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By Christi Krug | Inspiration for Doodling, Coloring, and Spontaneous Creation

What Is Dopamine for, Anyway? Love, Lust, Pleasure, Addiction?

In a brain that people love to describe as “awash with chemicals,” one chemical always seems to stand out. Dopamine: the molecule behind all our most …

How to Bullet Journal: The Absolute Ultimate Guide

Colour Me Mindful: The Benefits of Colouring Books as a Calming Tool

Mindfulness is all about focusing on the present. On thoughts, feelings, sensations and emotions that are happening right now. With all of the stresses and distractions of everyday life it can be difficult to find the time to focus on yourself. To place yourself firmly in the moment and recognise …

In Praise of Doodling

By: Matthew Battles<br>August 24, 2009<p>Preliterate, primordial, the doodle is at once the most common and the most ignored art form. And yet for all its …

The higher purpose of doodling

<i>Is the employee who DOODLES at office meetings a goof-off who's neglecting his or her responsibilities? Or is he or she actually exercising something</i> …

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Doodlers In Chief

Many of former presidents expressed their boredom, frustration or intentions through doodling.<p>"Lyndon Johnson and others doodled a lot on the …

Ronald Reagan

Why colouring-in books are the new therapy

The French, who know a thing or two about depression, are pioneering a new form of stress relief. So, adults… felt-fip pens at the ready<p>If invitations to "Discover your inner creative" make your soul cry, look away now. Adult colouring-in books are now a thing, and craft-loving, artsy people the …

What we learn from doodles

http://ht.cdn.turner.com/cnn/big/living/2011/09/01/orig-ideas-sunni-brown.cnn_01162453_768x432_1300k.mp4<p>Humans have been doodling in snow, in sand and on cave walls for more than 30,000 years.<p>George Washington, Thomas Edison, John F. Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson, Ronald Reagan and Vladimir Nabokov were …

Keep Calm and Doodle On - Engaging Science — Science of Learning

To a teacher, seeing a student hunched over her notebook furiously writing is generally thought of as a good sign. Upon closer inspection, however, a …

Mara Measor's 'Naked Prayers' Uses Doodles To Talk To God

Out of the depths of her despair, Mara Measor started talking to God.<p>The singer-songwriter first started keeping a prayer journal during a year-long service trip to Ethiopia. She felt lonely at first, since she didn’t speak the language, so she turned to God for companionship.<p>Then, her prayers …

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