Why Friends And Family Are Important

photo-1430747562296-5556d17a15a5Even from the time of being children, the importance of family and friends is something we have always known. We even need to interact socially for develop properly- children are proven to develop certain parts of their brain better when in social situations with other children around.

From problem solving abilities to learning to coexist with other people around us, we get a little bit of it all from playing on the playground as little guys. Oh and when we fall off the slide and bite our tongue? We learn important self-soothing techniques. Continue reading Why Friends And Family Are Important

Throttle Me Pink

So I was cruising down the highway on my Harley Davidson 883 Iron, the wind blasting me at seventy miles an hour. My hair was all kinds of screwed up but I didn’t care! Just the feeling of gunning the throttle, the thunderous roar of that iron shod monster warning all lesser beasts of my presence was enough to make me feel fantastic. All thoughts and fears were left behind in the dust. I remember something a cave diver once said about feeling cleansed after a long, dangerous dive because you can’t go in there with things on your mind. A motorcycle isn’t so different. You have to FOCUS. Your phone ringing, email notifications, even that itch on the back of your neck is the farthest thing from your mind in that moment. You’re free.

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