One of the most profound Zen parables, “The Two Arrows“, tells the story of a samurai who was struck in the shoulder by a stray arrow in the heat of battle. The wounded samurai looked down at the arrow in his shoulder and was overcome by shock and disbelief. His sword dropped to the ground… Continue reading Dodging the Second Arrow – How to Manage Yourself During Difficult Times
This is a guest post by Bernadette Logue Ever felt like there is something lacking within you or in your circumstances that prevents you from flourishing in your life? It’s common to have times in your life when you feel like there are barriers to the change you want to create. I am ever the seeker… Continue reading What’s Your Greatest Barrier to Change?
“Unfortunately, we will have to let you go…” It was last month, in the afternoon when in the aftermath of this devastating sentence, I packed up my things. My job contract ended and there wasn't anything i could do. This month afterwards, I replayed my co-workers long faces, their barely concealed shock, and their naked… Continue reading 3 Tips for Dealing with Unemployment Stress
This is a guest post from Allison Bautista In the post, some valuable lessons of self-love and tackling anxiety are being explained. 1. Be Honest With Yourself Even though I care for patients struggling with their mental health needs, I felt compelled to keep silent about my own because of the existing stigmas in our culture.… Continue reading When You’re Struggling with Anxiety & Won’t Admit It
This is for the person who's considered dropping out of school to start a company, for the working mother who wants more time with her kids, for the young philanthropist who longs for Africa, or the dreamer who hates their job and feels called to something greater. This post is for you. Shawnrapha It is… Continue reading Punch Fear In The Face: 3 Steps For Turning A Dream Into A Reality
Ever felt like there is something lacking within you or in your circumstances that prevents you from flourishing in your life? It’s common to have times in your life when you feel like there are barriers to the change you want to create. I am ever the seeker of evidence, so in order to see what… Continue reading What’s Your Greatest Barrier to Change?
Here is a beautiful piece by Christian D. Larson, and it's our thought for today, a promise you can make to yourself... "Promise Yourself To be so strong that nothing can disturb your peace of mind. To talk health, happiness, and prosperity to every person you meet. To make all your friends feel that there… Continue reading Thought Of The Day
If you finally made it to where you think God has called you, hold on tight because you’re about to be moved forward again. The moment you are comfortable, is the moment for advancement. God takes you from season to season because in each season you learn more and grow. Once you’ve learned enough to… Continue reading If you want more, you’ve gotta give more.
Hey guys, thanks for stopping by. Today I will be pointing out 3 questions to confirming your purpose. Purpose is the feeling of having a definite aim and of being determined to achieve it. A very important thing you want to achieve in life. Living a life without regret is a universal desire. I’ve had too many sleepless nights around… Continue reading 3 Questions To Confirming Your Purpose
The greatest block in your life is YOU. The greatest solution to that block is also YOU. If you do not learn from your experiences, and take control of your own energy (your beliefs, thoughts, feelings and actions) then you will surely continue to reap the same results and repeat the same patterns. If those… Continue reading Questions You Should Ask Yourself Daily
You already know if you’re a perfectionist. It’s likely to be a word you use to describe yourself. A part of you might enjoy the fact you are a perfectionist, as in many ways it seems to support your success. You never let things slip. You only produce the absolute best quality in anything you… Continue reading Tips: Dealing With Perfectionism
Here are 3 common ways you might be comparing yourself to others which leave you feeling “less than”. Bringing awareness to this helps you to catch it when it happens so you can interrupt the cycle, to stop comparing yourself and start feeling confident instead! https://youtu.be/Y4bdpKQZyO0 By: Bernadette Logue
This is originally posted on the daily positive. You are not a pretzel. Don't twist yourself to fit into who you think people want you to be - just to make them happy - which then makes your soul feel all twisty-like. Be who you are. Accept and love all your quirky aspects. Make your… Continue reading Don’t Be A Pretzel
Whatever you are looking for and longing for, you are here to BE IT. You are ready right now. "If you inherently long for something, become it first. If you want gardens, become the gardener. If you want love, embody love. If you want mental stimulation, change the conversation. If you want peace, exude calmness.… Continue reading What You Are Looking For And Longing For
Life is full of people, situations and things that will trigger you. No one else is like you. You have your unique perspective and your unique expression. Life is not designed for us all to be the same, with the same values, views, opinions, thoughts, feelings and actions. It is natural to anticipate that there… Continue reading Video: 13 Steps To Rebuild Unpleasant Reactions into Peaceful Responses