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Supporting and Inspiring Your Partner In a Healthy Lifestyle

Supporting and Inspiring Your Partner In a Healthy Lifestyle

If you want your relationship to be healthy, both partners need to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Here are some useful tips that can help you encourage your partner to do the same. Get started with your reading now!

How Humor Can Change Your Relationship

How Humor Can Change Your Relationship

A sense of humor is an attractive trait. There is abundant cross cultural evidence that shows that being funny makes you more desirable as a mate, especially if you are a man. But once the initial flirting is over, and you are in a romantic relationship, how large a role does humor play?

When is it Okay to Treat Yourself?

When is it Okay to Treat Yourself?

Being productive all the time just isn't practical. The responsible thing to do is staying on top of your obligations like your career, family, and bills, sure, but there's nothing wrong with indulging in things once in a while. Self-care is a buzzword that has been floating around in the wellness space for quite some time now, but why do we actually need it?

Why human touch is so hard to replace

Why human touch is so hard to replace

A colleague of mine suggested reading this article since it is very close to our Brand's topic about receiving hugs. However, it turned out that it...

5 approaches to complaining that work!

5  approaches to complaining that work!

Complaining is a skill, so here are a few suggestions on how to complain more successfully! In this stressful and complicated time, when there is m...

Seven amazing things about our sense of touch

Seven amazing things about our sense of touch

Don’t underestimate the power of touch. It can convey emotion faster than words. It can affect how we feel, who we like and dislike, and even what ...

The Art of Giving

The Art of Giving

We have talked about the idea of gift-giving before, and while more and more people seem tired of the struggle (think Christmas stress and spending) and ready to give the gift-giving up altogether, it doesn’t necessarily have to be so. While we would probably receive a unanimous “no” to the question of whether you would like to receive another unwelcome and useless item of the celebratory candle and tacky photo album variety, a meaningful and carefully considered gift would probably be welcome.

Each Day is Valentine’s Day

Each Day is Valentine’s Day

 Each day will not be a celebration, but whether we bring the little magical things into our everyday life, is up to us. If we celebrate the everyday love, rather than spend time on a constant lookout for the great, grand “Titanic’s” “I trust you” scene-worthy love, it might just work.

Hygge – how the Danish create the mood to cuddle, snuggle and hug to be happy

Hygge – how the Danish create the mood to cuddle, snuggle and hug to be happy

Danish are consistently ranked among the happiest nations in the world and hygge seems to have something to do with this: is this Danish practice s...

Parent triggers? Were you - the "misbehaving" kid - the real trigger?

Parent triggers? Were you - the "misbehaving" kid - the real trigger?

This quote really spoke to me: "You were not your parents' trigger. Unresolved trauma was." ______________________________ "It was norm...

Gift-Giving On the 21st Century Christmas

Gift-Giving On the 21st Century Christmas

(On Buying Less While Living More) As the festive season is in full swing we too get to think about Christmas gifts and the very idea of gift givin...

How to fight depression, anxiety and mental health issues with touch of love

How to fight depression, anxiety and mental health issues with touch of love

The Mason jar and honey bee story:  Once my uncle said you can trap honey bees in the bottom of Mason jar without lids because they don’t look up,...