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Is Demi Lovato Going To Be A New American Idol Judge?

Is Demi Lovato Going To Be A New American Idol Judge?

Demi Lovato made a surprise visit to the stage as host Ryan Seacrest invited her out to meet the crowd. Although Ryan made it sound like an unplanned appearance the show was ready with background music and a short Q&A on her tour. Could FOX have been testing the waters for Demi Lovato as an [...]

Are Charlize Theron, Sean Penn planning to adopt?

Are Charlize Theron, Sean Penn planning to adopt?

Hollywood couple Charlize Theron and Sean Penn are reportedly planning to adopt. They are said to be moving in together and the actress is eager for her son Jackson, 2, – also adopted – to have a brother or sister, reports femalefirst.co.uk. “Charlize was an only child and always wished for a brother or sister. [...]

The Meeting: A (Very) Short Story

The Meeting: A (Very) Short Story

by danielleboonstra “I’ll just be honest. I don’t know if I can wait that long,” he said with a resigned exhale into the phone. She bit the back of her thumbnail and nodded wordlessly knowing full well all he would hear was silence. “You still there?” Another silent nod. “Baby, are you ok?” A deep [...]

Health and Fitness

Introducing Essential Oils & Holistic Living to Your Family

Introducing Essential Oils & Holistic Living to Your Family

by Kim Schultz-Ferrentino For the last 5 years I’ve been diving head first into the world of essential oils. I am by no means an expert, but as I’ve been integrating essential oils into my daily life I have learned a lot about how versatile they are and have had fun trying them out in [...]

Balance your chakras to find energy and vitality

Balance your chakras to find energy and vitality

  By Noni Boon If you want to achieve balance in your body, mind and spirit, learning how to be responsible for losing energy is more important than knowing how to create or replenish it. We all know that creating positive energy comes through doing things that you enjoy. I achieve this by riding my [...]

New and crazy ways to move

New and crazy ways to move

By Noni Boon How important is work/life balance? Before you can be successful at maintaining a work/life balance, you need to be aware of the importance of having one. If I am overworked, I feel overwhelmed, stressed and anxious. I can tell when my life or my body is out of balance. It just feels [...]

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Drug Suitcase

Drug Suitcase

by Erin Parker I’ve lamented the perils of online dating before on the ol’ blog, especially the treacherous waters where the OKCupid sharks circle hungrily around their prey. But this one…this one my friends…takes the cake. Now, because I’m a lady, I will not be disclosing names. But I have no qualms with giving you [...]

Introducing Essential Oils & Holistic Living to Your Family

Introducing Essential Oils & Holistic Living to Your Family

by Kim Schultz-Ferrentino For the last 5 years I’ve been diving head first into the world of essential oils. I am by no means an expert, but as I’ve been integrating essential oils into my daily life I have learned a lot about how versatile they are and have had fun trying them out in [...]

THE GODDESS  & THE 21ST CENTURY

THE GODDESS & THE 21ST CENTURY

by Durga Holzhauser (Walking the initiation path in shopping malls and ashrams, with champagne and feminism.) My letter to this world. … remember your life began within a woman. We all were nestled in the womb. Life is always within a Mother. But women are more than mothers: wives, companions, sisters, friends, bitches, witches, princesses, [...]

Spirituality and Life Healing

TO DISRUPT THE LINE OF COMPLICATIONS WE MUST STOP MAKING COMPROMISES.

TO DISRUPT THE LINE OF COMPLICATIONS WE MUST STOP MAKING COMPROMISES.

by Durga Holzhauser How my Mum inspired and changed my life forever. I was 16 and my heart was broken. (It had to be cracked open in order to receive the initiation of life.) My Mum said, “When this boy leaves it is because someone far better for you is coming. This is life; anyone [...]

Balance your chakras to find energy and vitality

Balance your chakras to find energy and vitality

  By Noni Boon If you want to achieve balance in your body, mind and spirit, learning how to be responsible for losing energy is more important than knowing how to create or replenish it. We all know that creating positive energy comes through doing things that you enjoy. I achieve this by riding my [...]

HARNESS A NEW BUSINESS-LIFE RHYTHM

by Durga Holzhauser HOW TO SWING WITH THE COSMOS. We need a new understanding of time and space. Witness personal and collective burnouts, banking crashes, atomic pollution, and environmental imbalance. To turn the ship around, we need to be willing to bravely rebind ourselves to the rhythm of creation. When we realize we are the [...]

Sports

India face shame in opening ceremony of Sochi Games

India will face the ignominy of witnessing three of its athletes march without the national flag during the opening ceremony of the Sochi Winter Olympics on Friday night. With the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) suspended by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) due to ethical and administrative reasons, luger Shiva Keshavan, Alpine skier Himanshu Thakur and [...]

New and crazy ways to move

New and crazy ways to move

By Noni Boon How important is work/life balance? Before you can be successful at maintaining a work/life balance, you need to be aware of the importance of having one. If I am overworked, I feel overwhelmed, stressed and anxious. I can tell when my life or my body is out of balance. It just feels [...]

AUSTRALIAN OPEN 2014: All the results from the men’s and women’s singles

SECOND ROUND (26) Feliciano Lopez (Spa) bt Michael Berrer (Ger) 6-4 7-6 (8-6) 6-4 (4) Andy Murray (Gbr) bt Vincent Millot (Fra) 6-2 6-2 7-5 (11) Milos Raonic (Can) bt Victor Hanescu (Rom) 7-6 (11-9) 6-4 6-4 Martin Klizan (Svk) bt Blaz Rola (Slo) 6-4 6-3 5-7 7-6 (7-2) (22) Grigor Dimitrov (Bul) bt Yen-Hsun [...]

NEWS

C-130 J Super Hercules military aircraft crashes in Gwalior

An Indian Air Force aircraft, one of six bought from the US two years ago, has crashed near Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh. The C-130 J plane, also known as super Hercules, crashed a short while ago. The multi-role special operations aircraft, had reportedly been used during the recent search for the missing Malaysian airliner MH [...]

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 search resumes

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 search resumes

It is everyone’s worst nightmare. But as loved ones of those on board Flight 370 struggle with shock and grief, some say their agony is being compounded by a lack of information from Malaysia Airlines. The company has given one crucial indication – and it is not good news. “We have communicated to the family [...]

Terrorism possible in missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370; military radar indicates jet may have turned around

Terrorism possible in missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370; military radar indicates jet may have turned around

The plane — which had two passengers using stolen passports — vanished off the Vietnamese coast during a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing while carrying 239 people, including three U.S. passport holders: Philip Wood, 51, Nicole Meng, 4, and Yan Zhang, 2. Malaysia’s air force chief said early Sunday that military radar indicated the [...]

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Malaysia Airlines flight MH370

| March 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The next-of-kin of passengers on board Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, which went missing at 1.30am today, have been told to be prepared to fly out to the anticipated crash site that has yet to be determined. “(We were told) to make sure we have valid passports and to be here by 6pm,” a relative of [...]

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Jennifer Lawrence jokingly tries to steal Oscar from Lupita Nyong’o

Jennifer Lawrence jokingly tries to steal Oscar from Lupita Nyong’o

| March 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

After tripping over a cone on the 2014 Oscars red carpet, the 23-year-old Academy Award winner decided to ham it up for the cameras, in the most hilarious way possible: by waving her arm fat in our faces. Not one to shy away from extolling the virtues of body acceptance, the “American Hustle” star waved [...]

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If only Bradley’s arm was longer. Best photo ever. #oscars

If only Bradley’s arm was longer. Best photo ever. #oscars

| March 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

ELLEN TWEETS AN EPIC SELFIE AT THE 86TH ACADEMY AWARDS AND MAKES OSCAR HISTORY Talk show host Ellen DeGeneres, who returned as the host for the host of 86th Academy Awards, tweeted a group selfie with Bradley Cooper Angelina Jolie, Jennifer Lawrence, Meryl Streep and other Hollywood biggies. Ellen DeGeneres feels hosting the prestigious Oscar [...]

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Katy Perry’s ‘Blasphemous’ Video Is Edited

Katy Perry’s ‘Blasphemous’ Video Is Edited

| March 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

A Katy Perry music video accused of portraying blasphemy has been edited following complaints from Muslims. A petition was started on change.org calling for the Dark Horse video to be taken off YouTube. In one scene a man is shown being burned by lightning while wearing a pendant forming the word “Allah”. That pendant has [...]

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Julia Roberts in struggle with late sister’s fiancé over estate

Julia Roberts in struggle with late sister’s fiancé over estate

| February 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Press Trust of India | February 14, 2014 13:12 IST (New York) Julia’s sister Nancy died on February 8. Hollywood star Julia Roberts is reportedly going through a struggle between her family and her late sibling Nancy Motes’ fiance. John Dilbeck, who Nancy Motes planned to marry in May, is allegedly planning on asserting his [...]

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3 Idiots to race for Japan Academy Awards

| February 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

After achieving record breaking success in India, 3 Idiots turned out to be one of the few Indian films which were appreciated in countries like China and Japan. And now, after being re-titled as I’m Sure, Go Well for the Japanese audience, the film has been nominated in the Best Outstanding Foreign Language Film category [...]

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Demi Lovato Showers “Inspiring, Incredible” Wilmer Valderrama with birthday love

Demi Lovato Showers “Inspiring, Incredible” Wilmer Valderrama with birthday love

| February 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

She may remain mum on the nature of their relationship, but Demi Lovato has no problem letting the world know how she feels in general about Wilmer Valderrama. In honor of the actor’s 34th birthday yesterday, Lovato posted the following collage on Twitter and included with it the following message: Demi Lovato LOVES Wilmer Valderrama [...]

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TO DISRUPT THE LINE OF COMPLICATIONS WE MUST STOP MAKING COMPROMISES.

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

by Durga How my Mum inspired and changed my life forever. I was 16 and my heart was broken. (It had to be cracked open in order to receive the initiation of life.) My Mum said, “When this boy leaves it is because someone far better for you is coming. This is life; anyone who [...]

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Varkala pt 2

| January 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

by erinparker75   Nighttime is my favorite in Kerala. The bars and restaurants turn into an ambient lighting paradise, with thousands of fairy lights strung on the branches of trees that grow straight into the restaurants. Like tree houses for adults. Lounge music plays, delicate hints of Indian music infusing the rhythms, each place seducing [...]

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Filmmaker Rohit Gupta honored by the Limca Book of Records for setting new extremes.

Filmmaker Rohit Gupta honored by the Limca Book of Records for setting new extremes.

| January 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

New York. Filmmaker Rohit Gupta honored by the Limca Book of Records for setting new extremes. Acclaimed filmmaker Rohit Gupta has been honored by India’s renowned Limca Book of Records for his award-winning feature film Life! Camera! Action…. The new record set is for the first full-length motion picture shot by just a two-member crew; these being producer/director [...]

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R…Rajkumar  — a review by Neha Mishra

R…Rajkumar — a review by Neha Mishra

| December 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Cast: Shahid Kapoor, Sonakshi Sinha, Sonu Sood Director: Prabhu Deva   ‘Our’ Rajkumar  …said the team with the launch of the movie and yes, it remained so. The audience could not accept Shahid Kapoor in his ‘much seen- much dragged’ persona as prince charming. Bollywood demands drama and action, but it does not ask the directors to churn the same hay…that too under the same wheel. We are [...]

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Social Psychology’s Real World Relevance

| November 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Social Psychology’s Real World Relevance Social psychology is the scientific domain that analyzes how thoughts, feelings and behaviors are affected by the presence of others. This field of study is a scientific domain because it uses empirical data to bolster and prove its hypotheses. Social psychologists claim that thoughts, feelings and behaviors are observable and [...]

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Kerala

Kerala

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Kerala by erinparker75 Our time in Goa is cut short by our next destination: Kerala. And that flight was quite eventful due to yours truly. You must remember, at this point I was operating on 4-5 days with no sleep. My brain was just gray mush at this moment. So take that into account when [...]

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The Physical and Emotional Impacts of Drug and Alcohol Addiction

| November 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Addiction is a serious problem that many people face, whether themselves or tangentially through others. Most people who experience it first-hand simply didn’t realize how slippery the slope of substance abuse can get. Just like you would be if you developed a substance problem, most addicts have no idea how they got where they are. [...]

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The Effects of Sleep Deprivation – Adults

The Effects of Sleep Deprivation – Adults

| November 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

This week we will be looking at how adults can be affected by a lack of sleep – worryingly these effects are the same whether the deprivation is caused by insomnia or just trying to fit too much into your day. Since the beginning of the last century great leaps in technology have promised us [...]

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