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Women Overpack By 26 Items

I don't see a problem with this...at all.

The average woman overpacks her vacation suitcase by 26 items.

According to Daily Mail, a new study found that a woman needs an average 34 items of clothing for a week-long break but packs 60 'just in case', which means almost half of the contents of her suitcase will remain untouched

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How To Erase Embarrassing Memories

I can honestly say I wouldn't erase my embarrassing memories.  They keep me from making the same mistake again!

However, according to Daily Mail, a new study found that we can erase embarrassing memories

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Public Schools to Teach Cursive Writing

What do you think?  Is cursive still important to teach kids? ~Erin

According to the Indiana Department of Education, cursive is becoming obsolete.

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Teacher Uses Angry Birds to Explain Projectile Motion to Students

What do you think of teachers using video games and such as a teaching device?  ~Erin

With over 200 million downloads to mobile devices, Angry Birds is a full-fledged phenomenon. Now an Atlanta teacher has found a way to use it as an educational tool as well.

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Specs On New iPhone Coming This Fall

I just got the iPhone 4 yesterday, and now this comes out!  I am not going to upgrade, simply because this phone is more than I will ever need.  Will you upgrade when the iPhone 5 comes out?

The Wall Street Journal reported this week that the next generation iPhone will be coming out in the fall.

The

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5 Years And I Haven’t Burned Down The House!

Today is a big day for me, it was 5 years ago that I closed on my very first home. 5 years and I haven't burned it down yet - I have flooded it, started it on fire (major oops), painted, repainted, demo'd - It's been puked on and chewed up by the dogs -  I have mowed and cleaned tirelessly...BUT its all mine. 

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We Are Eating More Calories – Find Out Why

I have been working out and kind of counting calories, and found this interesting.

According to the Daily Mail, researchers at the University of North Carolina found that the average American eats 570 more calories a day than they did in 1977

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Women Lose Their Confidence at 46

I have a few more years!!!

Even Courtney Cox, who is 47, and looks pretty darned good, said that her mid 40's are a difficult time.  She's not alone.

According to Daily Mail, researchers found that age 46 is the point when a woman's confidence drops and she begins to feel uncomfortable with her looks

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Women Get Squeaky Around Hot Men

This cracks me up.  I believe it.  I am not the kind of woman who turns into mush around an attractive man.  I like to think I am strong and confident.  So, ladies, I hope you don't judge me when I say I sometimes have gotten 'giggly' around hot guys

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Boy Or Girl, If You Could Have Only One?

A new Gallup survey suggests that Americans, if they can have only one child, prefer that it be a boy. About 40 percent said they'd rather have a boy, while 28 percent said they'd rather have a girl

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4 Guys That Women Always Fall For

According to Men's Health, these are the four types of men that women always fall for.

I could see that.  I always used to go for big guys who were "intelligence challenged."  I think because they were safe, and I knew I wouldn't get my heart broken.  I thi

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Shopping Really Does Make You Happy

I remember as a kid, having something bad happen, and my Mom would take me shopping.  Retail therapy we called it.  I still do it.  If I have a bad day, a "prize" makes me feel better.  It doesn't have to be something expensive, but it makes me feel happy

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