Do you want to be smarter? Then begin to adopt these hobbies and habits! Smarts don't grow on trees and to get a bit of extra oomph when it comes to your cognitive abilities, it is important to work on them on an everyday basis. Now, I’m not saying that you can drastically increase your level of intelligence even if you work on it diligently for months, but in my opinion, smartness differs from intelligence. Intelligence is your ability to absorb new skills and knowledge
Aniko Kolesnikova creates incredibly detailed 3D book covers that look like they walked right out of some fantasy land. In the age of mass production, it has become unusual to see a handcrafted item. It is not profitable enough to produce hand-made things, and it is certainly impossible to keep producing them at the same rate as the factory. Aniko Kolesnikova has proved wrong all of the people who think that it isn't possible to be competitive with a handmade item as your main product.
You can do a lot of things to improve your mood and your overall well-being, such as using Himalayan salt lamps and developing a meditation practice. But did you know that being a sports fan can actually be good for you also? The benefits aren't just in the excitement of watching your team win. There are many benefits in cheering for a team, either as a die-hard fan or a casual observer. Here are just a few of the ways that being a sports fan
It is crazy to think that summer is almost gone! The aisles in stores are lined with ads about “back to school”, flyers are being sent out about bus schedules, and the kids are picking out their outfits. When did the last few weeks of August become so rushed? Heck no! The dog days of summer are gone, but our weather is only getting better, here are some ways to make the best of what's left of your summer. 1. Do Some Traveling Hey, I have
Everyone talks about connecting with their soul or their higher self, but what does this really feel like? How do you know when you are connecting with your true essence on a deeper level? To discover your soul means to uncover your true inner being, understand your purpose and your passions and understand what makes you feel whole. Once you are aligned with your soul, you are able to live a more conscious, mindful life that will help you transcend the ego and allow you
December is nearing its end, and the Christmas craze has passed, along with the start of wondering what one's New Year's resolutions might be. Each year, we hear that countdown and promise ourselves that this year will be different than the last, that we shall do things, see people, go places, be different, be spectacular, be unique, and ultimately make a change in the life that for a year, maybe more, has weighed down on our chest. But how often do we actually go through
It seems like finding your passion is hopeless. Something is ruining your realization of goals and dreams. Help! What's the problem? Are you realizing the impossibility of finding your passion? Is it true that no matter how hard you try, you just can't see the results of your hard work? If this is you, then take heart. You are not the only one who feels this way or recognizes these downfalls. However, there is a bit of good news, a little silver lining on that
Since the cost of living is growing and money is becoming harder to save, we are all in need of some free (and cheap) things to do to keep us entertained whilst tightening the purse strings and avoiding spending money. Even simple activities like a night at the movies or a meal out with the family are becoming too costly for many and saving money is becoming more and more important to all of us. Of course, some places in the world are more costly