3 Biggest Holiday Stressors and How to Overcome Them

Holiday stressors can ruin the festive season for you. The holidays offer precious time to enjoy food, time off, and people we love. But the magic of the season can turn to stress when we find ourselves around the person we avoid all year long, or panicking over gifts, or with our digestion in a […]

5 Simple Questions to Boost Your Happiness Every Day

Folks are usually about as happy as they make their minds up to be. – Abraham Lincoln Be honest. How happy do you feel every day? It probably depends. It’s not like it’s a predetermined state of mind, right? Or is it? I used to fall into a happy state and just as quickly fall […]

5 Powerful Ways to Transform Anger Into Joy

It happened again. You tried to stop yourself. You wish you hadn’t said it. And, yet, despite all your best efforts, you lost it once again. You know better. You know you should be more “spiritual” and not allow others to push your buttons or disturb your peace. But whenever it happens you are powerless. […]

7 Ways To Fully Unwind After A Hectic And Stressful Day

You finally reach a place of calm and peace, and then it hits you: You can’t escape the buzz. The static won’t quiet down. It’s like there’s a parade outside, but closing the window won’t help … because this parade is inside your mind. You juggle through a dozen things at once every day, just […]

How to Reach Meditative States through Creativity (Even If You’re Not That Creative)

You’ve tried meditation, right? You desperately need something that will help you combat stress and calm you down. All the experts in meditation say it will make you more peaceful and more present. You want to go through that doorway into the unknown where meditation is supposed to take you. But you just can’t get […]

5 Ways to Be Gloriously Present in the Moments of Your Precious Life

“Everything is ecstasy, inside. We just don’t know it because of our thinking-minds. But in our true blissful essence of mind is known that everything is alright forever and forever and forever.” — Jack Kerouac Hello! Are you in there? Are you sleepwalking through your days like a zombie? Or are you wide awake, present […]

7 Simple Steps to Turn Enemies into Friends

Whenever you are confronted with an opponent. Conquer him with love. – Mahatma Gandhi In frustration, in anger, you ask . . . Why? Why did that person spread lies about you behind your back, vilify you, or even mock you to your face? Surely they had no reason when you obviously never meant to […]

7 Tips to Embrace Your Success (and Stop Feeling Like A Fraud)

Success will never be a big step in the future; success is just a small step taken now.  ~Jonatan Mårtensson Can you feel that twist in your belly? That fear in your heart? The voice in your head that tells you you’re not up to the job? It shouts that you don’t know what you’re doing […]

How to Consciously Create the Life of Your Dreams

Do you ever feel dissatisfied with how your life turned out? You know there has to be more to life, but you know that what you’re living now just isn’t it. This is not the life you’ve always dreamed of. You had so many dreams when you were younger, but they just haven’t come to […]

5 Steps To Forgiving Yourself After a Big Mistake

“No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow you progress you are still way ahead of everyone who isn’t trying.” – Tony Robbins So, you screwed up. Worse than falling and scraping your knee, or cracking your phone screen for the dozenth time. You messed up BIG time. You’re tense, upset, you may […]