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I’m not broken. The world is.

ADHD - Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, which is an incredibly inaccurate name for the disability - can be an absolute nightmare, especially when you don’t know what’s happening. I was undiagnosed until my late 30s, and my entire life it felt like I was...

How Our Nonprofit Earned our first $1.35 Using Mission-Aligned Affiliate Marketing

by: Shannon Dobbs Note: Affiliate links are used in this article.  If a linked product is purchased On Common Ground [EIN 81-1626577] may earn a small commission which will not increase the cost of the product. All proceeds earned will be used to support...

How to Cook Healthy Food Without A Car – Or A Kitchen

by: Shannon Dobbs Note: Affiliate links are used in this article.  If a linked product is purchased On Common Ground [EIN 81-1626577] may earn a small commission which will not increase the cost of the product. All proceeds earned will be used to support...
I’m not broken. The world is.

I’m not broken. The world is.

ADHD - Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, which is an incredibly inaccurate name for the disability - can be an absolute nightmare, especially when you don’t know what’s happening. I was undiagnosed until my late 30s, and my entire life it felt like I was...

How to Cook Healthy Food Without A Car – Or A Kitchen

by: Shannon Dobbs Note: Affiliate links are used in this article.  If a linked product is purchased On Common Ground [EIN 81-1626577] may earn a small commission which will not increase the cost of the product. All proceeds earned will be used to support...

Low Hanging Fruit

How to (legally) use your neighbor’s pear tree to feed the community. by: Shannon Dobbs Harvest apples and other fruit as a community effort "In every community, there is work to be done. In every nation, there are wounds to heal. In every heart, there is the power to...

Ground Turkey Meatloaf

Ground Turkey Meatloaf

Ground Turkey Meatloaf Ingredients:   1 lb ground turkeySeasonings of your choice (dry onion soup mix, Italian seasoning, salt and pepper)1 egg Instructions  Preheat oven to 350 degrees FahrenheitMix together ground turkey and eggAdd in seasoningsMix well...

Ease the Burn: Home Remedies for Sunburns

Ease the Burn: Home Remedies for Sunburns

Ease the burn: Home remedies for sunburns During summer, sunburns become increasingly common because people are going boating, hiking, and enjoy the sunlight. However, ultraviolet rays can be harmful if exposed to them for extended periods. Here are some home remedies...

Eating the Rainbow

Eating the Rainbow

Eating the Rainbow You have probably all heard that you should be “eating the rainbow”, but what exactly does that mean, and how can you actually do it? Eating the rainbow refers to eating a variety of primarily fruits and vegetables that are all different colors. It...

Benefits of shopping at local farmers markets

Benefits of shopping at local farmers markets

Benefits of shopping at local farmers markets Shopping at farmers markets for produce instead of grocery stores has a multitude of benefits. Going to the farmers market is a great outing to do with friends and family and it supports the local economy. The produce at...

How does your weight measure up? 

How does your weight measure up? 

How does your weight measure up? Body Mass Index (BMI) and waist size are two tools to help you determine if your weight is healthy. BMI is based on the weight and height of an individual; however, it does not take into account bone density, muscle mass, and sex...

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