Relationship Needs – Unique But Similar

Relationship Needs – Unique But Similar
Everyone has their own unique relationship needs, some people like to have a relationship with someone who is funny, some need someone who is spontaneous, whatever it may be. But there are also some 'basics' that everyone needs (even if they don't know they need it) to keep a relationship strong, healthy and stable. It's always best to understand that there is no such thing as perfect but there can be a 'perfect for you'. It's important that you

From Basics To Mastery

From Basics To Mastery
For all of us, emotional intelligence encompasses five basic areas of mastery. They are: - Knowing your feelings and using them to make life decisions you can live with. - Being able to manage your emotional life without being hijacked by it -- not being paralyzed by depression or worry, or swept away by anger. - Persisting in the face of setbacks and channeling your impulses in order to pursue your goals. - Empathy -- reading other people's emotions

In Leadership, The Critical Convergence Drives Great Results

In Leadership, The Critical Convergence Drives Great Results
The Leader's Fallacy lives! We subscribe to the Fallacy when we believe our enthusiasm with a particular leadership challenge is automatically reciprocated by the people we lead. If ignorance is bliss then leaders going around blithely adhering to the Leader's Fallacy have cornered the market on happiness. The truth is, it's more realistic to believe in INVERSE RECIPROCITY: i.e., whatever motivates you, "DE-motivates" the people. That's especially so for leaders who are trying to motivate people to meet extraordinary

How to Get the Body of a Fighter

How to Get the Body of a Fighter
How to Get the Body of a Fighter Who has the best body in the world? Is it the swimmer with their broad lats, wide shoulders and low bodyfat? Is it the gymnast with their incredible upper body strength? Or is it the cover model, with their toned abs and large arms? That answer may be up for debate, but in many ways it is easy to suggest that it is the fighter who has the best body. That’s

What is True Love

What is True Love
Not many people are lucky enough to experience true love. For most people it's not believed to be real, but in reality there is true love just many don't have it. There are some basic signs however to let you know if you are or have true love in your life. The signs of true love are: 1. Butterflies- You may think this is silly but butterflies are a biochemical signal that occurs from the limbic system when we

Busting the Autism Stereotypes

Busting the Autism Stereotypes
As with anyone with a physical or mental disorder, autistic people deal with a wide range of reactions from others, from full support to uncaring ignorance. Unfortunately, even those who support autistic family members, co-workers, and friends may not understand autism very well. This leads to stereotypes, which can result in hatred, embarrassment, or other unhappy situations. By becoming educated about autism, you can help others in your community cope with this disorder. It is most important to note

Valentines Day Game Ideas For Adults

Valentines Day Game Ideas For Adults
Planning an adult Valentine's Day party is a bit of a no-brainer. Invite a lot of couples, have a few drinks, decorate with red. Done, right? Yes, and no. You want to put a little more thought into it than that and it's good to have some games to keep things lively. If you are inviting several couples, there are many fun activities you can plan. First, how about the "what's this item" game? Fill a paper bag with

Paying for your Child’s College Finances— Guide for Parents on Student Loan, Scholarship, and Grant

Paying for your Child’s College Finances— Guide for Parents on Student Loan, Scholarship, and Grant
Let's suppose that you have a child who will be graduating soon from high school. Of course, you will feel happy, just like any proud parent who have their children graduating from high school. It is one of the challenges of life that you have successfully surpassed, despite of the financial instabilities that you have probably experienced. It is time to celebrate, for you have fulfilled your responsibility of giving your child a bright future. But as many would

Books on Candle Making

Books on Candle Making
Making your own candles is a favorite craft and hobby many individuals. They find the process to be enjoyable and relaxing. Candle makers have been know to turn to their hobby in times of stress. For some candle makers, once they learn the basics they are ready for new challenges. Purchasing books on candle making can provide you with everything from basic instructions, tips, and creative ideas to make beautiful candles. Most candle making books offer wonderful illustrations as

Dieting for Success Making it Happen

Dieting for Success Making it Happen
Dieting is far too often approached from the mindset of impending failure. Too many people have tried and failed so many diets in their past that they try the next new diet with the absolute knowledge that they will fail in this attempt as well. Guess what? They will. Henry Ford once said, "If you think you can or think you can't you will always be right." If you think you are going to fail at this diet you

Healthy Dieting Tips

Healthy Dieting Tips
When it comes to dieting you will find all kinds of crazy and faddish diets on the market today. In addition to the many diets there seems to be every kind of diet aid you can imagine. From shakes the diet industry has evolved to include everything from candy bars and pudding to pills and patches. Each item makes the claim that it can help you drop those unwanted pounds quickly and easily. Well I can tell you for

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving
Each year America has a holiday in November that has taken on almost a religious reverence which we call Thanksgiving. We give this holiday so much honor that it ranks with us along with Christmas and Easter as an important holiday in the hearts of family and as a nation. But this holiday, so rich with tradition, has it origins in the earliest days of the founding of this nation. The early years of the explorers to come to

Manifest Destiny

Manifest Destiny
America is a vast country covering thousands of square miles of land that traverses tremendously diverse climate and landscape. From high and majestic mountains, to wide deserts to vast fruitful plains that seem to go on forever, the sheer size of the physical landscape of America is breath taking. Obviously, this was not always the case. When those earliest settlers landed on the east coast and carved out their stark settlements, they had no idea of huge expanse of

John F. Kennedy

John F. Kennedy
In the life of this great nation, a few of its presidents have emerged from the pack as truly historic and memorable even more than others. Of course, the presidents from the generation of the founding fathers certainly fit that bill including George Washington and Thomas Jefferson. And presidents that served the country in times of great crisis also are deeply honored in memory. But in recent memory, there probably no other president that brings up emotions of respect

Atkins Maintenance

Atkins Maintenance
The final phase of the Atkins diet plan is lifetime maintenance. This is the time to continue your new eating plan at a maintenance level and keep yourself at your goal weight. The habits you have created will now become a permanent way of life. During the third phase, pre-maintenance, you learned exactly how many carbohydrate grams your body can tolerate and still maintain your ideal weight. In this phase, you’ll put this approach into practice and learn to

Returning to the Simple Joys of Home and Hobby

Returning to the Simple Joys of Home and Hobby
In the past decades, many mothers have made the decision to pursue careers, but that trend seems to be changing. Home and hobby are calling to these women, who are willing to make financial and personal sacrifices in order to be the primary caregivers for their small children. Many women have returned to being keepers at home, and hobby skills can help them meet the financial challenges of being a one income family. One hobby that helps the mother