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Light On for Better Sex!

 July 17, 2017

Can we really enjoy better sex by leaving the light on? It’s proven that exposure to bright light does increase testosterone levels and enhances sexual satisfaction in men. A recent European study reveals that this even includes those with low testosterone. A pilot study presented at a recent European College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ECNP) conference in […]

Awesome Ashwagandha!

 July 10, 2017

Ashwagandha is quickly gaining popularity in the U.S. as an incredibly healthy herb with centuries-old medicinal qualities. This herb has a long list of attributes to its credit and one is its use as an adaptogen, meaning that it helps you manage stress. When ashwagandha is translated in Sanskrit it means “smell of the horse”. […]

Plants Deadly Pets

 June 19, 2017

If your pet only sniffs certain plants, it could be deadly to them. Make sure that your home and yard is void of the presence of poisonous varieties of plants. Not only do they sniff them, but they also nibble on them. Ornamental houseplants can cause illness in your pet, up to and including death. […]

Why Do We Laugh

 June 13, 2017

The sounds people make when something strikes them as funny are kind of odd and perhaps even bizarre. Sometimes the snorts that constitute a spontaneous explosion of mirth are a science, as researchers indicate. Psychologists believe a good belly laugh involves far more than a simple side effect for amusement. Why does laughing until you […]

Homework Stress & Our Kids

 June 9, 2017

If you are still blessed with children at home, we have some suggestions to make their homework more stress-free and enjoyable. Also, there are some good tips for you parents as well. When your child is ready to do their homework, let them do it wherever it is most comfortable for them. They might like […]

Understanding Your Dog

 June 7, 2017

“If you want the best seat in the house, you’ll have to move the dog.” Boy, when I brought Lucy dog home, it wasn’t exactly the cuddles and kisses I  thought it would be. When you bring home a new puppy and start with that gigantic task of house training, you still have to deal […]

What Scares The Pants Off You

 June 6, 2017

There are a lot of things that scare us, and not all of them are the same for everyone.  Our brains love excitement, but our lives aren’t quite as exciting as they were for our ancestors.  We no longer have to run from predators or need to avoid a stampede of buffalo, but a thrill […]

What A Man Wants

 June 5, 2017

Well, since we’ve determined in a previous article what a woman wants, isn’t it time to evaluate the other side of the coin?  There are at least ten main desires of a man when looking for that woman. The modern man wants his own life, and not someone clingy.  If that lady can keep her […]

Tips to Getting Better Sleep this Summer

 June 5, 2017

Who hasn’t gone through a hot summer night when it seems virtually impossible to fall asleep? We’ve all been there, turning and tossing in bed and struggling with the perspiration that seems to have glued us to the bedsheets. It is simply, in a word, awful. In fact, what can possibly be worse than trying […]

Tranquility

 June 4, 2017

Don’t you just love that peace and tranquility that is often absent from our busy lives?  Well, how about finding that soft chair in a quiet place and indulge in a favorite novel!  There has been new research published in the journal Social Science & Medicine that revealed book readers live an average of two […]