A "difficult" mother controls, abuses and manipulates her children. Why would she be any different as a grandmother?
What do most books or films that feature characters with disabilities have in common?
#6. You don’t have to agree with my parental choices, but you have to respect them.
Wondering what your spirit animal is? Read on to find out if one of these five domesticated (farm) animals is your spirit guide.
Some relationships bring out the best in you. Others test you, drain you and push your "buttons." Ironically, the latter ones are more transformational.
The best way to experience St. Petersburg is through the eyes of Russia's most gifted novelist.
In this sequel to "10 Signs You Have a Toxic Mother-In-Law" I reveal if the relationship with a toxic mother-in-law can change for the better.
Unlike your typical gender-driven pink or blue baby showers, "Alice in Wonderland" theme is memorable, imaginative and whimsical.
An account of my latest pilgrimage into the desert in search of enlightenment and spectacular views of the Milky Way.
Difficult family members are like anuses - everyone has one.
Despite the social approval you might receive, being nice is the worst.
As a woman on the verge of entering mid-30s with a history of miscarriage, I wanted to make sure everything was OK before I let people in on the happy news. But things didn't pan out as I planned.
St. Petersburg doesn't have to cost you an arm and a leg.
Step-by-step instructions on how to go blonde at home and not ruin your hair.
Deciding how to handle criticism is one of the most important decisions you can make in your writing career.
UFO Disclosure might be closer than you think.
Advance your career by taking free online classes from ivy-league schools.
What's the best way to deal with rampant plagiarism online?
New Year's celebration in Russia is a unique event that encompasses more than just the marking of the new calendar year.
The holidays are right around the corner, and what's a better way to to send greetings to the loved ones than personalized holiday cards?
Does the Bible actually condemn homosexuality?
A toxic mother-in-law is a soul-sucking parasite that feeds on your misery. If you've got one, here are the symptoms.
The evolution of human consciousness is most evident through the children born in the recent decades.
Unless you have millions of dollars in offshore accounts, there really is no other choice but Bernie Sanders.
I took ordinary photos that were just sitting in my "Pictures" folder getting no love, and edited them with PicMonkey, an online photo editor. The results? See for yourself.
Book marketing in a nutshell - from personal experience.
A brutally honest account of the biggest mistakes I've made on HubPages.
Tall girls, shorter guys - a norm or a dating controversy?
Branded "New Age," oil pulling, sun gazing and earthing are older than an entire Western civilization, and are based on science.
Movies are great, except when you watch something so horrible, it disturbs you to the core and sears into your mind forever.
Could Hillary Clinton be the Disclosure president?
Everything is "haunted" in Memphis - buildings, pianos, and even one cheeky jukebox.
There are so many contaminants and genetic alterations in our food, we can mo longer afford to be careless about what we eat. This isn't about nutrition alone; it's about surviving a chemical warfare.
Criminal corporate takeover of the American food industry.
Has it been a while since you've had a good mind f*ck? "Predestination" may be the answer to your prayers.
In this article I share my personal experience being hit as a child, and my struggle to forgive my father.
If you want to draw in your audience from the get-go, you'll need a great first sentence.
Even when the power is turned off, these household vampires continue to suck energy with a veracity of a hungry predator.
Advocates of Bulletproof coffee claim that this miracle potion can give you lots of energy, improve your IQ and even help you lose weight. Too good to be true?
Three end-of-the-world traditions: What they have in common, and the symbolic significance of the end times.
According to this book, Vatican officials are not only aware of alien presence on Earth, they are actively preparing for the coming of 'cosmic' Christ. Bonus: the Allies of Humanity's message.
Are the UFO skeptics simply unacquainted with the facts or are there greater forces behind the UFO denial syndrome?
Ran out of new ways to cook chicken breast? Try this juicy Russian chicken cutlet.
I bet #3 will be a surprise!
Aegean island Santorini: places to visit, things to do, sunsets to watch, donkeys to avoid, and other useful information.
Russian literature is known for its great psychological depth and a focus on moral dilemmas.
Mistake #3: Best American Wine is Made in California.
Don't get sued for copyright infringement, get copyright clearance!
What to expect during the Supermoon, how to take killer supermoon shots, and who sank the Titanic.
30 fun facts about "Game of Thrones", and "Which 'Game Of Thrones' Character Are You?" Quiz.
San Diego has such a lively bar scene, it could be the bar capital of America. Nay, the world! The Universe! Well, you get the picture. My 8 favorite local bars.
Simple (and inexpensive) ideas on how to give your boring kitchen a retro diner charm.
Who was L. Ron Hubbard? What are the basic principles of Scientology? What makes it so appealing to celebrities? This article gives you a glimpse of the secret world of Scientology.
Is human race actually one species or are we several similar but distinct species? A closer look at blood types, blood factors and some intriguing blood theories.
What do dolphins say to each other? Can a dolphin watch television? How do dolphins swim so fast? These and other questions are answered for all you dolphin lovers.
What's really behind the mediumship phenomenon? The answer may surprise you.
While there is nothing wrong with staying in touch with friends and family, Facebook also presents serious dangers to personal privacy, psychological well-being and the very nature of society.
My month-long Bubblews journey ended as suddenly as it began.
Learn to be aware of the unconscious forces that affect your level of happiness and become the creator you were always meant to be.
7 simple experience- and photo-saturated tips to boost your travel intelligence.
Pineal gland is the bridge between the physical and the spiritual worlds. Yet most people's pineal gland is calcified, which effectively shuts it down. The good news is, the damage can be undone.
Menstruation may be our most valuable and most neglected resource. Forget the cultural taboos, reclaim your ancient power!
7 common fruits and vegetables with amazing health benefits, and tips on how to take full advantage of their unique healing properties.
Learn how to make a traditional Russian potato salad "Olivier" with this step-by-step recipe. Pictures, tips and the healthiest way to make it.
7 goddesses to get you inspired and empowered to take that next step.
We can endlessly debate whether the world is ready, but as some of you know, the UFO files disclosure is inevitable, sooner or later. What can possibly go wrong?
Learn how to make a traditional Russian Dressed Herring salad with this step-by-step recipe. Pictures, tips and the healthiest way to make it.
Why do some people act altruistically (without regard for self) while others pursue self-interest alone? Examples and quotes from world's best altruists.
How to take good care of your mind, body and soul to experience lasting happiness.
Who are they? What do they look like? Do they mean us any harm? Government insiders have the answers.
Why are we denied the truth about the UFOs? Is mass panic scenario really a concern? What would the UFO disclosure mean for the human race?
Ultra short fiction with elements of absurd by an unknown Russian-American author.
7 aspects, or attitudes, of higher consciousness that can help us through these times of great spiritual shift.
The article challenges the notion that mystical experiences are the expression of pathology. Comparison between mysticism and schizophrenia. Historical accounts.
A collection of funny, witty, mind-boggling quotes about the Universe. Topics include: What Is Universe, Creation vs. Accident, and Alien Worlds.
A personal account describing the Native American (Lakota) sweat lodge ceremony. It specifically addresses the fears people have about sweat lodges and the profound healing effects of the ceremony.
Southern Italy's must-see landmarks: stones of Matera, Monopoli, Polignano a Mare, and Trulli of Alberobello.
If you, like me, prefer the road less traveled, Puglia awaits you.
Complete guide to healing chakras with gemstones. Detailed description of each chakra - element, color, scent, function and signs of blockage.
3 can't-get-any-simpler-than-that mindful meditation guidelines, video instructions, long-term effects of meditation, and the awesome wisdom of Lao Tzu.
Traditional clinical psychology is an oppressive institution that stifles the natural evolution of the human thought towards a more balanced, more spiritual understanding of reality.
Sites of murders, executions, mass burials and ancient prisons in Rome, Italy.
Sites of mass executions, murders and ancient prisons in Rome, Italy. Detailed descriptions, history, directions and other useful information included.
Greek island Lesbos is known for ouzo, ancient poetess Sappho and magnificent views of the Aegean.