Looking for new ideas for good deeds that you can easily incorporate into your day? Here are 10 ideas you may not have thought of before. These will make other people (and you!) very happy.
Everyone wants to be happy. An examination of the advice of famous people given in the following quotations can help. Here is their wisdom distilled into “The Top 15 Rules for Happiness.”
Every day we cross paths with people who are beaten down and discouraged. Here are some specific ways we can use words to encourage people we encounter on a regular or sporadic basis.
Which sleep supplements actually work? From chamomile tea to melatonin, here are 5 of the most effective sleep supplements.
The immune system is our body’s primary defense against environmental pathogens and toxins that make us sick. Here's a list of foods that will boost your immunity and help you heal from illness more quickly.
When my son got diagnosed with autism, family and friends turned their backs, leaving me shocked and bitter. Find out how to become a loving and compassionate human being again after a heartbreak.
Finding the best SAD light therapy lamps can be confusing at the best of times. This article reviews four of my favorites and offers some quick tips and hints on what to look for and what to avoid.
A meditation retreat can be a powerful experience. From "going silent," to sitting in a meditation pose for hours, magical things began to happen.
Some people believe that if science cannot prove it, then it doesn’t exist. Many treatment centers support the use of prayer as part of a successful treatment program which can be used as evidence that in the same way we put ice on a bruised ankle, prayer can be used as a solution to healing. So, whether science can prove it or not, along with many people, I believe in the healing power of prayer.
How often do you need to resolve issues in your life. When considering your options, ask yourself: What's the point? Does it have value? What are the long-term benefits? This can help you make life-changing decisions.
Struggling with snoring issues at night can be a very frustrating thing for you and your partner, and it can even affect your health. Here are 18 proven, natural methods to stop snoring right now.
Research suggests that mental health apps, such as the ones listed here, can help you with many emotional difficulties, improve your outlook and re-establish a more positive quality of life.
Every human life is a work of art; a unique self portrait. After we take our final curtsy, our story will live on. Will you leave behind a meaningful legacy?
Be a healthier you, mentally and physically, and live longer, as you learn how to connect with your breath. It all starts with inflating your tummy right where your belly button is. Here are easy step-by-step instructions with photos.
Are YOU a Highly Sensitive Person? Have you ever been called "too sensitive" or been told to "lighten up?" You might want to read Dr. Elaine Aron's book on the topic-- it could change your life!
Understanding self-sabotage and real tools for overcoming self-sabotaging habits like procrastination and perfectionism as well as techniques for developing positive new habits and behaviors.
I was asked recently what the word “wellness” means to me. And although I knew the answer in my head, it took a moment to form it into an intelligible sentence. To me, "wellness" is the integration of our physical, mental and spiritual self.
Many of us have been the recipients of others' acts of thoughtfulness. Beyond simply feeling thankful to those who think of us, it's important to let them know that we appreciate them.
Ten things I do to simplify my life, avoid stress, and feel good about the kind of person I am. This can work for you too.
Holistic health is an alternative form of medicine that is quickly gaining popularity in the Western world. Holistic health focuses on healing the whole body rather than just one part.
Your sense of humor is one of your most powerful inner resources. The great thing about cultivating this inner resource is that it is there whenever you need it: it works fast and it is free!
Dozens of tips for beating insomnia, remedies, supplements, relaxation techniques and more to help you fall asleep fast and stay that way naturally without drugs.
Spiritual cleansing of negative energy is easy if you know how to get rid of it. Learn to attract positive forces and rid yourself of damaging negative energy today. Get rid of that bad mojo!
I practised transcendental meditation, or TM, for 17 years. Why did I give up? Would I recommend it to others? What can it do for you?
Mental wellness goes beyond the absence of mental illness; it is the presence of healthy life principles demonstrated in healthy habits. These twenty healthy habits help us focus on mental wellness.
Here are 10 tips on how to be happy, from taking time for yourself to getting grounded in the garden. The path to happiness starts from within.
If you frequently feel frazzled and overwhelmed by responsibilities and everyday tasks, this article offers tips for reducing stress and coping. These are the strategies that work for me.
Before we care for others, we must take care of ourselves. We forget to secure our own "oxygen masks" before we start tending to others. We subsequently risk over-extending our capacity to give.
It's easy to roll out of bed and head straight to work, but you could be sabotaging your long-term success in life and at work. Here are seven activities to consider adding to your morning routine that will inspire, motivate, and drive success.
If you're the daughter of an emotionally absent mother, you missed out on a lot of love and nurturance. Now, as an adult, it's time to reclaim your life and give yourself tender loving care.
Since thoughts feed into our feelings and those feelings feed back into our thoughts, negative thoughts can keep us trapped in a vicious cycle of self-defeat and depression.
Meditation can be intimidating. It can seem overwhelming or strange. But is it? Read on to find out the truth about meditation.
Our voice carries healing energy when we hum or sing. We can send our own healing vibrations to relax our mind and body. Humming also helps to relieve sinus pain. Also a warm-up for singers and speak
We're all looking for ways to reduce stress. Give valerian root a try. Some have likened its effects to those of Valium, but without the addictive component. Nature's own Valium!
If you're stressed out, anxious, or just need to fully relax, nature has the best medicine. Try out these nature sounds for ultimate stress reduction and meditation.
The law of attraction is a great way to draw positivity into your life. Learn how to write your own affirmations and use them to bring happiness, wealth, and health into your life.
Stress is widely known as the silent killer. We experience stress every day of our lives and it is a natural occurrence that can kill you if not properly managed.
While searching for a natural treatment for anxiety and stress, I discovered Kalms herbal tablets. So, do they work? Here are my thoughts.
People love you when you are cool and happy. Use this arsenal of useful and fun techniques to reduce stress and manage depression.
A motto is inspirational and motivational. It's even better than a New Year's Resolution. This article discusses some famous mottos and explains how to choose and use a motto for words to live by.
Depression is not only a physical disease treatable with pills as the pharmaceutical industry wants you to believe. In this article, I suggest 10 ways to treat depression besides using antidepressants.
You may already know about the usual advice for insomniacs, but the place you sleep—your bedroom—is often overlooked. Learn how to create the perfect sleep-friendly bedroom.
If you're a light sleeper and trying to sleep with someone snoring, you can lose quite a bit of sleep. With my girlfriend's snoring, I know everything I need to about sleep with a heavy snorer.
Are you finally ready to break out of your negative patterns and learn to become a positive thinker? Here are some tips on how to be more positive in your everyday life.
This article suggests a list of the 10 best natural treatments for insomnia. Provided with each substance or herb is a summary of its potential effectiveness as a sleep aid.
Smarten up everyday without even trying! These 9 easy tips on brain training will improve your neuroplasticty, making you happier, funnier and able to leap tall buildings in a single bound!
You don't have to be a dancer to live like one with these 7 tips for self improvement. Live like a dancer!
This is an article about my most recent episode of atrial fibrillation and about how I learned to stop worrying and fretting about AFib and a million other things.
There’s nothing more annoying and exhausting than insomnia. Although there are tons of medicines that promise to help you sleep better, why not fuel your body with the natural sleep-promoting foods?
The reasons to be happy are infinite. I've compiled 101 reasons for this list. We all have unique reasons that make our hearts super happy; feel free to add your reasons below. Keep on shining!
Have you ever wondered why positive affirmations, visualizations, and vision boards don't work for you despite all the hype? Learn why what you've been taught is wrong and how to fix it.
Rewarding yourself can be a great way to gain the motivation to make healthy changes in your life. This article provides a comprehensive list of ways to reward yourself.
Your body will react to stress through emotional or physical responses like having an acne. Learn how stress can affect your body & health so you can take appropriate action
It has become increasingly common for people to suffer from stress and anxiety. For those wishing to avoid or limit the use of conventional medication, crystal healing can be a beneficial alternative.
Everyone wants to be healthy. An examination of advice from famous people given in the following quotations can help. I’ve taken their wisdom and distilled it into, “Four Prescriptions for Health.”
Although growing older comes with change, happiness can be achieved or maintained. This article provides strategies for developing a sense of happiness as you age.
While some things might not work out as you planned, you don't have to remain frustrated and distressed by your setbacks. You can remain positive and rebound from your disappointments.
Here are 10 easy techniques to help you be attentively aware of the now-passing moment. The tips are as simple as observing your breathing and as fun as pretending you are acting for a movie director.
Many people suffer from anxiety disorders. I will show you how to treat general anxiety disorder using natural, alternative methods.
You may not heard of Dr. Hinohara, but this centenarian has some sage advice about how to live a long and happy life.
You keep hearing how meditation is beneficial for personal growth, spirituality, witchcraft—you just can't sit still long enough to find out. Guess what? You don't have to sit still to meditate.
We are going to step outside of ourselves; we are going beyond what we think we are. We are going to realise the infinite amongst the finite.
Why do we shed tears? How is it that nature somehow seems to relate to sadness as well as joy? This is a heartfelt article about what tears mean to us.
The secret to changing your life is changing your mindset. Here, I provide general and fun tips to help you improve your mindset. No matter what area you want to improve, it all starts in the mind. This list is more than enough to get you started, maybe inspire you to dig a little deeper.
I know, being creative is hard, but read this article and you'll know that experiencing even the tiniest bit of creativity is a piece of cake.
Can’t stop checking your phone? Feeling tired all the time? Smartphone addiction may be a major contributor to your chronic stress and anxiety. Here are 5 practical steps to break your smartphone addiction for good and improve your quality of life.
Lavender has long been used as a remedy for insomnia. Research shows that when the lavender scent is inhaled, it produces a calming, soothing, and sedative effect.
We've all heard sleep is important, but most people short themselves several hours of sleep a night. Could sleep be the key to transforming your quality of life? It's worth the investment of time.
We live in a world of many challenges, and it is easy to respond with worry and anxiety. But, we can give God all our cares and concerns—and thereby experience abundant life.
In a challenging work environment, it is easy to forget about ourselves. Practicing self-care at work may be less complicated than one might think.
Caregivers need emotional resilience and good health for the demanding task of care-giving. Here are 10 tips to keep you healthy, prevent burnout, and help you to give quality care.
Dreams are like anchors that keep us on our path in life. We might not have the same dream, but without a dream or a goal, where are we heading?
Learn how to make a hops pillow for better sleep. Hops and lavender are known to aid deep sleep. If you have trouble with insomnia, give this natural remedy a try!
On the surface, perfectionism appears to be a noble pursuit. But here's how being a perfectionist works against you, along with steps you can take to break free from it.
We don’t like change, we like things as they are. Not many of us like to be told to change. This can be intimidating, upsetting and downright patronizing. We have the right intentions. Here I tell you how to make change a positive experience and to get the most out of it!
Laughter benefits your health, your emotional well-being, your social interactions, and even your spirituality. You can learn to laugh more and be happier and healthier.
Research shows that singing improves quality of life regardless of vocal ability. Read the physical, emotional, mental, spiritual, and social benefits of singing. You may be inspired to sing daily.
Negative emotions can make us feel like we are drowning in a sea of our own judgment. Learn to deal with this negativity so that you can be prepared, even in the worst of situations.
Having low confidence doesn’t just result in shyness, but that timidness will keep us from taking advantage of opportunities that come our way. Here's how to be more confident so you can take control of your success.
Hitting rock bottom does not signify that a person’s life is over. It does indicate that you are the one who has to take the initiative to take back your life. You are capable. All you need to do is learn from your mistakes and take the opportunity to do it right the next time.
Listen your way to enlightenment. Learn how binaural beats, guided meditations, and self-hypnosis work to expand your consciousness, sharpen your mind, and heal your heart and soul.
10 benefits of being middle-aged that no one tells you about, and why being over 40 is nothing to fear.
Codependency prevents people from finding peace and meeting their full potential. Follow incremental steps to heal yourself from your codependent habits.
Life is full of injustice and obstacles that make building a happy life seem impossible. Practicing compassion is the key to overcoming all that negativity. Here are 5 challenges to get you started.
Being a Highly Sensitive Person (HSP) is often misunderstood. This article examines some key differences, as well as some similarities, between someone who is a highly sensitive person and someone with social anxiety.
Depression and anxiety are on the rise, even among children and teens. After suffering for years, I finally discovered that self-empowerment is one effective (and drug-free) remedy.
The key to happiness is kindness: being kind to others and being the recipient of kind acts. Invite more joy into your life by committing a random act of kindness on a daily basis.
101 simple things anyone can do to be the best person possible and make a positive impact on the world.
It's not always easy to stay positive in your everyday life. See what can happen to you when you learn to move on and brush off negativity once and for all...
Relaxing enough to get to sleep can be hard, so this article offers a wide range of videos available on Youtube that you can use to help you fall asleep.
If you're an introvert like I am, making chitchat is a struggle. But, unless you want to be seen as a social freak, it's a necessity of every day life and can even open you up to new possibilities for your career and relationships. So here's some ways to embrace small talk rather than dread it!
You are never too old to act like a kid. You can bring back the laughter and joy you felt as a kid by acting like a kid. Surprisingly, acting like a kid may aid in longevity.
Learn some simple strategies you can use to feel happier each day and stop feeling sorry for yourself. Happiness leads to a better life.