The West Highland White Terrier, affectionately known as the Westie, is a small, sturdy breed with a distinctive white coat and a lively personality. Though they have become popular family pets, these dogs were originally bred for hunting vermin. In this article, we will explore some fun and interesting facts about Westies that showcase their unique characteristics and natural instincts.Continue reading The Wondrous World of Westie Dogs
The woman was 12 years old, she has already been addicted to drugs and almost homeless. At some point, she managed to turn her life around and went to rhab. This was an absolutely amazing decision. I am suuuuper proud of her. Now, she has graduated with honors and feels happy.Continue reading She overcame addiction and homelessness. Afterward, she graduated with honors
Regular physical activity, including running, exercising and even walking, can not only help us relax but also improve our concentration, memory, and creativity. Ewa Moroch, the author of “What I Talk About When I Talk About Running,” states that running provides a form of relaxation, meditation, and reset that allows us to return to our desk jobs with new enthusiasm.Continue reading The Benefits of Exercise on the Brain and Body: From Improved Memory to Lower Risk of Diseases
Angus Luff, a recent management studies graduate, has quit his job to offer unconventional tours through Scotland’s mountains. He created a hostel on wheels, inviting tourists to join him on a full-fledged adventure on a school bus from New York. The 24-year-old was inspired by the film “Expedition Happiness” on Netflix, which tells the story of a couple traveling through North America in a renovated school bus.Continue reading The Adventure Seeker: A Management Graduate Turns to Unconventional Tour Guiding in Scotland
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Harry Styles, born on February 1st, 1994, is a talented English singer, songwriter, and actor. He started his musical career in 2010 as a solo artist on the British music competition series, The X Factor. After his elimination, he was brought back as part of the boy band One Direction, which went on to become one of the best-selling boy bands of all time, before going on an indefinite hiatus in 2016.Continue reading Harry Styles
Music has long been known to soothe the soul, but did you know that singing can also have a positive impact on your physical and emotional well-being? Studies have shown that singing can increase the level of happiness hormones, reduce stress, and regulate emotions.Continue reading The Surprising Health Benefits of Singing: How Belting Out Your Favorite Tunes Can Improve Your Physical and Emotional Well-being
A recent study published in the “Journals of Gerontology: Series B” has found that older adults who play board and card games have better cognitive function, even if they start playing later in life. Researchers from the University of Edinburgh in Scotland have shown that analog games, such as board games, card games, chess, or bingo, can help maintain cognitive abilities after the age of 70.Continue reading Playing Board and Card Games Can Improve Cognitive Function in Older Adults: Study
Recently, in the Indonesian town of Palu, a crocodile with a motorcycle tire around its neck could be spotted. Local residents had grown accustomed to the sight, as the animal had been living this way for six years. However, they began to worry about its life as the crocodile had grown significantly and could potentially suffocate. They did not have the courage to release it themselves. Eventually, a brave individual stepped forward to help the animal.Continue reading Self-Taught Rescuer Saves Indonesian Crocodile Trapped with Motorcycle Tire for 6 Years
Recent studies have shown that being surrounded by trees can have a positive impact on our mental health and cognitive abilities. A long-term study conducted by scientists in London observed 3,500 children between the ages of 9 and 15 and found that those who grew up in environments with more greenery, specifically trees, had better cognitive and memory skills, as well as better emotional well-being during puberty.Continue reading The Surprising Mental Health Benefits of Growing Up Among Trees
Love is often said to know no distance, and one couple in Croatia serves as a remarkable example of this sentiment. For the past 17 years, a devoted stork named Klepetan has been traveling thousands of kilometers to visit his disabled partner, Malena.
The story of Klepetan and Malena began many years ago in Brodski Varos in eastern Croatia, near the border with Bosnia and Herzegovina. In 1993, Stjepan Vokić, a widower living in Croatia, took in a female stork who had been shot by hunters and named her Malena. He was able to tame her to the point where, as he claims, they even watch television together. After some time, a suitor named Klepetan began visiting Malena at the nest built on the rooftop, and their relationship blossomed.Continue reading A Love Story for the Ages: The Devoted Stork Who Flies Thousands of Kilometers to Visit his Disabled Partner