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Instant Gratification: "Begin Again" and four other good movies to watch on Netflix

Pick of the week: “Begin Again— It’s not “Once.” It’s not “Sing Street.” But I would argue that John Carney’s second feature, starring Mark Ruffalo as a down-on-his-luck music producer who thinks he’s found a star in singer-songwriter Keira Knightley, does capture the joyful spirit of music and creation. 200 more words

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Hotel Majestic rooftop, Barcelona

The second day, the weather was even more beautiful… we walked over to the Sagrada Familia and realized that we should have booked tickets… it was a two hour wait to get in! 270 more words

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Why You Are Failing on Your Diet

I am going to preface this by saying that this doesn’t apply if you engage in competitive bodybuilding or any derivative of it.

Now that I have that out of the way, let’s begin. 408 more words


Agua, Barcelona

A weekend trip to Barcelona, leaving a cold, rainy London for 25 degree weather, sun, and the winding streets of the city!

We spent the first day meandering around, visiting one of Gaudi’s houses and the cathedral… finally making our way down to the beach and realizing, around 5pm, that it might be time for lunch! 217 more words

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The struggle is real

If one day someone invents a pill that enables humans to actually do the things they know are good for them, it will be revolutionary. 486 more words


I'm not listening! Are you? (Musings)

Dear Friend,

How many times have you had a conversation with someone where you’ve been in the midst of pouring your heart out, and you suddenly realize that the person you are talking to may not even be listening? 1,153 more words


You Want It When? - Delayed vs Instant Gratification

How do you open a present? Do you rip the paper off, revealing its contents in a nanosecond? Or do you carefully remove each piece of tape and unwrap the paper (immediately folding it of course) to reveal the gift several minutes after the giver has lost patience? 354 more words