How to Catch All of the 2018 Best Picture Nominees

stocksnap.io Movie award season officially neared the finish line on Tuesday when the Academy announced its 2018 Oscar nominations. Every year I try to watch as many of the nominated movies as I can, but with the ceremony now only five weeks away, that seems like a daunting task. If 6% of Oscar voters can’t make time to…

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Don’t Let the Flu Bring You Down

www.pixabay.com Did you forget to get a flu shot this season? Are you one of those folks who are reluctant to get one? You know who you are. I hate to be a bearer of bad news, but it seems like this flu season has been particularly nasty hitting its peak at this point. Now when…

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K-Pop is Here to Stay

“Hallyu” is a Korean term that roughly translates into “Korean Wave” that surfaced around the turn of the 21st century to describe the surge in popularity in Korean pop culture abroad. With the continued rise of K-Pop in particular, it seems like the trend is not going anywhere anytime soon so much so that the…

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Do the Golden Globes Really Matter?

Golden Globes The Golden Globes Awards ceremony on Sunday officially ushered in Hollywood’s award season. Like many, I grew up thinking that winning a Golden Globe made you the favorite for the Academy Award. But how does that assumption really hold up? Looking back at the Best Picture winners for both ceremonies over the past decade, only…

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How to Stay Fit Without Spending a Fortune

pixabay.com Happy 2018 everyone! Winter hibernation is very tempting, and boy do I know it. Snuggling up in my blanket on my couch/bed is one of my all-time favorite activity–my excuse is conserving energy is essential when dealing with frigid weather. As Kourtney has already shared her New Year’s resolution, I would like to address that…

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