Thanya Garza

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Roadblocks: A Blessing in Disguise

Defeat? Frustration? Sadness? Are these some of the initial feelings that you experience when you are unable to accomplish a goal? What if you could turn these negative emotions into something positive in your life?<p>As a society, we are programmed to create a mental and/or physical checklist of …

A Special Trick-or-Treat Experience Just For You at Walt Disney World Resort

<b>UPDATE:</b> Good news! You asked for the Disneyland Resort party map and I’m happy to include that for you today in follow-up. Also, I’m posting an …

Cookies n' Cream Blondies

The combination of chocolate cookies with a vanilla cream filling is so good that it’s not surprising that Oreos are the best selling cookie in the …

What is Ghee?

Ghee is a term for clarified butter that is often used in Indian and Southeast Asian cooking. As “clarified butter” rather than “ghee”, it is widely …

Slice & Bake Cookies: Fast Recipes from Your Refrigerator or Freezer

Slice and bake cookies are a type of cookie where you prepare your dough, roll it into a log and chill it in either the refrigerator or freezer until …

How to use Greek Yogurt in Baking

Over one third of the yogurts sold in most grocery stores are Greek or Greek-style yogurt, taking over shelf space where “traditional” yogurts once …

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Brownies - with yoyomax12

dipped double chocolate chunk cookie bars

Wowie, all of a sudden It. Is. September. I hope everyone had a lovely summer!<p>[I just got to use the word "Wowie!" so I can tell you that things have …

Sunday Sweets: Princess Party!

For all the little girls who are in that 'princess stage,' and the big girls who never really grew out of it (I can't be the ONLY one who was …

Make Whipped White Chocolate Frosting - Easy Whipped Ganache Recipe by Cupcake Addiction

Crispy Chocolate Cereal Roll (no bake) -with yoyomax12

Chocolate Dipped Meringue Cookies -with yoyomax12

The Vitamin Myth: Why We Think We Need Supplements

Nutrition experts contend that all we need is what's typically found in a routine diet. Industry representatives, backed by a fascinating history, argue that foods don't contain enough, and we need supplements. Fortunately, many excellent studies have now resolved the issue.<p>On October 10, 2011, …

Sudden Death Risk From Exercise Linked to Arrhythmia Gene

<i>By Jennifer J Brown</i><p>Endurance exercise and frequent exercise are dangerous for people with an inherited heart rhythm condition known as ARVD/C, found a study published today in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. When people with this type of arrhythmia compete in sports, they have a …

Self-Control and Success

Most of us believe that a certain amount of self-control is crucial for success. In order to succeed in the modern world, you need expertise in some area. Gaining that expertise requires work and practice. The discipline to work or practice at something means that you have to give up things that …

8 Keys to Creating a Loving, Joyful Relationship

Do you believe that if you have to work on a relationship, it's not the right relationship for you? Having worked with couples for 45 years, I can tell you without a doubt that this is NOT true!<p>However, "working on a relationship," doesn't mean that it has to be hard. It primarily means that you …

Building Trust in Less Than 10 Minutes

I was a very shy child. I never felt comfortable speaking up, especially in groups or in new situations. When asked a question in class, my heart raced, my eyes teared up and I felt sweaty. As I grew up, these physical reactions subsided as I learned to internalize and manage my fear. But at that …

Regrets From the Last Days With My Mother

About a week before my mom died, she asked me not to leave her side. She was in a hospital cot next to her actual bed at home under hospice care. I stayed with her, slept in her bed next to her cot at night, and would often lay my arm across the 12 inches of air space between us, letting my skin …

50 Life Changing Truths Worth Reminding Yourself Of Each Day

1. You only lose what you cling to.<p>2. You cannot lose what is not yours.<p>3. You have everything you need to be happy.<p>4. A happy life does not require …

A New Magic Mirror Creates Disney Princess Memories at Walt Disney World Resort

When I was a little a girl, I spent countless hours playing dress up while dreaming of becoming one of my favorite Disney Princesses. I may have …

Disney Cruise Line Unveils Brand-New Celebrations for Holidays on the High Seas

Today we unveiled some of the magical ways guests can celebrate the fall and winter holidays on a Disney cruise, with enhanced Halloween experiences …

Work Smart: Do Your Worst Task First (Or, Eat a Live Frog Every Morning)

Mark Twain famously said that if the first thing you do in the morning is eat a live frog, you can go through the rest of the day knowing the worst is behind you. Your frog is your worst task, and you should do it first thing in the morning.<p>The best work habit you can ever get into is very simple: …

Time Management