Thu.Jan 10, 2019

You Had Me at Alien Green:  An Ode to Frivolous Decision Making

Elephant Journal

When it came time to replace my beloved Honda Odyssey, I had to take several important factors into consideration: cost, gas mileage, seating capacity, and cargo room chief among them. We are a blended family of six who travels a ton, often with all four of our teenaged boys in tow.

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? Getting Ready For End Times On A Real-Life Noah’s Ark

Green Prophet

It takes grit to pursue a dream, and for Dutch carpenter Johan Huibers, a literal dream drove him to recreate Noah’s Ark.

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Make Self-Care your Number One Priority this Year—and, No, that’s not Selfish.

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Self-care is an essential practice, not only for our own well-being, but also for those around us. Enlightened Society Health & Wellness Love Non New-Agey Spirituality elephant magazine fear of failing goals healthier new year relationship sacrifice ourselves saying no self love self-care

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judge rules pfizer will face trial over Medicated impact on inmate

Conservation Hawaii

Someone who buys is addicted to either the zinc oxide emissions or Daily light guard defense fluid and broad spectrum spf 30 might sexually abuse them interchangeably, but everywhere they would still likely notice a difference itself in the way contradict each drug affects only them. Medicated is the brand name of for zinc oxide under investigation which it is distributed mainly in mainland Canada.

One Major Love Mistake All Empaths and Sensitive Souls Are Doing Without Knowing.

Elephant Journal

If you’re a lover and seeker of honesty, this is for you… There are a lot of people out there who attract others into their lives that get off on healing themselves through hurting others. So what’s the deal, why you?

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Malaria prevention when travelling to the Middle East

Green Prophet

Marigolds have a compound inside them that can keep malaria-carrying mosquitos at bay. About a hundred years ago, large swamps of areas in the Middle East were teaming with malaria –– including Israel.

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Words of Comfort for when our Heart Hurts & we’re not sure if we Can Forgive.

Elephant Journal

Looking back on those frayed pages of my life, I see that the road to forgiveness can be utterly confusing. I see that maybe the map is not like what I thought it'd be. It's both darker and sweeter, more. Inspiring (Wow) Love Non New-Agey Spirituality forgiveness healing heartache heartbreak love self-care strength surrender words of comfort

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Garshana: How & Why to Practice this Ayurvedic Self-Massage Technique.

Elephant Journal

Garshana is a dry, lymphatic, skin-exfoliating, vigorous massage using raw silk gloves (wool can be used as an alternative), which create skin friction and static electricity. According to Ayurveda, static electricity. Health & Wellness ayurveda detox elephant magazine garshana lymphatic system self-massage skin health static electricity wellness tips

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Are you a Smartphone Addict? Maybe it’s Time to go into Recovery.

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Social media has its place and its time, and that is not 24-7. It’s all about balance. Enlightened Society Family Health & Wellness cell phones elephant magazine iphone mental health phone present in the moment quiet moments serotonin social media technology

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3 Simple Ways We Can Live A Healthier Lifestyle.

Elephant Journal

We could all benefit from living a healthier lifestyle. And today we’re going to go through 3 practical ways to do so. Make Tryptophan Your New Best Friend According to the CDC more than a third of adults don’t get enough sleep.

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The Spiritual & Psychological reasons we Wear what we Wear.

Elephant Journal

When it comes to our wardrobes, we tend to think we are making conscious choices in what we wear, yet my experience working with clients tells me most of our style choices are. Health & Wellness Right Livelihood choosing our clothes clothing clothing choices elephant magazine fashion people-pleaser psychological wardrobe wellness wearing

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Dear Pain

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Dear pain, I see you. I feel you. Gripping my muscles, pulsating in my head, coursing through my body. Creating mood swings, panic attacks, heavy emotions. Creating tears, fears, sobbing, and insomnia. You are intense, relentless, uncontrollable, and unavoidable. You prevent me from walking, from sleeping, from living. From peace. You refuse to back down. […].

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Trevor Noah’s Best Takeaways on President Trump’s Speech.

Elephant Journal

Did you watch President Trump’s speech on Tuesday night? The one where he painted a hysterical, racist, and fearful image of the immigrants entering the U.S. from Mexico. Nothing new here really, as he regularly refers to immigrants as “criminals” and “terrorists.”) ”) Did the speech make you angry? Did you want to cry? Did you […].

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

Elephant Journal

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. 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. To do work you care […]. Blog Featured Events Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis

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The spark of a shared business dream is manifested for three geographically dispersed meditators

Elephant Journal

Three Chicks Meditating On A Shared Business Dream We met through meditation teacher training. Bonds were formed over an intense shared experience where rigor and intensity make a shared experience richer and seals the kind of lasting friendship that can only be forged from completing a program of study requiring you to show up fully. We […].

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Fitting Room Frenzy – Daily wisdom from the dressing room –

Elephant Journal

The other day I went shopping for jeans with my niece. Jean shopping is notoriously a personal thing. Despite what the fashion world tells us that we should be wearing, our bodies ultimately guide us to that treasured pair of jeans we will wear and repair despite the well-deserved and worn holes in the crotch […].

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WALKING VS. RUNNING

Elephant Journal

New York, 1987. It’s January. Her sneakers feel tight. Emily keeps them on anyway. The phone rings. An enthusiastic voice on the other side says: “Are you ready? We’ll be there in five minutes.” She hangs up the phone. There is an ambiguous smile on her face while she adjusts her ski hat. Emily is […].

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Ways To Be Closer To Your Siblings

Elephant Journal

I can practically say when I was growing up my sister was the biggest threat I had, we fight daily and always have reasons to step on each other’s toes, you know this children tantrum you give when your sister collect your teddy bear and you have to raise alarm and before you know it […].

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An Open Letter From A Mom Who Hates Motherhood

Elephant Journal

Every mama has a different story. Our journeys into motherhood vary, as do the struggles, challenges, and emotions that come with the job. Each and every one of us are entitled to feel ALL the feels, as deep as they come, embracing them and growing from them along the way. We are mothers.

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Lymphoma In Dogs: What Is It, What Are The Signs, And How To Treat it

Elephant Journal

50% of all dogs over age 10 will die from cancer. Lymphoma is one of those cancers and accounts for 10-20% of all forms of cancer found in dogs. Lymphoma is ultimately a death sentence, and we don’t even know how to prevent it or what causes it. Fortunately, it is highly treatable, […].

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5 Insights From the Ritual of Everyday Work.

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How to Appreciate Any Ceremony, Formal or Informal, Through Keeping Routine. I had experienced something spiritual in candle-lit midnight mass at Christmas in the Presbyterian Church. There was power in the smell of bees-wax candles and frankincense in the Catholic Church. There was joy in watching the altar, shaking hands and taking Holy Communion. So […].

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Tips To Excel In Your Career

Elephant Journal

There is one thing to be talented than there is another thing for you to work extra hard to fulfilling the talent into something worth while, excelling in one’s dream work is something that gives joy and un ending fulfillment towards life, we all choose to excel in every of our endeavors but it takes […].

Use the Icebergs for clean drinking Water

Elephant Journal

[link] We need do do this befor we start another war over clean water.

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How To Deal With Non-Performing Employees At The Workplace

Elephant Journal

Human resources are supposed to be one of the biggest resources in a business. The success of your business depends on the performance of your employees. But what happens if they don’t performing up to your expectations? In today’s competitive business world, a company can’t ignore an under-performing employee. It must be able to manage […].

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What Keeps Us Trapped in Creative Flow

Elephant Journal

All the greatest minds in history have been, at one point, addicted to creative flow. The arising, the quivering, the tremor of the first impulse of energy out of formlessness is inherently pleasurable. It is the nature of pure happiness. It is like sex that has been set free from the constraints of the genitalia, […]. Arts Enlightened Society art awareness creative flow creativity mindfulness unfinished projects

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Pepper Rutland on: Charities Making the Highest Impact

Elephant Journal

The people of the United States give an incredible amount of money each year to a variety of charitable causes. When people give their hard-earned money, they want to know it is going to a good cause. They want to know that their money is having an impact and making a difference. One way to […].

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Are you feeling at home? Or – How my torn jeans woke me up

Elephant Journal

The other day, I was sitting at my desk, minding my own business, when something strange happened. I felt a weird shift inside, like I was not in my own skin. My hand looked like a weird shape with dangly digits. My skin tingled. Here is the best way I can describe what happened… […].

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UNDERSTANDING OUR CHOICES

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Lisa leaves a job that gives her financial security—saying goodbye to everyone she knows in her city—to start a new life elsewhere. With enough money to cover rent and food for maybe six months, she moves to a foreign country. Lisa doesn’t speak the language and she doesn’t know anyone. Her dissatisfaction and […].

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LOVE THAT INSPIRES SENSIBLE ACTIONS

Elephant Journal

Brazil, 2007. The wind blows warm air through a tiny window in 14-year-old Sandra’s bedroom, but she can’t feel anything. Lying on the bed, Sandra’s cold body shakes, her tongue stiffens, saliva runs down her face. The bed is wet. She is unconscious. Those witnessing her suffering are Jehovah’s Witnesses. The fervent prayers begin. Cold […].

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Pepper Rutland on Philanthropy: Holiday Giving Guide

Elephant Journal

The holidays are a wonderful time to reflect on the abundance in our lives. As people contemplate their own good fortunes, they are often inspired to give to charities. Being generous with money is an admirable quality, and the world always needs givers. For contributions to do their best, a bit of due diligence on the […].

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Pepper Rutland Offers Simple Ideas for Getting Involved in Your Community

Elephant Journal

There are many reasons you might want to get involved in your community. You might be an introvert and looking for a way to meet new people. Alternatively, you might be looking for a way to share your success and give back to your community in some meaningful way. Whatever motivates you to want to […].

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10 Things Teachers Should Start Using in the Classroom

Elephant Journal

Modern Teacher “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.” — Kahlil Gibran The education industry has climbed the tech-savvy ladder! Whether it be a primary school teacher, high school teacher or even a college professor. Educators these days need to acquire specific skills. Technology is driving us personally, professionally, […].

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5 Ways You Can Help Your Partner Reach Their Goals

Elephant Journal

Having someone you can call your own, that same person you wake up beside every morning, the one you want to spend every hour and minutes of your life with is a great feeling isn’t? Of course it is and aside from all the sweet sweet feelings your render your partner during a relationship you […].

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