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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 …


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> …


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 …

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 …


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 …