Thoughts Archive

  • How Do You Combat the Negative Effects of Facebook?

    Tweet Over the last few years, a growing body of research indicates that being on Facebook can make us more unhappy. At first, this might seem counter-intuitive. How many of us have reveled in the sense of connectedness we feel on Facebook? I think it’s […]

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  • Christmas: Time to Change Unwanted Traditions

    Christmas: Time to Change Unwanted Traditions

    Tweet Last year, I wrote a post on Christmas Financial Stress. Among my in-laws traditions, one of the most important is… buying. Buying gifts I should say. The more of them, the better. Can’t count them? Even better!! I never really liked this tradition as […]

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  • Give Yourself a Mental Jolt

    Tweet Sometimes, whether you are feeling a little down in the dumps, or whether you just can’t seem to focus, you need a mental jolt. A mental jolt can help you wake up, clear your mind, and make better decisions. Studies indicate that we make […]

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  • The biggest benefit to going makeup-free

    Tweet I am not one of those girls who has to have her full face on before she leaves the house, mostly because I’m lazy, but also because I don’t care about people seeing my ‘real face’. Sometimes, I also have my hair tied back […]

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  • Everything is relative to your situation or you

    Tweet Years ago, Asian Pear posted a striking shot of three beautiful women pictured here: I looked at the photo and felt the girl in the middle to be the prettiest (as in healthy weight and figure). Asian Pear, felt the girl on the far […]

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