You don’t really need junk

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Instead of buying more stuff, you may want to consider using your money for wonderful memories.

  • A walk on the beach
  • Hiking a trail
  • Enjoying some mountain vistas
  • Birdwatching or building a little birdhouse
  • Playing cards or board games
  • Learning a trick
  • Building your foreign language skills
  • Making new friends
  • Having some relaxing fun with your significant other

Life is more than just the accumulation of things that are later tossed into the box to be donated to charity. There are so many wonderful moments that do not involve the purchase of something.

  • Tell an…


Pets bring so much goodness and they deserve a great forever home

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Photo by Alvan Nee on Unsplash

If you need some extra joy and happiness in your life, you are in luck. There are animals that you can buy or adopt and they can brighten your life.

Animals require a lot of care so make sure you really think about this process before you jump right in and get started. Some people don’t understand that they are committing themselves and their homes to another creature.

There are things to consider before adopting or purchasing a pet.

  • Do you have the right amount of space for…

Darrin Atkins

writer and novelist. traveler and adventurer. looking for fun in the sun. chasing the dream. can't stop the feeling that time is going faster.

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