Monica Clarice

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Every Successful Relationship is Successful for the Same Exact Reasons

Hey, guess what? I got married two weeks ago. And like most people, I asked some of the older and wiser folks around me for a couple quick words of …

9 Signs You're Secretly Starting To Hate One Of Your Friends

We're coached constantly on romantic break-ups: how to predict them, survive them, initiate them, cope with them, decide if one is what you really …

Relationships

7 Signs It’s Time to End a Friendship

Do you feel the need to just end a friendship?<p>Sometimes certain friendships can be extremely toxic to your life. They end up bringing the worst out …

7 Signs of True Friendship

<i>This article originally appeared on Time</i><p>Friendship is one of the greatest gifts in all of life. We all value friendship, but in our modern world, …

Why friendship doesn't feel like it did ten years ago

Why friendship doesn’t feel like it did ten years ago<p>Raymond January 1, 2017 19 3 comments<p>I see my friends as investments.<p>I don’t like to give them …

5 Ways to Know Your Friendship is the Real Deal

It can be difficult to know if a friendship is the real deal. So, how do you really know if a friend is genuine?

Important Reasons You Need A Friend Squad

Why You Need A Friend Squad<p>The friend squad may have a different name: Squad, Clique, Tribe etc. No matter how you say it, it all adds up to friends. …

5 signs you're in a toxic relationship and what to do about it

It's the start of a new year, and while a lot of us have probably set resolutions around losing weight, eating healthier or getting organized, now might also be a good time to evaluate the relationships in your life.<p>Toxic is a word that never has a positive connotation — especially when it comes to …

Relationships

7 Apps to Digitally Streamline Your Film and Video Shoots

For those practicing their trade in videography and filmmaking, it’s becoming ever easier (and beneficial) to go digital. That’s not just a matter of …

Apps

'Lion' filmmakers bring a new kind of 'mythic tale' to the screen

Garth Davis' "Lion" tells the story of Saroo Brierley's amazing journey from India to Australia at age 5 and his all but miraculous reunion with his birth mother decades later. Brierley chronicles his story — of being separated from his family after he mistakenly boards a train that takes him …

When the world feels dangerous, films showing the human experience are key, directors say

Give one script to five different film directors and the resulting movies will undoubtedly be quite different. So maybe it's of no surprise that the participants in this year's Envelope Directors Roundtable were curious and eager to get one another's perspectives on filmmaking.<p>The Envelope gathered …

A Globetrotting Filmmaker, Seeking Answers About Our Urban Future

Oscar Boyson’s documentary is a jet-setting look at problems and solutions in cities centers across the world.<p>By the middle of the century, the share of urban dwellers is projected to hit 66 percent of the global population—some six billion people. To accommodate the ballooning figures, cities will …

How an emotional 'hangover' changes your brain - Futurity

The "emotional hangover" is a real phenomenon, according to research showing that emotional experiences have lingering effects on our brains.

9 podcasts that will change how you think about human behavior

Fortunately, there are no shortage of podcasts designed to cater to that interest — whether it's a short one-one-one chat about building good habits or an hour-long compilation of novel ideas.<p>Here are some of the best podcasts that help put life in perspective.

Self-improvement

How To Use Brain Science To Be Your Best Self In 2017

Neuroscience offers some handy hacks to learn faster, focus better, and make smarter decisions this year.<p>Resolutions are often an exercise in wishful thinking. People rarely keep them, mostly because they’re vague about their goals and don’t have a plan for following through. But that isn’t the …

The Psychology of Logo Design: Colour

Last week, I introduced the ideas and concepts around using shapes in logo design and how the psychology of the shape attracts customers. Today, I am …

Survival of the Kindest

Compassion is the feeling that naturally arises when you learn of the suffering of another, and that motivates you to want to do something to help. …

Narcissists overestimate their emotional intelligence, attractiveness and social skills

According to a recent study published in <i>Personality and Mental Health</i>, narcissists consistently overestimated their emotional intelligence. However, …

13 Ways to Stay Happy All Year Long

10 ways to turn stress into a positive

<b>We asked Carl Vernon, best-selling author of The Less – Stress Lifestyle and Anxiety Rebalance, to share his advice.</b><p>We tend to think of stress as all …

Five Simple Ways to Be More Present

How does one focus on being in the present? originally appeared on Quora - <i>the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Nela Canovic, productivity hacker, writer, entrepreneur in Silicon Valley, on Quora:</b><p>What's the best way to focus …

To Change Your Life, Learn How to Trust Your Future Self

<i>It’s the first week of 2017, and Science of Us is exploring the science that explains how people make meaningful changes in their lives. Handy</i> …

Anxiety Symptoms: Signs You Have an Anxiety Disorder

From job search stress to first date jitters, anxiety is a normal part of life. But when does anxiety become less of an occasional feeling, and more …

Mental Health: Four Ways To Be Happier In 2017

As someone who has suffered bouts of crippling depression in my life I understand exactly what it is like to feel hopeless. People don't understand …

Paternal postpartum depression: Symptoms and signs of depression in dads

<b>Postnatal depression is a type of clinical depression that occurs after the birth of a child.</b><p>The parent may experience severe anxiety with symptoms …

6 Moving Self-Care Reads for a Healthy Mind

Sure, we’re quick to pack an adorable care package for our BFF when they’re feeling down or scream “You go girl!” when Bella Thorne prioritizes her mental health post-breakup or Iskra Lawrence advocates for teaching self-care in schools. But when it comes to our own well-being, many of us put off …

Love Stories

Vancouver Italian Film Festival: Sex, gender, and the ties that bind

We recommend three superior titles coming to the Vancity Theatre

22 Striking Portrait Photos of Celebrities Taken by Harry Langdon Jr. in the 1980s

It’s much easier to make a list of celebrities whom Harry Langdon, the Hollywood celebrity photographer, hasn’t photographed than it is to make a …