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Are All Names the Same?

Are All Names the Same?

ARE ALL NAMES THE SAME? In 1948, psychologist Bertram R. Forer did an experiment with his UCLA students. He asked them to take a personality test and then offered personalized horoscopes based on the tests' very specific results. When he asked students to rate the horoscopes' accuracy, students gave them an average of 4.26 out of 5. However, he gave all his students exactly the same horoscope, which we will discuss. This experiment is a favorite one that is done in psych 101 classes.

 Unusual Names: Are they an advantage or disadvantage?

Unusual Names: Are they an advantage or disadvantage?

Beyoncé and Jay-Z gave birth to their first child, daughter Baby Blue on January 7th this year. They sparked a debate over names, and whether the uniqueness of their child’s name would be a benefit or a handicap to their child. There are many reasons why parents name their children with unusual names. Entertainment Weekly’s January 20, 2012, issue speculated that “Blue, might have been cribbed from Jay-Z’s three Blueprint albums, while Ivy could be a play on the Roman numeral IV- as in Blueprint 4.”

 6 Great Reasons You Finally Have An Empty Nest

6 Great Reasons You Finally Have An Empty Nest

It's official…my baby is gone to college. I dropped him off at a house he'll be sharing with several other students for a few weeks until the dorms open. Several hundred deep breaths later, vowing not to think about that house too much, or how far away it is, I think I'm good with my empty nest, and here's why.

3 Ways To Relax Your Jaws To Relax Your Smile

3 Ways To Relax Your Jaws To Relax Your Smile

Stress, fatigue, clenching teeth often or for a long time, braces (more and more adults get them!) can lead to several physical ailments such as headaches, neck & shoulders stiffness, muscular tension, tension in the jaws and TMJ. However, tension in the face shows and that does not make you look sexy, happy, or even pleasant and approachable! It is time to learn simple exercises to relax your jaws... Tongue to the mouth roof

Is There a Ghost Lurking in Your Relationship?

Is There a Ghost Lurking in Your Relationship?

We all have past relationships, experiences and memories. No one comes into adulthood with a clean slate. And if you’re past the age of 25, you most likely have had at least one significant romantic relationship if not more. As you look back and reminisce on your past, you will find that some of those memories are sweet and some are sour. Life is filled with both. Your past is filled with both. The question is not if your past in lurking in your present relationship, but how.

Amazing Safer Sex is Just Three Minutes Away!

Amazing Safer Sex is Just Three Minutes Away!

Yes, it is time for you to know how to buy the best condoms for you and your partner. In this day and age, if you don’t love your condom, you are using the wrong condom for you. However, you are not alone, many people mistakenly believe that all condoms are created equal (one size fits all –which could not be further from the truth) and, thus, go for whatever is free or on sale.  However, with condoms you get what you pay for!

Staying healthy for your partner stimulates better sex

Staying healthy for your partner stimulates better sex

Then before you know it you have gained weight? That once great interest in looking good to attract the opposite sex has now vanished. Staying healthy and attractive for your partner should be a priority in any relationship. In an article that I wrote for Squidoo “Reasons why a husband does not want to have sex with his wife”, the top reason was loss of attraction. Men are more visual then women when it comes to sex, they see the female body as a turn on.