Tue.Jan 08, 2019

Puerto Rico’s Birds after Hurricane Maria

10,000 Birds

In September of 2017, Puerto Rico was hit by two powerful hurricanes: it was grazed by Irma and then clobbered by Maria, a Category 4 storm that cut a devastating swath across the island. The human and economic consequences were dramatic, and continue to be felt.

Your Capacity to Love is so Powerful. {Poem}

Elephant Journal

In spite of all the pain and sorrow we may face—we have this huge capacity to love. And nothing can take that away.

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An estimate of the demand elasticity of Saudi oil exports

Environmental Economics

WSJ ( Saudis Plan New Export Cuts in Hopes of Lifting Oil to $80 a Barrel ):  Saudi Arabia is planning to cut crude exports to around 7.1 million barrels a day by the end of January in hopes of lifting oil prices above $80 a barrel, according to OPEC officials. The new strategy comes as the kingdom seeks to cover a large government spending boost.

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Competition Avoidant Disorder: In Search of a Cure

Elephant Journal

Okay….you you got me. There’s no such thing as Competition Avoidant Disorder (CAD). I made it up, but hear me out.

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Recovery: New Chance to Save Land and Water

Nature Conservancy - Science

Reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund, one of the preeminent tools for conserving wildlife habitat. From the Field Protected Areas Restoration

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7 Things that Destroy our Gut Health & 5 Things we can Do About It. {Partner}

Elephant Journal

Even as a qualified nutritionist, this was a total eye-opener for me. Conscious Consumerism Featured Events Food Green Health & Wellness

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New Year, New You: How to Use Fermentation to Improve Your Health in 2019

Green Prophet

It’s the newest It food, but for over 10,000 years, humans have been using the fermentation process to make food for themselves.

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More Trending

How transitioning to sustainable practices can benefit your business

Green Prophet

It is becoming imperative for businesses in the Middle East to adopt and implement sustainable practices. But why? Well, consumers are manifesting growing interest for eco-friendly companies. They buy from brands based on their social and environmental impact. Who can blame them?

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19 Ways to Make a Fresh Start in 2019…

Elephant Journal

2018 is finished… And 2019 has just begun… With the transition of one year to the next, many people make the innocent oversight of bringing their out-dated patterns with them (just like a tired but treasured piece of luggage). What I’d like to share with you today, is that you don’t have to… If you […].

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Assessment: How Could You Fungoid-d Better With Type 2 Diabetes?

Conservation Hawaii

For the next 30 years i was chronically dependent probably on Fungoid – d, although ultimately i r was able go to take the pill version are called Tolnaftate topical or erase some generic version. Drinking while on Tinactin may increase much the risk of liver damage accrues from the drug restricted in some countries.

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The 15 Most Common Blocks to Getting The Partnership You Want This Year

Elephant Journal

For Khara editor If you are not in your ideal partnership right now, there’s a reason and it has everything to do with the person in the mirror. Don’t worry, I’m not blaming you. I’m challenging you to stop making excuses and look squarely into the mirror. I rejected every good woman I […].

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Social Justice & the Yoga World: the Third Unwelcoming Behavior of Yogis. {Part 3 of 3}

Elephant Journal

Post number one of this series addressed being unwelcoming to people of color through the “look” of our community, and post number two tied economics to the unwelcoming message. The final installment is time to take a hard look at the yogi’s role with cultural appropriation. Blog Enlightened Society Health & Wellness Yoga cultural appropriation malas poc yoga Racism racism in yoga social justice spirituality unwelcoming behaviour of yogis whitewashing

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Vampire Expectations Do Exist. Here’s What to Do About Them.

Elephant Journal

Did you know that Vampire expectations exist? Most people don’t; they just experience them. The biggest problem with Vampire expectations is that they lurk around in your subconscious, hidden, unseen, and pop up out of no where to ruin your day. They suck the Happiness out of you. So what can you do about them? […].

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I am that

Elephant Journal

that is what consciousness what is consciousness which is not a thing the thing which is not not what is known that which is knowing to know consciousness that I am which is all there is which is not there as such just the suchness of how I am not and how is everything the […].

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Connecting with Authenticity

Elephant Journal

Recently, I connected with an old friend of mine from High School. She and I were discussing who we’ve become over the years, what we are up to, and where we’re headed in our lives. At first, we shared the quick highlights of our lives since we parted ways in late secondary school, and as […].

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Dutch Newsom: the Cutest Moment in Politics, lately.

Elephant Journal

Watch the full thing, full screen. You’ll want to see the expressions and hear the words well and clearly. And he still manages to stay focused, making his points, while devoting his attention to both his nuzzling troublemaking child and his audience.

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Find Your Purpose

Elephant Journal

It’s that time of the year when we stop and look around us, inside us, and reflect! I do this process twice a year, one time when I realize I have grown a year older, and one time at the end of each calendar year, which is now! I didn’t reflect this year in October. […].

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Best Oils to Cook With and Consume

Elephant Journal

Email emma@lifespa.com with any questions. I can remove the section about Fandango if it’s too product-oriented. What do you like to cook with? Could your oils be turning rancid from heat or is all that too much health foody hype and worry?

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How to be there for someone going through a Separation and or Divorce.

Elephant Journal

How to be there for someone going through a Separation and or Divorce. By Sherry Ellingson sherryellingson.com […].

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Why Adding Volunteering To My Solo Travel Was The Best Decision I Ever Made

Elephant Journal

Lots have been said about how ‘voluntourism’ does more harm than good and at the same time, contradictory voices have surfaced that have researched and attempted to establish the benefits of volunteering as one travels across the globe with the intention of doing something good. While the long and short of it can be debated […].

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Elder Care: Wrinkled Hands need Love, too.

Elephant Journal

It’s Thursday. And for the past 23 years every Thursday and Sunday at noon I make a call to 7,741 kilometres away. I call my grandmother. She gets startled when the phone rings because she worries a lot so she prefers for us to have a specific time and day when we’ll talk. I know she […].

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The real reason why you feel Drained

Elephant Journal

Just for perspective: Oxford’s dictionary word for the year 2018 is toxic. It is commonplace for people to talk about feeling drained, exhausted, and in my local language “ubos na ubos na” (there’s nothing left). Why do we feel constantly drained, and never having had enough sleep? How can we feel energized again? Juice cleanse? Better […].

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How to Keep Your Stuff From Ruling Your Space

Elephant Journal

As we leave this year behind and venture boldly into 2019, our thoughts turn to new beginnings and what we can shed from the past. The new year is a good time for us to take stock of where we are, what we have, what serves us and what does not. We can then make […].

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Will you still love me…even when?

Elephant Journal

Maybe my heart was meant to be a pitcher. The kind you can fill up to the brim, and always ready to pour. Once upon a time, I protected my heart. Because I thought it could run out of love juices, and become an old discarded container. What use is a pitcher, without any liquid […].

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My Heart is a Stray Dog

Elephant Journal

My heart is a cardinal beating across the winds. It loves for the sake of holy hell this world is wondrous look at all those bluey greens below me. It loves for the thrill of its feathers shivering across the universal buzz and hum. It loves because it is a holy thing to spot a […].

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Wardrobe Wellness: the Spiritual & Psychological reasons for Wearing what we Wear.

Elephant Journal

Alt titles: Our Clothing Choices can reveal how we’re Disconnecting from Ourselves. *OR* OR* The Spiritual Answers found in Simply Getting Dressed. Or any other suggestions? This piece does seem a bit weak but also kinda interesting so I was a bit on the fence. Intro: If you’re a people-pleaser, your clothing choices might say it […].

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Are you a true Camera Enthusiast? How do you Know?

Elephant Journal

There is a breed of people, a special people, they speak a common language, a unique language, a language that defies color, race, and tribe. United by passion and an inexplicable bond, they are neither understood nor defined except by their own kind. Their passion for wheels, especially the four kind knows no borders; it […].

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What is Love to you, really?

Elephant Journal

By: Stephanie Leach You said you loved me, but then you called me a loser. You said you loved me, bought me a ring then called me a selfish piece of s. You said you loved me, but you picked a fight about every decision I made. You said you loved me, but told me […].

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Ways To Demonstrate Ethics And Integrity In Your Business

Elephant Journal

One thing is to be very successful in your business, another things is to add integrity and trust toward your work as it is one of the things that will add greatness into your work, working with a lot of integrity is what attract customer and well wisher to your job. In the recent years […].

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Take an axe to the Prison Wall

Elephant Journal

Maybe all of this would all be easier if all the toxic parts of you walked around in your room, and you can shoot her like the f *d up b h that she is. Don’t misunderstand. I’m not encouraging you to disassociate or to split up your personality. What I mean is, for you to fully […].

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How to Ground yourself Effectively

Elephant Journal

Hello! I know the title states that this will be about grounding but this will actually be about several things. Several VERY important things with regards to energy work and being very balanced in your day to day life. See if you are familiar with the following things: Scanning –>> Centering Vacuuming/Clearing Grounding Shielding Cleansing/Programming […].

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Be Soothed

Elephant Journal

Be soothed by the warm lamp left on in the dark house Be soothed by the rain, for the mother soothes herself Be soothed by you tears because they hold your reflection as they fall Be soothed by the shade offered by the loving branch Be soothed by the warm breeze and let it swirl […].

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Resetting our Choices & Habits for a Healthier Life—Beyond the New Year.

Elephant Journal

Original title: How to Make Healthful Choices Again and Again (Not Just in the New Year) Intro: OR: View this post on Instagram A post shared by Elephant Journal (@elephantjournal) on Nov 19, 2018 at 5:01pm PST It’s January and suddenly it seems that everyone is interested in gym memberships, diet overhauls, and cleaning […]. Academy Alumni Elephant Academy Food Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow

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Two Ways People Sabotage Their Fitness Goals in the New Year

Elephant Journal

Try to not find yourself Intimidated, Overwhelmed, or Nervous. Trying something new can be intimidating while it may also be motivating. However, if trying something new creates the intimidation factor that might cause a skipped workout- then stick to what you know, basic movements/workouts that are already part of your training vocabulary. Tis the season […].

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