China DeSpain

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China DeSpain is a San Antonio-based writer and blogger. She loves pop culture, animal rights, health and fitness, international travel, books and wigs. Follow China on Twitter: @ChinaDeSpain


9 Reasons We Find Pope Francis Fascinating

in Causes, Featured, News, People

The first pope to name himself after Saint Francis of Assisi, patron saint of the poor, the pope has made it clear that his mission is to reach out to his flock.

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Ten Healing Plants for a Backyard Pharmacy

in Featured, Healthy Living, Lifestyle, News

Many easy-to-grow plants have medicinal properties and can be used as a backyard pharmacy.

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Ryan Reynolds Puts Eco-Home Back on Market

in Home, News, Top News

Built in 1953, the home has solar heating, a tank-less water heater and a new roof.

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Amazing Dolphin Escapes Captivity, Rejoins Pod

in Animals, Causes, Featured, News, Science

After four years in captivity, Sampal escaped her sea pen through a tear in the netting and finally rejoined her family.

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WATCH: Snoop Dogg and Chelsea Handler Team Up for Shelter Dogs

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News, Video

The pair has partnered with DOG for DOG to help feed shelter pooches. For every bag of food sold, the company donates a bag to a shelter.

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12 Special Needs Animals That Survived and Thrived

in Animals, Causes, Featured, News

These twelve animals received a little helping hand from protheses, wheelchairs, and more and have gone on to thrive.

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WATCH: Invasive, Predatory Lionfish Discovered in Deep Atlantic

in News, Science, Top News, Video

Studies have confirmed that at least 40 species of native fish have experienced population drops since the lionfish were introduced.

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