How You Can Help A Crying Kid

You might feel as though your child is crying for no reason. Especially if the tears have been brought upon by something completely irrational, like you gave them a spoon instead of a fork. We might not understand the causation of our children’s tears, but there are ways that we can help them to create emotional understanding when they’re crying. First, it’s important to be totally calm when you approach your crying child. You’ll be no good if you’re upset or agitated as well. Second, don’t tell your child to ‘stop crying’. You’re making it seem as though their...

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This Invention Is Important. Period.

There is one thing all women have in common. Our periods. Our monthly gift that leaves us cramping and bleeding for a week straight. In America, as a working class woman you might not necessarily think twice when you’re grabbing pads or tampons at the store. It’s just a part of your monthly purchases. You might not think about all of the women across the world and even women right outside of your door who aren’t able to afford pads and tampons Kristy Chong, founder of ModiBodi, has created “period proof” underwear to help advocate for women’s and environmental...

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Is Your Partner Emotionally Available?

Bella Breakdown You might have heard this term a lot, “emotional availability” in regards to being in a relationship with someone. There are a number of problems that can occur if you are with someone who is not emotionally available. Emotionally unavailable people are likely to be the kind of people who cannot give you what you want emotionally. So, how can you tell if your partner is emotionally unavailable? 1. Feelings They have a lot of trouble telling you how they feel. Sure, it is difficult to put your heart on the line with someone. However, even if...

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Coworker: Friend or No?

Bella Breakdown In any team oriented work environment, you are required to interact with your coworkers. You will inevitably find out who you do and do not get along with at you job. But can an actual friendship develop with the coworkers you do like? Well studies have shown that even if you think your coworker is your friend, they might not think the same as you. 50% of workers said that they did not consider their coworkers as friends. There is a good percentage within that number that does not feel comfortable discussing their personal lives with their...

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Why We Should “Go For It”

Bella Breakdown Netflix’s new movie, “To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before”, has been inspiring viewers to write love letters to their crushes, and it’s actually kind of awesome. There is something to be said about putting your heart on the line. Sometimes we hold ourselves back from telling someone how we feel about them. No one likes to be rejected. But there are so many reasons why we should probably just go for it. 1. Good For Your Confidence This might seem weird, but putting yourself out there is a great way to build your confidence. Don’t allow...

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