How important is color and how does it influence us? According to a recent study in color psychology, color is a major influence in many of our general decisions. For example, blue is said to prompt one to eat less, so painting a dining room blue would be counteractive when it comes to the overall functions of the room itself. It's important to have a basic understanding of color psychology … [Read more...] about Decorate Using Color Psychology
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There has been great debate about organic versus non-organic foods and whether one is healthier than the other. I have tried both organic and non-organic foods, and I don't have a preference when it comes to completely stocking my cabinets and refrigerator with either organic or non-organic, but there are exceptions. I personally prefer fruits and vegetables from a farmers market. … [Read more...] about Organic vs. Non-Organic: What’s the Difference?
We all want and need healthcare. The tricky part is finding insurance that is affordable, and a perfect fit for our lifestyles. Let’s take a look at some health insurance basics a bit more in-depth when it comes to investing in your healthcare. Do Research Insurance Companies It is always best to shop around for health insurance. Do not always go for what your job has. I personally went from … [Read more...] about Healthcare Tips: Dos and Don’ts
It is very important to take care of your body. Your body guides you both mentally and emotionally, and the slightest imbalance could trigger the inevitable. Unnecessary Stress Hair falling out, skin breaking out, tiredness and headaches can often be eliminated by getting rid of stress. This could mean taking on too much work at your job or at home, or overreacting to something. Do yourself a … [Read more...] about Tips to Conquer Common Health Issues
Lady Lennia Courtney Martin on Living with a Sick Child Now more than ever I am learning how to do things that are fun, yet not too energy-draining. This week we will go to the library, aquarium, and maybe even a park. But when we go to the park, it will be for a short time and I will have someone with me just in case. She seems to be adjusting well besides the yucky medicine aftertaste. She is … [Read more...] about Lady Lennia Courtney Martin on Living with a Sick Child
New York City is a place where many have their own preconceived notions before visiting, and of course there comes the occasional myth. This can sometimes deter many from moving here to accomplish their dreams. When I first came to New York to live there, I had many preconceived notions, and was astounded by the actual truth of many of them. Here, I describe some of those myths and shed light … [Read more...] about The Reality Behind New York Myths