty Shades of Grey Movie

A couple of years ago, and after years and years of yo-yo diets, bingeing in front of the TV, and postponing outdoor walks it finally dawned on me: my body is not my own. As one gets older, things that used to be important seem...
by Nydia O
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6 Habits that Age Us

I really enjoyed reading this article I found in the Huffington Post by Grandparents.com, and I also love their tagline; it’s great to be grand. The article recommends breaking everyday mannerisms that can take 3 to 5 years ...
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The Blues on the Hill Experience

For over a decade, blues fanatics have organized 3 Summer concerts at McKelvey Park in Harlingen, Texas called Blues on the Hill. With the support of the city and sponsors this event has thrived albeit the challenges of  incle...
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The Fine Print Behind Pay Day and Title Loan Companies

Jennifer Carr Allmon, associate director with the Texas Catholic Conference visited Brownsville on June third as part of a trip to listen and document stories from the local community about their experiences with Payday or Titl...
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I Feel Better When I Wine – My Favorite Wine Quotes

              “Wine is bottled poetry.” Robert Louis Stevenson “Men are like wine, some turn to vinegar, but the best improve with age.” – Pope John XXIII “I cook with wine; someti...
by Nydia O
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