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Health Mistakes Most of Us Make

Health-Chispa Magazine

Looking after your health should be a priority. It should also be easy, but unfortunately, it’s often not. You could quite easily read four articles now, even from the same source, offering conflicting advice. Official guidelines on things like diet and exercise change all of the time. Rules seem to change, labelling on food is…

How to Organize a Small Storage Space

Organize-Chispa Magazine

No matter how much we may try to pare down to the bare essentials, storage seems to remain a problem. Finding ways to store your items to allow for easy access, storing important items in a safe and secure manner, as well as use the space to the best of your ability requires some ingenuity—but…

Five Things To Care Of While Vacating Your Home

House-Chispa Magazine

Moving out can be overwhelming and sometimes stressful too. There’s so much to do in so little time that you often miss out on important things, which leads to regrets, frustration and whatnot. However, you can avoid all this by putting things in order and strike each one off the list one after another. When…

Hiking to Cope and Reset

Hiking-Avery Phillips-Chispa Magazine

There is never a shortage of events around the world to make you both grateful and cynical about life. Whether it’s natural disasters such as Typhoon Mangkhut in Hong Kong, or Hurricane Florence on the east coast of the U.S. or suffering the personal loss of a family member or friend, loss is constant and…

Ideas for Contributing to an Eco-Friendly Environment

Enviornment-Chispa Magazine

Whether you know much about the green movement or not, it’s likely that in the past couple of years you’ve come across some kind of environmentally friendly lingo or have had options for eco-friendlier practices presented in the workplace, at home or while you’re consuming. This is because preserving the environment is something that is…

Stuck On Stupid

Don't be Stuck on Stupid-Choose Joy-Chispa Magazine-Kuan-Yin Timothee

‘Stuck on stupid’ is a phrase I’ve heard and used. So many times we get “used to” a set of circumstances and behaviors without wise input, and the end result ends up being… stupid. According to Merrimack-Webster, stupid is slow of mind: obtuse; given to unintelligent decisions or acts: acting in an unintelligent or careless manner,…

The Magical Winter in Japan

ONSEN-Japan-Chispa Magazine

Japan is a place that’s visited throughout the year—mostly, though, it seems that the three seasons are the times when it experiences the most significant influx of tourists. Everyone knows about the famous cherry blossom in spring; in the summer, you can enjoy the sun and lush green landscapes, and even autumn is well-known for…

Here’s Why You Should Choose a Second-Hand Engagement Ring

Second-Hand Engagement Ring-Chispa Magazine

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, many couples may be thinking about getting married. But with the average engagement ring costing somewhere between $5,000 to a whopping $350,000, the cost of the ring alone can be a considerable expense for couples handling debt or saving for the future. But, just because these numbers look huge,…

Aging Problems that Should Not be Ignored

Aging Problems-Health-Chispa Magazine

While aging is something that cannot be stopped, it is an inevitable cycle that defines the beauty of life and justifies the fact that nothing is permanent. It can be similarly compared with a flower, which on its peak blossoms, gives back to the world and eventually lays to rest after it collapses or leaves…