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Is Achieving A Goal Worth The Sacrifices?

For four years of college, I sacrificed the “typical” college experience – casual sex, sorority life, keg parties, and late nights doing crazy things – because I was pre-med, had 7am lab classes, and …

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Imagine Your Future Positive Self

Recently I heard about a young man who dreamed about becoming a bull rider. The goal in the ring is to stay on the bull for eight seconds. The first six months, this guy worried constantly: "What if I…

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Get All Your Brains On Your Side

Ever find yourself thinking one thing and doing something altogether contradictory? Like "I should not have another donut" and then scarfing one down? We're all a mass of contradictions, particularly …

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Finding Your True Intention

Author and physician Joan Borysenko encourages us to go beneath the surface of our lives to find our true intentions, which are "based on saying yes to your deepest longings. Goals rooted in what real…

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You’ve Got to Really Want This

Several years ago, I read something about the scientifically proven best way to do laundry. You're supposed to fill with water first, then soap, then clothes. I'd been doing it backwards for almost 40…

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Very informative and helpful. Thank you for sharing.

Sounds like fraud to me. I don't drink any milk.

Some good tips in the article and in the many comments. I also store avocados in the frig once they…

gotta keep putting this information in folks' faces. thank you.

Had thought about trying it. Guess I'll stick with milk from a cow.