As our world continues to change, including availability of resources, we have begun to realize the importance of self-reliance. However, not everyone has a farm or homestead easily available to them as they prepare for unknown circumstances. Here are some tips on self-sufficiency in an apartment.
When a normally healthy cat won't eat, it can be scary! Read on for a discussion about the reasons why a cat might not be eating and what you can do about it!
Cats are woven into the fabric of our society in the media, popular culture and our language! Our expressions, idioms, memes, and jokes are riddled with cat references so often that we tend to hardly notice. Let's take some time to explore the ways in which our feline friends are found in our world.
Cats pant for many reasons, and it is important to find out why! Read on for more information on the reasons why your cat may be panting and what you can do about it!
When a cat coughs, it doesn't seem natural or healthy and can be scary for the cat's owner. What causes a cat to cough and what can we do about it?
Spinal headaches after a lumbar puncture (spinal tap) can be scary and debilitating. Learn more about what a spinal headache is and how to treat it!
Why does my cat meow so much? Some cats just love to meow, and some suddenly become vocal superstars seemingly overnight. Here we discuss a few of the main reasons that some cats meow so much.
Can my cat eat tuna? Should I limit the amount of tuna I give her? There are many questions that arise when it comes to feeding our furry felines a food that is so commonly associated with them!
Emma Coburn is a steeplechase standout! She is an Olympian and the fastest female American steeplechase runner in history. Find out where she got her start, and learn about this incredible athlete!
A review of the signs and symptoms of a cat in heat, tips to calm her down, and the importance of prevention.
Siamese cats are a unique breed & fun to learn about. They are small cats with big personalities and interesting fur patterns influenced by heat! Read on for more information on these wonderful cats!
The rats of NYC are almost as famous as the city itself! Here are a few interesting facts about the rodents of New York City as well as possible solutions to the overpopulation within the city itself.
Cat owners whose cats urinate on the bed instead of the litter box are often upset and confused. Here are a few reasons why a cat may be urinating in your bed!
It can be difficult to tell whether cats are fighting or playing; especially because their interactions involve a lot of wrestling, batting at each other, growling, and biting! Here's how to tell!
When a cat bites us it can seem to come out of nowhere, and it's not a pleasant surprise! Here is an explanation of the types of cat bites as well as some of the reasons your cat may be biting you.
The fat acceptance movement is controversial and growing in popularity. The movement aims to reduce anti-fat bias in society. Read about the roots of the movement & the implications of fat acceptance.
CSA stands for Community Supported Agriculture. A CSA is a type of crop share where an individual purchases a "share" of produce from a local farmer! Read about the benefits of this great program!
The perfect yoga mat is vital to your practice! Here, I discuss the top 5 best quality yoga mats of 2017!
One of the most motivating tools for a runner is their playlist! Here are some of the factors that make for a great playlist, & my own personal best cardio playlist ever!
Osho is well known today for his quotes and insightful sayings. However, there is another more questionable and controversial side to Osho that many people do not know about!
Mindfulness is simply the act of purposefully noticing what you are doing while you are doing it. Mindfulness truly allows a person to actually experience their lives to the fullest!
Delicious and quick apple crisp for just one person! This is a great single-serving recipe for apple crisp for those times when you are alone, or don't want to cook an entire pan.
Here is a recipe for chocolate cake - in a mug! Dessert for one, and it's simple and easy to make. This recipe will explain how to make chocolate mug cake in just a few steps!
Research is mounting about the downside to parabens- a chemical found in many of our cosmetics, food and even medicines! The following offers some information on parabens and ideas for next steps!
Psoriasis of the scalp is an itchy scalp condition that leads to scalp sores, flaking, dry scalp, and even hair loss, but natural alternative treatments may help!
This is a summary and review of Woodswoman by Anne LaBastille, which tells the story of a woman who decides to build a cabin in the Adirondack wilderness, and her adventures while living there.
Schizophrenia is a severe form of mental illness that affects the lives of many. There are a number of signs and symptoms. This hub will help you to understand a diagnosis of schizophrenia.
What is schizotypal personality disorder and how is it different from schizophrenia? Let's look at the difference below!
A day off can be daunting when everyone else is busy and you feel like you have nothing to do. Here are some ideas for taking care of yourself and enjoying your alone time! How to spend a day alone!
A chocolate chip cookie in a cup! This hub will describe a quick way to make a moist chocolate chip cookie mug cake (cake in a mug) in the microwave - warm, ready and delicious in under 5 minutes!