For the longest time, I didn’t know how to “be more positive.” It was an elusive and patronizing concept. I also disliked “positive vibes only” stuff or “there’s gratitude in my attitude” people. It seemed like a representation of ego that often dismissed people’s feelings. So you want me to look on the bright side after I experienced a traumatic event? Okay, gaslighting Polly Pocket.
In truth, I don’t think I was taught how to remain positive even in regular, everyday…
Added by Jessica Maria on August 31, 2021 at 5:30pm — No Comments
There is much talk in the world of how you “should be” and what you “should do” to become more acceptable, to be better, to be something other than what you are now. What if I told you what you are now is the best of the best? What if I told you your natural inclinations are not by accident? Now, I do believe growth is an entertaining part of our experience on this planet, but I also believe that you were born with talents that far surpass what you can even learn while down here.…Continue
Added by Jessica Maria on August 31, 2021 at 5:17pm — No Comments
Abstract: Taking the time to create a good rapport with our kids makes parenting easier and more enjoyable. Without having rapport, kids often grow up feeling like they are second class citizens that struggle with self esteem, self reliance and resilience, which often becomes the underlying cause of resistance and rebellion. Rapport is a safe and accepting environment to…Continue
Added by Crystal Presence on August 25, 2021 at 4:17pm — No Comments
When investing in an upper-class home, make sure you don't let go of the dreams that you've wanted to come true for a long time. Now is your chance to make sure that you do not compromise when it comes to your place of residence. You can choose the options that work for you by taking your time, watching, and moving…Continue
Added by Brooke Chaplan on August 25, 2021 at 1:00pm — No Comments
We cannot abandon our brothers and sisters in Afghanistan who are crying out for help in their time of distress. Those who have helped the USA and England for the past twenty years are now facing a dire threat to their lives. It behooves us to respond to their call. A great wave of fear is engulfing Afghanistan and the only way to eliminate the fear is with an outpouring of love. The antidote to fear is LOVE. This is a test of our humanity. No nation exists in isolation. Each nation is part…Continue
Added by Barbara Briggs on August 25, 2021 at 6:57am — No Comments
Ever feel so frustrated thinking of your super long to-do list that you secretly wish to go into hiding on a deserted island?
Intense emotions like irritation and frustration are often caused by what Ayurveda (India’s ancient medicine) calls an excess of Pitta dosha, or the fire element that accumulates in the body-mind during the hot season and in the early Fall.
But as the…Continue
Added by Lalitha Donatella Riback on August 24, 2021 at 2:00am — No Comments
Pot, Weed, Mary Jane, Cannabis, THC, The Devil's Lettuce - Marijuana comes with many names and nicknames. As it becomes legalized in more and more states around the U.S., the medical benefits of marijuana have become a hot-button topic. Particularly, how marijuana can be used to…Continue
Added by Brooke Chaplan on August 23, 2021 at 4:22pm — No Comments
The theory behind Daily Affirmations: The Spirit of Intelligence, which is God, in order to do something for us must do it through us, and what it is to do must first become a part of our mentality before it can become our individual experience.
OUR MENTALITIES ARE BUT THE SPIRIT WORKING THROUGH US AS INDIVIDUALS.
Affirmations manifest in your life when you believe, see, feel, and know…Continue
Added by WILLIAM MEINSEN on August 23, 2021 at 10:17am — No Comments
Letting-off-the-Happiness or just plain happiness is not how much money you have although money does provide comfort. It is about how you act and react on a daily basis. When people come in contact with you, especially strangers they say " look at that person they seem to be genuinely happy. It just flows from them. It comes from the inside. It comes from knowing who you are. Self-esteem is a big part of happiness. It is…Continue
Added by WILLIAM MEINSEN on August 21, 2021 at 12:34pm — No Comments
Linda: Miranda and Fritz have two children, a son who is seventeen and a daughter who is fourteen. They had been married for seventeen years when Fritz fell in love with another woman. When Fritz admitted that the affair had been…Continue
Linda: Once, many years ago, when I was out walking, I came upon a scene where a beagle had been off-leash, and had been hit by a car. The dog was crying in pain, unable to walk or even stand due to the severity of his injuries. His…Continue
What you are about to read is a real-life event that happened during one of my intuition development three-month program lessons. My student Luisa had been studying with me for some time. I took her through a guided meditation to reach her Akashic Records and a powerful and amazing realization occurred.
The Akashic Records
The Akashic records refer to another dimension called the Akasha. The Akasha is a higher heavenly dimension rather than the…Continue
Is life worth living? Everyone wants a better version of themselves. Although, when we are in despair it is almost impossible to see. Whether it is alcohol, drugs, low self-esteem, or some type of mental illness that is blocking your reality, it can be overcome.
For myself, the darkness was so overwhelming that it took a lot of hard work and the love of others to finally see some light at the end of the tunnel. This was the beginning of …Continue
Added by WILLIAM MEINSEN on August 15, 2021 at 1:30pm — No Comments
It’s dangerous to live a safe life. ~ Nietzsche
Linda: In the Buddhist tradition, there are four personality types — anger, greed, illusion, and fear. I’ve always been…Continue
CBD is one of the most popular alternative remedies. It can be used to manage a variety of conditions, including pain. There are several ways that CBD helps you reduce your pain.
The endocannabinoid system is a regulatory system that helps control the basic biological functions in your body. The purpose of this system is to…Continue
Added by Meghan Belnap on August 11, 2021 at 2:59pm — No Comments
You broke up with your significant other. You lost your job. Your bank account’s overdrawn. You’re certain your neighbor joined a rock band just to drive you out of the…Continue
Added by David Strickel on August 8, 2021 at 9:10pm — No Comments
We are living in a time of great change and transformation, stepping onto the landscape of a new reality, a new world, a new way of living. And before us is a blank canvas ... waiting for us to pick up our brush and create our future. What kind of a world do we want to create? What do we want to see in our lives? How do we want to feel? What do we want to be?
In order to create a life that fulfills our greatest…Continue
Added by Darity Wesley on August 8, 2021 at 3:14am — No Comments
Prelude: Walking meditation is an important practice in many Buddhist traditions. The basic idea is to continue the focus on the breath that is the core tenet of sitting meditation, but to do so while walking. This article illustrates the power of walking meditation in difficult situations, when the level of pain and suffering can make sitting meditation almost unbearable. Allow me to introduce Irma, who practiced walking meditation for many years…Continue
Added by Leigh Ann Lipscomb on August 6, 2021 at 11:21am — No Comments
Abstract...From the sea of meditation arises its wonders. In the immersion in stillness, the darkness dissolves into light and the music begins, the music that carries us from thoughts to thoughtlessness. The weathers come and go but the sky remains, and so the thoughts, the feelings that have come will leave, but what remains is the perennial consciousness. As…Continue
Added by Jayita Bhattacharjee on August 5, 2021 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Our health is one of the most important responsibilities we have, without it we can not enjoy life to its fullest potential. While me may be taking our multi-vitamins, dieting and exercising accordingly, we may still feel like we aren’t at our very best. Magnesium is a mineral that many of us may not be aware of. The amazing magnesium is a cofactor of over three hundred enzyme systems that regulate things like biochemical reactions, protein synthesis, muscle and nerve function, and…
Added by Ginger McBride on August 3, 2021 at 2:30pm — No Comments