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Dance the Night Away

Posted on January 16, 2016
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“Right foot again…Left foot again.” Everyone knows this popular song, The Cha Cha Slide by DJ Casper because it is played at countless dances, formals, and weddings. When participating in group dances I believe that this raises our endorphins, is good for the heart and soul, and provides for a bunch of laughter especially when you have two left feet!   According to a Prevention article, “Swedish researchers, writing in the Archives of Pediatrics andRead More

December Word Challenge

Posted on December 16, 2015
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Twitter Google + Facebook As we ring in the new year many resolutions are made, but never kept. So the saying “out with the old, in with the new” is never very relevant. However, this year the Grand Rapids Veg Fest team would like to challenge you every month with a new word/phrase/being to focus on. The thought behind this is to focus on the word or action throughout the month to implement it into your dailyRead More

Who’s Kissing Under the Mistletoe this Year?

Posted on December 16, 2015
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Many of our beloved Christmas traditions involve setting up a tree and lights, dining with family and friends, spoiling loved ones, and dangling the notorious mistletoe from our ceilings and doorways. The origins of the fun and quirky mistletoe stem from ancient Greek mythology. The Greeks thought of mistletoe as a symbol of fertility and honored its “life giving” power during many festivals. Ancient Greeks first used this sweet green during marriage ceremonies due to itsRead More