Collaborative List – March 2019

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Whilst the eastern hemisphere still leads the life rankings by 1991 to 1808 , the western hemisphere outbirds by 877 to 705 in the 2019 list and 615 to 385 during March. The yearly total has reached 1538 while the life list has been pushed to 3676. 03 Jan 2019.

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Collaborative List – February 2019

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The life list has received a huge boost this month and has risen 43 points to 3616. 03 Jan 2019. 03 Feb 2019. 17 Feb 2019. 08 Feb 2019. 01 Jan 2019. 17 Jan 2019. 03 Jan 2019. 17 Jan 2019. 05 Jan 2019. 12 Jan 2019.

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Collaborative List – January 2019

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The first sharer of 2019 was Clare who narrowly beat Duncan by 5 hours. The Life List has got off to a flyer this year, swelling as it has to 3573 (+6) and passing the 4000 complete checklist mark. 03 Jan 2019. 01 Jan 2019. 17 Jan 2019. 03 Jan 2019.

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Where Are You Birding This Third Weekend of March 2019?

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Our attunement to periodic plant and animal life cycle events explains why we anticipate migration with the eagerness of schoolchildren waiting for the final bell. The post Where Are You Birding This Third Weekend of March 2019? Most birders show reasonable to remarkable understanding of phenology. This phenological fluency also helps us recognize signs of a changing season. For example, we all have birds we associate with the beginning of spring.

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Should I Get Solar Panels Now in 2019 or Wait?

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Here are 4 reasons why you should switch to solar in 2019. Due to legislation passed in 2015, the ITC will begin declining each year after 2019 and will be phased out entirely for residential solar in just a few short years. As a homeowner, installing solar panels on.

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Building a Shelf of Failure in 2019

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Wanna know my advice for 2019? Flip your life upside down like the Monopoly board that it is. Let the game pieces fly in every which direction and land in hard to reach places. Throw all of your money into the garbage disposal. Hand people the tools they need to take advantage of you. Sign […].

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Why I’m consciously choosing to be single in 2019

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During this time, there has always been someone (a man) at the back of my mind or in my life, taking precedence in my thoughts and keeping me focused on the future: Is he the one?

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2019 Eclipses: Astrology and Predictions. By Debra Silverman

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Before we get to how Astrology can help in your life, let’s look at how Astrology […]. Astrology predicts—or so they say. Prediction is only one of Astrology’s functions.

2019 87

Where to watch shorebirds around Belgrade, Serbia

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Yes, that very same bloody chemistry from which I have run for half of my life. Shorebirds (in Europe: waders) must be an acquired birding taste. No one starts birding dreaming of drab-coloured, unobtrusive and, far on a mud-bar, largely invisible little mud-skippers.

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Join Waylon Lewis for a Free Training: How to Write a Book in 2019.

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Join Waylon Lewis for a Free Training: How to Write, Publish, & Sell the Hell out of a Book in 2019 (eco-responsibly). “It takes bravery to live a life you love. Register for a free, live training with Waylon Lewis—Editor-in-Chief of Elephant Journal and author of Things I would like to do with You. To do work you care […]. Blog Featured Events Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis

2019 67

8 Reminders for how to be a Real Ass, Heart-on-your-Sleeve Human in 2019.

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I don’t know about anyone else, but in my life, 2018 was one hell of a year. Enlightened Society Family Health & Wellness Love Non New-Agey Spirituality Right Livelihood 2018 2019 breakup feel inspired human being real ass reminders traumas trusting people

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Resolutions, 2019

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Resolutions, 2019 Whereas, the wind of seasons will there to blow sweetness and sourness of life but chances to inhale toxins of reveald truths and exhale clemency fragrance, must be fetched. Resolutions for forgiveness and absolution to misunderstandings of folks. Resolutions for generosity to kins for their shortcomings. Resolutions for lending services to neighbours […].

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Migrants are on the Move in Costa Rica

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However, for those of us living the birding life, Spring is more than just the transition between the cold and the warm. Spring is happening! Each day, the sun stays out just a bit longer and up north, the snow is old, feeble and on its way to a wetter, more fluid existence.

10 Life Lessons from Nature.

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It’s easy to think of nature as “out there”, something separate from us, but this incredible Universe we are a part of, connected with, are one with, can teach us a lot about life and ourselves.

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Hemingway’s Best Advice for Writers works for Life, Too.

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Enlightened Society Inspiring (Wow) Right Livelihood elephant magazine ernest hemingway feeling stuck life advice motivation one true sentence truth writer's blockI once stumbled upon a piece of advice Hemingway left for writers when facing the dreaded “writer’s block."

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International Day of Yoga 2019: A special Day that Can Change Your Life.

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In a life, where the values of living seem to have shifted from being happy to being more efficient, earning more money and looking perfect while feeling very stressed, yoga gives us the opportunity to re-connect and un-plug. Taking a moment to relax and finding inner balance, nurtures not only body and mind, but also […].

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How Mindfulness Saved My Life

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On January 7, 2019 I was assaulted. I took at least 15 blows to my head by a man I have known for nearly 15 years. Nope, we never dated. In fact, we have never even so much as flirted. It was not domestic. He had a psychotic break and I just […].

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My 2019 Manifesto

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In 2019, which will be my 36th year on this Planet Earth, I will actualize myself. This doctrine is meant to apply to all facets of my life—friendships, dating, free time, work-wise, social life, family, and health—in order to better achieve […]. I am committing to undoing previously damaging patterns and charting a new path forward.

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“Wild Rwanda – Where to watch birds, primates, and other wildlife”

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Ken also had a very dry sense of humour … and we definitively enjoyed his wry take on life… Despite being only in his twenties [in 2008], Ken seemed to have been birding for at least forty years, so good were his birding skills.”.

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South East Arizona’s Madera Canyon

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I have lived most of my life in a desert of some form, be it the high desert areas of Oregon, to the more arid Southern Baja of Mexico, so I am truly amazed at the birding opportunities this area provides!

5 Ways to Prompt Yourself into Mindfulness in Everyday Life.

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How Running Saved My Life

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It was some years ago, when I was freshly divorced, I had been pressured into a marriage that I never wanted, but chose to accept because I was afraid to disappoint everyone around me. And then my reputation was scandalized by a divorce that sent shockwaves throughout my entire family.

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She Came Back to Life. {Poem}

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And even there, in the muddy split, in the brokenness of it all—something had fluttered to life. Arts Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Love Non New-Agey Spirituality becoming courage elephant magazine fiery heartbreak her heart Her Voice mystery she fought strength the divine

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Life Coaching – friend or faux?

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Oh no, not another life coach. It seems like everyone is claiming to be a life coach these days. Just because you’re a fill in the blank (yoga teacher, trainer, doctor) doesn’t mean you should be giving life mastery advice. Ain’t that the truth?! Usually, I can either see excitement or eyes rolling when […].

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The Big Box of Astrology for 2019: Change is Coming Your Way.

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Arts Astrology 2019 horoscope astrology change elephant magazine horoscope life mercury relationships rising sign star signs super moon UranusSome of us moved mountains this year, while others were left in a state of being paralyzed because things got too overwhelming. No matter our personal story, most people that I have talked to felt like 2018 was an overly emotional and angry hurricane.

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Life without Alcohol is One Big, Beautiful Cheesecake.

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Okay, let's stop saying cheesecake. Last year, I gave up alcohol. Enlightened Society Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) abstinence addiction alcohol drinking elephant magazine giving up alcohol Health and Wellness numbing emotions self-reliance sober sobriety triggers

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The First Question we need to Ask when we hit a Snag in Life.

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Can I keep it?

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Can I include a rehabilitated bird on my life list? This week, I have been pondering the value of bird rehabilitators. Let me assure you that I have no doubts about how much they contribute to individual birds and to the ravaged conscience of modern man.

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Traveling through Jamaica (Life) with a Toddler.

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Motherhood catapulted me into my spiritual awakening journey… no warning, no signs… nothing and it’s been quite the journey … navigating through this space of self healing, while guiding a little being.

A New Year Begins! But First–A Celebration of My 2018 Top Ten Birds

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Life Bird! I viewed this Life Bird on my New Jersey Audubon North Dakota trip; it was not an easy bird to find, and a challenging one to photograph. Happy New Year, 10,000 Birds readers and writers, listers and photographers, friends and fellow travelers near and far!

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Life Without my Best Friend

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I gaze into the backyard and wonder where you’d be. Rolling in the dirt I’m sure, tongue out to catch the breeze. Legs reaching for the sky, you’d turn your head to check, a big grin on your face, making sure I hadn’t left.

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The top-5 birds of 2018

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Back to 2019, January is the height of wildfowling and gulling season and I cannot wait to start searching… As Arthur Conan Doyle wrote in 1912, “I’m like an old golf-ball–I’ve had all the white paint knocked off me long ago.

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13 Reasons Why You Should Start Doing Yoga in 2019!

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Come on’ give a new start to your life. Happy New Year! So, how you welcome the new year; New Year means new energy, new happiness, new start and so. Is there is something new you had undertaken? Not a good option! Had you taken any resolution? Again No! Oh god! Take […].

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10 Cool Birds from the Caribbean Lowlands of Costa Rica

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Immortalized by a cereal box, these birds are real and larger than life. In Costa Rica, we have two coasts, a pair of shorelines that touch two oceans. To the west and south, we have the Pacific, go east and north and a birder scans the Atlantic. However, in Costa Rica, we don’t usually refer to that body of water as the Atlantic, nor even as an ocean.

Brouwerij Verhaeghe: Duchesse de Bourgogne

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The jarring motif was meant to serve as a memento mori (“remember that you will die”), a popular medieval contemplation on the transience of life and death’s certainty.

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Australian Pelicans

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Lake Eyre is expected to be in flood once again this year and once again the bird-life is expected to return to breed. There are tour operators taking bookings for the chance to see Lake Eyre in flood and the spectacular wild-life that is expected once the floods fill the area.

2019 153

Decoding our Soul Story through Color, Past Life Regression, & Astrology. {Part 1}

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Astrology Enlightened Society astrology color elephant magazine past life past life regression regressions soul story star signsIn all of my regressions, both personal and ones I have guided others through, there is a protective light surrounding our energy.

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Your 2019 Horoscope—What Major Change Will Occur in Your Life?

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What changes are most likely to happen in your life in 2019? Will you finally find that elusive love relationship? Will you begin a new career or job that gives you a chance to really make a difference? If you’ve had financial problems, will you finally improve your finances?

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5 Mindful ways to make the most of Big-City Life.

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2019 87

LIFE LESSONS FROM RUMI: from suffering, knowledge; from blindness, light

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It was the most traumatic experience of my life and made me what I am today. I can divide my life into a clear before and after. Pains are messengers. Do not turn away, foolish ones! – Rumi In 1993, my then husband, Donald Powell, committed suicide.

2019 81

How Walking my Dog Changed my Life

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I never really believed in New Years resolutions. I always felt like people made them, but never really stuck to it. I didn’t want to be one of those people. So, I simply made a list of goals I would reach at some point. Last year, I decided I would check a few boxes off. […].

2019 94

Rock Your Own Boat and Take Back Control of Your Life

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After it is all said and done, this is YOUR life. You may have close relationships with others, and that’s a good thing, but no one else will actually live your life and no one else can use your abilities.

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