Gift-giving Tips To Enhance a New Relationship

There are no hard and fast gift-giving rules for someone you’re in a relationship with fairly recently. And yet…that innocent little gift can be a determining factor in the early demise or continuity of your “almost there but not quite yet” union. If you really like the person and wish your new relationship to progress […]

What Is Love Addiction?

You may have heard that oldie from the 80s, “Addicted to Love,” but going through love addiction is not a pleasant melody. Love is one of the most powerful and enjoyable feelings people can experience, but for people who are compulsively infatuated, it can be as if they are creating their own addictive substance. Not […]

How to Have A Healthy Relationship With Money in 2017

In the modern world, money is an important part of everyone’s lives. If you try to think of the last day that you didn’t think about money at all, I bet you won’t be able to do it! Even if it’s as simple as making a purchase at a shop or paying your bus fare, […]

Healing After The Loss Of A Loved One

Losing a loved one is one of the hardest situations to deal with. The grieving process can bring about a variety of emotions and each person deals with the pain of loss much differently. Some may say time will heal, but those that experience this trauma understand that time only lessens the pain. Mental Health […]

9 Ways To Relax Without Paying For It

For a lot of people these days, finding ways to relax without paying for it is a challenge. Relaxing has to be watching a movie, going on a vacation or pampering the body at a spa. But these things cost money, and end up stressing you out especially if you’re on a tight budget. 

How to Keep Negative Emotions at Bay – Backed by Science

In an appropriate framework, negative emotions are normal reactions to unpleasant situations, events and people. But when negativism rules your life, you become miserable, angry and depressed. A persistent negative state of mind is toxic to your physical and mental health. You increase your risk for chronic diseases. Your blood pressure remains at a constant […]

7 Ways Successful People End Their Day

We are always conscious about starting the day right so that we can be at our most productive and efficient. Because ultimately, that’s how we become successful. But did you know that the truly successful people keep a pattern of practices to cap off their days, too? These things that they do have helped make […]

The Warning Signs of Disconnection and How to Reconnect with Your Partner

All relationships have their ups and downs but a prolonged lost connection with your partner can possibly lead to divorce. You may miss the early warning signs of disconnection signaling that the bond between you and your partner is breaking down. Emotional disconnect may not be immediately obvious because it can creep up on a […]

Love or Attachment – What Binds Your Relationship?

Anyone who has been in a relationship knows that love and attachment go together. When you love someone, it’s natural to want to spend time with that person. But what keeps you together? Is it love or attachment? What’s the difference between the two? How can one be good and the other harmful? The lines […]

Try Bullet Journaling to Put Order in your Disorganized Life

When I first heard/read about bullet journaling, I thought to myself, “Here’s yet another one of those to-do helpers,” and, like other fads, I thought this too shall pass. But curiosity got the better of me, especially because the bullet journal is not digital and I’ve never gotten over my love for the paper planner. […]

How to Spot Toxic Narcissism in a Relationship

If you know your Greek mythology, you’ll know the story of how the abnormal love of his own self eventually killed Narcissus. Unfortunately, there are many living human Narcissuses in our midst today. You might even be in a relationship with one of them. Hence, it helps to know how to spot a person with […]

Fun – and Useful – Facts About Father’s Day

Father’s Day is almost here. Have you gotten your dad a present? Maybe you’ve planned a family get-together? No matter what you’re doing, I’m sure your father will appreciate it. In my previous post, there are many ways we can show our parents how we love them, and celebrating Father’s Day is one of them. It […]

Simple – But Effective – Home Budgeting Tips

Just like charity begins at home, so does saving. If you want to save a handsome amount of money by the end of the day, week, month or year, you’ve got to start practicing frugal living habits which can take a start from managing your household budget. Trust me as you learn to live economically […]

30 Ways to Relax on a Budget

We all want to get as much as R&R as possible, but unfortunately, life doesn’t always give us what we want. Worse, stressors are everywhere – at home, on the way to work, and at the office. While that’s normal, stress that’s not released will accumulate, leading to all sorts of health, emotional, and mental issues. […]

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, […]