I chose these suffering quotes because they highlight the fact that we must go through a process of transformation to get to where we want to be; we don’t just end up there by chance. If you’re battling negative thoughts or a painful past, I invite you to look at your current situation a little […]
Sit with your discomfort, and you’ll see what lies underneath those uncomfortable feelings. Every emotion is a guide, pointing you to self-discovery and the kind of life you want to be living. When good things are falling apart, and you need a little more light, consider what healing lies above and beyond the immediate and […]
Sometimes, paper is the best listener. When life is crazy and barely bearable, writing is how I recalibrate and realign with the peace that’s present in the middle of the storm. Whether you love to write or you’re looking for another way to feel better, these journaling prompts for stress relief have a lot of […]
Restful nights breed happier days, and I think we all deserve to wake up feeling refreshed more often than not. Learn how to fall asleep easier with this physician-approved relaxation technique (I’ve tried it and it’s really helpful when I can’t seem to get my brain to stop going, going, going).
Ruminating on negative thoughts, painful memories, and perceived problems can hold us back from living a life that feels truly amazing. It’s really difficult to build a positive life if we continually identify with the negativity we encounter, thinking it’s who we are. A soothing thought it is, then, that you are not the negative […]
Your personal power to create the kind of life you experience is beyond imagination, really; how could we possibly imagine every possibility? Whatever it is you’d like to have more control over, whatever you’d like to enjoy more and resist less, know that you contain what it takes to live the way you want to […]
This past week has left me a tad bit drained, but I’m hopeful still. Though slightly mentally exhausted (that’s a generous statement!), peace was still accessible, because how will we ever know with certainty what works until we experience what doesn’t work? If you (desperately) need some light this week, try one of these affirmations.
It’s so hard to feel better sometimes; I’m familiar with this truth. If you feel stuck in a rut or deep in a hole and you kind of almost want to stay there, but there’s a part of you that knows there’s a better way, consider these three ways to feel better—they’re available to you […]
This is a call for you to enter a place of silence without needing to add to it. There’s a sanctuary within, and some call it your still point, inner peace, blissful surrender, presence, or enlightenment. If you’re not sure how to quiet the mind (or doubt it’s even possible), these quotes might help you […]
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.