Money Stress: How to Talk to Your Husband, Wife or Partner About Money

photo credit: seeveeaar “Money never made a man happy yet, nor will it. The more a man has, the more he wants. Instead of filling a vacuum, it makes one.” – Benjamin Franklin The number one cause for marital arguments in today’s society is money. Financial stress puts a huge strain on the relationship and, […]

The Most Special Day of the Year?

photo credit: hannanik For most of us growing up in the west the most special day is probably Christmas or our birthday. We get lavished with presents, good food and we get to spend the day with our loved ones. But for a significant part of the population the most special day of the year […]

13 Meditation Articles That Could Change Your Life

photo credit: mariskar For thousands and thousands of years meditation has been helping people achieve good health, a long life and lasting happiness. But just as little as 200 years ago you had to travel to India, China or Japan to learn anything about this wonderful practice. Now, however, with the help of scientists and […]

How to Add 10 Years to Your Life: The Do’s & Don’ts

photo credit: gorgeouxness “Old age is the most unexpected of all the things that can happen to a man.” – Trotsky It is said that although death is certain, the time of death is most uncertain. Wise people have been trying to teach us this for thousands of years. Long life is considered by many […]

About a Man

photo credit: Paco CT “All of us who are worth anything, spend our manhood in unlearning the follies, or expiating the mistakes of our youth.” – Percy Bysshe Shelley It’s the 1940s and our man, now just a small boy, is growing up in a middle class family with a bunch of brothers and sisters. […]

5 Life Lessons Your Mom Was Right About

photo credit: laurenfarmer A mother is a person who seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie. – Tenneva Jordan If you scoured the entire Earth looking for someone who has shown more kindness to you than your own mother you would be gone […]

Ethical Dilemma #7 – Would You Forgive/Help a Murderer?

photo credit: bogers The Ethical Dilemma discussions that we have here at The Daily Mind are fast becoming my favorite time of the month. I love sitting back and watching your educated but passionate comments roll in. Sometimes I get a laugh out of them, sometimes I walk away really quite upset. But I always […]

Sound Sleep: How to Get to Sleep Easier

photo credit: Newsbie Pix You spend close to 50% of your life in sleep. So why is it that we often fail to do it properly? We spend years going to university, school and work to perfect our waking selves, but we spend almost zero time learning how to sleep well. Fascinating. And perhaps a […]

Say What You Need to Say. Here.

photo credit: joesflickr “Take all of your wasted honor, Every little past frustration, Take all of your so called problems, Better put em in quotations. Say what you need to say.” – John Mayer, Say. Imagine you had something to say to someone close to you but they died before you mustered up the courage. […]

The Lifetime Guide to Staying Emotionally Healthy

“A clear understanding of negative emotions dismisses them.” – Vernon Howard Stress, depression, panic attacks and anxiety. The modern world is overflowing with emotional problems of all different kinds. And chances are you or someone you know has suffered from some form of emotionally unhealthy state. So how can we avoid these problems? Are there […]