Articles in the category Mindfulness

5 Ways to Be Present in the Here and Now

In a world that’s full of distractions and instant gratuity, it can be hard to be happy and present in the here and now. Even outside the distractions that are constantly bombarding us, how do we stop worrying about what has happened and what may happen in the future? Being present is a struggle, but […]

How To Practice Money Mindfulness For Financial Success

The benefits of mindfulness to our physical and mental health and our relationships have been established through numerous studies. Yet, few people associate this pathway to well-being with financial success. If mindfulness means being focused and aware of the present without passing judgment, the same discipline can be applied to money management, too.

Having Meditation Difficulties? Try Mindful Running Instead

Running is one of the best forms of exercise one could engage it. As a matter of fact, running can add years to one’s life. For most people, running is just another way to release steam or stretch the leg muscles. Some people, however, love the mindless nature of running, where all you have to […]

Mindfulness to Ease the Stress of Raising a Child with Special Needs

Raising a child with special needs places high demands on a parent’s mental faculties. Often, the intense level of attention required by a child with special needs can lead parents to neglect their own care. However, focusing all efforts on a child can do more harm than good. Parents can use mindfulness practices as helpful […]

Yoga Ideals You Can Apply to Your Life

It’s no secret that yoga is a powerful form of exercise for the body. You may not always feel your muscles burning or work up a sweat like you would from an intense cardio routine, but you do feel the beneficial qualities of relaxation and rejuvenation. 

4 Mindful Destinations to Help You Find Your True Self

Are you one of those avid travelers who see this activity as something more than just having fun and visiting tourist hotspots? Are you one of those who are always looking for new, incomparable experiences that gift them with new perspectives and new curiosity to see even more? If the answer is yes, you are […]

Four Mindful Communication Skills for Difficult Conversations

Difficult conversations are a part of life. Having good communication skills doesn’t mean we never argue; it means having the tools, strength, and confidence to navigate tough situations when they arise. Whether it’s the coworker with that uncanny ability to push our buttons, simmering tension with a friend, or a charged conversation with relatives at […]

Strengthen Your Mind and Body – Practice Mindfulness at the Gym

One of the fewer discussed benefits of regular exercise involves freeing your mind from the daily noise and clutter that sometimes overrun it. The gym is the perfect place to forget about your worries and release some stress, which is why practicing mindfulness in the process is a good idea. In this article, we will […]

10 Questions to Ask Before Getting Married

Tying the knot might sound lovely and easy on paper, however, in practice, it can become one of the most stressful events in your life. What you once thought to be a spotless fairy tale come true plan can easily be shattered by the realities of modern life, particularly the economy. Surely, there are lots of […]

Practicing Mindfulness and Acceptance Within Gender Identity

Trans and gender-expansive individuals face depression, anxiety and other mental health issues at alarmingly high rates. This tragic reality stems from the distress caused by society’s oppression and lack of acceptance of gender non-conforming individuals.