Needs and Wants: Discovering the Subtleties That Can Change Your Life

Needs and Wants at the Grocery Store

I think it’s safe to say that when pressed, most people will be able to tell the difference between wants and needs. Yet, I see many people blur the distinction between the two using the words “want“ and “need“ interchangeably. Remember, nobody “needs” a big screen TV. However, the difference between wants and needs isn’t […]

The Secret to Being and Thinking Creatively

Secret to Being and Thinking Creatively

  Whether we realize it or not, creativity has affected our lives in many ways. All the technological advancements around us were the result of someone thinking creatively. All the best works of art were too. The very word “creativity” means to bring thought into reality; something from nothing. It’s the source of all mankind’s […]

8 Questions to Ask Yourself That Will Improve Your Life

Questions to Ask Yourself

Some of those most important things you do in life come down to the decisions you make. You can go one way or the other, but eventually you’ll have to make a decision. That means facing some tough questions. That’s where these questions come in. I listed out some important questions to ask yourself. Your […]

5 Fun Writing Contests You Can Enter (And Win)

National Novel Writing Month

Creative writing competitions are everywhere. The list is endless since more and more are added every year.  However, not everyone is a Hemmingway or Tolstoy. That’s where these competitions come in. They’re fun and anyone can enter. And some of the best entries have come from some of the unlikeliest of places. So let loose […]

How to Win an Election Easily and Guaranteed

Ballot Box

Most people would say you need lots of money and name recognition to successfully be elected to public office.  They are right and wrong.  However, if you use this method, you are guaranteed to win an election.

Invent a New Mixed Drink

Invent a New Mixed Drink

There is something truly satisfying about sitting down with a drink at the end of the day. It’s a good way to unwind with some friends. Most drink recipes are difficult to remember unless they are something extremely simple like screwdrivers or fuzzy navels. It’s possible to just memorize an obscure mixed drink so that you can […]