Long Live Chivalry

The word chivalry is thrown around a lot these days, from men who say that it’s overrated to women who say that it is dead and everyone in between. But what is it and where did it come from? History Chivalry is a code of conduct—a way of acting in society that symbolically reflects on […]

Confidence Builders for Dating

Although dating can be quite exhilarating, fun and exciting, the truth is, it’s also a real test of our character. While it’s fun to meet new people and explore romantic connections, dating can also challenge us to deal with the more “unsavoury” aspects of our psyche, like rejection issues and low self-esteem. It’s a well […]


Kissing can do all sorts of things to your body. Your blood pressure rises, your breath accelerates, your heart beat goes faster, it lowers stress, burns calories and your brain emits endorphins. But why do we kiss? The Roman poet Lucretius saw it as an attempt to literally merge. Swiss psychiatrist Carl Jung had a […]