Snack Ideas for Kids That Won’t Wreck Mom’s Diet

If you are a mom at home on a diet, you will probably related to a frequent situation I encounter as a weight loss consultant. Many of my clients with children are able to keep to a healthy eating plan through most circumstances except two. It all starts to go astray when the kids come home from school, or when they are preparing school lunches. If you are a mom at home on a diet, you will probably related to a frequent situation I encounter as a weight loss consultant. Many of my clients with children are able to keep to a healthy eating plan through most circumstances except two. It all starts to go astray when the kids come …

The Evolution of Technology – The History of Computers

While computers are now an important part of the lives of human beings, there was a time where computers did not exist. Knowing the history of computers and how much progression has been made can help you understand just how complicated and innovative the creation of computers really is. Unlike most devices, the computer is one of the few inventions that does not have one specific inventor. Throughout the development of the computer, many people have added their creations to the list required to make a computer work. Some of the inventions have been different types of computers, and some of them were parts required to allow computers to be developed further. The Beginning Perhaps the most significant date in …

Martial Arts Supplies

I recently signed up for a jujitsu class to help me get in shape. I’m not the kind of person who can go to the gym and mindlessly work out on a treadmill or Stairmaster for an hour, so I figured jujitsu would be a fun way to stay active. The first session is just a couple of weeks away, which doesn’t give me much time to find the martial arts supplies I need. The 12-week beginner class that I’m in will just cover basic fighting techniques, so for right now, I think I’ll be able to get by with only a uniform and maybe some gloves. I’ll also need some headgear and a mouthpiece as well, because I don’t …

Living in the Moment

This week’s wisdom is on the power of living in the moment. That ability we all have to be present…allowing all this moment offers us, and all we have to offer it. Years ago, I used to be a very future-oriented and forward-thinking person. Always saying to myself and others, "Tomorrow’s gonna’ be so much better than today…I can’t wait!" – While not even realizing that first, I wasn’t even dealing with the realities of what I needed to face in the present – not enough money, not loving my work, looking for others to validate my level of excitement…and a host of other externally validating needs that I had at the time. What I didn’t realize was that I …