“Sensual” isn’t the same as “sexual”: The practice of pleasure extends beyond the bedroom


Understanding sensuality as a mindset is an effective way to enjoy life on a daily basis By Gia Lynne From her book :“On Blossoming: Frank and Practical Advice on Our Bodies, Sexual Health, Sensuality, Pleasure, Orgasm, and More” I am a pleasure-positive writer, educator, and personal coach and am dedicated to researching and teaching theContinue reading ““Sensual” isn’t the same as “sexual”: The practice of pleasure extends beyond the bedroom”

The problem with happy peppy glass half full people


  Defeat and failure are two words you won’t find in the vocabulary of a Happy peppy glass full person. They will find another rainbow. Light in the darkest of times. Make a joke during sad times. ” I will miss her, but you have to admit she’s dressed better dead than anytime she wasContinue reading “The problem with happy peppy glass half full people”

If You’re Not Drinking Champagne with French Fries, You’re Doing It Wrong


Even the experts at Moët & Chandon say so. GETTY IMAGES . By: Lyndsay Matthews/ marie claire When it comes to fancy foods, high-low pairings can lead to some surprisingly delightful combinations. For example, if you’ve never eaten caviar and potato chips together, you’re missing out. So we were excited to hear that Marie-Christine Osselin, MoëtContinue reading “If You’re Not Drinking Champagne with French Fries, You’re Doing It Wrong”

5 Things To Try When You Can’t Stand The Pain Of Loneliness


(Photo: Google) By: Brock Hanson/yourtango.com Loneliness is a feeling related to abandonment. Chronic loneliness can be a habit we need to fight. Loneliness is usually considered to be the emotional effect of a life situation, the situation of being isolated, rejected, or abandoned. But most of us have experienced feeling lonely in a crowd, orContinue reading “5 Things To Try When You Can’t Stand The Pain Of Loneliness”

Live a little, its only $75,000 a night


Of course, its in New York City It’s  10,000 square feet of luxury, five bedroom, four fireplaces, six bathrooms and two wet bars, if your dry.   The living room, with 26-foot ceilings, is located in the corner tower of the building and is large enough to be converted into a full-sized grand ballroom. Outside, there’sContinue reading “Live a little, its only $75,000 a night”

South Africa: ‘Dead’ woman found alive in mortuary fridge


‘ The unnamed woman had been certified dead by paramedics at the scene of a pile-up in the early hours of June 24 Image Credit: Supplied  Image for illustrative purpose only   JOHANNESBURG:  A South African woman who paramedics had declared dead after a horrific car crash was later found alive in a mortuary fridge,Continue reading “South Africa: ‘Dead’ woman found alive in mortuary fridge”

The 10 Worst Things You Could Ever Call Your Child


By: Maureen Healy Ever call your child a brat? Words have the power to wound or lift our hearts. This isn’t new news. Of course, the challenge is when you are small and new to the world — the words you hear help shape your self-esteem and ultimately, worldview. Since I specialize in helping highly sensitive childrenContinue reading “The 10 Worst Things You Could Ever Call Your Child”

8 Scary, Long-Lasting Effects Of Having Narcissistic Parents


Photo: Google By: Craig Malkin/YourTango.com Narcissistic parents are abusive. “Character is the trace of relationship,” wrote Christopher Bollas, the brilliant post-Freudian psychoanalyst, in his ominously titled but infinitely hopeful book, The Shadow of the Object. What he meant was that we all develop in context, gathering bits and pieces of the relationships around us and fixing them, unconsciously, toContinue reading “8 Scary, Long-Lasting Effects Of Having Narcissistic Parents”

Condominium blues


If he doesn’t get his way, expect one outcome only. By: Elaine Luti/The American in Italia There’s a man in my condominium complex who has decided he’s the boss of the place. He expects everything he wants to go his way. What he doesn’t propose, he resists or undermines. He’s admittedly done a lot forContinue reading “Condominium blues”

A series of bad decisions


  I’m in the Wally Mart parking lot . A man who looked like he was going to ask me for money, asked me for money saying he ” Keeps making a series of bad decisions which leaves him without money, like now!   I immediately reached into my pocket to give him money, but allContinue reading “A series of bad decisions”