Eric's Blog

Eric's Blog
One of America’s unofficial past-times is complaining. Yes, at any given time we like to complain. Complaining can make us feel better about ourselves, but it definitely is not good for us. In fact, griping is not healthy for the people around you, either. One person compared...
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When you are in a bad mood, what do you do to change the way you feel? Some people go for chocolate or maybe a glass of wine to boost their spirits. T here’s actually a way to improve your mood in 12 minutes and involves no calories or alcohol. What is it? According to a study...
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The headline read: “Study Shows The More You Hang Out With Your Mom, The Longer She’ll Live.” That sounds like a mom guilt-trip ready to happen – “if you loved me, you’d come visit me – unless, of course, you want me to die?” The study really speaks to the danger of being alone...
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If you are like most people, your phone is probably in your hand right now or it is within reach. We are attached to our phones. Our phones can be a one-stop place for any information we need and connect us to the world around us. But like most things, moderation in our use is...
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The buzz surrounding Rami Malek's stunning portrayal of Freddie Mercury in the movie "Bohemian Rhapsody" culminated with the actor winning an Oscar at the recent Academy Awards. As amazing of a job Malek did in becoming Freddie, there was one thing about the lead singer of Queen...
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It’s that time of year where members of the entertainment industry get together, get all dressed up and give themselves awards. I’ve just never been much of an Awards Show person … if you are, that’s cool. One thing I can appreciate about an awards show is a good acceptance...
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Photo Credit: Getty Images/jacoblund Ask anyone how they are doing – especially someone you might not see often – and you’ll often hear them saying, “I’ve been staying busy” or that “Life is Busy.” Pretty much everyone says they are busy – because most of the time we ARE busy...
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credit: Getty Images/patat Valentines is a day where most use as an opportunity to express and show their love for someone special in their life. Which is great. Nothing wrong with that. The next day, February 15th is another day to show love in a much different way, but...
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Photo Credit: Getty Images/Deagreez This week my son sent me a text with the "I got in!" With that text was a picture of an acceptance letter to the college of his choice. He was extremely happy. As a parent, naturally, I was proud. One of the things I said was that we need to...