7 Tips To Cooking The Perfect Thanksgiving Turkey

Thanksgiving dinner is the most anticipated cooking/eating event of the year. But don't let the stress of creating a perfect meal get you down. Have a calm, stress free holiday and spend more time with your family by following these simple tips!

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War Veterans Overcome PTSD With America Square Dancing

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War Veterans can have a hard time dealing with adjusting to life after war. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) affects nearly 3 million veterans! Dancing Well: The Soldier Project is dedicated to bringing the healing power of music, dance, and community to veterans and families coping with PTSD and traumatic brain injury (TBI).

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This Amazing Technology Is Helping Quadriplegics Move Again!

8 years ago, Bill Kochevar's life changed drastically. While on a 150-mile bike ride, Bill collided with a mail truck; the accident resulted in him becoming a quadriplegic. Bill thought he'd never be able to move or do anything on his own again.... but he was wrong. Bill's story is proof that medical technology is doing amazing things to help people every day!

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LA Musician's Love Trade Helps the Homeless

Jef Joslin grew up in a small town in Tennessee. Like many kids he knew, Jef grew up in a faith based home, he was very athletic and played football throughout high school, even accepting a scholarship to play in college.

Despite his obligation to friends and family, as well as his commitment to uphold his athletic scholarship, Jef began exploring a newfound passion for music. He took a leap of faith by following his creative passions to the Los Angeles, where he now lives with his wife, Ciera. The couple often spend hours on the beach near the Venice boardwalk, enjoying the ocean and the laid back Southern California atmosphere. The environment is not only inspiring for them as artists, but also allows them an opportunity to befriend the homeless, a population in California that is often ignored.

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Teen Starts Candy Company That Is Good For Your Teeth!

When Alina Morse was seven years old, she went to the bank with her dad and the teller offered her a lollipop. While she really wanted to accept, her parents always told her that candy was terrible for her teeth.

So she asked her dad, "Why can't we make a lollipop that's actually good for your teeth?" In that moment the idea for Zollipops® was born!

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This Blind Man Uses His Storytelling To Connect and Inspire

"My vision impairment is part of what made me who I am," noted Michael Lang.

So who is Michael? He defines himself as a storyteller. He's also an author, a musician, and an outdoor enthusiast who was once the lead counselor at a summer camp for boys. All of those roles intersected one fateful night at the camp where Michael worked when he was 17. As the counselor tried desperately to get his group of 13-year-olds to go to sleep, he offered to tell them an epic bedtime story if they would get in their bunks. To his surprise and chagrin, they obliged.

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Healthy HowTos - 3 Great Smoothies & Shakes Videos

Produce Pete helps us stay healthy while self-quarantined

With the emergence of Covid-19, we have all been quarantining in our homes, and now it seems for an indefinite amount of time. As a result, people scrambled to find ways to stay fit and try not to fall into bad eating habits.

But Covid-19 also brought us what seemed like a surplus of time and people began becoming more creative with cooking and preparing new meals. One popular food type that has had a resurgence has been Shakes and Smoothies -- in part because they are a quick, easy way to satisfy your appetite.

Some great ideas of different smoothies, check out Produce Pete, celebrity chef formerly of the Today show. In his mini-series "For Pete's Shakes', he shows you how to create a great smoothies with different health benefits. All easy to make.

FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH IN A GLASS

Pete shows off his "Fountain of Youth" smoothie which highlights two main ingredients: kale and avocado. He even gives tips on how to find the best avocado and how to distinguish the differences among different types of kale. Pete focuses on the avocado, saying that's what makes this drink special. It makes the smoothie's texture smooth and sweet tasting. As you can see by the ingredients of the smoothie listed in the video, and in its description, this smoothie is loaded with vitamins and minerals and is a very healthy option that can use as one of your healthy snack or meal options! You can check out the video and find the full recipe for the "Fountain of Youth" smoothie HERE.

THE PERFECT SHAKE FOR HEALTHIER HAIR & NAILS

Pete concocts a shake that he says is good for your hair, nails, and skin. The magic is loading up with a variety of fruits and vegetables. Pete also describes how to pick out and cut the perfect fruit and vegetable, so that you can bring home the ripest, best tasting food. He also offers tips on how to most effectively extract the nutrients from the produce to make your smoothie as healthy as possible, resulting in the most delicious smoothie. With all of the fruits and vegetables packed into this, you aren't just consuming an extremely healthy smoothie, you are also filling your body with essential nutrients, vitamins, and minerals to make your body healthier and stronger! Check out this smoothie and find the full recipe by clicking this VIDEO.

RELAXING SHAKE FOR GOOD NIGHT'S SLEEP

Ahhh… a good night's sleep. Kinda tough for many these crazy days. In this video, Pete describes his special smoothie filled with ingredients that give you certain nutrients that can help you sleep better. The main ingredient of this smoothie is spinach. It also contains a couple of somewhat uncommon smoothie ingredients like pumpkin seeds and almonds. The ingredients are combined to help you sleep at night, filling you with nutrients such as antioxidants, lycopene, potassium, and fiber that will help to do that. Cherries are also included in this smoothie, which Pete says will help with arthritis because of their powerful anti-inflammatory and antioxidant benefits designed to help ease pain. To check out this smoothie and the full list of ingredients contained in it click this LINK.

Reported on by OGTV intern, John Curcio.


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3 Ways To Enjoy The Outdoors -Happiness Made Simple with Dr. Woody

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Happiness is a choice, and one we all want to make. Happier people tend to live healthier lives and you often find the keys to happiness just outside your door. In this episode of Happiness Made Simple, host Dr. Woody Woodward describes how being out and about near a babbling brook, a luscious green field, or an iconic museum stimulates our ears, eyes, and mind and helps us to be more engaged with the nature, culture and people around us.

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