1/14/18, Open Letter

Hey everyone! Happy Sunday and welcome back to my blog for another open letter! A lot of things- both good and not so good, happened over this last week! I'll talk about the good things first, because there are more of those. I was really proud of myself for being productive this week- one of …

The Difference Between Being Nice and Being Kind

One benefits mental health, the other doesn't Hey everyone! I wanted to get the New Year off to a positive start here on Handmade Hearts, so for my first official blog post of the year, I'm going to talk about a topic that has been on my mind lately a lot- the difference between being nice …

“Diversity” is a bad word

The CDC banned words list is a Macro Micro-aggression against millions of people Before I start off this post, I want to say this: I don't care if you are conservative, or liberal, Republican or Democratic or an Independent Voter. It really does not matter to me. I've said several times before on this blog …

Dieting Mindset

Being healthy without being miserable Hi everyone! I was excited to see that I got a lot of positive responses to my last post, based on why we crave sugar and how we can satisfy this craving while still being healthy. Going through the process of writing that got me thinking about dieting in general- …

Food for thought- Sweets

Sweets And Your Mood Hi everyone! It's Aarti, and today I'm in the mood to talk about something sweet-literally sweet! There is one thing that is common about every season which is that every season brings along a new kind of sweet and savory treat. And while it's not bad to enjoy these types of treats …