Top 10 Fascinating Facts About Qatar

Corruption, sand, oil, and beheading people for witchcraft. Oh, and being best friends with every Western leader for some reason. While it would be easy and accurate to simply end all our articles about the Gulf States there, it may surprise you to learn that there’s more to the Arabian Peninsula than driving a...

Top 10 Things Americans Get Wrong About Their Own History

Here in America, we think we know our stuff. But it turns out that there are a few things most people get wrong about US history. From the settling of the continent to the Chicago fire, pop culture and sensational news have warped our view of history and kept misleading myths alive. If you’re a...

10 Brutal Realities Of Life After The Nuclear Apocalypse

When the bombs fall, the face of the planet will be forever changed. For 50 years, that terror lingered behind every moment. The world lived with the knowledge that one person just had to hit a button and the nuclear holocaust would come. We don’t worry about it as much anymore. Since the fall of...

5 TIPS TO STAYING HEALTHY AS A STUDENT

Paging all students! Are you running from class to class and running on empty?  Up all night studying? Working and going to school?  Is your refrigerator empty?  Do you find yourself eating on the run? Are you getting lots of calories from liquids (coffee, tea, soda, etc.) and convenient processed foods? I remember throughout my...

6 Healthy Eating Tips for First Trimester Pregnant Mamas

Today’s post is served by good friend to Mark’s Daily Apple, Stephanie Greunke. Stephanie has teamed up with Melissa Hartwig of Whole30® to create the Healthy Mama, Happy Baby program. Food aversions and nausea plague up to 80% of women during the first trimester of pregnancy, which can be really frustrating for the mama who...