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5 Ways Reading Will Improve Your Life

5 Ways Reading Will Improve Your Life

Whether you love to read or not, science shows us the many benefits of reading a book: it lowers stress, slows memory decline, improves sleep and increases vocabulary. In this post, we uncovered 5 ways reading will improve your life that aren't often mentioned, and included a list of book recommendations to help you (and kids of all ages) grow in each area. We always love sharing a good book list!

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Unexpected Ways Reflection Can Make Your 2019 Better

Unexpected Ways Reflection Can Make Your 2019 Better

Reflection requires slowing down, and I much prefer to keep charging forward than hit the brakes and take a look back. The new year knocks and I have plans to make, travel to do, people to see and things to accomplish. But if you don't make it a priority to stop, look back and process, you really are missing something. Failing to reflect – consciously consider what you did, what happened, and what you can learn from it – will cost you in unexpected ways.

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21 Reasons to Live Like It Matters

21 Reasons to Live Like It Matters

The blog wasn't a focus for us at the beginning, but it has quickly become one of our favorite things about SALT effect. We both enjoy writing, and we've discovered how much we love writing for YOU! You give us a reason to explore topics we're struggling with because we realize we're not alone. We're building a community that we love and we can't wait to see how it grows! If you missed any of our blogs this year, you'll find them here. We've organized them into categories to help you live like it matters, because it does! We often think about what we want our kids to say: Serving and Volunteering, Family and Parenting, Personal Growth, Gift Ideas and Our Story. 

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