The old adage, “Are we there yet?” is often applied to discussions of happiness, as if a person works towards happiness and one day “arrives.”
We have to stop shouting past each other and listen to why so many of us are pained by what we’re witnessing.
When you observe the safest states in America you will find they generally have the most open gun laws in the entire country. On the other end of the spectrum the states with the strictest guns laws in place tend to rank the highest in national crime statistics. Is this a coincidence?
Each day when we wake up, we make a conscience decision on what we want our day to be. Once the interactions begin with those outside of your mind, you begin to alter the choices that you just made. Sometimes these adjustments are for the better and will enhance the positivity and productivity of your … Continue reading Setting Your Week Up Right
In terms of your health, happiness, and deepest values, one of the worst things that can happen is to live with a resentful, angry, or emotionally abusive partner. The worst thing you can develop, in terms of your health, happiness, and deepest values, is an identity as a victim. Victim identity destroys personal power and undermines … Continue reading A Title You Don’t Want To Claim: Victim
Women, who get into these psychologically abusive relationships, tend to think that there's something wrong with them and that they are the reason he does the things he does. This stems from them being in these types of relationships for almost all of their lives, beginning in childhood. It's entirely possible for them not to understand … Continue reading It’s Not Him, It’s Me.
The entire global atmosphere comprises of mostly graphic violence. From the programs we watch on television or in the theaters, the music we listen to, the games we play and the daily pounding of images on the internet and the actual sources of those images; the take away is crystal clear, we are violent and … Continue reading Little Blue Marble Awash In Red
It may be hard to imagine, but the holidays are just a little more than two weeks away! If you're prepared for this then your holiday shopping is complete, presents are wrapped and hiding safely where the little ones won't find them and you're putting the finishing touches on your holiday meal. The remaining ones who … Continue reading A Little Holiday Cheer