“Do’s” And “Dont’s” Of Workplace Dating

Bella Breakdown Every year, we spend over 1600 hours in the office at work. We spend more time with coworkers than with family and friends. But relationships in the office are complicated (no, not The Office TV show, although we would all love a Jim and Pam happy ending.) So here are some of the “do’s” and “dont’s” of dating in the workplace. Do keep an eye out on how coworkers handle themselves under pressure in the office. This will allow you to get to know someone on an intimate level, as work causes a lot of stress in...

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Significant Other Or Significant Sociopath?

Bella Breakdown Not every relationship is healthy, but it’s always good to know if you’re actually dating a sociopath or not. The signs might not be as clear cut as you think, so we’re gonna break this one down sweet and simple to see if you need to save yourself from a toxic relationship. 1. Control Issues No relationship should ever leave one person feeling like they can’t hang out with other friends without angering their significant other. Sociopaths are usually manipulative because they don’t have regard for other people’s emotions. Therefore, they might try to limit your interactions...

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Tips For Parents Of Picky Eaters

Bella Breakdown We all knew that kid, or was the kid, that only ate chicken nuggets and mac and cheese for dinner (every night). And now you may have the child that only want Oreos for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Here are some tips for handling a finicky eater. Try 20 times. Now, this may sound like a lot but it is proven that introducing food in small increments for 20 consecutive days will reduce the ‘fear factor’ and increase the familiarity with the food. One of the most effective ways to eat a particular food is to actually...

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How To Make “Puppermint” Dog Treats

Bella Breakdown These chickpea-based DIY doggy treats are the perfect snack to give your pooch a minty-fresh palate (or at least as close to one as they’re likely gonna get). 1. In a food processor, combine garbanzo beans, parsley, mint, flour, and honey. Pulse until the mixture is well combined. 2. Add the mixture into a piping bag and pipe florets onto a parchment lined cookie sheet. 3. Bake for 17 to 20 minutes. Your dogs will love...

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Here Are 7 Tips For Preventing Chapped Lips

Bella Breakdown While the cold weather blisters onward, the uphill battle of keeping your lips soft and smooth almost seems mute. No matter how much lip balm you slather on, nothing seems to prevent the inevitable winter chapped lip lull. That’s where we come in, we’ve got your back…and your lips. There may be some old habits you didn’t realize were actually adding to your chapped-lip conundrum, and we want to dispel those for you. There are plenty of ways to prevent chapped lips during the winer months, and here are 7 tips: 1. Be prepared for colder conditions:...

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