Elizabeth Adamson

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Human Brains Are Wired to Blame Rather Than Praise

Ouch! Did you do that on purpose?<p>Psychologists have long concluded that people tend to judge others more harshly for their negative actions—assigning …

New Moon in Sagittarius Checklist: 7 Ways to Get Lucky and Make Sparks Fly

It′s New Moon time again and this is a special one. Well, aren′t they all? But this one is the last New Moon of 2015! And this New Moon is happening …

How the buildings we live in add to the threat from global warming

When we think of the culprits of climate change, we tend to picture coal-burning power plants, airplanes and traffic-clogged highways. But there are other offenders — the places we live, work, study and shop.<p>From urban high-rises to squat suburban malls, buildings are responsible for about 40% of …

How to Sew Perfectly Matched Plaids

Give your handmade plaid, striped, and patterned garments an upgrade—learn how to sew perfectly matched plaids!<p>Ready to take the guesswork out of pattern matching? Add a bit of extra yardage to your next fabric cut, then follow his helpful guide that Jen from Grainline Studio shared on Sew Mama Sew …

Sewing

easy kimono sewing tutorial

Hello everyone, we are Elizabeth and liZ, two girls who married brothers and ended up with the exact same name. Together we blog at Simple Simon and …

17 Quotes Every Struggling Parent Should Read

<i>Perhaps it takes courage to raise children…</i>Our youth can’t possibly know how age thinks and feels. But as we age we are guilty of being too …

4 Easy Ways To Take The Stress Out Of Parenting

WeHeartItTrying to balance work, marriage and parenthood can make for a pretty hectic lifestyle. Use these 4 tips to change your life from stressed …

We are currently performing a series of upgrades on Core Spirit and will be back soon.<p>Since the launch, Core Spirit has been growing, improving and …

Zen 101: An Introduction to Zen Buddhism

You’ve heard of Zen. You may have had moments of Zen. But what the bleep is Zen?<p>The popular idea of Zen is that it’s, like, Japanese Dada, with kung …

Weird Facts

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Great reading strategies: ‘First lines’ for developing comprehension

<b>Throughout the summer I’ve been posting a series of posts looking at communicative classroom reading strategies. I’ve started each post with this</b> …

Lost cities: where to pretend you are Indiana Jones

Unearthing lost cities used to be the preserve of machete-wielding, Indiana Jones types, but advances in technology lie behind the most recent discoveries rather any derring-do in the jungle.<p>One of the most groundbreaking recent finds lay hidden in Honduras’ near-impenetrable La Moskitia rainforest …

10 Crazy Paradoxes That Will Blow Your Mind

A paradox is a premise that contradicts itself. It’s a situation that seems to defy logic by producing an inconsistency that goes against common …

The 120 Most Helpful Websites For Writers in 2015 - Global English Editing

There are many fantastic websites about writing on the internet, but it’s time consuming to sort the decent from the mind-bendingly awesome. After …

The World's 18 Strangest Hotels

For the intrepid, quirky and adventurous traveler, the flower-quilted double bed and lacquered furniture of a typical hotel room is just plain boring. Here are the world's 18 strangest hotels.<p>The first thing every hotel developer considers before construction is "who is the guest, and why are they …

50 incredible bars you should drink at in your lifetime

From the world's oldest bar to one housed inside of a massive tree in South Africa, we've found 50 unforgettable bars worth traveling the globe for.<p>Here's your boozy bucket list.

8 of the Spookiest Hotels Around the World

Taj Mahal

Meeting the oldest living thing on Earth

In the early Seventies, an ex-soldier, wanderer and freelance conservationist called Allen Meredith began having mystical dreams. A group of people in long gowns and hoods were sitting in a circle, instructing him to look for the “Tree of the Cross”. “It was called by another name,” he remembers, …

11 Things That Make You GREAT in Bed

Consider this your better-sex boot camp<p>Contrary to popular belief, you don't need a working knowledge of 52 sex positions or a background in porn to be ridiculously good in bed. Instead, it comes down to more subtle (and realistic) factors that you may already posses. And if you don't, we're here …

working knowledge

Yup, we've found the most terrifying church in the world

Here's another excuse not to go to church! St. George's church in the Czech Republic fell into disrepair in the 1960s after the cave fell in during a …

Czech Republic

This 12-Angled Stone was Laid Without Mortar by Inca Masons Over 700 Years Ago

Photograph by Håkan Svensson (Xauxa)<p>The Inca Empire was the largest empire in pre-Columbian America and their administrative, political and military …

Archaeology

Mysterious Beach Patterns That Scientists Can’t Explain

These mysterious beach formations, like the ones spotted on a beach in Dorset, England, are called beach cusps – and one reason they’re mysterious is …

10 Truly Weird Moments Captured On Google Street View

This is a pretty cool video to watch. When you log onto Google Street View, you expect to see millions of kilometres of endless streets.<p>But look at …

Step Inside The Macabre & Sinister Nightclubs Of 1920's Paris

Since the dawn of time, man has always been mesmerized with the dark side of nature. The realm of the supernatural, of the unknown, where nefarious …

Burning Mouth Syndrome Is Real, But We Don’t Know Why

The symptoms of Burning Mouth Syndrome are pretty much summed up by the name. The cause is still a mystery. So is the fact that the syndrome stops …