Wed.Feb 20, 2019

Pubic Hair and Freedom

Elephant Journal

One summer day when I was 12 years old, I donned my bikini and was shocked to see way too much pubic hair expressively poking out the sides with horrifyingly unbridled freedom. I grabbed a disposable razor and some soap and went at it.

2019 91

A Visual Summary: 32 Learning Theories Every Teacher Should Know

The Green Changemakers

by Terry Heick Learning theory–and the research that goes into it–is a topic seen frequently in universities and teaching programs, then less frequently after once teachers begin practicing in the classroom. Why this is true is complicated. (If

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Breathing Into Anxiety (How Breathwork Saved My Life)

Elephant Journal

It was a beautiful spring day. I was sitting in my good friend’s kitchen, watching her bake. She was stirring up pound cake batter in her Kitchen Aid mixer, sharing that it was something she made once a week for her family to enjoy.

2019 91

WHO is Bunny Yan and What is the Squirrelz? Just the Smartest Sharing Economy Idea Ever!

Eco Chic

If you’ve started to collect a pile of scrap fabric, or wondered what to do with your collection of buttons, designer Bunny Yan has a solution—pay it forward.

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7 Ways this Solo Mama wins at the Toddler Air Travel Game.

Elephant Journal

If everyone around you is glaring at you for bringing a small germ-carrying child onto the airplane, including the flight attendant (this only ever happens on United States domestic flights), you aren’t going to be able to.

2019 87

Heroines for the Planet: Tea Expert and Climate Change Scientist Selena Ahmed

Eco Chic

I met Ethnobotanist Dr. Selena Ahmed at a tea and climate change event Eco-Chick attended in the fall of 2012. Selena eloquently spoke about her work and the book she co-authored with Michael Freeman: “ Tea Horse Road: China’s Ancient Trade with Tibet.” ” .

2019 41

Aging is Living; One Precious and Wild Life

Elephant Journal

Is your Facebook feed full of advertisements promising miracle products that will stop aging in its tracks? Mine is. I wonder if these ads are targeting all women, or just middle-aged women like me. Either way, a little while back I went down the rabbit hole clicking away at the various ads until I clicked […].

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You Did Not Earn Your Illness :The Dark Side of Alternative Healing

Elephant Journal

Several years ago, I was at a party in a neighbourhood I had recently moved to and I must have been enjoying myself because I was uncharacteristically unguarded in that one moment which left me feeling equally riddled with vulnerability and bristling with fury. I don’t usually immediately reveal to strangers that I have Multiple […].

2019 70

The Quiet, Intimate & Ultimately Devastating Grief that One in Four Women will Experience.

Elephant Journal

The next 24 hours were incredibly tough. I encountered the worst physical pain I’ve ever experienced in my life. Academy Apprentice/Audit Blogs Elephant Academy Enlightened Society Family Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) elephant magazine family infant loss losing a child miscarriage one in four women pregnancy pregnancy loss tragic experience

2019 70

A Lifetime’s Journey to Love

Elephant Journal

The Unexpected Love Letter In my 20’s I eagerly awaited the famous Mister Right! I just knew he’d be coming around any corner at any moment, and we would—by the time I was 28—live in a house just like the one I saw across the street from where I lived (I loved the look of that […].

2019 69

Yes, You Can Still Meet Men Organically

Elephant Journal

I was brunching with a friend last weekend when she looked at me and said with surprise “are you telling me that you meet men organically, like not on apps.” “Yes,” Yes,” I replied equally surprised. She followed with “oh, I didn’t know anyone did that anymore. I guess since you an expert, you know how.” […].

2019 67

All that we have to Show for Love. {Poem}

Elephant Journal

Love is, we are slowly saying goodbye, shifting from light to darkness, ever moving along, our stories, our lives, forever married, in time. Arts Enlightened Society Health & Wellness Love elephant magazine love love is mindful love real love relationships this is what love is

2019 67

Why I Destroyed all the Men who Loved Me.

Elephant Journal

I am ashamed to admit this, but I have destroyed good men’s egos by pushing them away. Academy Apprentice/Audit Blogs Elephant Academy Enlightened Society Health & Wellness Love Non New-Agey Spirituality boundaries childhood childhood wounds destroyed relationships elephant magazine healing inner child love past traumas push people away relationships

2019 67

Leave her Wild & she will Always Come Back to You.

Elephant Journal

We whisper stories of capture, heads shaking, “me too,” but we were born with more than two words. Storm the castle. Lasso the voices who told us our intensity, our passion, our relentless creativity were dangerous. Arts Inspiring (Wow) Love Non New-Agey Spirituality Sexy awareness change compassion elephant magazine free freedom healing life love Love her poetry relationships self love spirituality wild wild woman women

2019 67

Can the Kids Save Us?

Elephant Journal

Can the kids save us? Adults keep saying: ‘We owe it to the young people to give them hope.’ ’ But I don’t want your hope. I don’t want you to be hopeful. I want you to panic. I want you to feel the fear I feel every day. And then I want you to […]. Academy Alumni Elephant Academy

2019 67

Benefits of Trance States

Elephant Journal

10 Benefits of Entering Trance States As yogis, we share a passion for observing the contents of our consciousness. From this examination comes the pivotal question: Who is the I? It is by asking similar questions that we hope to reach deeper into our subconscious and superconscious minds. Through different states of consciousness such as […].

2019 66

The Perfect Ingredient

Elephant Journal

Life is a mystery. Each individual has seemingly countless experiences that have come to fruition making us the exact individual we are at this very moment.

2019 63

Questions You Should Ask Your School’s Athletic Trainer (ATC)

Elephant Journal

Student athletics has revolutionized the sports world as now motivated young prospects can be trained to the best of their abilities at a young age, providing more success for them in later life.

2019 61

Say it loud and go from there…

Elephant Journal

I just finished watching the Season Finale of Grey’s Anatomy – twice – back to back. I had to rewatch it just to listen to Avery’s words again, right before he crashed April’s wedding with a love declaration that would make every stone on this Earth melt. Accompanied by a touching version of ‘Total […].

2019 59

Don’t Go For Rhinoplasty If You Have These 3 Health Conditions

Elephant Journal

Because of the rising popularity of rhinoplasty surgery, commonly known as a “nose job”, it would be no surprise if you are considering having one.

2019 56

Do These 5 Things To Get Your Partner to Really Listen to You.

Elephant Journal

You’re annoying the s**t out of your partner. Yes… you. I know it’s hard to hear but you are. And for those of you who aren’t currently in a relationship, it’s possible you may have been doing the same thing at one time with your ex. How do I know this? Because we all have […].

2019 56

APPRENTICE The Importance of the Inaccessible in Art.

Elephant Journal

If you’ve ever stood in front of a magnificent painting in a museum, you may have felt stunned. Stopped. Unable to move as your mind sought an answer to why the piece so intrigued and captivated you. For me, this happened at the Prado Museum in Madrid.

2019 56

Perfectionism in Life: Advantage or Disadvantage

Elephant Journal

The aim of perfection is often confused as direct link to success. More often than not, both has no direct correlation. Perhaps, as a result of persistence – but never because of perfectionism. When do conscientiousness becomes helpful and when does it become a threat?

2019 56

Living in Harmony with Nature – The Ancient Indian Style

Elephant Journal

Living in harmony with nature should not just be an expression but should also be put into practice. You reap what you sow’ if you decide to be good to nature, nature will also be good to you. Yes, we all know the significance of the environment in human lives, well to be more precise […].

2019 55

14 Most Lavish Trophies in 2019

Elephant Journal

If we signify any small to big achievement in the sports, giving trophy is a tradition since ancient eras. Olympic Games have the most coveted history, and trophies for first three runner places are still famous as a trend. Gold trophy was spared for the first place winner, silver for the second, and bronze for […].

2019 55

Through the Ocean and Onto the Shore: A Lesson in Letting Go

Elephant Journal

The ocean has always called my name. From the first time I set foot on the sand of its shores and heard the thunderous but calming roar of its presence, I sensed an undeniable connection. “I I am so much more than what your eye can see,” it whispered. Pay very close attention; learn from me.” […].

2019 54

Things I’ve Learned from My Dog

Elephant Journal

There’s so much power in a dog’s love. It’s nonjudgmental, always available and filled with honesty. A dog shares a sense of commitment that’s not based on conditional love or looks or money; that kind of love purity is rare and sadly too short because the life span of our canine buddies isn’t a long […].

2019 50

Naxos Raises To Tourists Preferences

Elephant Journal

I have visit Naxos three times the first time was in late 80s It wasn’t a planned trip I was in Paros with three of my best Friends when we all have graduate and before our last day we took a day trip to Naxos. When we all got there at the port it seemed […].

2019 47

5 Golden Productivity Tips for Travel Bloggers

Elephant Journal

Productivity tips for Travel Bloggers Traveling and witnessing the beauty the world has set out for you are a blessing, really. From losing your thoughts into the emerald-green ocean to interacting with the locals and joining them in their daily activities, traveling provides a holistic experience like no other. However, if you are working while […].

2019 46

Turn Every Day into a Valentine’s Day with Sexy Lingerie

Elephant Journal

Valentine’s Day has just passed by and the scent of romance is lingering in the air. This is the time when many lovers dare to profess their love in hopes of getting their feelings returned and the couple who are already together renew their declarations of love. For most people, this is also the favorite […].

2019 43

twin flame continued: the journey into my mind

Elephant Journal

Unconditional still Its now almost exactly one year since our paths first crossed, and 2 months exactly since I last spent any time with her. I’ll tell you, these last 2 months have been something else. Much more trying then the last. I’ve come to notice very small changes in the environment around […].

2019 43

Awareness can awaken your amazing potential. It did for me.

Elephant Journal

Life happens when we’re busy making other plans. It did for me, at least. Four years ago, after a lifetime of anxieties and feeling a disconnection of sorts, my ‘life’ as it was fell apart. I suddenly became homeless whilst unemployed. One thing led to another, and serendipity took me hundreds of miles from the […].

2019 43

7 Pink Crystals That Will Actually Make Your Fall in Love with Pink Stones

Elephant Journal

Since ancient times gemstones played their role in both myths and legends. Some of them tell a story, some of them are gifts from gods while some have amazing healing powers. But, all of them have one thing in common – they are absolutely beautiful! Their beauty and shine is probably the main reason why people […].

2019 43

Thanks Perfect Ingredient

Elephant Journal

Life is a mystery. Each individual has seemingly countless experiences that have come to fruition making us the exact individual we are at this very moment. The human condition put us on this celestial rock at a precise time in history, in a random location, born into an individual family and regional community. We all experience life […].

2019 40

The Perfect Ingredient

Elephant Journal

Life is a mystery. Each individual has seemingly countless experiences that have come to fruition making us the exact individual we are at this very moment. The human condition put us on this celestial rock at a precise time in history, in a random location, born into an individual family and regional community. We all experience life and […].

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