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9 Principles for Purposeful Daily Living

1. You are stronger than you think. Life sometimes throws you a test. Throw it back. Dig deep into your soul and use the resilience you have learned over the years to get where you are going. 2. Jo…

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The Answer to All Questions

If I only had one word to describe and answer the questions I have posed to myself since I have been a little girl, the word would be†Love. I would wish people were able to reach out to one another…

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5 Things I Have Learned About Tackling Stress

A Buddhist monk once said, "If a problem can be solved, why worry? And if it cannot be solved, what's the good of worrying?" Wise words, but admittedly difficult to practice. Problems are inevitabl…

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Why Hands-On Living is Your Best Teacher

I rarely feel a desire to teach other people how to live or love. Why is this? I experience each person I meet as already "being Love"; as already being intelligent, whole, and with the ability to dis…

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One Father’s Struggle With Body Image

I was in the bathroom one morning a number of years ago getting ready for my day. As I was shaving and taking care of my morning routine, my inner critic was actively and negatively commenting about a…

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Where You Can Find the Best Advice

When I think of words of wisdom that I would like to leave to humanity, I am filled with humility. I envision my childrenís faces and realize that my wisdom and my love is all that I will ultimately l…

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Fear the Future? 3 Ways to Move Forward

Itís true we live in a time of questionable economic stability, nobody knows where to step or whatís coming next. Itís also true that without balance, timing, and know-how, surfing is impossible. Real…

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How To Easily Create Your Enlightened Life

Free yourself from judgment. Each judgment you have is a complaint with the Divine Mystery. Let go of your attachment to being right. This doesnít mean you canít be right, only that you canít keep …

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How to Respond to Bullies

Have you ever been bullied? Were you able to respond to the bully in a way that valued YOU? I grew up with a mother who was a bully. My response was to shut down into a kind of frozen numbness. Whe…

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Accept Yourself to Find Happiness

Chris Johnson shares the key lessons he's learned over the years, including acceptance, compassion, and gratitude. I've gleaned some fundamental principles from the wisdom offered by several "metap…

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