The holiday season brings with it many joys but also one huge downer: stress! While there can be many stressful factors over the holidays, none is quite as universal as shopping. Whether you’re trying to create memorable holiday decorations or finding the perfect gift for that special someone, shopping at the holidays can be a pain. The good news? It doesn’t have to be! Here are some tips to decrease holiday shopping stress.
Posted by Snap Greene | Posted in Pop-arazzi | Posted on 03-12-2013
Have you heard the news? Don’t worry, because I’m going to tell you all about it! This very blog you’re reading right now was recently featured in Ladies’ Home Journal! Wowee! Laura McHolm, cofounder of NorthStar Moving Company, made the journal’s list of “16 Women Who Made the World Happier This Year.” How is she making the world a happier place? With this blog!
Happy Thanksgiving! If you’re taking a break from carving the turkey or stuffing your face with pumpkin pie, welcome! We at NorthStar Moving are so thankful to you, our wonderful blog readers. Did you know that being thankful can actually benefit your health? An attitude for gratitude lowers stress levels, strengthens the immune system and boosts mental health. If being thankful is something to be thankful for, remembering to be thankful for a lot of other
Now that the weather is starting to cool down, it’s a lot harder to get moving and stick to the working out routine. Even though the weather is chilly, working out is still important! Here are some weather-friendly ways to keep working out. Let’s get moving and stay active!
Posted by Snap Greene | Posted in Go Green | Posted on 21-11-2013
It’s feast time! Om nom nom. It’s time to loosen your belt and break out the big plates. While others may say their favorite Thanksgiving food is turkey, as a vegetarian, I love the stuffing, yams, and pumpkin pie! Mmmm. Even though I go green by avoiding the turkey, I still always have enough food to get fantastically full. How? I have tons of great vegetarian recipes for Thanksgiving! Here are some of the best ones:
Posted by Snap Greene | Posted in CALIFun | Posted on 19-11-2013
Thanksgiving is right around the corner! During this time of thanks, I like to take time to thank my community. Giving back is a great way to show you care this Thanksgiving! Whether you want help out at your local food bank or organize a charity fundraiser, whatever you do, make sure it helps someone else. Thanksgiving is all about giving back and paying it forward. Here are some ways you can give thanks on Thanksgiving:
Hanukkah is coming so soon! For those who don’t know, you’ll start saying “Happy Hanukkah!” this year the night before Thanksgiving (Wednesday, November 27). This overlap of holidays, or Thanksgivukkah, won’t happen again for another 77,798 years! Whoa! Since this Hanukkah is so special, I want it to be a happy Hanukkah for everyone! That means you have to give the Earth a happy Hanukkah, too. How can you do this? Go green! Here’s how you can have a happy Hanukkah and a green Hanukkah all in one: