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  • SPAIN WELCOMES AMERICAN TOURISTS: DISCOVER MALLORCA
    There are many low-cost flights from Europe to Mallorca’s main city, Palma de Mallorca. From there, you are spoiled for choice when it comes to traveling around the island.
  • HATRED: THE BYPRODUCT OF A BAD BREAK UP
    Keep your eyes focused on the future instead of the past, and you will find the inner strength to get you over your hate, and get on with your life after a bitter break up.
  • THE AUTHOR BEHIND THE WORDS SERIES: MEET WILLIAM HOWARD
    I would hope that people would see reflections of people from diverse species, backgrounds and races working together in my novels and use that as inspiration to bring them closer together and collaborate to create a better world.
  • HEALTHY HAIR: BEAUTY SECRETS FROM THE PROS
    Most store bought shampoos contain astringent cleaners, which can be damaging to hair, note professionals. However, using products made from natural ingredients are less likely to rob your locks of essential oils and nutrients
  • PLANETS AND THEIR INFLUENCE: VEDIC ASTROLOGY
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  • CHILDHOOD MENTAL HEALTH COPING WITH ANXIETY AND FEAR
    Time given to a child is more important than time given to your work or with peers. When a child lets you see drawings and plays, pay attention to how they have done it. This will give you glimpse on how they are handling life’s facts.
  • ALL EYES ON US: THE BEAUTY GUIDE
    Do you want to go back in time in only 60 seconds!? Discover the latest innovation from Zaftyg that promises to combat puffiness and dark circles, fine lines and wrinkles, while smoothing and giving a lifting effect for a more open and luminous look.
  • SPANISH WOMEN FIGHT FOR CONTROL OF CHILDBIRTH AS COVID-19 CURBS RIGHTS
    After the birth, she was separated from her newborn daughter for seven days and her requests for skin-to-skin contact and breastfeeding were denied. Instead, the baby was entrusted to her husband, who was also positive for COVID-19.
  • 10 CRUCIAL AND SURPRISING STEPS TO BUILD TRUST IN A RELATIONSHIP
    Trust that you are given the resources and capacity to face what you and your significant other are to face. Once you are able to believe and trust these ultimate purposes, trusting your significant other will be that much more easy.
  • THE FLORA AND FAUNA OF GREEK ISLAND CRETE
    The island is surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea waters and carries a weather that resembles with the Mediterranean and the North African both. The temperature mostly remains mild in the low-lying areas while the snowfall rarely takes place, barring some high altitude cases.
  • MEET VICKY SILVERTHORN: A PROFESSIONAL HOME ORGANIZER GURU
    Often when people move into a home it is where the problem starts. They unpack quickly meaning to do it properly at a later date – this later date never happens because we are all so busy.
  • INSIDE WORLD’S MOST UNUSUAL HOTELS
    Guests play the role of a prisoner, complete with ex-Soviet military guards berating and ordering you around, cold iron beds, and toilets that remain uncomfortably close to their original state
  • SECRETS OF SUCCESS
    Contrary to how bleak life may look to you at times, if you could state at least 3-5 aspects of your being with gratefulness, your attitude and outlook will shift.
  • TRAVEL DIARIES: MEET ABRIL MURILLO
    Puerto Rico was one of the most challenging destinations. I do want to clarify it had nothing to do with the local people who were very nice but it was mostly due to the current global pandemic.
  • UK LAWMAKERS URGE ACTION TO HELP 1.5 MLN WOMEN WITH ENDOMETRIOSIS
    Endometriosis occurs when tissue similar to the womb lining grows in other places, usually within the pelvic cavity. Symptoms include extremely painful periods, chronic pelvic pain and painful intercourse and bowel movements.
  • THE AUTHOR BEHIND THE WORDS SERIES: MEET KRISTY MICKELSEN
    “I believe that writing is a creative way to express many human emotions that are sometimes hard to speak. Emotions such as love, lust, hate, anger, joy, and sorrow just to name a few”, she tells us.
  • WHAT CREATES SELF-ESTEEM?
    If you open to seeing the truth of who you really are a beautiful divine soul who just wants to love then you will treat yourself as you would treat anyone whom you saw as a beautiful divine soul.
  • HOW TO ANALYZE THE STOCK MARKET WITH ASTROLOGY
    How to analyze the Stock market with astrology, you ask? Here are some relevant astrological financial aspects. So, normally when you’re trading on the Stockmarket on a short term basis, you want to sell around the full moon dates. In this article we share an innovated way to look at astrology beyond personality traits.
  • SOUTH KOREA’S FEMINISTS FIGHT TO GO BRALESS IN PUSH FOR EQUALITY
    From abandoning makeup to rejecting marriage, a burgeoning feminism movement has gained grounds in recent years in South Korea, which ranked 108 out of 153 countries on the World Economic Forum’s 2020 Global Gender Gap Index.
  • THE AUTHOR BEHIND THE WORDS SERIES: MEET NITIKA SHARMA
    I started writing two years ago and that day I realized poetry is something that comes to me from within effortlessly. I draw a drain to my emotions out on paper and it helps me to sustain my mental health
  • HAIR OILS YOU NEED RIGHT NOW
    The massaging and oiling of your hair stimulates blood circulation, which in return helps your hair. Due to the oil, your hair is protected from the strong and hot sun rays. The oil also gives your hair that extra shine.
  • FEMALE SCREENWRITERS SERIES: MEET KELLY KRAUSE
    I love flawed characters, especially women, that I still root for. It’s important for women to see that we don’t have to be perfect, or even “likeable” for that matter. The beauty of flawed female characters is that they’re not perfect, but they’re doing their best, even if they don’t always do the “right” or “nice” thing and fuck up along the way. They’re relatable. They’re human.
  • INSTAGRAM CHANGES NUDITY POLICY AFTER CAMPAIGN BY PLUS-SIZED BLACK MODEL
    “It’s a really nice example of what happens when women get together,” said Martin, who successfully campaigned for “upskirting” – covertly taking intimate photos of someone without their consent – to be criminalised in Britain.
  • COVID19: MORE FREE VACCINES/TESTING & RESOURCES IN LOS ANGELES
    Upcoming FREE Community Food Distributions, COVID Testing/Vaccines, and More!
  • THE AUTHOR BEHIND THE WORDS SERIES: MEET DISHA SHARMA
    Humanity requires camaraderie, motivation and a sense of accomplishment in achieving a specified goal. I would help humanity moving forward with all these elements with a gesture of courtesy by forming strong bonds of friendship and oneness.
  • FEMALE SCREENWRITERS SERIES: MEET LISA KRÖGER
    Don’t wait for anyone to give you permission to do it—just do it! If you want to write, then write. Do it for the pure joy of it. It’ll be bad at first—my first drafts are terrible (terrible, terrible).
  • THE AUTHOR BEHIND THE WORDS SERIES: MEET MICHAEL CHUKWUDI
    The period of the story helps me know the type of characters to implore. I then make the characters develop in intriguing ways by giving them the right skills and from there, the plots develop.
  • SUMMER TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
    April is just starting and travel predictions seem favorable as vaccination keeps going:) For this reason our team keeps working on the research and launch of new documentation travelers are goingto need. Here’s a quick update on these:
  • FITNESS WITH Z: MEET AZARRIA WHITE
    I’d love to help more women realize that all the power can be found in taking care of themselves through health and fitness. Taking charge of your health can be so empowering not only physically but mentally.
  • WHOSE BODY? INDIAN COURT SAYS SEX WORK IS A WOMAN’S CHOICE
    It found many of the women had to take out loans to engage lawyers and help dependent families. Campaigners have mounted protests on behalf of sex workers and many have tried to escape.
  • APPLYING MINERAL MAKEUP FOR THE BEST EFFECT
    Mineral makeup is a lot less translucent than loose powder and it is meant to be applied as foundation, so you have to apply it in moderation and build it in stages in order to have the prefect flawless look.
  • PODCAST: MEET RAPPER SIX
    In this episode of Zaftyg’s podcast, we spoke with Six about her versatile career choices, her close relationship with her mother, how female artists need to work harder to build their identity in the music industry and danced to her most recent hits. Get to know her.
  • AMSTERDAM THE GREATEST SMALL CITY
    This “Venice of the North” attracts travelers from all over the world. Amsterdam has evolved into a meeting ground for various cultures and sub-cultures. The city has people from different backgrounds living together within a distinct urban environment.
  • HEALING THROUGH NUMEROLOGY WITH MELANIE CHANNELL
    “The book incorporates exercises to balance your energy through your numerology core numbers, using color therapy, crystal healing, meditations, and affirmations. It takes you on my inner journey through the year 2020 and shows you how you can recognize and interpret the number’s messages spirit is placing in your path.”
  • THE AUTHOR BEHIND THE WORDS SERIES: MEET LESLIE SWARTZ
    I will continue to write LGBTQ and POC characters as whole people with full personalities and lives. I’ll support companies (and political candidates) that put people above profits and I’ll raise my daughters to be thoughtful and kind. At the end of the day, kindness is what the world is lacking. Injustice, greed, cruelty. It all boils down to people not being raised to be kind.
  • THE TOP CITIES TO VISIT IN AUSTRALIA
    Australia never fails to keep surprising her visitors. Lismore and Kununurra are delightful desserts after a hearty serving of a taste of life in the outback
  • ATTRACTIONS GUIDE FOR SINGAPORE
    Singapore is a country with a very interesting culture, built on the scaffolds of different ancient traditions and beliefs. If you decide to visit Singapore, you will be amazed by the intriguing contrast between ancient and modern, old and new.
  • ARE YOU ROAD TRIP READY THIS SUMMER?
    If you’re planning a getaway, remember that road trips can be tough on cars, and few things turn a vacation into a nightmare quicker than breaking down in the middle of nowhere. So, before you load the car and take off, make sure that your vehicle is in tip-top condition.
  • ARE YOU A NEWBIE GOING TO PATTAYA THAILAND?
    So, quit wasting your time surfing the ‘net and pick up the eBook. It will make your Pattaya vacation so much better. Go crazy. Go Pattaya Crazy. Get the newbie’s guide and save time and money. Have a great holiday.
  • ANTWERP BELGIUM HOTEL GUIDE
    The city is quite old, its name being mentioned as far back as the 4th century. It was the headquarters of Edward III, and the golden age of the city is closely related to the Age of Exploration. The city has had three economic booms in its history, the first being the result of the pepper industry and later silver.
  • TRAVEL TO ALTINKUM TURKEY
    For relaxation and entertainment, there are a large number of restaurants and waterfront bars open until around midnight; later the party atmosphere moves to nightclubs. It can get lively in high season when the holiday spirit is in full swing.
  • INSIDE OUT EMPOWERMENT
    Inside Out Empowerment teaches individuals first to attribute the problem to the correct individual and then works with the problem owner at adjusting his or her behavior. This allows the unhappy person to be in the drivers seat with his or her own emotions. Starting from the inside out, people empower themselves by adjusting their own thoughts and behavior to manage whatever life throws at them.
  • A DAY IN FLORENCE: BETWEEN FOOD AND ART
    Let’s start with wine bars and cafes in the lovely city of Florence, Italy! In Italy bars are literally on every corner. Do not confuse them with the classic American bars. Italian bars (or cafes) serve ‘cafe’, cappuccinos, hot chocolates, tea, light snacks and aperitifs. We recommend in particular 2 historic places.
  • BEHIND THE ART OF MANJUSHA PAINTING: MEET SOMA ROY
    “I know and practice at least 15 types of folk arts (kalighata, patachitra, sanganeri baandhni , blockprint, terracotta, patharkatti which is stone-art of Gaya), paper-maché, lac, manjusha, madubani, godna, sohrai, tanjore, traditional persian 32knots silk on silk carpet, and many many varieties of embroideries. I intend to learn more, but, real success would be to make myself totally able to survive on selling these art pieces plus helping my students and many more do so too”, she tells us
  • BRITAIN URGED TO BAN LIP FILLERS AND BOTOX FOR TEENAGERS
    Although Botox is mostly used by older women, the anti-wrinkle treatment has become increasingly popular with very young women who hope it will prevent lines.
  • 7 TIPS FOR TRAVELING WITH YOUR DOG
    You will need to give your dog periodic drinks of water when you stop for a rest. It will be easier to get your dog to drink if it is familiar water from home. Water in different places often smells or tastes differently, and your dog may not want to drink it.
  • OUR PLACE IN THE UNIVERSE: MAY 2021 FORECAST
    May of this year foreshadows some challenges but also conflicts that can bring about progress. This could be reflected in the political landscape, the future of the environment or just how we’re approaching life at work and at home. The planets keep spinning in a backwards waltz, and this bewitching movement keeps us all guessing about the potential impacts in our lives.
  • ZAFTYG PODCAST: VICTORIA RAU
    Victoria Rau about screenwriting, love, life, self-care to raising her three children with her husband on a farm in Portland and more! This is an incredibly humorous podcast and the energy is undeniable
  • FEMALE SCREENWRITERS SERIES: MEET VICTORIA RAU
    Born and raised in San Diego, Victoria says she developed an early allergy to sunshine so she bopped around to the rainiest, coldest places she could find – college in Seattle, then grad school in northern England and then grad school redux in Chicago. With an immeasurable sense of humor, the screenwriter moved to Portland, Oregon, a few years ago, where she currently lives with her family, Highland cows, several nesting emus, and in her own words one very judgy peacock. “But that’s just a lot of geography. I’m also a history geek and therefore a research junky so anything that involves a lot of world-building and study is my jam”, she tells us.
  • THE AUTHOR BEHIND THE WORDS SERIES: MEET TRACEY FLETCHER
    When an idea comes, I create the outline and pretty much know how I want it to turn out, before I start writing. My 6 books are novellas, so I dedicate a chapter to a day, before plotting for the next chapter. When I am through, I type out the manuscript on my laptop, and effect changes.
  • TIPS FOR THE WOMAN TRAVELING SOLO
    Carrying extra jewelry and credit cards will simply invite anti-social elements like thieves. So, it’s better to leave all valuables at home. Don’t even put on costume jewelry that only looks expensive. That will pose an unnecessary risk to your security as thieves would hardly have any idea about real and artificial until after they steal it.
  • STARBUCKS ICED COFFEE RECIPE VS. ALL OTHER ICED COFFEE
    Hot coffees are hot-brewed, but if you want to make iced coffee the way it was made when it was started, then you have to cold-brew the coffee. Yes, you read that right You do not need to heat coffee if you want to make an iced coffee. All you need is a special pot, cold water, and coarsely grounded coffee beans! Or if you prefer try the starbucks iced coffee recipe below and you can be the judge.
  • UNDERSTANDING SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND MENTAL ILLNESS WITH ROSITA BARSALLO
    When substance abuse and mental health disorders are present we call that co-occurring disorders. Sometimes people use drugs in an attempt to manage mental health issues that they haven’t been able to manage on their own. Sometimes we see chronic substance abuse impacting someone’s mental health over periods of time.
  • COVID19 PSA: SERVICES & RESOURCES IN LOS ANGELES
    Book an appointment at www.VaccinateLACounty.com or carbonhealth.com/covid-19-vaccines/los-angeles If you need assistance booking an appointment, call the LA Department of Public Health at (833) 540-0473; available 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily.
  • THE AUTHOR BEHIND THE WORDS SERIES: MEET TAMMY B. TSONIS
    If I have an idea, I’ll often ruminate on it, asking myself lots of “what if” questions to see if it would be a viable idea for a story. I’ll think about character relationships to see if the actions or thoughts I’m giving them make sense.
  • KYRGYZSTAN’S KIDNAPPED BRIDES USE FASHION AND FLAGS TO END MARRIAGE TABOO
    Bride kidnapping – which also occurs in nations like Armenia, Ethiopia and Kazakhstan – was outlawed in 2013 in Kyrgyzstan where authorities recognised it could lead to marital rape, domestic violence, and psychological trauma.
  • AMSTERDAM CHEAP TRAVEL GUIDE
    When you visit during summer (July-August), expect to see bed of Tulips along with other Holland’s pride- narcissus, daffodils, and other flowers.
  • HOW TO BREAK THE CYCLE OF POSTPONING YOUR DREAMS
    “And for some of us, we may have experience loss and challenges from an early age or at a later time in life, as long as you are still with breath you still have a chance to take life by the reign and live boldly and courage and stare in the face of fear.”
  • THE AUTHOR BEHIND THE WORDS SERIES: MEET MANJULA BANERJEE
    My kryptonite as a writer is the overlapping reality in my creative mind with the need to spark a discussion among the broader populace.
  • MOJITOS OFFER A TASTE OF SOPHISTICATION
    “Of course, being a Latina, I am familiar with the mojito,” said Carolina Buia, co-author, “Latin Chic: Entertaining with Style and Sass” (HarperCollins). “It is a favorite among socialites and designers,” she continued. “When we went to shoot our photos for ‘Latin Chic,’ the mojito was the ‘it’ cocktail everywhere.”
  • LEARN HOW TO UNDERSTAND ASTROLOGY MAY 2021
    or Earth Day Zaftyg is sharing knowledge, it is intended for those willing or interested in learning more about astrology, how to understand what you’re looking at and then to be able to apply it to your life in a practical way. We hope you all enjoy May 2021 Western Astrological Forecast.
  • MEET THE MUSIC MUSE: MISHA KOLESOSKI
    Hearing Misha’s music for the first time is like getting a rhythmic injection of a new musical formula difficult to classify. Imagine classic melodies, rap, blues and electronic music – in a single sonority.
  • THE PARADOX OF LATIN AMERICA’S TELENOVELAS
    For good and bad. As such, the telenovela phenomenon deserves to be analyzed and acknowledged without the misogynistic and even slightly racist disdain they tend to evocate through each discussion.
  • FEMALE EMPOWERMENT ON A CANVAS SERIES: MEET HARRIET ADKIN
    Nature teaches us resilience; it continues to grow amidst change, and so can we. Through understanding and appreciating nature we can overcome our traumas as a collective. There is so much pressure to live, look and be a certain way, especially on social media. Just like nature, we are all unique and it’s in our so- called “flaws” that true beauty resides. Let them be reminders for how much we’ve grown and what we’ve overcome.
  • 10 BEST CHILLI RECIPES
    Uncle Jims Award Winning Vegetable Chili Made with pinto beans, kidney beans, black beans, garbanzo beans, corn, zucchini, jalapeño chilies, onions, green peppers, carrots and spices. Who needs meat when you can enjoy this hearty vegetarian chili instead? Sprinkle some grated cheddar cheese on top to make it extra special.
  • DARK MATTER
    A young black woman stands in the middle of a street. She has the poise and presence of a prima ballerina. Her left fist is slightly extended, while her right hand protects her waist. The skirt of her summer dress floats gently in the breeze. She wears glasses, earrings, a necklace, a bracelet. There are thin straps of fabric crisscrossing her back, and the design of her black ballet flats echoes with more XX’s. Everything about the woman portrayed in the photo is strong. She is gentle in her magnificence.
  • WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN INDICA, SATIVA AND HYBRID?
    Below we dive into the breakdown of these species and the main differences between Indica, Sativa, and Hybrid. But first, here is a general guideline that while the Indica strain provides you a sedative relaxing effect, the Sativa strain gives an uplifting cerebral head high, and hybrids will give you the best of the both worlds.
  • THE AUTHOR BEHIND THE WORDS SERIES: MEET PETER FENTON
    I collect stories in my life. I remember specific things people say. To date, I’ve used writing fiction as a way of processing things that have happened to me in a metaphoric way and often use word-for-word things I’ve heard to inspire very realistic dialogue and characters.
  • CBD BEAUTY: THE REVOLUTIONARY INGREDIENT
    Investigations associated with the topical use of cannabidiol are still scarce and recent. Even so, there are already studies that present decisive conclusions regarding the action of this compound on the skin and countless brands are sure of its results thanks to its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties that can be beneficial to solve inflammation and, consequently, problems such as acne.
  • WHAT HAS CANNABIS GOT IN COMMON WITH YOGA EXERCISES
    If you are not sure of the type of yoga that best suits your needs then talk with a yoga master. The Practice of yoga exercises due to health matters should not go ahead until you speak with your doctor – this goes for any exercises you intend on taking up.
  • A ROOM OF ONE’S OWN? LONDON CARVES OUT SPACES FOR WOMEN
    “Women-only spaces are vital as often mixed spaces can become male-dominated, marginalising women’s voices or deterring women from participating at all,” Smethers said in emailed comments.
  • SCUBA DIVING IN COSTA RICA
    The diving itself is also very reasonable in cost being significantly lower than in premium priced locations such as the Cayman Islands and the Bahamas. In addition, there are many other things to see and activities to do on land besides the scuba diving which makes Costa Rica a very full vacation.
  • LAS VEGAS: THE DO’S & DONT’S
    When you fly into LV, if you’re not fortunate enough to be met by your casino host or the hotel limo, you’ll most likely take a taxi to your hotel. Don’t let the driver take you by way of the Airport Tunnel its longer by about $10.00. Tell the driver to go down Paradise Road instead.
  • THE AUTHOR BEHIND THE WORDS SERIES: MEET ANNIE BOOKS
    The most difficult part of my writing process is keeping my children’s stories from being so wordy. I just have so much to say! Once the pencil starts moving, I can’t stop writing. My bullying book is a seventeen minute read. That may be a bit wordy, but I got my point across within the story.
  • YOGA FOR BEGINNERS: HOW TO MAKE THOSE FIRST STEPS INTO YOGA
    You’ve got to learn this Yoga Pose as a beginner. It is the relaxation pose that is usually executed during and after your session as a means of relaxing the muscles used for your yoga exercise. At the end of a session, it is usually done for about 15 minutes and one always comes out feeling refreshed after its execution.
  • SECRETS OF DASHAS IN VEDIC ASTROLOGY
    In this article I am going to show you the different view to understand dashas. What is dasha? Dasha means the planetary period in vedic astrology. Every planet has a certain planetary period, in which that period the planet takes charge and decides what to give in particular person life period. By Zaftyg Partner Maniyan Annadurai.
  • BUDGET TRAVEL IN NEW YORK CITY: 5 TIPS ON NEW YORK TRAVEL
    There is plenty to see, even just going to see the landmarks and places like Rockefeller, Central Park and Times Square are well worthwhile! I really enjoyed my time just walking the streets and taking in the atmosphere.
  • ZAFTYG SKINCARE
    Our Zaftyg skincare products are paraben-free, sulfate-free, silicone-free, talc-free, cruelty-free and vegan.
  • THE AUTHOR BEHIND THE WORDS SERIES: MEET SAMMAN AKBARZADA
    I hope one day I won’t see this as a weakness. It’s the fact that I can’t help but find myself constantly writing about sadness. I try so hard to write uplifting poems more than I write the tragic ones.
  • TORONTO: TRAVEL TIPS
    Toronto has often been called the New York City of Canada. As far as things to see and do, you will never run out. Below is my list of the top ten things you should see and do in Toronto.
  • THE AUTHOR BEHIND THE WORDS SERIES: MEET VICTORIA J. HYLA
    Usually the characters have just come of some intense trauma or emotional scene when that happens. I enjoy going into the lives and personalities of the characters, so I take on what they are going through because if I don’t feel it, why should my readers?
  • VISITORS GUIDE TO HOUSTON, TEXAS
    Get ready to explore America’s fourth-largest city. From the downtown district and the Galleria Mall to the Museum District – home to an unusual concentration of exceptional museums and art galleries, Houston is a young and vibrant city. Discover more.
  • FEMALE EMPOWERMENT ON A CANVAS SERIES PT. 1: MEET DOORTJE HEFTING
    Get to know the female artists who are working to redefine womanhood through exquisite colors and powerful concepts. In this series, Zaftyg will celebrate their work, highlight their voices, and brush up on the idea that supporting women through the arts is the key to encouraging self-confidence, exposure, and creativity. Every week: a new artist.
  • VI: THE EMERGING FEMALE RAPPER IN L.A. YOU NEED TO KNOW
    The rap game is reinventing itself, and there is no lack of female rappers to match the score in the once-upon-a-time male-dominated genre. More and more women are not only rapping, but doing it amazingly, proving that women had the motive and the spirit all allong, but did not have the same support or opportunities as men in the industry.
  • AFTER A VIOLENT PAST, COLOMBIA’S MEDELLIN EMERGES AS A HOTSPOT FOR BUSINESSES DOING GOOD
    Growing up in a gang-ridden hillside slum in Colombia’s second city of Medellin, Bryan Estiven Carmona knew becoming a street drug dealer was far more likely than getting a decent job.
  • 20 QUESTIONS YOU’VE ALWAYS WANTED TO ASK AN ASTROLOGER
    Meet Victoria Rusk. Deeply interested in compassion, forgiveness, and being of service to her community, Victoria describes herself as a unicorn. She is from Lubbock, TX, yet lives in Houston, TX. Her business is in mitigation investigations and consulting. “I’m an entrepreneur in criminal defense which is my life’s work. Then I have hobbies which are small businesses in the making: New Decision Therapy and Astrology Reading,” she explains to us. These are the questions you’ve always wanted to ask an astrologer.
  • SIX THINGS TO DO ON LONG PLANE TRIPS
    No matter how long the flight, a long plane ride can feel like an eternity. Even though flying is the fastest way to travel, you can feel like you’re wasting time, bored, and restless if you don’t have activities planned for your trip. Here are some things you can do on your next long plane trip.
  • HEMP AND MARIJUANA – ELIMINATING THE CONFUSION
    Hemp/industrial hemp and marijuana are two distinct varieties of the same plant species. Hemp is a fiber crop. Marijuana is a drug crop. However, these definitions have become confused in the last 60 years. Recently, a movement has begun to distinguish the terms again. It is important to understand the history of usage of these terms in order to eliminate the confusion.
  • FEMALE SCREENWRITERS SERIES: MEET CRIS GRAVES
    Cris Graves is a Writer/Director and a Emmy Award winning filmmaker, who has worked across platforms from film to television to online content. Her work has crossed the globe as a producer/director, filming in some of the hardest and most remote locations of our planet.
  • TODAY’S VEDIC ASTROLOGY TRANSITS
    Today’s Vedic Astrology Transits or current planetary placements based on the Sidereal zodiac and Nakshatras, this will vary from place to place, depending on where you live in the world. The below image is based on Pacific Standard Time at noon.
  • TRAVEL TO LOS ANGELES: HOLLYWOOD WITH A HEART
    Los Angeles is a multilayered and multiethnic urban and suburban sprawl from the waves crashing beneath Santa Monica Pier to the snow capped mountains of San Gabriel. State of the art entertainment and arts facilities are entangled among the high rises of Downtown, the remaining bohemian hippie culture of Venice Beach and the multitude of 5 a.m. joggers, housekeepers, writers and musicians who call this City of Angels home.
  • THE BEAUTY DICTATORSHIP
    My mother used to say that everything is political when you’re a woman. To be honest, it took me a while to understand what this was supposed to mean. However, today I know…
  • CUISINE: AMAZING THAI RECIPE
    In order to prepare a bamboo shoot for cooking you need to peel them and boil the white inner stalks for 30 minutes in water. If you are using canned bamboo shoots you will only need to boil them for 10 minutes, or if they are going into curries or soups, boiling might not be required.
  • DRAG FEVER: MEET RITZY BITZ
    Recently, I had the opportunity to interview her for Zaftyg over Zoom, and the rumours were true: she is more than a pretty face! Her answers below are enlightening, engaging, and honest. So if you’re interested in the drag scene, talented queers, LGBTQIA+ rights, beauty secrets or just having a good time, keep reeding. Learn more about the lovely and beacon of light drag queen Ritzy Bitz.
  • BEYONCE’S DESIGNER BETS ON ‘MADE IN AFRICA’ FASHION TO CREATE JOBS
    Sarah Diouf’s Tongoro designs gained an international following after the superstar wore her patterned dresses and wide-leg pants on vacation in Italy last year, causing sales to nearly triple.
  • EVERYTHING YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT YOUR CHART RULER
    Are you curious to know about the meaning of chart ruler and houses meaning in the natal chart? Stick to the article and get to know about chart rulers in astrology. In the future, if you want to know about your natal chart, then you should know about your rising sign. Most people are not familiar with which planet rules sign; if you are one of them, then read the entire post.
  • COVID19 RESOURCES & SERVICES IN LOS ANGELES
    Upcoming FREE Community Food Distributions, COVID Testing/Vaccines, and More!I am partnering with community organizations to provide critical resources and services throughout Assembly District 53. As always, the office is open Monday to Friday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Contact 213-620-4646 with questions on events or for assistance with state agencies and state programs, such as EDD, DMV, CalFresh, and Medi-Cal.
  • FEMALE SCREENWRITERS SERIES: MEET LYNSEY MURDOCH
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