How To Win An Argument

We all know that dating is hard. And even for those who have been lucky enough to find a significant-other, life is not always seen through rose colored glasses. Nagging is inevitable, fights become something of a regular occurrence, and we’re left wondering where those fairy tales managed to draw their inspiration from. But in knowing that these situations are unavoidable, the best thing you can do is play the game and try to do it as smartly as possible. Below, I’ll highlight a few tips on how go about winning any argument and calling it a day before things escalade out of control.  Continue reading "How To Win An Argument"

5 Pointers On How Not To Be A Doormat

So you’ve cleared your entire schedule in case he calls on Friday night? You let him decide where every date is because you don’t care what you’re doing as long as you’re with him? You’re also around his place so often his roommate is starting to mistake you for – you guessed it – his doormat. Take it from me, there’s nothing sexy about something you’d rub your shoes on; in fact, women like guys who have an opinion and some direction. So pick yourself up off of the floor and follow these five rules to take the power back in your relationships! Continue reading "5 Pointers On How Not To Be A Doormat"

12 Critical Things You Should Never Tolerate

There is so much in life that we just tolerate. Some of it we have to deal with (taxes, bad weather, traffic). But there’s a good portion of stuff that we tolerate even when we don’t have to. We step around things, overlook irritations, and mindlessly accept energy drains. Perhaps we’ve become so immune to these tolerations that we don’t recognize the negative impact they have on us.  Sometimes just recognizing the things we are tolerating in life gives us a renewed sense of hope and energy. If you don’t know what’s pulling you down, it feels impossible to make your life better. Even small changes and shifts with these life tolerations can result in dramatic improvement in your outlook and mood. Continue reading "12 Critical Things You Should Never Tolerate"

Why having a dead-end job is WORSE for your health than being unemployed

There are some who don't need an excuse to skip a day's work - but this could be a good reason to quit your job altogether.   A badly-paid or temporary job can be as bad for a person's mental health as none at all, researchers claim.  Little job security, demanding work and poor managers can all impact on a person's well-being just as much as unemployment. Continue reading "Why having a dead-end job is WORSE for your health than being unemployed"

Victoria’s Secret accused of ANOTHER Photoshop fail on model with bizarrely-shaped thighs

It's not the first time Victoria's Secret has been caught out. But the lingerie company is the subject of ridicule yet again, after it appeared to have airbrushed out large parts of a model's thighs.   The beauty, who wore a bright blue linen beach romper, was pictured with unnaturally thin legs in a picture posted on the company's website. She had also been given a bizarre concave shape to her inner thighs.   Today fashion blogs slammed the company, comparing the photograph to one taken last year of Marisa Miller, whose arm was removed in the digital retouching process. Continue reading "Victoria’s Secret accused of ANOTHER Photoshop fail on model with bizarrely-shaped thighs"

8 Signs You’re Pursuing the Wrong Career …

Your job is an important aspect of your life. It is where you spend a large portion of your day and is also the source of your income. If you are happy with your career, you will be happy at home because it means you’re spending your days doing something that fulfils you. If you are not enjoying your work, it will reflect on your general demeanor and personal satisfaction. Here are 8 signs you’re pursuing the wrong career. Continue reading "8 Signs You’re Pursuing the Wrong Career …"