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Pillow Self-Talk

Spending a few minutes each night with three purposeful questions will help us to rest content and awaken with joy.

Indigenous Wisdom

Indigenous elders from around the world meet together to pass down four sacred gifts of wisdom we would do well to heed.

Reclaim Your Magic

To regain the sense of magic we felt as a child, we must live in accord with Earth’s natural cycles and listen to our inner voice.

Self-Love

Silent film star Charlie Chaplin shares wisdom gained through a long, well-lived life.

Expect a Miracle

The miraculous enters our everyday lives when we are grateful, proactive, adventurous, generous and intuitive.

Peace on Earth

In these days of strident voices, people with opposing views are exploring new ways to talk civilly and come to a mutually satisfying “Yes”.

Inspired Living

Instead of waiting for inspiration to hit, we can live life in such a way that creative sparks will show up on demand when we need them most.

Sharable Thanksgiving

In this special holiday, we can find fresh ways to celebrate our interconnectedness with one another.

Soul Shine

Spiritual teacher Marianne Williamson points out that it is our light, not darkness, that most frightens us.

Being Beauty

Contrary to what we’re led to believe, the quickest way to be beautiful is to fill ourselves up with the beauty of all we love.

Aging with Passion and Purpose

As our bodies grow older, we can engage with life in ways that build belonging, generate enthusiasm and spark rewarding self-discovery that also blesses the world.

Create a Love Nest

Clearing out your home physically and psychically opens up space for the love of your life to walk in the door.

An Awesome Antidote to Polarization

In these black-versus-white days of civic discord, awe opens us up to fresh views and the value of respectful, harmonious living.

On Fatherhood

Guiding a child into adulthood involves unending learning, a deep faith in trial and error, and the willingness to be changed in unexpected ways.

When We Set Out

Our soul is like a sail, filled by the wind of Spirit; our job is to harness our will to let Spirit take the rudder.

The Heart of the Wild Reveals Our Spiritual Life

A child, accidentally marooned in a cave, feels her fear morph into wonder—a lesson that nourishes her for life.

Reframing Your Life Story

By viewing yourself as a character on a heroic path of self-discovery, you can regard yourself from a new perspective and make wiser, kinder decisions.

Sacred Passage

By being deeply attentive, we can turn the dying process of ourselves and others into a profoundly moving, loving and more peaceful experience.

Kissed By Kindness

Sure, hormones help, but it turns out that what most keeps love romantic and alive is simply being kind to our beloved.

Sky High

By relaxing gently into unfocused vision, we enter into a state of spacious calm that invites us into stillness to serenely observe passing thoughts.

Live as Your Heart Lives

Our deepest wisdom and bravest truths reside in our heart rather than our mind.

Loving Large

Emerging scientific findings reveal what sages have long taught: Our core nature is love, and love is the organizing principle of the whole cosmos.

The Art of Blessing

Getting in the habit of sending forth daily blessings is a good spiritual practice, for we can bless our world as we have been blessed.

Tree-Mendous Love

Just like us, trees can communicate, nurture one another and protect each other from danger.

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