But working together cooperatively can be hard. The stresses on mothers are well-known. Physically, there are the demands of pregnancy, labor, nursing, sleep disturbance, and long hours of work. Tending to children and a home contains all the conditions known to cause dangerous levels of psychological stress in the workplace: constant interruptions, little control over what happens next, needing to learn new skills on the fly, juggling multiple tasks at once, difficulty finishing anything, giving instructions that are repeatedly ignored, little respite, long hours, isolation, and low status. Then add the emotional intensity, such as worries when a baby is sick, anger at a three-year-old who won’t do what you say, or hurt at the rejection of a teenager.
5) Love. The ultimate antidote for all suffering is love. Our ability to bring love to our flaws, to care for them with kindness and compassion (as we would for a child, a pet, or a loved one) is what will ultimately heal us and allow the true transformation we’re looking for to take place. Love is the most powerful force in the universe. When we love our flaws we create an environment where we’re either able to make the kinds of specific changes we truly want (from an authentic place of intention) or learn to love and accept ourselves whether an actual “change” takes place or not. Any issue, malady, or problem that shows up in our lives is an opportunity for us to deepen our capacity to bring love, give love, receive love, and accept love.
Vitamin D Supplementation. If you live in Canada during the winter you can consider yourself deficient as we just don’t have enough sunshine to make the levels the body needs. If your body naturally makes 10,000 IU of vitamin D from absorbing sunshine, then you can certainly consider the 400 IU recommended by Health Canada (to fight off rickets), as an insufficient amount. Again the Canadian Cancer Society recommends 1,000 IU of vitamin D a day but you will find many practitioners recommending more. Ask your doctor for a test in the fall and spring.
Yes it does! This is actually one of the main purposes of meditation. It will help clear away bad thoughts and prevent them from recurring. According to Buddhist philosophy, one component of meditation is developing kindness and good thoughts toward yourself and others.
By using this mantra, the practitioner experiences the thought of that sound and starts minimizing that thought to experience the finer states of that thought – until the source of thought is fathomed and the conscious mind reaches the transcendental area of being.”
The legendary Indian sage Milarepa (c. 1052-1135) is said to have used his siddhis or “psychic powers” to bring devastation to an avaricious landlord who treated his parents poorly. When meditation made its way to the West in the sixties, some of those most interested in its offerings were the special forces of the world’s military. Their uses of attention would be lethal. I raise this issue because in their descriptions of the meditative path, the contemplative traditions of all cultures emphasize the importance of virtue, and for good reason. Ethical conduct is not guaranteed by contemplative practice. Meditation can be use for selfish as well as selfless ends, to win basketball games or turn a greater profit as well as to mitigate suffering. Therefore it is important at the outset to lay the sound ethical foundations for the meditative life. If one does this adequately, then one’s practice serves not only oneself, but others as well.
5) We all have different types of friends and families that we love in their own special way. Make sure you plan out your Christmas visiting so that you enjoy it. If you can only spend 30min with someone over Christmas do yourself a favor and only schedule 30min. This way you leave happy and can enjoy your Christmas visiting.
Living authentically means living with integrity to me and honoring what truly nurtures our soul. Well, I believe you can have a successful business and be embracing your authentic self at the same time. Success means many things to each of us and having business success while important to me and something I aspire to daily and help other businesses achieve, having success within your personal life is just as important.
However, employing such abilities in reality creation can be tricky, because it raises potentially sticky questions about ethics and responsibility (not to mention the fact that it’s like putting our materialization skills on steroids). There’s tremendous power in play here—power that can be used for either beneficial or malevolent purposes, something Cassady personally discovers when asked to use his abilities to kill a goat in a psychic stare-down. Such scenarios force us to ask ourselves, “Where do we draw the line when it comes to using our manifestation skills?” Is it OK to kill a goat but not a human? Are both fair game, depending on the circumstances? Or is it always wrong, no matter what the conditions? Such is the responsibility that comes with this kind of power.
I’ve personally been there through several careers: working in warehousing, security officer, computer consultant and now as holistic lifestyle coach. Over the years I really didn’t have a plan of what I wanted to do until I became a computer consultant, and the focus was, you guessed it “money”. It didn’t matter what I did, how many hours I worked. I was only concerned with how much I was going to get paid.
Answer: I constantly think of the what if’s… Without a doubt things could have been done differently. To begin with, there was absolutely no good reason to induce me. I was healthy and my baby was healthy. She was by no means ‘too big’. She was less than 8 pounds. I should have been told about the risks of Cytotec and I should have been told the risks of inducing. I believe that far too many women today are induced. We see how the rate of c-sections has increased. I cannot help but wonder if doctors today induce because it is convenient for them to do so.
2. Small Plates are Adorable: And you will be too, if you stop with the super-sizing nonsense. Go on a shopping spree (in person; not on-line – burns more calories!) and buy yourself some fabulous small plates. Statistics show that we are just as satisfied, as long as the plate is full!
Rose-Anne is cofounder and International Editor-in-Chief of VividLife and host of the Real Life Changes Show on VividLife Radio. She is a passionate documentary filmmaker, putting a voice to causes and social issues, and runs her own businesses and web sites related to food & health, and women’s issues.
“I am a mess of emotions,” she explained. “To know ahead of time that you are leaving and will not be with the people and everything you love so much is so cruel. To know ahead of time that someone you love so much is leaving you is so cruel. People say to me to make the best of the time we have left together but it is so difficult not to just cry all the time.”
Online Personal Fitness Coaching is very similar to life coaching but specializing in the area of fitness. Many people do not realize that the reason they failed at becoming fit and losing weight is what is happening between their ears! Maybe you have failed at becoming fit and healthy. Maybe you have tried several different times and not succeeded. You know why? Well there are many reasons, but there are several key ones:
Don’t get upset or judge yourself when the mind wanders away. Keep gently bringing it back to the main meditation object. Be patient with yourself and understand that it’s the nature of the mind to think, so training it to stay in the present moment and just know takes time.
As the world’s been fighting “god inspired” wars pretty much since the creation of religion, we’re all aware of how easy it is for people to argue about their chosen faith. For me, spirituality means that ALL things are part of life as we know it. There can be no argument about whether there IS life, or whether all things are part of life because we’re all here, partaking of everything this life has to offer. So all people participate in Spirituality and agree with it by default! They don’t necessarily know or accept that they do because they don’t understand that the meaning of Spirituality is nothing more than life itself ~ as it really is!
Make a point of paying attention next time you’re in such a circumstance and choose to keep your heart open and respond from a place of love, instead of reacting in the way you might usually do. See for yourself what happens. When you remain in a state of awareness and let love be the guide, it’s difficult for the ego to survive in that.
Abraham Hicks – “Financial Well Being Meditation” is the meditation you need in your life if you need a money mindset change. Abarahm Hicks is the original source material for the current Law of Attraction wave that is sweeping the world.
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Many will argue adamantly. “We were given free will, so why on earth would I choose this!? Sometime s**t just happens!”. But it doesn’t. Our Divine Creator has been extremely fair with this gift of free will, so whether we accept it or not, everything that happens to us is our personal choice and we don’t just decide on the good stuff.
Once you start loving your body by recognizing what you do like about it and dressing to fit your body type, you’ll gain a whole new confidence like you’ve never felt before and other people will take notice too. You may notice others reacting somewhat differently toward you as they respond to your new confidence. Heck, you might even get a raise!
Linda R. Kundell, a professional singer, has coached hundreds of speakers from many walks of life through her Techniques for Public Speaking program. She has conducted public speaking courses at the 92nd Street Y, the American Museum of Natural History and Action Against Hunger. Linda runs Kundell Communications, a public relations firm.
Jean Haner, a teacher and consultant with 25 years’ background in ancient Chinese health practices, began to learn about Chinese culture, philosophy and medicine from her very traditional Chinese family at an early age. Jean is the author of Your Hidden Symmetry, The Wisdom of Your Child’s Face and The Wisdom of Your Face. www.wisdomofyourface.com
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