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Don’t Let Diet Culture Stop You From Feasting This Thanksgiving – Here And Now

Each year after the holiday season comes to a close, diet culture looms as the new year approaches. Many resolutions involve dieting, and with it often comes anxiety and guilt over weight gain or eating habits. But author and fat studies scholar Virgie Tovar is encouraging everyone to stop that cycle, which she says not… Read More »

A Brief History of the Amish Culture

The Amish, sometimes known as Mennonites, are well known for living simple lives, dressing plainly, and their refusal to become dependent on most of the conveniences of modern life that we all take for granted. The history of the Amish can be traced back to it’s founding in 1693 in Switzerland by a man named… Read More »