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Let Your Mind Wander: Those “Travels” Are Good for You

Let Your Mind Wander: Those “Travels” Are Good for You

Candice Gaukel Andrews February 28, 2017 0

Mindfulness is a buzzword today. It refers to the notion that we should strive to keep our minds fully attending to and totally aware of what’s happening and what we’re doing on a moment-to-moment basis.

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Join Us on a Soft, Sunny Adventure in Europe’s Top-Rated Country!

Join Us on a Soft, Sunny Adventure in Europe’s Top-Rated Country!

Wendy Redal May 26, 2014 2

Nope, it’s not Spain. Not Italy. France? Mais non. Europe’s #1 country is… Portugal! That’s what readers of USA Today say: The newspaper has just announced its “10 Best” Readers’ Choice Awards, and Portugal

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A New New Year’s Resolution

A New New Year’s Resolution

Candice Gaukel Andrews December 31, 2013 6

It’s December 31, the eve of a brand-new year. Time for reflection on the past twelve months and dreams of how we’ll make 2014 even better. And that puts us into the territory of

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Kayaking Portugal’s River of Wine

Kayaking Portugal’s River of Wine

Wendy Redal December 5, 2012 0

With December’s chill enveloping northern Portugal’s Douro Valley, the searing heat of summer is a faded memory. The dark grapes, hanging heavy on the vines that terrace down the mountains to the river, have

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