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Living With a Messy Partner: How to Keep Housework From Hurting Your Relationship

Just for fun, go on YouTube and search for “Chinese woman cleans panda pen.” You’ll inject laughter into your day, especially if you parent a toddler. Every time the poor soul gets the basket filled with leaves, those rascally pandas dump them. They maneuver their way underfoot, even climbing inside the baskets and stealing the broom while the hapless cleaner …

9 Tips for Communicating With Someone With a Speech Impediment

Speech impediments create various degrees of communication difficulties. However, they aren’t indicative of intelligence. The trick is finding a way to express clear meaning respectfully. However, this task is easier said than done if you’re unfamiliar with the territory. Here are nine tips for communicating with someone with a speech impediment. 1. Recognize the Signs You might not know that …

9 Important Tips for Parents of Children With Autism

Children with autism offer their parents and caregivers the unique opportunity to experience the world in new, sometimes eye-opening ways. However, raising children with this condition requires special skills.  Mother nature didn’t endow those who give birth to such youth with magical powers — you’ll have to learn as you go. Knowledge is power. Please keep these nine important tips …

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7 Awesome Ideas To Appreciate Your Loved Ones

When is the last time you let your loved ones know you appreciate them? If there’s one lesson to learn from the pandemic, it’s the value of personal relationships. According to research, appreciation makes people feel more positive emotions, relish good experiences, and build strong relationships. Appreciation is a fundamental human need. Humans need to be valued and noticed. In …

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18 things that make life worthwhile

There are things that we could all be doing to make life more worthwhile. Sometimes, we spend our time rushing from chore to chore and forget to slow down and think about the important things. The worthwhile stuff. Being busy creeps in and life passes us by in a meaningless haze. As John Lennon famously said “Life is what happens …

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Five Ways to Help a Friend Through a Difficult Time

When your friend has a lot on their plate, there are always ways through which you can support them. We can all experience hard times as we go through life, but it is important not to neglect a family member or a friend during these sad moments. Whether they are dealing with a breakup, loss of a loved one, or …

Visit the Kindfest

KindFest is a flagship annual event that takes place online on World Kindness Day. KindFest 2021 is on Saturday 13th November. “Anyone can join #TeamKind… we are just a network of people who want the world to be kinder. We aren’t superheroes, but kindness is definitely a superpower!” Susie Hills, TeamKind   This Saturday’s Kindfest – a virtual festival celebrating, exploring …

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Little gestures make a huge, positive difference

84% of Brits agree that little gestures make a huge, positive difference to their day, new research reveals   A new report by thortful.com reveals that small acts of kindness improve our mood Nearly a quarter (24%) say that receiving a thinking-of-you card is the small act of kindness that would brighten their day the most A new report by …

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5 Career Options For The Altruistically-Inclined

They say that if you love what you do, it doesn’t feel like work or like a job. And that is so true. There are so many of us who have an altruistic personality, a passion to help and serve others, putting even strangers’ needs before our own. And that is a very noble characteristic to have. So imagine if …

BE NICE TO YOURSELF QUOTES THAT REMIND YOU TO TREAT YOURSELF BETTER

As we grow up, the pressure and responsibility of making a living continually motivate us to try harder for a better future. Consequently, we are always in a state of trying to do more tasks, trying to meet more people and networking, trying to get this and that done…   Just like that, the cycle of everyday life keeps going …