Two Men and the Bear

Two Men and the Bear Friendship is truly tested in the times of need. A true friend will never abandon you when you need them the most while a two-faced friend will leave your side at the slightest inconvenience. Scroll down to read the story of two men and a bear and see for yourself if you have people in your life that you may be better off without. Once upon a time, a woodcutter lived in a small village near a forest. The forest was full of wild and dangerous beasts including deadly lions and terrifying bears. Without a doubt, the forest was a dangerous place but the woodcutter’s household depended on it. He would go deep in the forest to get the best wood for selling to the villagers. One time on his way to the forest, he met a man who was going in the same direction.>>>

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The Golden Rules of Friendship

The Golden Rules of Friendship   “Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art. It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival.” ~ C. S. Lewis   This famous quote by C.S. Lewis highlights the importance of friendship. There is no doubt that friendship adds meaning to life and that a life without friends is bound to get lonely and hollow. Friends make life a lot easier. Even the happiest moments of your life may seem hollow if you lack a friend to share them with. True friends support you through the hardships and tolerate your shortcomings.  When your world falls apart, these are the people who have got your back. But what makes a friendship last? Let’s first turn to John 15:9-15, where Jesus said to his disciples: “12My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you. 13Greater>>>

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There are just some things that make us happy, no matter what.

There are just some things that make us happy, no matter what. Life is important, like people we know who are special.. And so, we keep them close! Suppose one morning you never wake up, do all your friends and family know you love them? I was thinking…I could die today, tomorrow or next week, and I wondered if I had any wounds needing to be healed, friendships that needed rekindling or three words needing to be said. Let every one of your friends know you love them. Even if you think they don’t love you, you would be amazed at what those three little words and a smile can do. Author ~Unknown And just in case I’m gone tomorrow. I LOVE YA!!!    Live today because tomorrow is not promised. Never give up on your miracle.  Let us not forget to embrace  those whom we love. A Selection of Inspirational Quotes about>>>

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Top Meaningful Books You should Read in Your 20s

Top Meaningful Books You should Read in Your 20s Not all books can be enjoyed at all ages. Here are top picks of the books you absolutely need to get hold of before you turn 30. 1.     The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho   ‘The simple things are also the most extraordinary things.’ ~ Paulo Coelho   It is a spiritual guide, enclosed in a story of a boy who embarks upon the journey of self-discovery. Like any Alchemist, he learns that the secrets of living are well preserved in one’s heart. All you need is to look within.   2.     Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert   ‘Never forget that once upon a time, in an unguarded moment, you recognized yourself as a friend.’ ~ Elizabeth Gilbert   How many of us treat ourselves with a little empathy? Here’s a great book to help you embrace your vulnerabilities and to>>>

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How to Find Love on a Blind Date

How to Find Love on a Blind Date Have you been unlucky in love? Have you been unable to find the one you can call your “perfect one”? Most people these days have found themselves stuck in a rut when it comes to putting themselves out there. Their inability to mingle with the opposite crowd has led many to turn to their friends and family members, asking them to set them up with a blind date. What does it mean to blind date? Going out with individuals you hardly know or seen and hoping to have a long-term relationship with them, one that would end in “I dos.” Unfortunately, this imaginative scenario may not come true, as most of the blind dates you are set up with may turn out to be duds. So, what is a person to do to fall in love and finally, find the right one?>>>

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4 Amazing Ways To Boost Your Child’s Intelligence

4 Amazing Ways To Boost Your Child’s Intelligence How to stimulate your children’s intelligence. The joy of every parent is to have children that are reckoned to be doing well in their studies at school. It is their pride. How many people apart from parents want to associate with the never do well or people performing below their expectation? In a nutshell, intelligence is celebrated all over. It is a universal thing and we have come to realize its many benefits. The good news is no matter how redundant your child is at present, you can help him/her wake up to reality and boost his/her intelligence. As a parent, you have a lot to do to encourage the child while you also challenge him/her to sit up and be positive about life. Most times, our children take after us even in terms of intelligence. If you are intelligent, then your child>>>

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5 Ways To Build Your Creative Confidence

5 WAYS TO BUILD YOUR CREATIVE CONFIDENCE There is a difference between being creative and being clever. A clever student can grasp things easily and apply them. They are seen whenever results are out for the top in their class. Creative students may not be atop in their classes but can do things in extra ordinary way. They always find a new simpler way of doing things. Then there are students who do not know where they belong. They may not be clever but in a way creative yet cannot believe in themselves that they are. They always assume that their work is not good enough to be accepted as creativity. Whereas they can produce something big, they need that reassurance from their hearts to compel them to do and present their projects. If you fall under this category, the following points might help you build yours! isolate the problem>>>

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7 Types Of ‘Friends’ To Avoid

7 TYPES OF ‘FRIENDS’ TO AVOID An English dictionary defines a friend as an associate who can be trusted with one’s affection and can provide assistance though he/she may be vaguely acquainted to you. As much as this definition might hold for many of your friends, 1/3 of them are wolves in sheep’s clothing, research shows. One must be careful of them or their lives might end up as hell. Run through the list below and find out for yourself how many you have! The copy machine This kind of a friend duplicate everything you do. Be it the hairstyles, clothing, walking styles, they even try to smile just the way you do! This is not your friend but a fan of yours. There is power in discovering who you are and living it and when another person tries to reproduce you, it becomes sad. The pretender This comrade vanishes>>>

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Why Helping Others Makes You A Better Person

Why Helping Others Makes You A Better Person The best people in this world are the ones who uplift others, help them in any way possible, and encourage them to succeed. Because the act is so positive in nature, it ends up making the person doing the task much happier and satisfied with life. We are social beings, which means that we need to be equally concerned with other people’s needs and hardships as well. If we remain aloof, then we are most likely to feel depressed ourselves. The Benefits Of Helping Others Showing compassion and understanding towards other people around you ultimately works in your favor because you end up connecting with them on a deeper level. With more understanding comes greater friendship, and therefore you will have more people around you who will love and adore you. This is a selfless act that makes the helper feel good>>>

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10 Principles of Psychology You Can Use to Improve Your Love

10 Principles of Psychology You Can Use to Improve Your Love There is no one created without feelings. We all crave for acceptance and recognition from friends and colleagues. There is a common saying that charity begins at home which implies that we start learning and displaying love from our family members as we relate and share with each other. The principles of of psychology revolve round emotion, power, will and consciousness.  These psychology principles can be employed to improve our relationship thus: The principle of reciprocity. This principle makes us reciprocate love to those who loves us. Our actions and reactions to our friends and love one will make them respond and want to do good deeds to us. The principle of commitment. This makes us want to follow through with our promise. This also implies that once we have vowed to love someone like a spouse, we must>>>

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