Home » Archives by category » Miscellaneous » Self Help

5 Tips for Aiding Your Spiritual Growth

When we talk about spirituality, it can be hard to define. I like to think of it as making a stronger connection with the essence of our being, and gaining a deeper understanding of the idea that everything in this world—the plants, the animals and other people, are all connected and one. Becoming more ‘’spiritual’’ […]

How Assisted Living Can Add To Your Social Life

Comments Off

Everyone has a strong need for socialization, but it can become very difficult to remain active and to make new friends after you retire. A lot of senior citizens find themselves contemplating whether or not they should move into an assisted living facility, and there are definitely several beneficial reasons to do so. Socializing at […]

Continue reading …

Divorce is taxing emotionally, physically and, yes, financially.  Most people going through a split have half – or less than half – of the resources they are accustomed to, often necessitating some cut-backs. In addition to having less revenue, the cost advantages of coupledom (family cell phone plans, combined utilities) quickly dissipate with a divorce. […]

Continue reading …

Taking up a sport is a great way to meet new people, whether you’ve moved to a new area, you fancy widening your circle of friends, or you’re just bored of your old friends! There’s plenty of bonding to be done through some good, healthy competition and lots of opportunities for post-match drinks and socializing. […]

Continue reading …

Will your teenager be graduating from high school soon? If so, you may be wondering how to put them on the path to independence. It can be easy to pressure your child into doing one thing or another. So be sure to advise them but ultimately it is their decision to make! Here are five […]

Continue reading …

Let’s face it: reading financial websites can put even the most dedicated accountant to sleep. There is nothing exciting about financial sites and, after a while, they all start to look the same. If you want to change your financial outlook, have no fear! Knowing where to look can net you some sites that won’t […]

Continue reading …

5 Ways To Raise Your Consumer IQ

Comments Off

The term “Consumer IQ” is one you may not have heard prior to reading this article. In a nutshell, your consumer IQ is the depth of understanding you possess about an industry, service or company. Before you choose a provider or business to deal with, you should arm yourself with information in order to make […]

Continue reading …

Top 5 Hangover Cures for New Years Day!

Comments Off

We’ve all experienced that horrible, spinning, nauseous feeling on New Year’s Day. In fact, as hangovers go, some of my worst have been after a fabulous New Year’s Eve party or two. Luckily, there are hangover cures that really do work. I know; I’ve tried them! Disclaimer: just because they’ve worked for me doesn’t mean […]

Continue reading …

7 Top Tips for Home Emergency Preparation

Comments Off

Mention winterizing your home, and most people think of things associated with preparing the house for cold weather – caulking leaks, storing firewood or servicing the furnace. My friend Heather includes emergency preparation in her winter planning, and with good reason.  According to the U.S. Fire Administration, home fires are more prevalent in the winter […]

Continue reading …

6 Reasons for Not Dating Online

Comments Off
6 Reasons for Not Dating Online

It seems that everyone is dating online these days. Any one of your friend’s family or co-workers could be doing it. Most likely you are privy to their failures and successes with the process, leading you to form your own opinions. Before you take the plunge and move forward, here are some points that may […]

Continue reading …
Page 1 of 3123
-- ADVERTISEMENT --