Oxytocin is known to function as a bio-behavioral feedback loop,” the researchers note, adding that “research in mammals showed that more touch and contact increased oxytocin receptor density.” This suggests loving couples may get into a positive routine in which “higher levels of reciprocity and touch” allow them to maintain
I am the one in the dinosaur costume.
viafrank: I love these Google Earth finds by Claes Källarsson. Seriously, is this real life?
Someday. ysvoice: | ♕ | Torres del Paine, Patagonia, Chile | photo by Carlos (via kosaer)
And there will come a time, you’ll see, with no more tears. And love will not break your heart, but dismiss your fears. Get over your hill and see what you find there, With grace in your heart and flowers in your hair. I woke up with these
I was driving home from work tonight and heard this story on NPR’s All Things Considered: Training and Trust: Partners on the Flying Trapeze and enjoyed it both as a climber, and as a human being who has relationships with other human beings. Ironically enough, I’m
From the Way Back: Crater Lake.
Concerning all acts of initiative (and creation) there is one elementary truth, the ignorance of which kills countless ideas and splendid plans: that the moment one definitely commits oneself, then providence moves too. All sorts of things occur to help one that would not otherwise have occurred. A whole stream
The blessings of nature will not be realized unless they are avidly sought and humbly accepted. a flask with a moose on it, spotted at the Mount Rainier Paradise Jackson Visitor Center and also available on amazon.com.
from ThatsHappy via PeachesbyPlums.