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Decreasing Drama in Your Life

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

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A Serendipitous Path to Buddha

Donít you love when something just drops in your lap out of seemingly nowhere? In reality, it's more likely that you sent out signals that led to making that thing ďhappenĒ into your life. It's …

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The Greatest Enemy Is Fear, Not War

Thereís 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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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 yearís World Peace Day is unite as one body and radiate collective compassion to all sou…

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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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Ease Stress in 5 Minutes with Meditation

Itís 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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When Caring Becomes Stressful

  Too often many of us who care about social causes and the environment separate our personal stress level from our social or environmental mission. We may think that chronic stress in th…

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My Fight With Anxiety & How I Cope

Whatever you fight, you strengthen, and what you resist, persists. ~ Eckhart Tolle Iím constantly berating reminding myself to walk downstream. But (damn it!) anxiety keeps turning me around. …

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True Peace & Happiness Are Not What You Think

Some time ago Deb went to run a bath and was startled to find a spider in the tub. At that moment she was presented with a choice: flush the spider down the drain or take the time to get it out (beari…

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Joe Baker is VP of Causes and Advocacy for Care2. Joe oversees Care2's campaigns with its nonprofit partners. Previously, Joe worked for Amnesty... more

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Interesting, but one has to ask, if watching Harry Potter movies increased the popularity of owls an…

My cats won't let me sleep late, and I tend to wake with the sunrise anyway. Lots of good tips…

Rescued a plant years ago, when I saw it in the lane, next to the big garbage container... I had …