INSPIRATION

A Kinder Heart

By Amy Leigh Mercree | July 28, 2018 | Comments Off on A Kinder Heart

Cultivating a Life of Compassion by Amy Leigh Mercree The path to mentally transcending the world’s intrusive bustle is to be compassionate with our self and others. It begins in a relaxed heart from which emanate daily thoughts, words and deeds. Here’s a helpful centering exercise. Sit or lie in a quiet spot for about…

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Four Steps to Authentic Living

By Jan Desai | June 30, 2018 | Comments Off on Four Steps to Authentic Living

How to Live a Deeply Joyful Life by Jan Desai 1. Connect with the inner voice. Uncovering authenticity comes from within. We learn to discern and heed the inner voice of wisdom through daily silence, a still space that allows messages to resonate. This ever-present guidance system is always spot on. The key is to…

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DOING NOTHING

By April Thompson | May 30, 2018 | Comments Off on DOING NOTHING

Why Timeouts Matter by April Thompson In a harried world where our work is never done, it’s tough to take timeouts to do nothing. Yet, when we pump the brakes on Americans’ obsessive drive, we discover fresh productivity, creativity and contentment. “We’re socialized to pride ourselves on accomplishment and achievement, yet when you step back,…

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INDIGENOUS WISDOM

By Anita Sanchez | March 31, 2018 | 0 Comments

Elders Urge Us to Reimagine Life First, 27 indigenous elders from 23 North American tribes, two African tribes, a Tibetan Buddhist and a Sami from Finland gathered at Turtle Mountain, in Dunseith, North Dakota, in 1994. Recently, 13 elders from 10 tribes from Russia, Columbia, South Africa and the U.S. gathered in Kauai, Hawaii. Other such…

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Reclaim Your Magic Make Your World Wondrous Again

By Paige Leigh Reist | March 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

We are all born with magic, but somewhere along the way, life tends to stomp it out of us. When we are living in our magic, we become curious, passionate and energetic. We thrive. Here are five ways to begin to reclaim our own special vibrancy.   1 LIVE WITH EARTH’S CYCLES Our planet teaches…

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SELF-LOVE

By Charlie Chaplin | January 31, 2018 | 0 Comments

  by Charlie Chaplin   As I began to love myself, I found that anguish and emotional suffering are only warning signs that I was living against my own truth. Today, I know, this is AUTHENTICITY.   As I began to love myself, I understood how much it can offend somebody as I try to…

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Expect a miracle

By J. Marie Novak | January 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

Five Ways to manifest Our Desires by J. Marie Novak According to a Pew Forum study, nearly 80 percent of Americans believe in miracles. When we think we can’t handle burdensome difficulties on our own, we oft en seek help from a higher power, pleading: Cure me or my loved one of this illness. Aid…

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Inspired Living: Five Ways to Make the New Year Sparkle

By Natural Awakenings Publishing Corp. | November 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

by Kelly Martinsen Inspiration may strike anywhere, at any time. The trick is nurturing the process to appear on demand when we need it most. Often, an inspiration is sparked when we perceive someone being self- less, courageous, physically extraordinary or deliciously creative. However, we don’t need to wait for outside stimulus when we can discover…

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Sharable Thanksgiving

By Natural Awakenings Publishing Corp. | November 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Ways to Focus on What Really Matters by Marlaina Donato Thanksgiving inspires a season of appreciation for what sustains us and gives meaning to life. Share Good Food “I think true sustenance is when our hunger for connection and belonging meet,” says Sarah Ban Breathnach, the Los Angeles author of The Simple Abundance Journal of…

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10 Guidelines for Enlightenment

By penyaaah | May 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Swami Beyondananda’s FUNdamentalist Advice SWAMI BEYONDANANADA 1. Be a FUNdamentalist—make sure the Fun always comes before the Mental. Realize that life is a situation comedy that will never be canceled.  A laugh track has been provided, and the reason we are put in the material world is to get more material. Have a good “laughsitive”…

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