Prime Day 2018 finally came (and went) this week, and it was a mix of great deals and true moments of WTF. But somewhere in the middle were the random deals we actually bought: the sometimes weird, sometimes boring, sometimes inexplicable things we purchase from Amazon because of the pressure of sales – or just … Continue reading It Wasn’t Just Dyson Vacuums: The Random Stuff We Actually Bought On Prime Day
Pleasure makes us feel good. And so do positive emotions. So what is the difference between the two? Especially when it comes to experiencing them in our romantic relationships? To help answer that question let’s take a sneak peak for a moment at the relationships of two couples profiled in Happy Together: Using the Science of Positive … Continue reading Are pleasure and positive emotions the same?
Relational monogamy is a social, cultural, and spiritual ideal. Yet within romantic relationships, particularly over the long term, some people struggle with temptation, particularly in settings where they are presented with romantic alternatives. Thankfully, there are methods of resistance. The success of such measures, however, depends on the commitment of the parties, as well as the … Continue reading How to Maintain Monogamy After Infatuation Wears Off
My students have told me I’m a bullshit detector and a straight shooter -- that I don’t sugarcoat the truth and can be a hard-ass. I take these as compliments. They are good things to be and perhaps all the more so now, given the current climate of higher education and against the backdrop of … Continue reading Be a Badass!
Name: Jaclyn Madar Location: Griffintown — Montreal, QC Size: 1,019 square feet Years lived in: 1 year, owned Jaclyn Madar is an obstetrician and surgeon who just purchased her first real "grown-up" bachelorette apartment. A space with industrial, modern architecture, she decorated it with an eclectic vintage flair... while still having it look pulled together. … Continue reading A Modern Montreal Apartment Boasts Bold Color Combos — House Tour
Raise a hand if your grandparents' home involved loads of dried flowers on every surface. Does thinking about it make you shudder? Before you totally repress the memory, know that this decorating idea was good for a reason, and here's why you should give it a second look. Take pampas grass, an ornamental grass that … Continue reading Steal This Decorating Idea From Your Grandparents’ Living Room
Game Night Games Is your family game night lacking a little excitement? Are you looking for things to do with kids and wanting to spend some time together, but you’re looking for new, fun family game night ideas? Well, you’ve found it! With these family game night ideas, including prize tickets and a prize table, … Continue reading Family Game Night Ideas