How to Make Eyelashes Longer with Petroleum Jelly?


Raise your hand if you currently have a tub of petroleum jelly lying around in your house. It is no surprise that practically everyone has this miracle product in their homes. Petroleum jelly can be used for absolutely anything. You name it! You can use it on your lips, on your hair and even on your eyelashes.

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Beauty, Health

If You’re Feeling Down Today….


It’s ok, it will pass. But perhaps you were hoping that some great inspiration would come your way. There are millions of great quotes out there, for all of us who feel down, sad, hurt or defeated. Inspiration is a wonderful thing. And words are so important. Sometimes the right words show up at just the right time for us.

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Overcoming Depression, Inspire, Positivity, Psychology, Philosophy

What’s Right For You?


Health is temperamental. It is like the earth it comes from. You mess with it or ignore it and it goes nuts. To find what works for you, follow these steps....

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Health, Nutrition, Vegan, Raw, Organic

How Atopic Dermatitis Showed Me The Importance Of Acceptance


When I was in 6th grade, all I wanted was to be, and look, just like everybody else. I wanted to be as pretty as the other girls! But yet … I sort of just wasn’t.

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Inspire, High School, Overcoming Depression

The Beauty That Still Remains


“I don’t think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains.” – Anne Frank This quote never ceases to amaze and inspire me. If Anne Frank, in her situation, could still view life with a positive attitude, then why can’t we?

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Philosophy, Psychology, Positivity, Overcoming Depression, Inspire

Turning Point


There's a turning point in life for everyone. With death, birth, disease, love… Something happens and your life changes forever. But that's not a bad thing. We all need these turning points. We all need a change of our life's route at some point. Because if there wouldn't be a turning point in your life nothing changes. You would be stuck in one point in time. For example, if you would never fall in love with someone, you would never be able to feel that joy, excitement, enthusiasm. Or if you never live a pain like death or disease you would never understand how important your health or how much you need the love of the loved ones. And most important of all, time changes, so must we.

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Philosophy, Psychology, Positivity

News Toxicity: Are You Poisoning Your Mind?


How much news do you consume on a daily basis? Are you a news junkie or do you take small bites? This week I wanted to look at how news can actually make us take on a more pessimistic view of life and even trigger depression and low moods. It’s not surprising, given that our environment has the ability to lift or lower us. And news is part of our environment if we choose to make it so.

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Philosophy, Psychology, Positivity

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