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Decreasing Drama in Your Life

If you think you’re constantly getting barraged with other people’s drama, consider this: most drama in people’s lives is internal. If we had a microphone that could record our thoughts or feelings…

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3 Unexpected Therapies to Improve Mood

When you’re feeling in the dumps, you may put on a song you really like, go out for a jog, or gulp some of your favorite hot cocoa to counteract the negativity. But there are many more ways to improve…

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The Greatest Enemy Is Fear, Not War

There’s too much fear and fighting going on in the world, between ISIS, Ebola, violent assaults and rape. We may feel completely powerless, unable to help, but perhaps the greatest thing we can do is …

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Time for a Brain Detox

Everybody talks about a healthy, strong, toned body, but, what about our brains? Our bodies are the houses for our souls. Therefore, our body is, indeed, a sacred temple. For so long, I did not und…

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The Top 10 Happiest Countries

Think the US is the happiest country in the world? Think again: It doesn't even make it into the top 10, according to the latest Gallup-Healthways Global Well-Being Index, which looks at financial sta…

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World Peace Day 2014

We invite you to Be The Peace you want to see in the world on Peace Day, September 21, 2014! Our focus for this year’s World Peace Day is unite as one body and radiate collective compassion to all sou…

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9 Steps to a Happy Life

If I share my wisdom with the world, I would offer my 9 steps to a happy life…. 1. Build something that you believe in – a relationship, a family, a company or a project. Focus on what you can do t…

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The 6 Words That Helped Me Stay Sober

25 years ago today, I picked myself from the fetal-position heap I was in on the middle of my bed and made a decision not to kill myself. Or maybe it was the fleas that made me move. Whatever it …

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Polenta with Sweet Peppers

Fall is on its way, which makes it the perfect time to share this warm and comforting dish. We like to make the polenta creamy almost like the texture of grits. Sauté 1 cup chopped onions ˝ red…

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Ease Stress in 5 Minutes with Meditation

It’s that time of year again when the holidays are over and life gets busy, your workload is picking up, kids are back at school, and autumn is beckoning. So how best to maintain your peace amidst …

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This is a timely article as I need to do this pretty soon. Think I will stage the plants all behind…

Thanks Lisa for sharing the sad info. Adoptions from rescue organizations and shelters are the only …

Oh brother! Number 4, about civet cat coffee...is not common and you wouldn't drink it by accident/w…

Good article. People can be very selfish in their behaviour often and not think about others. I wo…