Economy/Money:
image Financial Resolutions for the New Year

We have all been there - the holidays and other end-of-year expenses put a strain on your finances and it's difficult not to wonder, "How did this even happen?" Fear not! Catching up and starting fresh is not as difficult as it may seem. Learn how to make S.M.A.R.T. financial decisions to keep your wallet happy all year long!

Click here to watch the video from Maxworth Inc.

Brian Tracy Inspirational Article of the Month:
image 7 Surprising Reasons Why Productivity Will Make You Happy

Have you been feeling like a couch potato lately? Perk up! There are many connections between the physical activity we do and our overall mental health. Even small productive steps taken during your day can have a huge impact on your mood and make you feel like being even more productive!

Click here to read the full article by Brian Tracy

Interesting Articles and Photos of the Month:
image The 4 Unique Ways That Playing a Musical Instrument Can Modify Your Child’s Brain For Success

Music affects the adult brain in many positive ways. But did you know that it has an even bigger impact on developing brains? Playing a musical instrument can accelerate brain growth and strengthen key skills in children and young adults. Did you play an instrument growing up?

Click here to read the full article by ArticleBiz
image Eating Tips & Tricks for the Holidays

The holidays can be a tough time of year when trying to stick to a healthy diet, but it's not impossible! Simple swaps and little tricks can give you the edge you need to beat the cravings but still feel satisfied. Check out these tips to learn more about what you can do to stay lean during the holidays.

Click here to view the full infographic by Visual.ly
image 5 Feelings We Hate Feeling

No one likes to feel negative. Not only do these feelings upset us, but they impact our bodies and can make us physically ill or disorientated. The best way to combat negative feelings is to spread positive ones! The more positive interactions we have, the better we will feel about ourselves and others.

Click here to read the full article by Ezine Articles

Videos of the Month:
image How to pronounce longest name in Canada

Pek-wach-nama-what? Some countries have city names over 30 letters long (the longest being 85!) and their meanings are even longer. These names are not only a mouthful, they take up to 25 seconds just to say. Can you pronounce any of these city names?

Click here to watch the video by CityNews Toronto
image 10 Things You Didn’t Know Have An Expiration Date

When was the last time you replaced your pillow? If it was longer than 3 years ago, it's time to put a new set on your shopping list! Pillows, pacifiers, and fire extinguishers are among the many items that most of us don't think about when it comes to expiration dates. Check out what else you may have had for too long!

Click here to watch the video by Top 10s
image Bloopers That Actually Cost The Filmmakers A Ton Of Money

Everyone loves watching bloopers. They make us laugh and the actors have a lot of fun with them too. However, the filmmakers probably disagree. Bloopers waste time and time is money, but some bloopers cost more than others! Check out which bloopers in our favorite movies put more than just a dent in the production costs.

Click here to watch the video by Looper

Delicious Recipe of the Month:
image 8 Dessert Recipes For Holiday Parties

Dessert is definitely the best part of the holiday meal! While it's important to make healthy choices as often as possible, it's ok to indulge every once in a while. And indulge you will with these scrumptious recipes! Check out this selection of 8 dessert recipes perfect for any holiday party.

Click here for the full recipe from Tasty

Dumb Criminal of the Month:
image Bungling Burglar Fails To Break Into ATM With Stolen Backhoe: Cops

Robbing an ATM is no easy feat so this bungling burglar thought he would try to make it easier on himself by getting some heavy machinery to do the job for him. Unforunately for him, the only thing this backhoe was able to crack was the casing of the machine! Maybe he should stick to using his bank card next time he needs cash.

Click here to watch the full video from Inside Edition