Three words to diffuse a disagreement

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This may come as a surprise, but people seem to have become more combative than ever…

That’s obviously not a shock, as there’s a lot of anger floating around out there. It seems as if people would rather be heard than be right. …


It’s not you, Squid Game, it’s me…

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Let me be clear, it’s not that I have anything against Squid Game, and I may watch it down the road — I’m just not going to watch it now.

Let me explain.

It’s not that I’ve been burned too many times before on a series I feel I need…


Pause Squid Game and improve your mind instead.

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I won’t lie, I waste a lot of time watching Netflix. But instead of mindlessly watching The Office for the 14th time, I’ve preferred to switch things up and watch as many documentaries as possible.

I figure this way, I’ll be able to keep my brain a little more active…


Are we ignoring certain conditions that may be linked to caffeine?

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Don’t worry, I’m asking this question for myself, too.

My caffeine consumption has always gone up and down. You may be in the same boat. Recently, I ditched the coffee and moved to matcha green tea.

I’ve never been big on energy drinks because I don’t want my heart rate…


Don’t let anyone derail your passions

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Are you following your own path or the path that seems expected of you?

If we listen to those who doubt us, we would accomplish nothing. I’ve worked in several careers and transitioned into writing. …


Healthy options that are cheap and easy to use

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We often hear, “you are what you eat.” But I would say you are what you absorb.

All the healthy food in the world won’t do its job if you have trouble digesting and absorbing it. And this means having a healthy gut. …


Ambition is important, but don’t back yourself into a corner

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What path are you following?

Is it the one you want to follow, or the one you think you have to follow?

I’ve always been hesitant of any concept that fits nicely into an acronym. The problem is the concepts have to fit the word and letters instead of vice…


The story of the very amusing Halloween train wreck

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What do you get when you combine Florence Henderson, KISS, and the Wicked Witch of the West? You get The Paul Lynde Halloween Special, of course!

The Paul Lynde Halloween Special was a TV variety show that aired on October 29, 1976. It was a bizarre combination of sketches, musical…


A few game changers that helped the trajectory of my day.

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It’s so easy to let the day quickly spiral out of control. It’s also easy to get stuck in a routine that we feel trapped in.

Routines — whether good or bad — are difficult to break, and you may have slowly adopted some habits that can inadvertently ruin your…


The birth of a very lucrative movie formula

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Like them or not, the romantic comedy genre is a powerful one. And all modern rom-coms can trace their roots back to one film: When Harry Met Sally.

This genre has also become a big moneymaker. It’s the reason studios will always turn to the rom-com: they’re inexpensive to make…

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