Five Simple Tips to Change Your Life with Feng Shui


Feng Shui is the 3,000-year-old Chinese practice of arranging your environment to enhance your life. At first glance, Feng Shui may seem complex. However, Feng Shui philosophy is filled with common sense practices and simple techniques for creating a more prosperous, healthy and happy life. In fact, you will most likely find you are already intuitively practicing Feng Shui. Fundamentally, Feng Shui is about making a home that feels good – a home … [Read more...]

5 “Bad” Things That Are Actually Good For Your Skin


Five “Bad” Things That Are Actually Good for Your Skin By Rose Cole *Chocolate (yeah!): Women in a German study who downed a cocoa-rich drink daily – the equivalent of 3.5 ounces of dark chocolate – for 12 weeks experienced less dryness. Their skin also had better blood flow, which pinks your cheeks, and was more resistant to sun damage, thanks to all the antioxidants.. *Juicing: It gets a bad rap for the sugar, but the fresh squeezed … [Read more...]

Confessions of a Recovering Group-aphobic

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I have to admit, I’ve had a fear of groups for as long as I can remember. My phobia probably dates back to elementary school when I was scorned for wearing “the wrong kind of headband.” High school was a time of stick straight hair. And no matter how many times I ironed mine, it still went BOING. An apt metaphor for an artsy-craftsy non-conformist. There were The Mean Girls, The Nice Girls, The Cheerleaders and The Sluts. Since I never … [Read more...]

Sustainability In Your Own Garden


Sustainability. Organic. Green. We hear those terms a lot these days. Unfortunately, those terms are now often used for marketing materials and sales tools, and so are losing some of their impact. The term sustainable can be defined as ‘development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.’ So, how does that apply to our own little corners of the earth? As I travel … [Read more...]

You Are Just 12 Questions Away From Your Best Year Ever!

Want 2011 to be your best year ever? All you have to do is answer these questions... 1. Are your goals in line for 2011? Start with your vision;) “Visioning is a process for creating the life you want. It is a method for finding the dream that lives in your heart and translating it into the world of three dimensions.” (Lucia Capacchione) 2. Who are you worried about pleasing --others or yourself? "All these accounts…-perhaps an inner … [Read more...]

Improving Body Image


Improving Body Image By Bridget Loves Body Image is a tricky thing. What is the definition? When I ask a group of students this they generally come up with the same conclusion- body image is the way YOU think you look to the outside world. Wow, that is a tough thing to control! So in an effort to help us all feel more comfortable in the bodies we live in, how can we embrace them and love them more? Particularly since your friends don’t … [Read more...]

Clean Eating


Clean Eating By Bridget Loves I don’t believe in diets. I am a social pioneer as I am actually part of a movement to shift our focus away from dieting and even the word diet and instead focus on clean eating. How is clean eating different from a diet or from everyday eating? Well this is a conscious effort to learn where your food comes from and find out what is in it prior to putting it in your body. It is an ongoing exercise, where you … [Read more...]

The Beauty Of Being On Your True Path…


ON TRUE PROSPERITY, WELL-BEING, AND CULTIVATING AN EVOLUTIONARY HEART~~~ by Christiane Schull ~~ "The beauty of being on your TRUE path is that you are released into your Joy. You don't steal joy from yourself any longer by judging yourself or comparing your path to others. It just doesn't happen -- in fact, if you do those things, it is because you are not on your true path....Being in your truth, engaged passionately in what you love, … [Read more...]

The Heart Is The Driving Force…

ON TRUE PROSPERITY, WELL-BEING, AND CULTIVATING AN EVOLUTIONARY HEART~~~ by Christiane Schull ~~ "The Heart is the driving force of this evolutionary call on the personal and collective fronts.....It is how things feel that matters most." Christiane Schull … [Read more...]

You’ve Got To Go With Your Heart…


ON TRUE PROSPERITY, WELL-BEING, AND CULTIVATING AN EVOLUTIONARY HEART~~~ by Christiane Schull ~~ "You've got to go with your heart. You've got to know that God is running the show. You can't judge by appearances and 'think' you 'know'. 'Knowledge' like that is a recipe for pain. You've got to let go and stay open. Because right when you are sure 'all is lost', The Divine will do a 'soft shoe' right in front of you: 'TAH-DAH', it will say~ as … [Read more...]