Articles in the category General

10 Ways to Remember Loved Ones Who’ve Passed Away

Easter is a Christian tradition celebrating the rising of Jesus Christ from the grave, and while this is still the core of the commemoration by many churches worldwide, the holiday has spread out to other festivities. Easter egg hunt, anyone? It has also become a time for families to get together, much like other major […]

What Motivates You at Work?

“Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” ~ Anonymous You might be thinking that was said by Confucius, but its origins have never really been tracked down accurately, so let’s just leave it at that – anonymous. In any case, it’s the idea that counts. […]

5 Common Parenting Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Parenting may be the best job in the world, but it is not without its pitfalls. No doubt that (most) parents have their children’s best interests at heart, but we can’t deny that even parents with the best intentions can make mistakes – sometimes unwittingly. Here are some of the most common parenting mistakes and […]

3 Things People Fear Most

Let’s face it – almost everyone has fears they wish they could conquer. Even the most successful people harbor some form of concern or anxiety even if they won’t admit it to themselves or to others. But facing your own fears could be one of the best and bravest things you can do for yourself. […]

What Your Clothes Style Say About You

“It is impossible to wear clothes without transmitting social signals. Every costume tells a story, often a very subtle one, about its wearer.” – Desmond Morris Have you noticed how you feel more confident and self-assured when you are wearing clothes that you know you look good in and are comfortable? On the other hand, […]

Are You the Annoying Colleague at Work?

No one wants to be that person in the office whom everyone avoids because of attitude, certain characteristics, and mannerisms. That is, unless that person has serious issues and goes out of his way to be the annoying colleague. Sometimes, however, we may not be aware that we are behaving in such a way that […]

Celebrate Father’s Day Differently With These Activities

What do you usually do on Father’s Day? I’m going to go out on a limb here and assume that many of us usually have dinner (or lunch) and give gifts. While these activities are not negative in any way, there are many other things that you can celebrate Father’s Day. This year, why not change […]

How to Promote Your Inspirational Blog and Reach Out to More People

Inspirational blogs, self-help blogs, and motivational blogs are all over the Internet today. Some of them are written and maintained by high profile bloggers, but many are the result of the struggles and lessons learned by the “common” person. Personally, I like reading the latter because I feel closer to reality and can relate more […]

Pay It Forward, Help a Little Girl Gain Her Sense of Hearing

Most of us take our senses for granted. Unless we experience problems with them. As they say, you only truly appreciate the value of something until it’s gone. Let me tell you the story of this little girl, who was born under very difficult circumstances, with various complications that most of us will probably not […]

Financial Quotient: What Is It and Why It Matters

We’ve all heard about IQ and EQ and how they play important roles in getting you into university and avoiding breakups. But did you know that FQ, or financial quotient, is just as essential to the level of quality of your life? For what good is topping the exams and being happily married if you […]