No matter how long or short your encounter is with another person, each interaction brings potential lessons to be learned. While many of us wade through a sea of people on dating apps and in person, we often find ourselves going after a certain type of individual without deeply questioning why we like a specific
“The power of now can only be realized now. It requires no time and effort. Effort means you’re trying hard to get somewhere and so you are not present, welcoming this moment as it is.” ~Eckhart Tolle Eight years ago, I was very depressed. I wanted nothing more than to stop feeling this way and
It was a year unlike any other. As we said goodbye to 2020, many of us thought, ‘good riddance.’ In comes 2021, and a promise for change. For those who overdrank in 2020, that may mean a complete abstinence from alcohol — for 30 days. “For those who drink in a harmful way, every day
When police officer Ryan Holets spotted two heroin addicts shooting up behind an Albuquerque convenience store, he had no idea that he’d have an overwhelming urge to adopt the pregnant woman’s baby, but that’s exactly what he did. A sad sight Holets was responding to a suspected theft at a convenience store when he spotted
Give yourself a chance to heal. Last year was a battle. You capped it off with a sting in the tail and crawled your way out, arduously and somberly. The previous year made you bleed, weep, and question the universe about your existence. While 2021 is not guaranteed to be a better one, you’re here.
“You can’t force anyone to value, respect, understand, or support you, but you can choose to spend your time around people who do.” ~Lori Deschene It can be paralyzing. The worry about what other people think about you, I mean. That worry can hinder you from pursuing your dreams. It can stop you from expressing
In the UK, we’ve started 2021 with news of a third National Lockdown. Across the world, people are experiencing similar situations. Some countries have been in Lockdown for a few weeks now, some might have one looming on the horizon. The constant shift in circumstances, that feeling of instability, is a big trigger for stress.
Dominique Harrison-Bentzen wanted to get home after a (pre-pandemic) night out, but she’d lost her bank card and couldn’t afford a taxi home. A man experiencing homelessness swooped in to save the day with an extraordinary act of kindness — and his good deed ended up being rewarded many times over. Robbie to the rescue
Ever wondered if your endlessly curious attitude was a gift or a curse? What about your irrepressible desire for “me” time – is that a good or a bad thing? Well, while there might not be a definitive answer to those questions, what can be said is that if you do possess traits such as
“The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.” ~Albert Einstein “I don’t want to live anymore. I don’t want to be here. I can’t do this. It hurts too much. It’s too hard.” I’m curious how many times I’ve heard these words over my lifetime. From different people,
Takeaway: In her book Time Smart, behavioral scientist and Harvard Business School professor Ashley Whillans digs into the fascinating relationship between time, money, and happiness. While making more money is an easier goal to chase, Ashley’s research shows that making time-first choices ultimately leads to greater happiness. Time Smart outlines strategies to do just that, including tactics to save us time
These 6 Epictetus Quotes Will Change How You View Life[embedded content] “It’s not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters.” – Epictetus In creating your best life, it would never be wise to expect for the circumstances of your life to be perfect, rather to develop the character required to
Many people go into acting or show business because they want attention and fans, but for others, it’s simply about the craft – and for both Lily-Rose Depp and her father, Johnny Depp, fame is only a side effect of their true passion – acting. In fact, Lily-Rose Depp says she actually prefers not being
In a society where those with status and influence are put on a pedestal for us to idolize and revere, it can be all too easy to lose our way. When we look to the mainstream media and our modern culture for guidance, so many of us are left feeling hollow, like we’re going through
As we start a new year, many of us focus on the physical things we want to gain—a new job, new house, more money, or six-pack abs, for example. We think about everything that might enhance our lives and create a plan to acquire them. There’s nothing wrong with that approach—especially if we’re struggling to
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It’s not easy to go out on your own and start your own business – but all the hard work and risk is well worth it in the end if you do make it. Especially when you are risking it all for the woman who sacrificed everything for you. Tyler Graham’s life started out rough.
By Daniel Franco Updated December 29, 2020 Photo by Khiet Tam on Unsplash By Daniel Franco Updated December 29, 2020 Photo by Khiet Tam on Unsplash With the new year coming up, I’ve been seeing lots of ads targeting people who want to lose their “quarantine weight”. I’ve been seeing people compare their bodies to