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Does Yoga Make You Lose Weight?

The founders of the ancient practice of yoga probably didn’t think just how far its reach would become. Today, yoga is practiced all over the world, although its popularity in the U.S. has skyrocketed only recently, with 21 million Americans saying they’ve tried yoga in the past year. Yoga has become an industry – and […]

Summer Parenting Project: How to Teach Kindness to Kids

It’s summer time, and while the kids are jumping all over the place happily thinking of school-free days, parents are thinking about what to do. There are the usual summer camps and vacations, but why not consider adding something to your summer activities? Take advantage of the fun and teach kindness to kids. Isn’t that […]

3 Things (Even) Intelligent People Forget

There are all sorts of people in the world, and some are more gifted intellectually than others. From grade school to high school to university to the workplace, these people are used to performing better than most of their peers. This doesn’t mean, however, that they know everything. As a matter of fact, high intellect […]

11 Best Confucius Quotes

Chinese philosopher, teacher, politician, poet – and so much more – Confucius has spread his teachings all over the world, although he probably didn’t realize just how much of an impact he would have in generations to come. Confucianism was born out of his teachings and is considered to be a religion by some. Often, […]

What the NBA Playoffs Can Teach Us About Life

Come NBA Playoffs time, the routines of basketball fans around the world experience a massive shift. Some even change their schedules to make sure they catch their team’s games live. It gets even worse when the Finals begin. Arguably, this year’s Playoffs has been one of the most interesting in recent times, and even if […]

4 Guided Meditation Apps to Help You Get Started

In my last post, I talked about guided meditation and how it can benefit you. I also promised to share some guided meditation apps that will help you get started. Meditation is not an easy thing, and some people really can’t get the hang of it. To be honest, I cannot do it alone for […]

How to Promote Your Inspirational Blog and Reach Out to More People

Inspirational blogs, self-help blogs, and motivational blogs are all over the Internet today. Some of them are written and maintained by high profile bloggers, but many are the result of the struggles and lessons learned by the “common” person. Personally, I like reading the latter because I feel closer to reality and can relate more […]

5 Spiritual Tools for Addiction Recovery

Nurturing a spiritual practice is a time-honored way for recovering addicts to stay strong in their recovery. It’s the foundation of many recovery paths, including the 12-Step program. Maintaining a spiritual practice doesn’t have to mean adhering to a religion. A spiritual practice can be any practice that promotes inner peace and helps a person […]

Why You Shouldn’t Be An Absent Father And How To Avoid Being One

The typical father of earlier generations was seen as the breadwinner and the disciplinarian. He may be an absent father in the sense that he worked all day and only came home at night. This is true both in the Eastern and Western hemispheres. The traditional father figure in China, for example, is one who […]

Five Traits to Develop to Make People Respect You

Respect is something that we all want to receive from other people, at work and in our relationships at home and in the community. But is there a device that measures if we are indeed getting the respect we long for? In the East, respect is fundamental for older people and persons holding lofty positions […]