You’re your own ship sailing the world’s waters; no matter how strong the current, you don’t sink when the water stays outside the ship. If you’re feeling weighed down by a certain toxic environment, here’s some inspiration to keep your faith afloat and help you sail through rough waters with peace still in your ship.
From personal experience, life is much sweeter, richer, easier, productive, and meaningful when I’m feeling good and allowing space for those things that make me smile—by “things” I mean experiences, and by “experiences” I mean HOW I experience my life. I think this list might provoke in you an appetite for happiness, too.
Learn to love the path you walk so much that you don’t give comparison a second thought, or chaos too much thought. Affirm that you will breathe, and that you will think of solutions once you’ve become calm—and you will become calm. These quotes about stress will help you soften your resistance to everything you […]
I’m continually renewing my pact to do everything slowly, just to evolve worn out processes and change old habits into something more helpful, meaningful, and joyful. Be Still My Soul is a poetic call to stop multitasking and simplify our gaze, letting our slow and steady pace perfume the world with grace.
These simple summer affirmations will help you begin to use two of the most (if not the most) powerful words, I AM, to your advantage. The intention with each affirmation is to redirect your focus when you feel anything other than wonderful, so you can truly enjoy summer. After all, it’s hard to have fun […]
Over recent years, stress prevention and management has become one of my most cherished areas of focus. Since stress grows in intensity the longer it’s ignored, the best stress response is one that happens fairly soon and interrupts stress in its infancy. The “Instant Calming Sequence” lives up to its name, and I invite you […]
These three deep breathing exercises are simple to deploy in any given situation (which is why I love them), and can play a valuable role in managing stress. The outside world can be chaos, and most of the time it’s beyond our control; the inner world, when peaceful, proves to be a powerful source of […]
When things get a little messy, you still retain one great power. These quotes about strength aren’t about forcing ourselves to be what we’re not or to make it all happen, but they remind us that true strength is based in deep love, and a trust that nothing is ever left undone.
Meditation is more accessible than most people think. Sure, meditating for 20 minutes a day has some serious benefits, but in actuality you only need a few minutes to make a big difference. This 4-minute meditation from Rebekah Borucki is living, breathing proof.
I’ve had a rendezvous or two with grief and anger, and I have a few words to share about the experience. Maybe something said here can reconnect you with a healing truth.