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Find out why I gave Madeleine Thien’s novel five stars.

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Why should you be kind? Click here to find out. Plus 25 kindness ideas.

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Do you make New Year resolutions? Read this post to find out what we are doing instead of making promises

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The path to forgiveness can be difficult and painful. But did you know it can also free you? This is what we found.

Feeling a little blue? Here are 20 fun ways to get your groove back.

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What do you think about the reversal of Roe v Wade? Read our new blog post & tell us your opinion

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We read The Murderbot Diaries by Martha Wells. Read our review

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We did a blog exchange! Read Midlife It’s Tera Johnson-Schwarz’ post about her midlife journey.

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What does self-love mean and how can we love ourselves, Read how we are choosing love this month

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My family has a new gift-giving tradition. A homemade Secret Santa.