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10 Reasons to be Thankful for Forests

As you gather with family and friends to enjoy a hearty meal and a flurry of holiday events, your plans are probably focused inside -- seated around a table, in front of the television watching the bi…

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Do You Appreciate Yourself?

When times are hard, if we are sick, have lost a partner, job, or home, then it’s not always easy to be thankful. Yet those can actually be the very best times to give thanks – for the things we do ha…

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4 Real Benefits of Gratitude

Many nations hold a variety of events to express gratitude for their nations’ harvests. I’d like to share a different perspective on giving thanks, four real benefits of gratitude, a free in-depth e-B…

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Stress Symptoms: How to Find Out If You Are Stressed Out!

If we clearly know the difference between our stressed selves and our relaxed/ happy selves then at least we can identify warning signs that indicate a need for 'time out' time. The human body i…

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5 Simple Ways To Make Time For Yourself

As someone who has always enjoyed and needed time by myself, I find that when I don’t get it, not only do I get grumpy, but I start to feel drained, lose my focus and find my productivity actually dec…

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Are You Caring or Overcaring?

Hopefully, we all have someone who meant a lot to us in our life — a mentor, friend or family member. Recall how you felt when they showed how much they cared. I remember my older sister Sue, who sinc…

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A Taste of Alaska

I’m writing this at about 38,000 feet in the air (fortunately in an airplane!) returning from a land I’d never been to—Alaska. Specifically Fairbanks, Alaska. I’d been invited by a shamanic colleague,…

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How Women are Healing the World in ‘FEMME’

I recently had the privilege of being part of a new documentary film entitled FEMME: Women Healing the World. I'm so pleased to see that the award-winning film has sparked home viewing parties all ove…

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Soft Heart Tool – Take Some Time to Reenergize

Following an exhausting day working, taking care of the house and family or laboring over final exams, most of us want to relax and recover.† Recuperating and re-energizing is important not only for t…

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The Environmental Impact of Eating Seafood

"We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop." - Mother Teresa   What did the seas look like 100 years ago?…

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As far as I have observed, BC's avocados are imported mostly from California - where most of our foo…

Seeing these wonderful ideas put into re-created items makes me aware of how lacking I am in imagina…