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How to be Mindful for a Day

How to be Mindful for a Day

The first time I heard about mindfulness I was intrigued by the thought of it. The concept sounded like something I needed and something I wanted but how does one become mindful?

Alcohol : Anxiety's Frenemy

Alcohol : Anxiety's Frenemy

Anxiety is part of life for many people. We often feel anxious when we are faced with a problem or a stressful situation of some kind, and this is normal. However, many people feel more than just temporary anxiety. They have prolonged periods or intense bursts of anxiety on a regular basis.

The Truth About Happiness

The Truth About Happiness

Everything we do in life is ultimately in the pursuit of happiness. It’s a common goal we all share regardless of our age, sex, culture or background. But there is a common misconception about how to get there.

Urge Surfing

Urge Surfing

Cravings are powerful emotions that underlie habitual behaviours. We all
experience them, whether they are cravings for food, alcohol, cigarettes or other very addictive substances.

Shame

Shame

Shame is the great divide between how we are behaving and how we wish we would behave - the space that occurs when we either don't live true to ourselves and our values or are so disconnected from both ourselves and our values we don't know what they even are.

Life Hacks for a Better Year

Life Hacks for a Better Year

When you make a strong decision, your mind and body go to work on making it happen with action.

Choose your Stress

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Choose your Stress

Is stress our bitter enemy? Or is it our trusty sidekick?

It’s both, depending on the type of stress and how we perceive it.

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