The smell of rain

By Massimo Catarinella (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons In one of my previous posts I wrote on how certain sounds like the sound of rain can calm us down and reduce stress (put link here), but what about other aspects of it? In this post I will be talking/writing about how the …

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Games that calm you down: Where’s my water

In this post I am going to be talking about a mobile app which is actually a few years old but is a lot of fun to play to this day; it is called, “Where’s my water?” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lIP1X_YELbo Where’s my water? is a puzzle game developed by Creature Feep and published by Disney Mobile. It …

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Try This: Haka Dance

This post is kind of weird since I am doing this more on a whim than anything else.  In this post I am going to be talking about something called the Haka dance. You may or may not have heard of it before, but it’s been there for many 100s of 1000s of years but …

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Things that get me stressed: Deadlines

I’m pretty sure I’m not alone when it comes to feeling the stress of an upcoming deadline; I am sure you can relate to it and so you know how I feel when a deadline is looming over you but you still haven’t finished the work yet; it’s not a good feeling let me tell …

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Food that calms you down: Honey

By Scott Bauer, USDA ARS [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons In this post I am going to be talking about what most people consider the healthy alternative to sugar, what Winnie the Pooh loves the most and what bees work on making all day, every day. That’s right, in this post I talk about honey. …

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Try this: AmazingPhil

I’ve talked about a lot of YouTubers on this blog, YouTubers whose channels I watch on a regular basis and who entertain me and help me forget about the stresses of daily life for a while.  In this post I’m going to add another name to that list, and that is AmazingPhil. Phil Lester (the …

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Try This: Chess puzzles

I had actually completely forgotten that these types of puzzles even existed and only rediscovered it completely by accident recently. I was watching a YouTube video and somewhere in between they mentioned a chess puzzle and I thought to myself, “Huh, that’s interesting. I should look that up,” because I had completely forgotten about their …

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