Articles in the category General

The Pros and Cons of Getting A Psychic Reading By Phone

When people think of psychics, they usually think of readings with cards, palms, and some sort of theatrics. Psychic readings over the phone may seem like an odd way to get in touch with a psychic. However, it’s becoming more commonplace. After all, a psychic’s abilities work no matter where they are. 

Decluttering for Seniors: How to Simplify Life Transitions

If you’re like my mother, you may have all sorts of trinkets around your house memorabilia, collectibles, gadgets- you name it. You may know where everything is, or you may be like my mother who could spend hours on end searching for pens, nail clippers, envelopes and screws.

Mindful Summer Projects to Give You a Respite from The Daily Grind

A few days into summer, everyone’s (okay, maybe not everyone) favorite season, and it’s never too early to start planning for summer projects. Ditch your usual summer activities, take a break from the daily grind of life and do something worthwhile. Step outside your comfort zone and be more mindful and involved in caring for […]

Backyard Oasis – A Place to Feed Your Mind and Soul

In today’s day and age, it’s very hard to find a few minutes of peace of quiet. We’re always racing and chasing things while life passes us by. Soon, you’re sitting on your couch, wondering why you’re so tired and stressed all the time. The truth is, you don’t have to be. There’s one place […]

Lessons I Learned From My Father About Parenting

Now that I have kids of my own, I have come to appreciate the delicate balance of discipline and affection that my father had to maintain in handling us, his own children. Fathers have their special parenting challenges that are different from mothers.

A Helping Hand to Overcome Adversity

In the US we regularly celebrate those who have achieved great things, from business to the world of sports, but too often we overlook the contribution of people whose success lies in the improvements they bring to other people’s lives. It is tempting to believe that all of our achievements are permanent and durable and […]

Gifts That Are Actually Useful for New Parents

Being a new parent is challenging on so many levels. Physically, you have to be up and with the baby all the time, and if you’re the mom, you’re still recovering from childbirth. Mentally, you need to be stable under stress and adjust to the idea of having a kid. Financially, you have to buy […]

Spring Cleaning the Mind in 3 Steps

The busy mind gets bogged down with so many things that thinking becomes a chore. When you don’t spring clean your mind, you can almost visualize the clutter of thoughts that compete for space in your head. This often leads to frustration and burnout at home or at work resulting in doing too many things […]

How to Bounce Back After Getting Laid Off

Maintaining mind and body wellness after getting laid off is of utmost importance. Easier said than done, of course, because getting laid off often provokes feelings of embarrassment, disappointment, and failure.