Sharing Saturday–Dr. Caroline Leaf

Today I am sharing a Ted Talk by Dr. Caroline Leaf on neuroplasticity of (flexibility and ability to change) the brain. This is the same author from the post that I shared on Thursday. Here she shares the science behind how thoughts are formed and solidified. featured picture from http://www.migrentedavisi.com/migren-videolari/ 

Sharing Saturday: Books that Hook You

In our last day of learning more about the joys of reading, I’d like to include an article that gives tantalizing snippets of books that will hook you (and make you want to drop everything and read)! If these don’t catch your fancy, there’s always infinite possibilities of books that will keep you inundated in…

Books, Books, Books (pt. 1): Book Lovers Tag

I would like to learn more about YOU! Of course, I’m going to focus on books this week, but those who aren’t huge book fans, I have a couple hints for you as the week progresses. Here’s a bit about me, and I would love to hear more about how and what you read. Feel…

Sharing Saturday: Hand Luggage Only

I found this awesome blog as I was researching various places for this week. What first drew my eyes to these two guys blog, Yaya and Lloyd, was the format. It looks small, but has lots of content. It’s neatly setup, but includes TONS of different countries, pictures, recommendations, and entries from their travels. To…

Loitering in Literature!

As you might have seen from my Goodreads widget on the bottom, right-hand corner of my homepage, I really like reading! This was one of the reasons I started an online book club. It has always been relaxing for me, and was also a way for me to get out of my own world and experience…

Sharing Saturday–The Coffeetographer

As you might have noticed from several of my recent posts on SS, I really enjoy seeing other people’s photography. I have never even attempted this talent, but I love so much enjoying the fruit of other people’s labors (at least pertaining to this aspect of beauty!). Today I am focusing on COFFEE.   That’s right….

Summer is ALMOST Here!–Beach Reads 2017

In a couple weeks I will be headed to the beach, so I thought I’d share a couple of the books that I might just have to stuff in my bag. My weakness 🙂 I KNOW that I will bring at least three books for the week, because I never know what genre I will…

Sharing Saturday: Ashley Willis

This post, by Ashley Willis, is a very honest look at marriage. It is called To my Friend Who Wants to Leave Her Husband. For those who are not yet married, and for those who have found themselves in this situation, read and be encouraged!

Sharing Saturday–John Koenig: Language to Describe Obscure Emotion

This TED talk is a seven-minute video that talks about the foundation of Language. I won’t spoil much because Koenig does a really good job of explaining his topic. For all you readers who are interested in other languages, be sure to watch this! It even comes with subtitles from several other languages, if you’d…