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No Fuss Tortellini Pasta Salad

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed and get social with me on Facebook and Twitter. Peek at my Instagram, Pinterest and YouTube. Check out my online resume here: LinkedIN. 20% OFF for Tablet PC Clearance No Fuss Tortellini Pasta Salad Make this no fuss tortellini pasta salad as a side dish for any meal or family event. Making pasta salad has never been easier with this delicious recipe idea. Ingredients: 1 Bag of Tortellini Pasta ( I used 4-Cheese) 1 Bell Pepper 1 Cucumber 2 Carrots 1 Bottle of Italian Dressing (any brand

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A Guide to Communication Problems After a Stroke

Communication problems can be one of the scariest effects of a stroke, but they don’t have to be. If you’ve had a stroke and you’re struggling to communicate, there are plenty of techniques you can use to cope with the initial effects and improve your communication abilities again. Kinds of Problems That Are Caused The three main communication problems that occur after a stroke are aphasia, apraxia and dysarthria. Aphasia is to do with your understanding of language. If you have aphasia, you might struggle with understanding what people are saying to you, expressing your thoughts coherently and reading and

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Party Time: 12 Cocktail Recipes You Should Always Have on Hand

Making cocktails is not only fun, it’s also one of the proven ways of making a party more fun and exciting. Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or are simply having a blast with your friends, mixing cocktails is bound to keep everyone entertained. However, if your aim is to impress others, the traditional boring old cocktail recipes are simply not going to cut it. For this purpose, we’ve gone out of our way to collect some of the best and most refined cocktail recipes out there you can print out if you’d like to, so you can focus on

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5 Steps to Set up an Ecommerce Business

The internet brings together people from all over the world fast and easily, creating new opportunities every day. This is why most people have embraced the concept of conducting commercial transactions electronically on the internet. This has made E-commerce a booming business. Even so, it’s still a relatively young concept that has seen several E-commerce businesses struggle to get traction. So, are you ready to finally join the fast-growing E-commerce industry, well, here are 5 steps to getting you started: Research With all the opportunities that E-commerce business offers, there’s bound to be some incredible competition, which makes market research

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5 Tips to Stay Calm Under Pressure

Once upon a time life happened. Everything fell down at once. Things were not so easy and I couldn’t quite see the light at the end of the tunnel. I had no solutions in mind that would work. I had no idea what was going to happen a week from that moment. I had no idea what the right answers were to those who needed answers. I was doing my best to rise up from a bad situation. I was doing my best to remain positive as a mom so that my kids would see a good example of how

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What You Need to Know About the Health Benefits of Quitting Drinking

There are many benefits to quitting drinking, including social, mental and physical. You may not realize it at the time, but alcohol affects many parts of your body and well-being, far beyond just your liver. People who frequently drink often experience a decreased quality of life due to poor health caused by drinking. When you make the decision to quit drinking, you may be surprised by the many health benefits you will enjoy. Keep in mind that many of these effects are not immediate; some may take months or even years, depending on how long you have been dependent on

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The Best Apple Desserts on the Internet

Fall will be here before you know it. Some people are all about that pumpkin spice, but this chick is all about apples. I love taking my trio apple picking in the fall. While the price is about comparable to what you buy in the store, we seem to get better tasting apples. I love supporting the local Wellward Orchards farm in Vermont every year.  I realized that we usually end up with a ton of applesauce. That’s the only thing I really can make off the top of my head with the apples we pick. This year I decided

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Three Ways You Can Improve Your Life By The End of The Year

As we approach the later months of the year, now is a chance to look back and evaluate how things have gone so far. How has your 2018 been? Have you achieved all that you wanted, or is there room for improvement? With plenty of time left until the calendar ticks over to 2019, take this as an opportunity to make the most of the year so you can look back without regrets. Here are some ideas for ways you can genuinely improve your life! photo   Volunteer Volunteers really do make the world a better place. You might not

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No Win, No Fee: The Risk-Free Way of Attorney Compensation Comes with These 4 Benefits

Things happen in life that are not fair, but sometimes those things deserve to be put right. When you or someone you love has received personal injury in a car accident, nursing home, medical practice, or other situation, you may be able to pursue a case against the person who caused those damages. In many cases, the victim of harm or neglect just accepts their injury, feeling that they simply can’t afford to hire an attorney to fight. However, many personal injury attorneys have what is called a “No Win, No Fee” compensation, or a contingency fee, making working with

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