A Christmas Meditation

In this meditation, the focus is on Love. That for me is the very essence of what Christmas is about. Take some time before starting to prepare your space and yourself. Here’s some suggestions before christmas guided meditation script. Light a pink candle Pick a rose or two – white, pink or red are good … Read more

Gratitude Prayer, Affirmations and Quotes Images

Gratitude is getting a great deal of attention as a facet of positive psychology: Studies show that we can deliberately cultivate gratitude, and can increase our well-being and happiness by doing so. People who regularly practice gratitude by taking time to notice and reflect upon the things they’re thankful for experience more positive emotions, feel … Read more

12 Things Emotionally & Mentally Strong People Don’t Do

12 Things Emotionally & Mentally Strong People Don’t Do

I often write about the things I believe we all should be doing, trying or experimenting with in order to maximize our success and happiness. However, it’s not always the things we do that make the biggest difference in our lives; it’s often the things we avoid doing that have the biggest effect. As human … Read more

What Are You Grateful for? How Gratitude Training Can Boost Your Health

What Are You Grateful for How Gratitude Training Can Boost Your Health

“When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you.” -Lao Tzu Another confession time: I have long been an advocate of the power of gratitude and the profound effect that it can have on personal wellbeing.  Gratitude and being thankful is an almost universal concept amongst cultures throughout the world. In … Read more

Addiction Poems and My Addiction Recovery Systems

Addiction Poems and My Addiction Recovery Systems

Quitting something can seem incredibly hard, so much so that we don’t even want to put ourselves through the suffering. Have you tried giving up alcohol? Marijuana? Biting your nails? Complaining? Cigarettes? Junk food? I can confirm that it’s hard to dealing with addiction, but there are several things that stand in our way: The physical … Read more

15 Things Only People With Social Anxiety Would Understand

15 Things Only People With Social Anxiety Would Understand

All day, every day, life is like this.  Fear.  Apprehension.  Avoidance.  Pain.  Anxiety about what you said.  Fear that you said something wrong.  Worry about others’ disapproval.  Afraid of rejection, of not fitting in.  Anxious to enter a conversation, afraid you’ll have nothing to talk about.  Hiding what’s wrong with you deep inside, putting up … Read more

Sleep Meditation: The Scientific Way for Restful Night

guided meditation for sleep and relaxation

It’s the middle of the night and you can’t sleep. The more you try to go back to sleep, the more you can’t. You feel like you’re the only person awake at such a lonely hour. You check the clock again. You’re going to be so tired tomorrow. Sound familiar? Well, you’re not alone. Let begin … Read more

Things that Make Me Happy

Things that Make Me Happy

When I think about some questions such as what is happiness and what is self-happiness, I decide to think about all of the little things that make me happy and put a smile on my face. Some days I feel so overwhelmed with my to-do list, so it’s nice to have a list to reference and … Read more

Embrace Those Flaws

Embrace those flaws. They are yours. They are you. They crave your love and attention like the rest of you. In my early teenage years, I started having these yellowish colour on my two front teeth. I ignored it, as my mother insisted that I should brush my teeth more often. With time, the colour … Read more