Author: Diethics

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Think Positive: 5 Tips to Stop Being Pessimistic

The predominant “ego” and behind-the-scenes “superego” keep our thoughts and emotions in a balanced state. Humans are naturally optimistic creatures, full of dreams, hopeful, patient, idealistic, achievers, and result oriented. However, we become exactly the opposite when we face difficult times and failure at some point in our lives, such as family and relationship issues, financial...

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Fighting the Freshman Fifteen

Going to college for the first time does not have to inevitably lead to gaining to the Freshmen Fifteen. Certain factors do make weight a bit harder to manage, such as college food, late night parties, and the new sedentary lifestyle that comes with hours of classes and homework. However, with conscious decisions and actions, maintaining...

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Festive and Fun Christmas Party Activities

While decorating the house, opening gifts and eating tons of food are great holiday traditions, you can spice up your Christmas party with a few different activities to make things even more enjoyable. The following ideas are great for kids and adults both and will add a little extra something to your holiday gatherings this year....

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How to Indulge on Vacation without Expanding Your Waist

If you consider yourself a foodie, you probably map out all the best places to eat before every vacation. Half the fun of traveling is trying new foods, right?From Parisian croissants to Israeli falafel, you already know where to find all the must-try-before-you-die foods, local dives, and food-truck corners.But, what do you do when you’re trying...

Baby Maker – Can You Really Find Out What Your Baby Looks Like Before It Is Born?

Feeling the Pressure to Procreate

“Don’t worry too much about it right now,” my friend told me. “Later it’ll become obvious whether or not you want to have kids. The right answer will just come to you.” This is the same thing I’ve been telling myself since my early twenties. Later. Wait until later. Everything will become clear later. But let’s...

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Fashion Photography: What Is and Isn’t Real

I think most people these days are aware that the women on magazine covers do not represent the average woman. Models are chosen because they have unusually svelte physiques, and of course before any photographer is allowed near them, there are scores of hairstylists, makeup artists, and wardrobe specialists who get them looking their absolute best....

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Should You Get Plastic Surgery? Things to Consider

Plastic surgery can be very beneficial for many different reasons, however, you need to remember everything it entails. Not only are these changes permanent but as with any surgery there could be long recovery times or complications.  Before jumping into plastic surgery, there are a few things you should consider. Is there an alternative option? In...

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Facials You Can Make At Home

Most women realize the importance of a good facial to enhance the skin’s natural radiance. But facials aren’t just about beauty; there is an important health reason to take advantage of the deep cleansing a facial provides. The skin is the body’s largest organ. It performs several jobs, including acting as the first line of defense...