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Healthy spark reflection-Insight into learning
Sunday, February 12, 2012      1 comments

Every season in life is full of learning experiences. One step leads to the next and we can draw on the past and walk confidently through trials as our wisdom grows. Our thoughts eventually turn into our habits, which determine where our lives g... Read more
What we can learn about patience from a diamond
Friday, February 10, 2012      0 comments

Trying (but failing) to see your goals realized can be frustrating. Margaret Thatcher once said "You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it," and she was absolutely right. You've got to believe that you will succeed! Never admit def... Read more
What leaps of faith are you willing to take?
Thursday, February 09, 2012      1 comments

Trying new things can give you a real zest for life. Pushing beyond your comfort zone in a responsible way helps you grow confidence and creativity that you can apply to your everyday life. Do not let fear control what you do (or don't) do? Whil... Read more
Tending two shops
Tuesday, February 07, 2012      3 comments

People can be hard to deal with. Are your co-workers constantly annoying you? Does your neighbor rake his leaves into your yard every fall? Is your child high-maintenance and needy? Often we let our frustrations and anger towards people and situ... Read more
The positive cycle of forgiveness-daily healthy reflection
Monday, February 06, 2012      2 comments

Without forgiveness life is governed endless cycle of resentment and retaliation. - Roberto Assagioli OK, be honest. Do you hold grudges? Do you allow old drama to determine your behavior? Is there someone you just can't seem to forg... Read more
Reinforcing Healthy Competition-SP Healthy reflection for today
Sunday, February 05, 2012      1 comments

Once the game is over, the king and the pawn go back in the same box. - Italian proverb Competition is a natural part of life. We are faced with competition for jobs, a mate, and even the best parking spot at the store. Approachin... Read more
Do you succumb to laziness?=SP Healthy Reflection
Friday, February 03, 2012      1 comments

If it is to be, it is up to me. - Author Unknown We commonly procrastinate or put off an activity altogether by saying "It will get done eventually" or "Someone else will do it." Wrong! Being lazy and not taking responsibility are wastes... Read more
What wealth do you possess?
Thursday, February 02, 2012      2 comments

They who give have all things; they who withhold have nothing. - Hindu Proverb There is a long-standing tradition for Buddhist monks to rise each morning very early and set out to collect alms bowls, and go out into their community to... Read more
Shining your light on a friend's shade
Wednesday, February 01, 2012      1 comments

Remember, we all stumble, every one of us. That's why it's a comfort to go hand in hand. - Emily Kimbrough You can't turn on a country music station without hearing a song about someone down on their luck. But what about those around you? Th... Read more
Is the grass truly greener on the other side? Healthy Reflection of the day
Tuesday, January 31, 2012      1 comments

Instead of comparing our lot with that of those who are more fortunate than we are, we should compare it with the lot of the great majority of our fellow men. It then appears that we are among the privileged. - Helen Keller Do you ever fe... Read more
Are you setting the pace for your health?
Sunday, January 29, 2012      0 comments

I can feel the wind go by when I run. It feels good. It feels fast. - Evelyn Ashford, American athlete Exercise can be extremely uplifting! Marathon runners often talk about a "runner's high." Not only does working out help your physical ... Read more
The shepherd always tries to persuade the sheep that their interests and his own are the same. - St
Saturday, January 28, 2012      0 comments

Leading a successful flock Be mindful of who you are following. By no means develop a skeptical temperament towards authority, but consider the quality of the leadership before you. Are you allowing informed consent to be the rule of your a... Read more
Understanding happiness
Tuesday, January 24, 2012      3 comments

Happiness is a state of mind, not a way of life or a destination that you'll reach one day. Bumps in the road of life are to be expected, and we cannot let them ruin our days. We often think that if a combination of factors would just fall into ... Read more
Be worthy of imitation
Friday, January 20, 2012      2 comments

They say imitation is the greatest compliment, but are your actions worthy of imitation? We are all in some setting of leadership. Whether it be as a parent, boss, or friend we should constantly examine the example we are setting for th... Read more
Dividing your attention between two dreams
Tuesday, January 17, 2012      2 comments

Today's healthy reflection One essential goal-setting strategy is to be as specific as possible about your desires. Write out your goals and formulate a detailed plan about how you are going to achieve this goal. Baby steps are important,... Read more

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