Friday Fun Fact

Open wide! Semen contains zinc and calcium, both of which are proven to prevent tooth decay. Sperm can also be an excellent anti-aging treatment as it has a tightening effect on the skin. When it is left to dry, the … Continue reading

Quote of the Day

“A woman has to live her life, or live to repent not having lived it.”  D.H. Lawrence, Lady Chatterley’s Lover

Fun Fact Friday

According to Stephen Nissenbaum, author of Pulitzer Prize finalist, “The Battle for Christmas” (Vintage, 1997) the following was true. In England, under Oliver Cromwell, Christmas and other saints’ days were banned, and in New England it was illegal to celebrate … Continue reading

Word of the Day

Percy  –  the penis.  One of a number of personifications of the male member which include peter, dick, willie, John, and Thomas, etc.   Have you named your boyfriend’s percy?

Friday Fun Fact

In keeping with my wedding themed fun facts, (hey, I am a psychotherapist) here’s another one. The Honeymoon The tradition of the honeymoon dates back to Norse times when women were literally abducted from neighboring villages.  The woman was given … Continue reading

Fun Fact Friday

In the 1500’s (clearly one of my favorite historical time periods) most people got married in June because they took their yearly (yes Yearly) bath in May.  They usually still smelled pretty good by June. However, since they were starting … Continue reading

Fun Fact Friday

The wedding dress of Queen Victoria was worn by the Queen of the United Kingdom on her wedding to Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha on February 10, 1840.  She selected a white dress, a very unusual choice at that … Continue reading

Motivational Monday – Health and Fitness

An interesting fact from the 1500’s: Baths consisted of a big tub filled with hot water.  The man of the house had the privilege of the nice clean water, then one by one the sons bathed, then the other men … Continue reading