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power of positive thinking

10 Things I've Learned From My Rescue Dog

A couple of years ago, my husband I decided to get a second dog to keep our dog Elvis company and for our youngest daughter to grow up with.

Roo Mulligan
March 22 2013

Life With Chronic Illness: Actually, I’m Not Always Fine & You Don’t Have To Be, Either

I'm not always fine. There I was again last night, crying into my salad, snot and tears streaming down my face, just missing my bowl of greens as I...

Maria Mooney, MSW, LSW
March 18 2013

Choosing Positivity: How To Turn Around Negativity For A Healthier, Happier Life

We've all encountered a "Negative Nelly" in our lives – someone who finds the negative in any situation and focuses on that, ignoring the positives....

Anna Wootton
March 15 2013

Can You Find Happiness? 5 Practices To Get Started

Humanity seems to be on an eternal search for happiness. Everyone wants to be happy, and we all deserve it. But as we know, happiness is a journey,...

Pauline Hanuise
March 12 2013

5 Steps To Unlock Your Higher Self

We're all too familiar with the voice that echoes inside our heads. You know the one: the nasty roommate who constantly picks at your faults, real or...

Jeff Cannon
March 10 2013

9 Self-Defense Tips To Protect Against Complainers

Being around complainers is bad for your brain. Scientists have long known that the adult brain is surprisingly plastic — we can strengthen synaptic...

Trevor Blake
March 9 2013

How To Attract A Partner Who Brings Out Your Best Self

As a licensed behavioral counselor, I often talk with people who are searching for a partner — one who is loyal, smart, attractive, funny, confident,...

How To Break Free From Emotional Eating

For many years I was afraid to tell my story. I didn’t want anyone to know “my big secret." Even now, I have a hard time telling people that I am a...

Erica Trestyn
February 28 2013

How To Experience A Positive Life Instead Of A Problem-Filled One

Let’s be honest: at times life can get ugly. Things don’t go according to plan, and nasty little problems pop up and rob us of how life should be.

Zoë B
February 27 2013

Your Thoughts Make YOU Who You Are, How to Make Them Work For You

Every thought you have, whether it's a conscious or subconscious thought, is creating your reality, opportunities, and is affecting your...

Jessica Cooper
February 24 2013

You Get To Choose: The Ultimate Lesson Adversity Taught Me

I had dinner with a dear friend last week. A friend who is a breath of fresh air... I'm talking about the most oxygen-filled, buzzing,...

Linzi Wilson
February 22 2013

How To Begin To Live A Life You Truly Desire

The Secret is all about how to live a life you truly desire. It turns out “the secret” is the Law of Attraction.

Rebecca Butler
February 4 2013

5 Ways To Keep Your New Year’s Resolution

It’s that time of the year again! When we all take a look at ourselves and think “I would love to be ______” or “I wish I could ______.” We make such...

Jacqui Shive
January 4 2013

How To Be Confident At Any Age

In conversations with many of my friends, I see that age brings up a lot of different insecurities for all age groups. It's true that when we age, our...

Shannon Kaiser
January 3 2013

Zen and the Art of Being a Freelance Yoga Teacher

I am an organizer at heart. I come from a long line of women who like things to be polished, perfected and professional, which served me well in my...

Mandy Burstein
December 10 2012

How to Get Out of Your Own Way

I’ve been told many times I have a strong third chakra – also known as the solar plexus and the place from which one draws her willpower and...

Amanda Froelich
November 7 2012