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November 2, 2012 – 10:50 am | 2 Comments | 8,201 views

As a single man, you may want to go out with the intention to meet new women, to flirt, and to have fun. Nightlife settings are ideal for finding a flirt or even a partner, since flirting is especially socially acceptable in these settings. Many men, however, make big mistakes when it comes to flirting […]

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Travel Phrasebooks: A Language Learner’s Best First Book

October 3, 2012 – 9:20 am | 1,350 views

What is the best way to start learning a new language? I came across this article, which I found to be extremely useful and I want to share here: Travel phrasebooks: a serious language learner’s best first book to study Happy reading!

Why Saving Money Can Cost You Money

October 2, 2012 – 11:46 pm | 2,403 views

I had an interesting discussion yesterday with a good friend. He stated, that he had saved a lot of money by buying items at a sale, and although he spent around 150 Euros on them, he had probably saved as much as 300 Euros while making the purchase. I was shocked, how he could regard […]

Why Some Get Lucky While Others Don’t

October 2, 2012 – 7:18 pm | 3,108 views
Why Some Get Lucky While Others Don’t

Do you know the concept of ‘luck‘? According to dictionary.com, luck is a “combination of circumstances, events, etc., operating by chance to bring good or ill to a person”. Although luck (or bad luck for that matter) seems to appear by chance and fully randomly, there are many people who seem to get lucky time after time, while others are haunted by bad luck their entire lives. This makes me […]

Why I Run My Household Like A Business

October 2, 2012 – 5:48 pm | 3,158 views
Why I Run My Household Like A Business

One of my big dreams has always been to set up my own business; already as a teenager I had been looking for some opportunity, or some way to make an additional buck. In the end, I never seriously pursued any opportunity when it was available, because I was simply too hesitant. Then again, maybe […]

Don’t Be The Man Who Comes To Slice The Meat On Sunday’s

October 2, 2012 – 9:11 am | 2,108 views

Some years ago, a fantastic commercial was shown on the Dutch national television. The commercial was made in a retro style, and it showed a family sitting around a big table, decorated for supper: two little boys aged somewhere around ten years old, and at the head of the table sat the father. All look […]

5 Smart Things You Can Do That Help You Quit Smoking

October 2, 2012 – 9:06 am | 4,518 views
5 Smart Things You Can Do That Help You Quit Smoking

Most people are well aware that smoking is bad for your health, that it is expensive, and that it does not necessarily contribute to the quality of life. Still, once you are addicted to smoking it is extremely difficult to give up smoking. Cigarettes are highly addictive, both physically and emotionally. Although the first few […]

How The Men’s Pill Could Further Revolutionize Birth Control

October 1, 2012 – 6:34 pm | 3,168 views

The birth control pill has once revolutionized the world: suddenly women were not ‘at danger’ of becoming pregnant, and they would not be dependent on men using birth control in any form available at that time. Women felt free and liberated. Nowadays, the world could be revolutionized once again: the men’s contraceptive pill might well […]

5 Reasons Why I Keep My Place Tidy At All Times

October 1, 2012 – 1:36 pm | 5,788 views
5 Reasons Why I Keep My Place Tidy At All Times

If you are like me, you might have had a specific period in your life, during which your place was somewhat messy, and things did not really have its place. I sure had such a phase, especially during my twenties, and when I was a student. This does not mean that I am a compulsive […]

The Danger Of Dieting, And Why It Could Do More Harm Than Good

October 1, 2012 – 12:59 pm | 6,194 views
The Danger Of Dieting, And Why It Could Do More Harm Than Good

Dieting seems to have become a fashion at some point. For some people, going on a diet is a way to regain vitality and to improve their health, while others are dominated by the ideal image of beauty, which is being transported via television and magazines. Many companies have reacted to this trend, by offering […]

4 Marketing Tricks That Make You Spend Your Money

October 1, 2012 – 11:54 am | 3,607 views
4 Marketing Tricks That Make You Spend Your Money

We know that sometimes money seems to evaporate. Sometimes we spend money on items we don’t really need but realize that only later, or we purchase a lot of money on supposedly high-quality products. I know for my part, that I always at least stop when I see ‘SALE’ written down somewhere, and often I […]