The Other Side Of Florida Disney Land You Never Saw

Here is a movie of innocence and experience, a glorious song in which warmth and compassion triumph over ironical miserabilism. The Florida Project is a scripted drama, with an unflinching and ungrudging set of a documentary that revolves around 6-year-old Moonee (Brooklynn Prince) who resides in Magic Castle, a very mauve motel. It is that one movie you ought to watch before you become a parent. Moonee is a girl who lives in the shadow of Florida’s Disney World, a stretch dominated by second-class thrills and amusements. Their room in…

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If You Knew You Were Dying, Could You Still Look On The Bright Side Of Life?

Sudden events can turn our lives around and put us in a position where we don’t know what to do and how we’re going to get on from that point. A sudden event can force us to ask ourselves questions about what we did with our lives if we made a difference if we achieved our goals if we fulfilled our dreams. In these questions, we find ourselves stressed and tense, but we should look at the positive signs and events that take place during these hard times. Will Reiser…

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The Dark Side of Technological Advance – Mental Fatigue and How It Eats Us Slowly

Do you feel like no matter how much sleep or rest you get, you’re always tired? Do you catch a cold easily, and it takes you a while to recover, before falling ill again? Does your body and your back ache, and do you get regular headaches or migraines? Does all this occur, even though you have a good diet, exercise regularly and seem to sleep through the night? We immediately look for physical signs of fatigue and then try to rectify the problem with material solutions, like taking a…

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Everyone Is Afraid Of Showing Their Vulnerable Side, But That’s What Makes Us Stronger

For most of us, being strong means having strong set of beliefs and principles that cannot be questioned and always keeping calm and unshaken, whatever the situation is. Yet, it seems that we had it wrong all along. Not recognizing one’s vulnerable side actually lessens their chance of personal growth, because they don’t allow a whole another side of their personality to be expressed, recognized and eventually improved. In the words of Lao Tzu: “A man is born gentle and weak; at his death he is hard and stiff. All things, including…

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She pledged to be by his side in sickness and in health. She didn’t let him down.

A year ago, a couple faced what they called ‘the toughest year of our lives.’ But they faced it together, and they’re stronger for it. <br> We see people who stay strong in the face of insurmountable odds in movies and shows all the time, but there are heroes all around us. Challenges are a part of life. But some have bigger and harder hurdles than others. Their inspiring stories remind us that all we are capable of greatness, that we are strong. “Ben-Hur” hits theaters in the U.S. on…

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Pathfinder Pics: a walk on the wild side in Kenya

Lonely Planet Pathfinder, Lauren Yakiwchuk recently visited Kenya to volunteer at the Soysambu Conservancy, where she participated in projects to help local wildlife. Here she shares her experience. ‘I jumped at the opportunity to combine my two loves – caring for animals and travelling. Our small expedition group lived at the Soysambu Conservancy, a wildlife reserve nestled between Nairobi and Nakuru in the Great Rift Valley. Every day was an adventure; whether we were monitoring wildlife or gathering metal snares left by poachers, we were always surrounded by wild African animals. This…

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