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The Positives Experiment

Hello all Raise your hand if you dread interviews (ME!) Raise your hand if you hate the questions 1. “Tell me a little about yourself.” Or 2. “What are some positive qualities that you think you possess.” For most people … Continue reading

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Are You SAD This Season?: What is Seasonal Affective Disorder

Are you SAD this season?: What is Seasonal Affective Disorder? Fall is my favorite season hands down. I love the foliage: the holidays that approach, the food, the pumpkin patches, even the smell of the air. Here in California our … Continue reading

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Self-esteem: Intrinsic vs. Extrinsic Motivation

Self-esteem: Intrinsic vs. Extrinsic Motivation On this post I want to talk about artificial or superficial self-esteem. These are maybe not terms you would find in a psychological article, or maybe in a dictionary, but hear me out. This how … Continue reading

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What I Learned at WordCamp 2017 by WordPress: “.COM vs. .ORG”

Have any of you guys wondered what the difference is between the .com and the .org in blogging? Here is what I learned Continue reading

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Announcement!The Liebster Award

Liebster Award: Discover New Blogs! I have been blogging for a few months and have heard about the wonderful blogging movement that is the Liebster award. I was happy to be nominated by Diana Turetsky from www.beehappy.ca. I was very … Continue reading

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Is Fashion Important?

Yes, to some fashion and fashion statements are the least of our worries, but can fashion change more than just image? Can fashion have positive changes within? A makeover from the outside in? Continue reading

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Is it Time to Reboot Your Mind?

Is it time to Reboot Your Mind? Life sometimes becomes so chaotic that we cannot breath. We maybe can physically function, but our mind is cluttered. Today I really wanted to write; it is one of my biggest passions, but … Continue reading

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Stages of Grief and How to Cope With Loss

Stages of Grief and How to Cope With Loss If you are as old as me or maybe older, chances are that you have experienced the death of a loved one, or know someone who has been greatly affected by … Continue reading

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A Birthday Letter to My Past.

A Birthday Letter to My Past: This letter is really a goodbye letter to my past. A birthday letter to my present. It’s my birthday! I made it to 27. Some days I feel far younger, some days I feel … Continue reading

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Mislabeling: The Antisocial and the Asocial

Are they antisocial or simply asocial? Explore the difference
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