Author: jedipom

  • The Link between Dopamine and Gamification

    Dopamine is a huge driver in our every day life. It’s responsible for you staying engaged and concentrating on tasks. It’s also part of your reward center in your brain. Here’s a blog exert from Gamer’s Insider on The Link between Dopamine and Gamification: It’s been well known throughout the gaming community that dopamine is…

  • Gamer’s make better drivers.

    If you are surrounded by gamer family and friends like I am, it’s easy to figure out that quite possibly, gamer’s make better drivers than your average driver. An excerpt from Gamer’s Insider’s blog on Gamer’s Make Better Drivers. As for gamer’s being better drivers, in analyzing this fact, I would agree, simply because I…

  • The Pitfalls of Perspective

    It’s no secret that navigating through life has it’s challenges but when you are on that journey involving friends and family, the navigation just got a little bit more difficult because problem solving involves more than one perspective. Here’s an excerpt at Mortal’s Realm on The Pitfalls of Perspective: In social media and Forum websites,…

  • Collapsed Trachea Condition in Dogs

    Small dog breeds like Pomeranian’s and Chihuahua’s have the unfortunate propensity to have a collapsed trachea condition. I’ve had Pomeranian’s for almost twenty years and each of them have had the condition. It is a heart wrenching condition but there are ways to keep them comfortable with a good quality life. Here’s an excerpt on…

  • American Values

    Do you feel lost in a time past and wishing the values of yesterday or some sort of value system was still in place in today’s modern world? If you do, we get that challenge as so much has changed in our world now. Here’s an excerpt on thoughts of American Values: This tribute to…

  • The argument for the need for more people to go into the trades!

    Millennials (Still) Don’t Want the Trades. Here’s Why & What Needs To Happen. There is a huge shortage in the US of people going into a trade or they have been in a trade for a very long time and of retirement age. A person in the trades is the most honorable type of work…

  • c40 Cities- Do you know what they are and what it means if you live in one?

    Here’s what the website says: c40 is a global network of mayors of the world’s leading cities that are united in action to confront the climate crises. Do you live in a c40 city? Here’s how you find out. Follow this link to Friend’s Realm and learn more. c40 Cities If you are not a…

  • Dear Government, please don’t ruin my laundry day!

    Are you already frustrated that the water level choice is already too low in your washer to get your clothes clean and yet another provision has been set that laundry machines need to be made even more efficient. Here’s the thing, if I don’t feel like my laundry isn’t clean, I’ll wash it again. Also,…

  • The United States- Drug Capital of the World

    I don’t know if you are truly aware of the dire situation in America between drug use and homelessness and maybe you don’t even think about it much because it’s not in your world, but over the summer I’ve spent some time taking a look at videos published on Youtube that reveal the true hardships…

  • Protecting children from adult entertainment

    As a parent, we do our best to “parent” and guide our children through the myriad of milestones of growing up and the challenges that come before us when we least expect it. Here is a short blog excerpt sharing Web Diva’s opinion on the tragedy in today’s parenting where children are exposed to adult…