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How Internet Slang Changes the Way We Think, Write and Speak

By |2019-03-24T20:34:04+02:00March 24th, 2019|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

There is no doubt that our language is a powerful tool. As is the internet. So how does internet slang affect us? We spend a great deal of time on the internet. As such, the internet has seen some significant changes in our lives. And so does internet slang. Posting a letter seems ridiculously slow [...]

How to Boost Intellectual Development in Children: 10 Science-Backed Tips

By |2019-03-14T18:08:24+02:00March 7th, 2019|Categories: Brain Power, Education|Tags: , , , , , , , |

We live in an age of progress and modernity. Therefore, parents want to know how to boost their children's intellectual development. Thankfully, fostering intellectual development doesn't necessarily mean piles of books. There are foods and engaging activities that can enhance your children's intelligence. We introduce them to you. Intellectual Development: How We Can Make Our [...]

How Theta Waves Boost Your Intuition & Creativity and How to Generate Them

By |2019-03-05T18:51:01+02:00March 5th, 2019|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Brain waves are a measurement of neural activity in our brain. Our brains produce several types of waves, so why are scientists and psychologists so interested in theta waves? Before we delve into theta waves, let’s quickly explore the five types of brainwaves. When we perform certain actions the neurons in our brains communicate with [...]

6 Classical Fairy Tales and the Profound Life Lessons Behind Them

By |2019-03-17T16:09:52+02:00January 10th, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Literature, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

The most interesting thing about classical fairy tales is not the magic of make-believe. Rather, it’s the life lessons learned from the stories. I grew up enjoying classical fairy tales. I sat at my grandmother’s side conjuring images of the characters as the story played out, I was mesmerized by stories of love and adventure. [...]

Generations of Bored Kids: Why Today’s Children Struggle to Have Fun

By |2019-03-17T16:12:09+02:00January 3rd, 2019|Categories: Education, Food for thought, Personal Development|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

In the past, there were not so many bored kids. Children were able to create fun and not depend on the fun to be catered to them. I am a child of the 70s, and for me, fun was utilizing my imagination. Although I did go through troubles and trauma, I found moments of goodness [...]

What Is Self-Actualization and How to Know If You Are Reaching It

By |2019-02-24T19:19:57+02:00December 30th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Anyone interested in the psychology of personality couldn’t have helped but notice a new buzzword recently – self-actualization. Self-actualization is the final goal of Albert Maslow’s hierarchy of needs. It is the realization of ones’ potential in the world. However, it can only be achieved once all other needs are fulfilled. Maslow's hierarchy is typically [...]

The True Meaning of Christmas You May Have Never Considered

By |2018-12-11T22:47:46+02:00December 25th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, History & Archaeology, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , |

What is the true meaning of Christmas? Before you argue for Christianity, let’s consider a deeper spiritual meaning of this holiday. Christmas is perhaps the most popular holiday during each year. Millions of dollars are spent on gifts and food to celebrate the 25th of December. It seems that Christmas has either become a materialistic [...]

3 Christmas Stories for Kids and Adults That Have a Deep Hidden Meaning

By |2019-02-28T18:47:55+02:00December 24th, 2018|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought|Tags: , , , , , , |

The messages behind popular Christmas stories for kids are what really gives the Christmas its festivity. As a kid, I loved Christmas films. They were a staple Christmas tradition in my family. As I got older, I realized they were teaching me valuable lessons. These are some of my favorite of all the Christmas stories [...]