Religion & Spirituality
Is Cupid not cooperating with you? Try a little magic to attract your true love with these spells.
Light a candle: carve or write the name of the one you love on a red candle, light it, and visualize the two of you together as you stare into the flickering light. Then say aloud what you hope your love spell will do; you don’t need a formal incantation. Focus on your goal for several minutes before extinguishing the flame.
Bless a stone: get a rose quartz, the stone that represents love, and Read more [...]
Do you ever get the feeling that Ladyluck is not on your side? Help luck find your house by using some good-luck charms in your decorating scheme.
Start a piggy bank. Pigs are a symbol of good luck in German culture as they say they bring wealth and prosperity
Hang a horseshoe above your doorway. It is said to protect from evil entering the household. A horseshoe’s shape is also said to hold in luck. Make sure you hang it correctly though! You have to hang it with the ends pointing up.
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Friday the 13th often brings about thoughts of misfortune and bad luck. But fear not, there are ways to avoid doom by following some common superstitions.
Become a fourteener. A fourteener is a socialite who goes to dinner parties as the 14th guest to prevent parties from having 13 guests. You could get a lot of invitations if you promote yourself!
Don’t get a haircut on a Friday the 13th or someone you love might die within a year. There are, after all, plenty of other days to choose from.
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Convince your brain it’s time to relax, and reduce stress with one of several tried and true aromatherapy methods.
You should always consult your physician or a qualified aromatherapist before using aromatherapy because some oils may cause allergic reactions, and are not advisable for pregnant women or those with asthma, high blood pressure, or epilepsy.
To start with you need to choose an essential oil like lavender, vanilla, citrus, or others which are known to reduce stress. These oils Read more [...]
Sympathy is a delicate matter and must be handled with sensitivity and restraint. Here is the best way to write a card to the grieving which conveys respect and extends loving support.
Keep it short; acknowledge the person’s loss and express sympathy and condolences. Draw from personal experience, keep the card short, and write simple sentences.
Avoid platitudes in the letter: judgmental observations or religious commentary are not appropriate. Also, avoid suggesting what the person “should” Read more [...]
Lean how to expand your consciousness through an out-of-body experience to discover new sensations and reach unimagined realms of being.
It is essential to find a quiet place, where you can lie flat, and relax your body and mind using a progressive muscle relaxation technique to achieve a state of near-sleep. The best times to achieve an OBE are when you wake up in the morning and when you go to bed at night.
Close your eyes and observe patterns of light and darkness through your closed eyelids Read more [...]
Whether Easter brunch in your home is a casual gathering or a more formal affair, these tips will help ease your stress for a successful mid-morning meal.
To save yourself spending too much time in a hot kitchen, plan a menu which includes cold dishes like devilled eggs, fresh fruit and a salad, fresh baked muffins or bread and only one or two hot dishes like a casserole or soufflé for your Easter brunch. Choose spring foods like asparagus and ham to include in your brunch dishes.
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If you've been promoted to commander-in-chef this Easter, follow this advice to help you lead a successful campaign against the hungry troops.
You need to put your Easter dinner menu together before making your final shopping list and heading to the store.
You could also ask the friends and family you expect to attend for some of their recipes.
There are also many traditional Easter dinner recipes available online
Decide on your main course. If you don’t want to be traditional with Read more [...]
Stitch up an Easter egg surprise with this fun and easy-to-follow project.
First of all you will need a template to draw an egg shaped oval on the back of the fabric with a pen. Repeat this action four more times and then cut them out .You don’t have to stick to the same fabric. You can use a different color, style or pattern for each of the four sides of a wild, stylised fabric Easter egg.
Now put the external sides of the fabric facing each other and use your sewing machine to sew two Read more [...]
Man and woman, day and night, entrance and exit, cheese and biscuits; as much as they complement each other, they also contrast. You love your partner, but at times, you just don’t like them. Embrace these differences and restore harmony with these simple guidelines.
Avoiding Unnecessary Arguments
There are some disagreements that just are not worth fighting for since you are never going to win.
For instance, when it comes to the appearance, your girlfriend has the right to give you Read more [...]