Shannon Philpott-Sanders

Writing, Reflecting, Teaching, Parenting

Ways to Display Photos on Your TV

Screen shot 2014-06-02 at 10.30.28 PMPublished June 2014: Samsung

Ways to Display Photos on Your TV

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Displaying photos around your home is often limiting when you have hundreds of pics you want to display. Instead of printing and framing one or two of your best shots, why not put them all display on your TV? Show off your vacation, school and family fun time photos by easily converting the files for expanded viewing.

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June 2, 2014 Posted by | Feature Stories, Magazine Writing, Sample Work | , , , | Leave a comment

Expert Tips to Reduce Energy Consumption

Screen shot 2014-06-02 at 10.27.40 PMPublished June 2014: Samsung

Expert Tips to Reduce Energy Consumption

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The push to go green is a win-win for your household and the environment. By turning off the lights, unplugging electronics and recycling daily, you can make a big difference in your daily energy usage and help reduce pollution, not to mention the extra effort can save you money on utilities. With just a few minor tweaks to your daily routine, you may soon see how your habits to conserve energy can motivate others to do the same. Now is the time to go green and reduce your family’s energy consumption.

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June 2, 2014 Posted by | Feature Stories, Magazine Writing, Sample Work | , , , | 1 Comment

14 Healthy and Out-of-the-Ordinary Salad Ingredients

salad ingredientsPublished May 2014: Livestrong.com

14 Healthy and Out-of-the-Ordinary Salad Ingredients

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If your mixed greens at lunchtime or dinner are beginning to become boring, it may be time to reinvent your favorite meal. Adding fresh veggies, dried fruits, nuts and seeds can offer a healthy punch to your lunch, along with more exciting flavor. “Healthy and interesting ingredients are all about color and texture,” says Sarah LaCasse, executive chef for Earthbound Farm in San Juan Bautista, California. “The happiest salads have variety, combining greens with a protein, something crunchy and something sweet.” Read on to learn about 14 healthy and unusual ingredients your can add to your salad for some diversity in both nutrition and flavor.

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May 29, 2014 Posted by | Feature Stories, Magazine Writing, Sample Work | , , , | Leave a comment