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Learned Helplessness

When people feel they have no control over their situation they tend to develop learned helplessness.  They miss opportunities for relief or change, because they fail to look for such opportunities.


It Costs More To Make Germans Happy

At the happiest place on earth, I mean. When it’s on French earth, that is.

French visitors pay €1,346 (£950) for a premium package, significantly less that the €1,870 (£1,320) Disneyland charges British visitors – and more than €1,000 (£706) less than the €2,447 (£1727) bill handed to Germans. 38 more words


The Pleading


To death

Of my nonchalant


Of concealing

What hurts

With a shrug,

Saying “there’s more where I come from,”

Shoving the shouts

And tears… 40 more words

Sitting Here...


And I’m sad.

It hit me like a ton of bricks.

All of a sudden, it was hard to breathe.  Hard to fight back the tears. 454 more words


The Bachelorette and Prince Charming

Besides Andi and Josh, I cannot remember a Bachelorette finale that I enjoyed so much.

Seeing Kaitlyn and Shawn together and smiling, it warmed my heart.  831 more words


First Sommerloch Monster Sighting Already Over

They don’t usually catch them, this time of year. But they had this guy in the bag in no time.

Kangaroos in Brandenburg? Why not, they’re in… 48 more words


Can The Wrong Man, Be The Right Man?

For those of  you who may have read my blog before I had to delete it, you may remember Mr. Perfect.

For those of you who did not read my blog before, let me give you a quick recap. 742 more words