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RELAXATION, IT TURNS OUT IS WAY MORE THAN JUST A LUXURY. IT’S ACTUALLY A BASIC NEED ESPECIALLY IF YOU’RE SERIOUS ABOUT YOUR HAPPINESS.

So, if I told you that you needed to take some time to relax, you’d probably just look at me with a sarcastic smirk on your face and say something like, “Sure, I’ll get right on that. I don’t have anything else to do right at the moment.” (And you might even bob your head

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ARE YOU FADING OUT OF YOUR OWN LIFE? HERE ARE MY FAVORITE 3 WAYS TO TURN YOURSELF BACK ON TO A LIFE THAT FEELS ALIVE AGAIN.

Are you watering yourself down? Holding yourself back? Becoming less and less of who you really are? It’s funny, you’d think being yourself would be the easiest thing in the world. Turns out it’s one of the hardest! It takes some serious work to be real, heart centered and fully alive. But oh my, how

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YOU’RE SENTENCED TO 27,432 OF THEM A DAY. WHAT ARE YOU DOING WITH YOURS?

Some say 20,000; some say 70,000; some say something in between so 27,432 is actually a conservative estimate. Let’s face it, whichever it is, it’s a big number; it’s a really really big number. You and I have somewhere in the vicinity of 20,000 to 70,000 thoughts a day. And guess what? Most of those

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HOLLYWOOD SPENDS MILLIONS ON IT—AND WITH GOOD REASON… HOW MUCH ARE YOUR INVESTING IN IT?

Titanic…. Lord of the Rings… Gone with the Wind… Sweeping, epic stories with sweeping epic music swelling, crashing and trickling in the background. That music cajoles us, leads us forward, amplifies our emotional response. It engages us; teases us; draws us in. All we have to do is hear the beginning notes of “scary” music

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ONE OF THE MOST POTENT HABITS FOR HAPPINESS IS GRATITUDE–IN A NUTSHELL, THANKSGIVING!

How it can be that we’re just a few days away from Thanksgiving is beyond me. I’m sure our gorgeous weather this Fall hasn’t helped in terms of tricking my mind into believing that it’s sooner than it really is—I think I may be stuck back in time somewhere around September 12th, give or take.

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