Allison Avery

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40 Good Habits for Students to Practise Every Day

Why are some students more successful than others?While there are many possible reasons, it often comes down to one thing . . .Good habits.Students …

Productivity

New year, new you – how to be happy

With so many external pressures can any of us be truly happy? As we welcome in a new year, Rachel Kelly suggests small changes to your life that can have a huge impact on your outlook<p>What’s top of your list of new year resolutions for 2016? Do more exercise? Eat better? Spend more time with your …

Faith

Social Media in Schools

Social Media

As A Student, I Wish You Knew.... #iWishStudent

Well, the conclusion of my "I Wish You Knew..." series is here. This has been such a learning journey for me to hear from administrators, then …

Can Reading Improve Your Health? (Spoiler Alert: Yes)

If you’re suffering from anxiety, sleepless nights or even writer’s block, the cure may be as simple as reaching for the tablet or book beside your bed. Thanks to bibliotherapy, the practice of reading fiction for therapeutic benefits, it turns out you can download or pick up a literary cure for …

Books

100 books everyone should read Amazon Goodreads

To celebrate, start working your way through this list of 100 Books To Read in a Lifetime, as voted on and ranked by users of Goodreads, the largest book recommendation site on the web.<p>Amazon, which owns Goodreads, had its editors agonize over their own list, but the two turned out very …

Literature

The Guide to Productivity That Will Change Your Life

“If only I were more productive,” “If only I studied more,” “If only I took action.” Sounds familiar?<p>I think I already heard these ifonlystic …

Productivity

The Power of Pen Names

At Lit Hub, Tobias Carroll explores the history of authors using pen names, and what happens when these pseudonyms take on their own persona:<p>Under …

I’m Proud To Be A Christian, But The Way Some of Them Act Breaks My Heart

It’s true. I’m proud to be a Christian, represent Jesus Christ and proclaim The Gospel that has forever transposed my life. But while I’m all “for” …

Jesus

Why 3-day weekends are good for you

A glorious three-day weekend has arrived for (most) "knowledge workers," that euphemistic term for those of us who spend our days hunched over a keyboard, eyes locked for hours at a time on the screen ahead.<p>But here's the thing: The bulk of the research in medicine, sleep, cognitive science, and …

CNN

Fitness Friday: What to eat on the golf course (hole by hole)

The oft-asked question of what to eat during a round of golf should be answered with another question, says sports nutritionist Matt Jones.<p>"What hole are you on?"<p>What Jones means is that your dietary needs change as the round progresses.<p>"Before a round begins, you should consume a meal rich in …

Nutrition

Style over substance: The big problem facing American women's golf

This might not go over well, especially on the eve of the Solheim Cup in Germany. But American women’s golf is missing something.<p>There is plenty of greatness on the LPGA. Lydia Ko of New Zealand is already a historic player, and current No. 1 Inbee Park of South Korea has seven majors. Last month …

Golf