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Ways to Unplug and Recharge for a Productive Work Week With Game-Changing Strategies

When it comes to the weekend, there is nothing like laying out on the couch and relaxing from an exhausting week. But while we imagine we’re handling our downtime effectively or binge-watching everything imaginable, we end up checking our work emails every time a notification goes off or worry about those projects looming for the […]

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4 Simple Ways to Avoid Unhealthy Workplace Snacking 

When it comes to summertime, our appetites tend to increase and our diets are left a bit on the back burner. But no place is worse to help you stick to your diet than the office. Between doughnuts in the break room and birthday cake just about every week, there’s a plethora of goodies you can […]

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4 Tips to Make Working From Home a Dream Come True

For many, working from home is the ultimate dream job situation. No need to commute, don’t have to get dressed up, good coffee and no one eating your lunch out of the fridge (except you, of course) sounds amazing. However, that dream job situation can quickly become a bit nightmarish if you don’t prepare for […]

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Teamwork Makes the Dream Work: Celebrating 5 Years With The Hudsucker

Today is an especially amazing day because our team is celebrating five years since The Hudsucker’s creation. It’s an incredible milestone and one that wouldn’t exist without the team we have. As the Editor-in-Chief of an online magazine that aims to empower readers through lifestyle, entertainment and news, it’s extremely humbling to know one seedling […]

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Letter from the Editor: Five Years Later…

It’s hard to believe that five years ago, an idea about creating a site that empowers readers through relatable subjects like lifestyle and entertainment, could still be thriving and evolving. Many sites like ours dive deep when it comes to chiseling their own unique fingerprint and making their mark on the web, but it isn’t easy to be exclusive in a pool that advances every day.

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These Are the 7 Best Places to Live in the United States for 2017

For so many of us, relocating to a new city is a daunting experience. From finding new neighborhood favorites to maintaining sociability, moving has the power to leave you mentally, emotionally and physically exhausted. But as you know the saying, “life begins at the end of your comfort zone” and it’s true in more ways […]

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Building Resilience and Moving Ahead Through Tough Transitions

Breakups and layoffs suck. Whether it’s the end of a long-term relationship with someone you love, the loss of a job you were dedicated to, or another life-altering situation, being thrust into these scenarios where a big part of your life comes to a sudden end is downright unnerving and terrifying. You enter into that uncomfortable gray area of […]

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Letter from the Editor: What a Broken Heart Can Teach You

Something I have heard from many in the last month is how heartbroken they have been feeling since last fall. As a feeling I too have experienced while watching the world change every second, it’s no secret that a broken heart can take a toll on the best of us.

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How to Reach Success Using Creative Visualization

If you want to succeed, you have to believe you can. You might think about being successful and reaching your goals all the time, but our life and the circumstances we find ourselves in often have another plan for us every single day. In case you didn’t know, what you usually think up is what you ultimately […]

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The Importance of Setting Realistic Resolutions for the New Year

As we move into 2017, it is only natural to spend time thinking about what resolutions you are going to try and set. Similarly, you may find yourself thinking about the things that you wanted to accomplish in 2016 that perhaps fell by the wayside. But while it can be easy to think of your life and […]

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How to Forgive Others, Yourself and Start Loving Life

One of the most important skills that you’re going to develop throughout your life, is the ability to forgive. In order to understand the root of forgiveness and everything it encompasses, it’s important to examine forgiveness from several angles including how to forgive someone who has hurt you and perhaps even more importantly, how to forgive […]

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Making the Competition Sweat: Chatting with PiperWai’s Co-Founders

Between working that hard deadline to running a 5K, to agonizing over that coveted date with the cutie from work, there’s no denying you’re going to sweat it out — quite literally. While sweating is an effective and healthy biological process that keeps us cool and prevents overheating, it can be a bit of a […]

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Luke Bryan Pays It Back with His Latest EP and ‘Farm Tour’

For years, reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year, Luke Bryan has given fans new music every spring break with his annual beach party-themed EPs. Fun-filled and nostalgic for old crowds and new, the records have been a favorite among many since its initial debut in 2009. But after ending the highly anticipated tradition just last spring, […]

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Making Friends in a New City

When we were kids, all it took to make a new friend was sharing your snacks with the kid beside you on the playground and, fortunately, that kind of bond could last right up until everyone graduated high school and headed off to the college or university of their choice or, even longer, until everyone […]

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Letter from the Editor: The Power of Initiative

If there’s one thing we remember from the great Maya Angelou, it’s that if we don’t like something happening in our life, we need to change it. And if you can’t change it, you have to change the way you think about it. Whether it’s relationships, career or even maintaining social circles, taking initiative is essential if we want to succeed. When you show initiative, you do things without being told. You harness the strength of what you know and utilize it towards your advantage to keep things going when they get tough. Simply put, initiative is more action than reaction, and if you push yourself little by little each day, you can improve your circumstances.

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