Loni Carr

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10 ridiculously simple steps for writing a book

“Writing is easy. All you have to do is cross out the wrong words.” — Mark Twain<p>As the bestselling author of five books, I can tell you without …

100+ Blogging Tools For 2018, Categorized (+ Expert Tips)

Blogging is an art, and using the right blogging tools will make your art rise and shine!This is an epic list of blogging tools to which you can …

Why So Many Women Cheat on Their Husbands

Sex has always been a powerful form of control.<p><b>One of the more interesting facts</b> in Esther Perel’s new book, <i>State of Affairs: Rethinking Infidelity</i><i>,</i> …

If your child is bilingual, learning additional languages later might be easier

WASHINGTON -- It is often claimed that people who are bilingual are better than monolinguals at learning languages. Now, the first study to examine …

Parkinson's breakthrough: New disease-causing mechanism found

A new study led by scientists in South Korea and Singapore "overturns three decades of consensus" on what causes Parkinson's disease symptoms.<p>A study …

Neuroscience

August 2017 Blogging Income Report ⋆ TheCrazySAHM

As August has came and went, so has another month of my blogging journey! With August being my 5th full month of blogging, I am in awe of the …

Teach Your 3-Year-Old to Code With Cubetto

Teaching kids to code is becoming a part of many high school curriculums, after-school programs, and online activities. Parents may think they have …

50 Awesome April Fools’ Day Pranks Your Kids Will Totally Fall For

Because if your kids don't learn pranking at home, they'll learn it on the streets.

The Dangerous Precedent Set by Judicial Attacks on Trump's Travel Ban

Judge Derrick Watson’s imaginative reasoning asserts a new power to disregard formal law if the president’s words create a basis for mistrusting his motives.<p>Let’s start with the law.<p>The president of the United States has power to bar “any class of aliens” both as immigrants and as nonimmigrants and …

Donald Trump

How to make your kid good at anything, according to a world expert on peak performance

K. Anders Ericsson has spent 30 years studying people who are exceptional at what they do, and trying to figure out how they got to be so good. His conclusion: in most cases, talent doesn’t matter—practice does.<p>The practice he advocates is not hitting 100,000 golf balls or spending 10,000 hours …

What happens to your brain when you give up sugar

Anyone who knows me also knows that I have a huge sweet tooth. I always have.<p>My friend and fellow graduate student Andrew is equally afflicted, and living in Hershey, Pennsylvania -- the "Chocolate Capital of the World" -- doesn't help either of us.<p>But Andrew is braver than I am. Last year, he gave …

Top 20 Cheap Online Master’s Degree in Counseling Programs 2018

Looking for an affordable online master’s degree in counseling? Look no further. Our ranking of the top 20 graduate programs in counseling emphasizes …

Dani Jones | Artist & writer

Danidraws.com was the blog of illustrator/writer Dani Jones from 2005 to early 2014. She is now posting on a new blog at danijones.com.<p>These are the …

The Business of Self-Publishing Children's Picture Books: Two Literary Agents Weigh In

<i>Today’s guest post is by Sangeeta Mehta (@sangeeta_editor), a former acquiring editor of children’s books at Little, Brown and Simon & Schuster, who</i> …

Side Hustle #53: I Self-Publish Children's Books

<i>[Got a killer hustle for y’all today! My man Tim Johnson has created, and sold, thousands of copies of children’s books around the world… Hope you</i> …

5 places you can educate yourself online for free

According to neuroscience professor Ken Kosik, adult education, or specifically engaging in challenging new learning experiences, encourages brain plasticity. And plasticity is associated with flexibility, innovation, and joy.<p>Equally as compelling, continued learning has been shown to protect your …

13 Things You Should Give Up If You Want To Be Successful

”Somebody once told me the definition of hell:<p><i>“On your last day on earth, the person you became will meet the person you could have</i> …

Warning Signs of Mental Illness

<b>Taking Action, Getting Help</b><p>More than a decade of research around the world has shown that early intervention can often minimize or delay symptoms, …

Mental Health

Bipolar Disorder: What You Need to Know

Respect your circadian rhythm is among Julie A. Fast’s tips for improving sleep when you're bipolar. Find out her other practical suggestions to help …

Stress Management

Using Self-Help Techniques for Dealing with Stress<p>It may seem like there’s nothing you can do about stress. The bills won’t stop coming, there will …

15 Signs You’re in a Relationship with an Old Soul

<i>Sponsored Links</i>At some point through our lives, most of us come in contact with a soul who feels very <i>familiar to us.</i> This feeling is mysterious and …

10 Universal Problems Old Souls Experience ⋆ LonerWolf

My first insight into the feeling of being internally old occurred during adolescence.<p>I felt unusually different from the kids around me, somehow …

Spirituality

9 Signs You're An Old Soul ⋆ LonerWolf

How old would you be if you didn’t know how old you are? ~ <b>Satchel Paige</b><p><b>There is a special kind of person in our world who finds himself alone and</b> …

The 9 best apps to learn Chinese on your smartphone or tablet

I’ve been studying Chinese language for more than five years. Unfortunately I’m too old to be a full-time student and finding the time to study has …

The 50 Best Books From Oprah's Book Club

YOU get a book and YOU get a book! EVERYBODY GETS A BOOK!<p>In 1996, Oprah started her very own book club. Each year, she has chosen a few book titles that she thinks her fans and followers would enjoy reading. Since its inception, the success of the club has grown so much that her literary picks …

Get Your Kids to School or Keep Your Job? Parents' Stress Over Transportation

Consumer<p>Parents may be looking forward to their kids returning to school this fall — but they’re probably not so excited about the daily challenges around transportation.<p>Not only do most kids need to be dropped off and picked up from school, they need to get to soccer games, tutoring lessons, play …

How to promote your blog in 111 easy steps

Call me lazy, but I’m going to throw stuff today.First, I’m going to throw a list at you. Yes, that means I don’t have to do the fancy writing I love …