Survival of the Fittest

How much can you endure before you crack? Survival of the fittest goes back to the scientist, Charles Darwin. His theory of evolution by natural selection indicates that species which can adapt to their environment are more likely to survive over species which can’t. There are limited resources available in an environment, which promotes competition … More Survival of the Fittest

The Science Behind Passion: Don’t Give up

What is your passion? Passion is “a strong feeling of enthusiasm or excitement for something or about doing something.” Are you letting anything hold you back from your passion? How does being passionate about what you do affect you? Here is a little science behind passion. Science Behind Passion Harmonious passion helps with psychological well-being … More The Science Behind Passion: Don’t Give up

Happy St. Patrick’s Day and the Meaning Behind Good Luck (or work hard?)

Happy St. Patrick’s Day, everyone! I like to know about the origin of holidays or traditions. With St. Patrick’s Day, the four-leaf clover and its relationship to “good luck” intrigue me. Who doesn’t want more good luck in his/her life?  So here you go. A little history on St. Patrick’s Day and the meaning behind … More Happy St. Patrick’s Day and the Meaning Behind Good Luck (or work hard?)

Grit: Passion and Perseverance for Long-Term Goals

I hope everyone had a great weekend! I had the wonderful opportunity of taking my son, Kobi, to the 7×7 Adidas Tournament in California. There were some phenomenal athletes there!  Most of them have a dream of getting a college football scholarship and even playing for the NFL one day! A college scholarship and the … More Grit: Passion and Perseverance for Long-Term Goals

Potential and Passion

I came across a super intelligent & sweet girl’s blog, Maddie, who said “potential” is a bad word. This made me curious. She has a great argument for why using the word “potential” can seem bad. In essence, her point is that when you are told you have “potential,” there is an immediate fear of … More Potential and Passion