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Animals As Teachers

Animals As Teachers: Teaching by Example

by Marie T. Russell. Life surrounds us with teachers, if we are but willing to learn. Actually, everyone and everything in our…
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Connecting with Your Dog, with Animal Spirit Guides, and Being Happy

Connecting with Your Dog, with Animal Guides, and with Being Happy

by Jocelyn Kessler. My dogs had the ability to know what I needed before I did. And, they catered to me on a very spiritual…
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Slow Down! We Can Beat Time by Slowing Down

Slow Down! Beat Time by Slowing Down

by Wendy Lustbader, MSW. It is hard to stop hurrying mentally toward the next task, fretting about something in the future, or…
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Going Barefoot:Good for Health, Heart, and Soul

Walking Barefoot on the Earth: Good for Health, Heart, & Soul

by James L. Oschman, PhD. What happens when you take your shoes and socks off and walk barefoot on the surface of the Earth? As…
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The Connecting Link to Success: The Subconscious Mind

The Connecting Link to Success: The Subconscious Mind

by Napoleon Hill. You cannot entirely control your subconscious mind, but you can voluntarily hand over to it any plan, desire,…
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Embracing New Life: Allowing Your Creative Intuitive Power To Lead and Support You

Embracing New Life: Allowing Your Creative Intuitive Power To Lead and Support You

by Simone Wright. I invite you to promise yourself that, from this moment forward, you will pursue with power and confidence…
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Honoring Hurricanes

Honoring Hurricanes: Relating to and Working with the Weather

by Nan Moss with David Corbin. In the fall of 2003, thirty-five experienced shamanic practitioners gathered together in New York…
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Sweating the Small Stuff: Super Tiny Nanomaterials

Sweating the Small Stuff: Super Tiny Nanomaterials

by Susan Freinke. Every age has its wonder materials. For the Victorians, it was rubber. In the 20th century, it was plastic. And…
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Self-Appreciation Is The Key To Your Attracting Abundance

Self-Appreciation Is The Key To Spiritual Growth and Abundance

by John Payne. Two feelings are fundamental to the attracting of anything in your life: one is gratitude, the other is…
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How A Public Bench In A Front Yard Transformed A Suburban Neighborhood

How A Public Bench In A Front Yard Transformed A Suburban Neighborhood

It’s not hard to start a commons revival in your neighborhood. In fact, as Dave Marcucci discovered, a simple bench can do the…
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Freeing Yourself Up from the Internal Debate

Deliberate Daydreaming to Free Yourself Up from the Internal Debate

by Sam Bennett. I have a tiny suspicion that someday, far in the future, people will look back at our ideas about the right…
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Are You Playing Too Small? Set & Achieve Bigger Goals

Are You Playing Too Small? Set and Achieve Bigger Goals

by Jim Donovan. It's fascinating to me that so many sales organization man­agers complain that their employees typically reach…
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Remembering Your Dreams: How to Improve Your Dream Recall

Remembering Your Dreams: How to Improve Your Dream Recall

by John D. Goldhammer, Ph.D. It's extremely informative to see what types of symbols and images repeat themselves in your dreams.…
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Cut Your Carbon Emissions by Moving to a Warmer Climate & Losing The Lawn

Cut Carbon Emissions by Moving to a Warmer Climate & Losing The Lawn

by Tim Radford. Researchers may have found the way to a more comfortable life for suburbanites: garden lawns are more prolific…
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Shed Your Limiting Beliefs & Achieve Your True Potential

Shed Your Limiting Beliefs & Achieve Your True Potential

by Sonia Ricotti. Limiting beliefs hinder us when making decisions during challenging times, prolong our suffering, and prevent…
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Building Our Dream World by Adopting A Fresh Outlook, A New Worldview

Building Our Dream World by Adopting A Fresh Outlook

by Philip Comella. We now have reached the stage of evolution where we are ready to accept the world for what it must be: a…
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"How To" Techniques for Mastering Anxiety

"How To" Techniques for Mastering Anxiety

by Eric Maisel. Experiment with the following anxiety-reduction strategies, learn which ones work for you, and begin to use those…
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The First Step Of Getting Is Believing In Abundance

The First Step of Being Abundant Is Believing In Abundance

by Stuart Wilde. It isn't hard to see the abundance of our planet. You only have to look at the fruit trees in the fall, the…
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Is Your Mind Making Scary Movies?

Is Your Mind Making Scary Movies?

by Guy Finley. Who you really are, your original Self, doesn’t come loaded with worry, regret, fear, resentment, or, for that…
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How To Use Your Active Imagination

How To Consult the Oracle Within by Using Your Active Imagination

Carl Jung developed a technique he called active imagination, a process of consciously dialoguing with our unconscious, that…
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Alternative To Mommy And Daddy Working 2 1/2 Jobs

You Can Live A More Bountiful Life by Working Less & Earning Less

Nine years ago, I started living a more bountiful life by working less, earning less, and spending less. I started by going to my…
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Chimps Outwit Humans In Games Of Strategy

Chimps Outwit Humans In Games Of Strategy

In contests drawn from game theory, chimpanzee pairs consistently outperform humans in games that test memory and strategic…
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Creativity is a State of Mind: Tapping into Your Creative Resources

Creativity is a State of Mind: Tapping into Your Creative Resources

by Lynn Hodges. It has been argued that some people are creative and some are not. But I believe we are all creative; it's just…
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Liberotter Plays Hey You Get Off My Keyboard

Liberotter Plays Hey You Get Off My Keyboard

A group of the National Zoo's Asian Small-Clawed Otters recently performed a genre (and species) shattering song: a discordant,…
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Too Busy for Our Own Good

Too Busy for Our Own Good

by Alexander J. Berardi. Those of us who inhabit the more industrially developed nations of the world seem to believe that doing…
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Determining Your Destiny: How to Use Feng Shui to Attract Love

Determining Your Destiny: How to Use Feng Shui to Attract Love

by Angi Ma Wong. Love is the stuff of dreams, drama, and dread, as well as agony and ecstasy. And yet who among us can live…
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embracing-new-life-allowing-your-creative-intuitive-power-to-lead-and-support-you by Simone Wright. I invite you to promise yourself that, from this moment forward, you will pursue with power and confidence every dream or desire you...Read More
love-holds-no-grievances by Joyce Vissell. I like the anonymous quote, “Holding resentment is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die.” This poison can...Read More
awakening-to-the-good-and-to-a-deep-sense-of-oneness by Ervin Laszlo. If we can choose the way we act, we have the responsibility to choose it wisely. Evidently, we can act to maximize our own...Read More
becoming-your-own-best-friend by Barbara Berger. One of the secrets of living a happy life is to become your own best friend. But you can only do this when you know who you are, when...Read More
you-don-t-have-to-find-your-path-you-re-already-on-it by Karen Maezen Miller. You stumble along thinking you don't know the way, and then one day you realize you're in the middle of it. I'd always thought...Read More
soaked by Kurt Koontz. If Noah were alive, this would have been a nice day to bring the ark out of retirement... I woke up early and started walking in the...Read More
animals-as-teachers by Marie T. Russell. Life surrounds us with teachers, if we are but willing to learn. Actually, everyone and everything in our life is our teacher --...Read More
debunking-marriage-myth-5-in-a-good-marriage,-all-problems-get-resolved by Marcia Naomi Berger. Couples can resolve virtually any problem by conducting marriage meetings. The meetings foster a spirit of goodwill and...Read More
alternative-currencies-and-the-new-sharing-economy by Beth Buczynski. Throughout history, local currencies have been used not only as a way to survive during periods of economic uncertainty, but also as...Read More
it-is-getting-easier-to-get-serious-about-your-privacy Nothing shocks me too much anymore about online abuses of privacy. It is hard to know just who you can trust online these days. We are being asked "Who...Read More
connecting-with-your-dog-animal-guides-and-being-happy by Jocelyn Kessler. My dogs had the ability to know what I needed before I did. And, they catered to me on a very spiritual almost human-like plane. It...Read More
blast-off-to-freedom-ellie-janow by Ellie Janow. I was aware for a long time of the miracles that resulted from practicing forgiveness and love before I tested this practice in my...Read More