Oh dang, someone has asked you to do something you don’t want to do, but for some reason you feel guilty saying no, you feel obligated! Your mouth blurts out Yes, and your body wants to detach your right leg, for a brief moment, to kick your own butt, then grab your left arm and give you a good smack to wake up and be brave enough to say NO! Why can’t we just say no? what’s this extreme guilt that clouds our mind and takes over our morals and happy to relax time? why must we say yes? why can’t people let us say no without taking it personal or giving us the hurt puppy eyes? [Read more…]
What? you say… What do you mean by ‘I give you 100?’ How nice Eloise! Well let me tell you what I mean… what I mean is this right here, this post you read, is my 100th post since I’ve started this thing!
Did that sound like a Dr Seuss or what?! Not as good, but I can try! [Read more…]
Ohh pet peeves how you easily irritate me, how you get under my skin, how you make my blood boil and annoy the crap out of me… Why do we have pet peeves? Where does it stem from? What can we do to not let our pet peeves irritate us into a fireball of anger, and be more like a calm Monk to smile at the peeves while keeping a low heart rate? Let’s find out… [Read more…]
Heal The World
Who here is frustrated and beside themselves with all the hurt, killings, and chaos in the world? Why do some people go out and cause pain to others instead of reaching out for help in a different manner? If only we could do something to help these lost souls and PREVENT this disharmony, misfortune, and tragedy. [Read more…]
It’s a great day! …And why you ask? because we have our awesome, returning guest writer back on TwinCitiesView! Heather Roberts is sharing great tips to having a garden in your home… I had a few comments to my past gardening (outdoors) post, with a few mentioning there’s no outdoor space for you to garden, so here are the tips for you all, enjoy!
5 Ingenious Indoor Ideas for Wannabe Gardeners
You are running short on backyard or patio space? No problem. You can create a gorgeous garden behind the four walls of your home. The key is to pick to ideal greenery for your home. Whether you want to grow herbs, flowers or vegetables, you can go as inventive as you wish with your space. These simple gardening ideas with huge impact and minimum square footage are perfect for everyone with green thumbs. [Read more…]
Oops you did something wrong! someone is staring at you with laser beam eyes secretly trying to explode your head, like some kind of powerful supernatural human. You know what I’m talking about… the narrow eyes that haven’t blinked in a while, the clenching of the jaw, the possible red face… Oh man! how can you fix this uncomfortable situation? Yes, an apology! not only will this make the other person feel better, but you as well! There’s a science to this apology thing, let’s dig into it and find out… [Read more…]
It’s amazing to think making something like Bone Broth can help combat against pain, bacteria, and other bodily problems that people may be experiencing. How can this be? what are the benefits to slurping bone broth? and most importantly… how do you make this magical healing, great tasting broth? I’ve got it all here, including a recipe from Nom Nom Paleo, Food For Humans, by Michelle Tam & Henry Fong. [Read more…]
The ‘I CAN’ Attitude!
Your perspective on things are extremely important in your outcomes in life. An ‘I can’ attitude will help you achieve any goal you set for yourself, it’s the fire that is lit under your butt to get you going! You first start with brainstorming what you want to do… then naturally it leads you to think in one of two ways. Either: I’m going to make this happen for myself, yes, I can do this! OR you can think, when pigs fly, this dream of mine is impossible, what am I thinking?! What kind of person are you? An Optimist or a pessimist? [Read more…]
TwinCitiesView has a wonderful returning Guest writer, Emma Lawson, to share a topic we mothers can relate to… Enjoy this fun read!
You know you’re a mom when…
you do more in 60 minutes than most people do all day
Being a mom is not only the most wonderful and gratifying thing in the world but it is also the closest you will ever get to being a superhero. Every beginning is hard and motherhood is no different. Do not worry though – there will come a time when you will be able to do most of the things that used to take you almost whole day in an hour… and there will still be more work to do. [Read more…]
To Love Or Not To Love?
So you have that moment when your eyes lock, you focus only on each other, it’s intense as the world around you disappears, that chaos continues but you are unaware of it, it’s blurred, you have tunnel vision, it’s only you two for this special moment. Do you approach one another, do you shyly slip away, or do you know of this person, a reputation you’re not fond of, but still have a fire burning inside for them?… What is this feeling? Chemistry! Does chemistry mean ‘he or she is ‘the one’? When this occurs what do you do? What’s the next step? do you take the leap of faith in this new love, or does this person become the one that got away? Let’s look into this Chemistry emotion, shall we?!