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Is This The Real Cause Of Your Unhappiness?

You're a magical thinker. That's not a criticism or a flaw. It's the reality of the human brain. Magical thinking is a part of our wiring and it is also a key component of many of the most enjoyabl…

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Why Confidence Is The Key To A Committed Relationship

What does confidence really look like? How can you get it, and what types of people are confident in relationships? There is a huge misunderstanding that someone who cheats must be really confident — …

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Cake of the Year | Chocolate + Cardamom

As the year comes to a close, our minds inevitably begin to flutter about, scribbling mental post-its on our cranial walls, noting important resolutions to stringently enforce come January -- eat heal…

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15 Habits of Highly Confident People

No one is confident all the time but some people seem to exude confidence leaving others wondering "what's the secret?"  Here are some of my observations about the habits of highly confident people. …

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What to do with Lingering Fear

I've been thinking about my hair a lot lately. Trying to decide if I want to go shorter, or keep it longer so I can throw it into a ponytail when I'm in a hurry. I've also been thinking a lot about cl…

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5 Reasons Yoga is Not Just for Hipsters

Yoga has become so incredibly fashionable nowadays that many people join in just to become a part of "the scene." But yoga is so much more than a class -- it is an experience, a mindset, a lifestyle. …

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Wisdom from JD Messinger

There was a time when I thought that who I was was what I did. I thought that money made me happy and that life was a destination at station 401K. After I broke my neck and had to learn how to walk an…

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4 Ways to Embrace Your Inner Overachiever

John Eliot, PhD, is one of the world’s leading authorities on peak performance. He’s also more than willing to challenge conventional wisdom on the subject. Too often, he argues, the focus is put on…

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4 Rules to Travel By

Feel like you are going through the motions of your life? Sick and tired of the monotony of every day living? Then if you can, when you can: try traveling! I get it -- you only have a little bit of…

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Know Yourself, Accept Yourself

If you're very self-critical, you can often times find yourself apologizing to others about the way you are. It can be demoralizing when who you are doesn't match up with who you want to be. But the w…

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