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Best DNA Test 2018: Family Tree DNA vs 23andMe vs AncestryDNA vs MyHeritage DNA & More!


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A cheek swab to determine your ancestors? Is a little bit of spit all that’s keeping the world from knowing that you’ve got some Albert Einstein in your DNA? Stop the madness! Jokes aside, you’ve heard all about the craze about at-home DNA tests, and you’re interested in digging deeper into your family heritage. But – you’re confused where to start? Don’t worry, we’re here to help you discover your past with affordable and easy at-home DNA tests…

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What Is ALS Disease? A Personal Story

Kimberly and her mom: What is ALS Disease? A Personal Story

My mother was diagnosed with ALS in March 2016. To be blunt, when she told me about her diagnosis, I felt a type of heartache I’ve never felt before. The crying wouldn’t stop, my eyes burned from all the tears and my head was consumed with the worst headache ever. My body was exhausted from mourning my mother who was still alive. The idea that she wouldn’t be around for as long as I wanted to was terrifying to me. But, my fears prompted me to learn more…

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Lyft Reviews: Everything New Drivers Need to Know

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According to our sources, Lyft drivers can make an average of $17/hour or $33,669 annually. That’s a pretty decent wage, especially if it’s a side gig or second job for you. This working for Lyft reviews is an excellent place to start learning. We’ll discuss some pros and cons drivers have mentioned as well as point you in the direction where you can learn more about driver requirements…

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Best Kamado Grill: Kamado Joe vs Big Green Egg vs Primo vs Vison vs Weber vs Pit Boss vs Broil King Keg

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Are you a grill master who has conquered the art of grilling and smoking? Want to kick up your backyard cooking game and explore new techniques? Many experienced grillers swear by kamado grills as the best outdoor residential cooking option. And you can’t beat them for making coal-fired oven pizzas. Here we’ll give you the lowdown on how these grills work and our reviews of the best kamado grill options on the market…

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5 Most Successful Rehab Programs in the U.S.

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With more than 14,500 addiction rehabilitation centers in the U.S. alone, how do you narrow down the field to find the most successful rehab programs for you or your loved one? Every facility offers a different therapeutic and clinical approach and varying programs, services and accommodations. Here, we’ll give you some pointers to find the best drug and alcohol rehab program for your individual needs…

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What Are Escape Rooms & Did We Escape?

Clues on table: What are Escape Rooms?

The Exploring Life’s Mysteries team has done multiple escape rooms. We quickly learned that these were not only addicting but a great way for us to bond as a team. In addition to team building, escape rooms also offer a great experiential activity for family fun, a friend hangout or even a first date…

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Best Whiskey of the Month Club: Explore New Flavors Every Month

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Ron Burgundy once said, “I love scotch, scotchy, scotch, scotch. Here it goes down, down into my belly. Mmmmm mmmmm mmmmm.” Isn’t that how we all feel? Some say that scotch is the eighth wonder of the world. Okay, maybe we’re exaggerating, but it sure is a delectable beverage. We review the best whiskey of the month clubs: Flaviar, Tasting Club, Mouth and Casker by comparing pricing, quality and customer service and providing pros and cons…

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Solar Eclipse vs Lunar Eclipse: Are You Ready for the Next One?

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Do you want to watch one of the coolest and rarest sights ever? Solar and lunar eclipses are known for their uniqueness and the awe they bring to people around the world. But do you know the difference (beyond the obvious) between a lunar eclipse vs solar eclipse? In this article, we’ll discuss the differences and similarities between solar and lunar eclipses. We also let you know how to safely view the upcoming solar eclipse…

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Best Adventure Vacations: Contiki vs Topdeck vs G Adventures vs Intrepid

There’s nothing sexier than a well-traveled American. That’s what one of my college professors told me freshmen year when I chose to travel abroad. Ignite your travel bug by taking an epic trip with other like-minded adventurers. Explore another culture, taste different cuisines, meet new people and dive into a new adventure. These adventure travel companies are sure to help you find the best adventure trips…

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Gold Medal Wine Club Review: Want Rare Wines at a Realistic Price?

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Are you searching for a wine club as a gift or, better yet, to indulge your inner wine enthusiast? Or are you unhappy with the wine clubs you’ve already tried? Gold Medal Wine Club might just be what you’ve been looking for to receive unique and premium-quality wines right at your doorstep. We’re talking vintages you can’t find elsewhere that are made exclusively at boutique wineries in California and around the world. Check out our Gold Medal Wine Club review to see if their picks from the vine are worth your hard earned dime…

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Best Language Learning Software: Fluenz vs Pimsleur vs Rosetta Stone vs Duolingo & More!

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So, you want to learn Spanish but the options are muy confuso. Or, maybe your visiting Paris and want to speak the native language to fit in with the French? What are the best ways to learn a language without living immersed in the country’s language and culture? Language learning software! It has increased in popularity because it allows you to learn at your own pace and on the go. And their lessons are fun, engaging and motivate you to keep growing and improving your skills. We’ll help you decide which language learning software is right for you based on your goals and preferences…

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