Babies don’t need to practice.
I know, I know.
It doesn’t seem fair.
Little baby Russian speakers can learn the language without all the textbooks, vocabulary drills or speaking practice…
Wait—let me stop you there.
They’re actually practicing all the …
Have you ever cracked an egg and found two yolks inside?
Or gotten extra change at Starbucks?
Who doesn’t love to get free bonuses?
With language learning, there are the regular ways to study. Then there are the smarter, more …
I take great pride knowing a language that less than three percent of people in the U.S. speak:
I’ve never had a problem talking with my Russian-speaking parents and grandparents, watching Russian TV shows or reading Russian books…
Who doesn’t love crossing a task off a long to-do list?
It’s always important to have goals, as completing them makes us feel accomplished and can even release the feel-good chemical dopamine in our brains!
If you’re an aspiring …
“I go bathroom.”
“Big cookie please.”
There are two types of people who can be heard saying these phrases: toddlers—little humans who have learned new words but have not figured out how to group them together yet—and foreigners …
Are you a winner?
No, not a lottery winner or an auction winner.
We are talking about a different kind of winner: a person who makes a goal and accomplishes it.
Becoming a winner takes careful planning, lots of practice …
It’s all downhill after January 2nd.
If you’re like most people, you’ve made plenty of New Year’s Resolutions that fell apart after the glow of the holidays wore off.
In fact, it doesn’t just happen on New Year’s.
Many of …