Archives for December, 2013

Unleash Your Inner Flirt: Interview with Rachel DeAlto

Interview with Rachel DeAlto Flirting brings you back to that feeling you had when you first got together because it’s all about making somebody else feel good. Tell me about your new book, Flirt Fearlessly. Flirt Fearlessly is all about giving both men and women the confidence to get out there and make connections. Obviously it’s geared more toward single …

Education Begins at Home

By Ginger Henderson As a parent, you are your child’s first teacher. In the first few months of life, you taught your newborn to trust in you for his or her comfort and safety, building the solid foundation necessary for a lifetime of learning. Now that your child is older, the educational possibilities are endless. With the right mindset, your …

Conquering Daily Stress

By Katie Moss The Beginner’s Guide to Practicing Mindfulness You may have heard of the term “mindfulness” in yoga class, but what does that term really mean on a daily basis? Mindfulness, according to the practice of Buddhism, is a way to see things as they really are, without the cloudiness of one’s mood, prejudices or feelings. In its more …

10 Un-Healthy “Healthy” Snacks

By Katie Moss Snacking can be a very healthy idea. It keeps your metabolism going strong during the day and can help you avoid gorging on a full plate of unhealthy food during one sitting. However, snacking can also be deadly to your diet or standard nutritional plan – especially when foods camouflaged as healthy often aren’t very good for …

Oddities of the Body

by Sarah G. Mason Our bodies are amazingly complex, with little idiosyncrasies that make them unique. However, trying to understand the quirks of our bodies can sometimes leave us baffled. Here are a few oddities of the body, along with the explications you’ve always wondered about. Onion Tears We’ve all experienced the sudden and unexpected waterworks at the chopping block, …

Finance for Dummies is Smart Reading

Meet Eric Tyson, an internationally acclaimed and best-selling personal finance book author, columnist and speaker. Eric imparts some valuable wisdom about getting started with investments, discusses dangerous mistakes to avoid and demystifies some troublesome healthcare questions in the Personal Finance For Dummies®, 7th Edition. Can you tell me a little about the book? I’m a former financial advisor with a …