Cindy Simko

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83 Old Slang Phrases We Should Bring Back

(YouTube link)<p>As each language has a history, slang terms also have a history. We should not only be aware of old and obsolete slang terms, some …

The Only Bird Book You Need

David Allen Sibley has spent nearly his entire life watching birds. His pressed khaki pants, leather walking shoes, quiet voice, calm demeanor, and deliberate, slow way of articulating his thoughts reveal him as someone willing to sit in the woods for hours with a pair of binoculars around his neck.<p>…

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15 Mysteries/Thrillers That Will Blow Your Mind

<i>Originally published on Amazon:</i><p><i>Gone Girl</i> mania might have taken readers by storm, but there's a world of thriller and mystery books to explore while awaiting Nick and Amy's cinematic debut. Amazon has compiled a list of 100 mysteries and thrillers to read in a lifetime, ranging from the …

Harper Lee OKs e-book version of 'To Kill a Mockingbird'

Reclusive author Harper Lee has agreed to allow "To Kill a Mockingbird" to be released electronically, ending what had until now been a glaring holdout in the digital library of literary masterpieces.<p>Lee announced her decision Monday -- her 88th birthday -- in a statement released by her publisher …

Paul McCartney Cancels Rest of Japanese Tour Due to Illness

<b>UPDATE: McCartney has been forced to cancel next week's show in South Korea due to his illness. "</b><b>I was really looking forward to visiting and playing</b> …

South Korea

This Bourbon Is Made with 'Beaver Secretion'

SETTINGS<p>OFF<p>HD<p>HQ<p>SD<p>LO<p>Buzz60<p>Duration: 00:57<p>A new Bourbon counts castoreum, or “beaver secretion,” among its ingredients.<p>UP NEXT<p>NOW PLAYING: Today<p>This …

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8 Simple Reminders For a Happy, Fulfilling Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Life can be pretty tough eh?<p>We get so caught up in everything that we tend to forget the most important thing for ourselves, which is to be happy, no …

The 7 Main Elements of Happiness and How To Use Them All | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

You know, I think happiness has become a complicated game thanks to the self-help world. As much there are people, books, guides, articles, blogs and …

Happiness

Soft Overcomes Hard: Control Your Emotions with Tai Chi | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

One of the deepest teachings of Tai Chi philosophy is to overcome hardness with softness. A classic example of this is water – it is the embodiment …

7 Tips to Boost Your Day | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

“The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our …

Why True Self-Love Is Your Most Important Mission And How It Will Change Your Life Forever

Why is self-love so important? And anyway, is it really that important? Well, let’s see… but first, we should take a closer look and try to …

Families Often Embarrassed By Mentally Ill Relatives

Family support is widely discussed as a beneficial factor in helping people with illnesses cope and even recover from serious illnesses. However, a …

The surprising scoop on essential oils

Aromatherapy is enjoying a renaissance of sorts as its healing properties are rediscovered.<p>Even though essential oils have been around for centuries, …

The Top 10 Ways Exercise Can Radically Improve Your Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

There’s so much more to exercise than weight loss, toned glutes and a strong punch (but hey, those are some major benefits!). It’s proven that …

Top 10

#1 Surprising Secret to Boost Self Esteem (Even If You Hate Yourself)

<i>“To be beautiful means to be yourself. You don’t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself.” –Thich Nhat Hanh</i><p>You can boost self …

Self-help

7 Things You Must Let Go Of To Be Truly Happy | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Everybody wants happiness. It’s too bad that in this life, happiness can be a tricky thing.<p>I think that sometimes, instead of trying to chase …

Happiness

How Meditation Can Help Cope With Depression And Addiction | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Meditation has changed my life. Some people start meditating for self-development; others see it as a way to relax. For me, it was my state of mind …

6 Daily Questions You Don't Want To Ask But Should . . . Especially # 6. | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

We make our way through life by asking questions. How, when, where, what’s next? We ask strangers, co-workers, and loved ones. The most important …

How to Find the Inspiration in Meditation | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<i>In an extract from her just-published book, Inspiration Meditation, (part of the Go Creative! series) Orna Ross, bestselling novelist and poet and</i> …

Top 9 things to Remember When Life is NOT Going Your Way

Life is not easy to play on. All of us had gone through the bad times in our lives and we get through them, however some get through them more easily …

5 Ways to Be Yourself! | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.<br>Ralph Waldo Emerson<p>These days, the …

Top 10 Ways to Beat a Bad Mood

Feeling grumpy? It happens to the best of us. Stress is one thing, but some days, your brain just decides it's in a bad mood and it feels impossible …

When You Eat, Focus on Just Eating

Taking the time to focus on the food you're eating is harder than it sounds. We're surrounded by distraction and end up eating at our desks, in front …

Holistic Medicine

How to Find the Wasteful Energy Vampires in Your Home

<i>How much power is your home using when you're not around? Probably more than necessary, and that's money wasted. By selectively unplugging devices</i> …

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Personal Zen Scientifically Reduces Anxiety in 25 Minutes

iOS: Psychology professors have made a new game, Personal Zen, can reduce anxiety in stressed individuals. All it takes is playing the free game for …

Mindfulness