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Delegate Your Way to Success

As an entrepreneur I am called upon to divide my attention among many different tasks. In an effort not to become overwhelmed, or the candidate for a triple bypass, I have found the key to making my ..
(August 09, 2008)
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7 Simple Steps To Faith

What does it really mean when someone says that they have faith? It's such a “heavy" word with a kind of preachiness attached to it. At least that is what I used to think. These days I have a ..
(February 29, 2008)
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Get Real With Nature

Are you a city person or a country person?. . . not sure? Do you feel the need to go outside, walk among the trees, take your shoes off and stand in the grass, smell the wildflowers, lift your head ..
(February 29, 2008)
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5 Powerful Ways We Change With The Universe

Recently I published an article about the human-nature connection. In that article I covered three ways in which we humans are like nature: Our Desire To Communicate, Our Vulnerability, and Our Inner .
(February 29, 2008)
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A Force of Nature

Linus Pauling was an extraordinary man - his dualistic expression was admired by those who knew him. He was enthusiastic yet humble, simple and complex, and a gentle rebel. Pauling was also known as .
(February 29, 2008)
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3 Simple Ways To Stop Stress

I have been trying to search for ways that I can be more like nature. I believe nature has a way of being that invites the creative process to work through it effortlessly. So, since I have been ..
(March 30, 2008)
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Music To My Ears

Do you ever wonder why certain types of music can fill us with so much emotion? I even know I am being manipulated into to feeling sad when the Mother-Daughter confrontation is coming up in my ..
(March 30, 2008)
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President's Day Can Be Any Day

President's Day - this holiday is one of those that falls a bit below the radar. Valentine's Day, which is based on a fable more than honoring a real life hero, has much more hoopla behind it. Maybe ..
(February 17, 2008)
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7 Real World Ways To Know if You Are Stressed

I think a lot about how stress can mess up our lives. There are tons of articles and books out there for us to read. But how many of us are able to actually apply this stuff. Let's face it, when we ..
(February 11, 2008)
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Truly Helpful Hints to Achieve Tranqility

Don't you just love the word “tranquil. " Certain words seem to resonate with a feeling of pure contentment. Other words that come to mind are serene, calm, silence, reflective, and peaceful. ..
(February 10, 2008)
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A Journey Into The Wild

I recently saw a wonderful movie, Into The Wild. The movie follows a young man after he graduates with honors from college. He decides to cut himself off from capitalistic society - he burns his ..
(February 10, 2008)
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Socrates Shakes Hands With Deepak Chopra

I agree with Socrates when he said, “The unexamined life is not worth living. " I know things to be true for myself because I have lived them. It has been through self-examination that I have ..
(February 10, 2008)
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Dogs are So Cool

My husband, Mark, and I got back from vacation 2 days ago. We had our dog, Zoey, in the local Pet Motel, and we picked her up yesterday. It was the longest we had been without out her (10 days), and ..
(February 10, 2008)
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The Beauty of Contrast

The other day my husband, Mark, was helping me implement a task on the program Photoshop. For those of you who are not familiar with this software, it helps you create beautiful pictures for whatever .
(February 06, 2008)
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5 Sure Fire Ways To Attract Money

The Law of Attraction is more than just a buzz phrase - it's a universal law that is working all the time. The good news is you can use it to your advantage to bring you more of what you want. Since ..
(February 06, 2008)
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Life on the Other Side

Do you ever wonder what it would be like on the other side? I am talking about when our bodies die. We always hear there is a bright light, and I imagine a kind of sweet swooshing sound, maybe the ..
(February 06, 2008)
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God Talks, We Listen

If you have have read any of my previous articles, you know that I have been intermittently writing a “Talk with God" series - where I invite my readers to listen in my conversation with God. I .
(February 06, 2008)
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The Human-Nature Connection

Naturalists and humanitarians have a respect for nature and humans, respectively - and, in most cases (I suspect), for each other. I was contemplating on all the ways in which nature and humans are ..
(February 06, 2008)
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Great Tips For Dealing With Mercury in Retrograde

Mercury goes retrograde 3 times a year, and it just started again. This time it started on January 28 and it will last until February 19. As usual it is about a 3-week period. What does this mean? As .
(February 05, 2008)
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11 Quick and Easy Ways to Beat the Blahs

Do you ever have one of those weeks? Nothing is particularly going wrong, but you just can't seem to get in the groove of things? Yeah, I'm there. But I made a decision as I sat down to write this ..
(January 29, 2008)
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Revisiting God

In a previous article I decided to take some time out and have a conversation with God. As I explained back then, we all have the ability to have this intimate talk with Our Inner Source (God, Spirit .
(January 29, 2008)
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Why Meditate?

At my last meditation session my instructor, Bala, asked if we were doing our meditations every day and every night as he suggested. I felt like a little kid who had not done her homework. Ever since .
(January 29, 2008)
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Meditation, Chakras, and Kundalini Oh My

I recently went to a new meditation session in the Thousand Oaks area. Bala, the man that runs it is a friend of my husband's. His background is in engineering, but he has been running meditation ..
(January 29, 2008)
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Self-Actualization - A 9 Step Process

Abraham Maslow was a man before his time. He was intelligent enough to study healthy and productive people, while the trend in psychology is to study people of the mentally unstable variety. His ..
(December 19, 2007)
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8 Powerful Ways To Uncover Your Passion

You were born with a passion to do something unique with your life. As a divine being it was given you from the infinite supply of the universe. As an unborn child in your mother's womb, you had it ..
(December 09, 2007)
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