Roxanna Partow

58 Flips | 9 Magazines | 1 Following | 3 Followers | @RoxannaPartow | Keep up with Roxanna Partow on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Roxanna Partow”

3 Diet Strategies To Get You Ripped Like A Freak

Losing fat is kind of like a chess match. You need to outsmart your opponent, which in this case is your own body—an organism that wants to hold on …

How to Polish Posts: Individual Blog Post Design

Much is written about how to ‘design blogs’ (as a whole) but another element of ‘blog design’ that I think is just as important, yet not written …

zen habits

Yesterday we arrived home here in Davis, CA from a monthlong trip to Tokyo and Guam … and today I’ve been on a lovely spree, clearing out inboxes and …

Productivity

Neither Averting Nor Craving in Each Moment

I’ve been trying to more deeply study the Buddha’s Four Noble Truths lately, and because of that I constantly notice my cravings and aversions.<p>Who …

Mindfulness

This website is for sale!

The best toxin-free deodorant: an upfront guide.

I’ve been talking about it a lot, this toxin-free caper. Recently I’ve covered off toxin-free cosmetics, why I use oils in my beauty regime and …

Breast Cancer

30 Albert Einstein Quotes That Will Open Your Mind

This article was inspired by 2spare.com| Albert Einstein was a theoretical physicist who had a huge impact on science after developing his theory of …

Albert Einstein

5 Things That Happen if You Quit Sugar for Life

Kayla Matthews, Natural Society<p>First, let’s set the record straight by saying that sugar in and of itself isn’t evil, per se. It occurs naturally in …

7 Stretches In 7 Minutes For Complete Lower Back Pain Relief

One of the consequences of being sedentary, and also being incredibly active, is back pain. About <b>31 million Americans</b> experience lower back pain at …

Yoga

Finding Your Work Sweet Spot: Genuine Interest, Skills & Opportunity

There are two types of work in this world. The first is the laborious kind, which I call “work with obligation.” It’s work that we do because of a …

Self-improvement

The Futility of Always Pushing Myself to Be More

For the last eight years, I’ve had an internal struggle: between wanting to improve myself, and wanting to be content.<p>To be honest, I haven’t …

Mentally Strong People: The 13 Things They Avoid

<i>Editors’ Note: Following the huge popularity of this post, article source Amy Morin has authored a guest post on exercises to increase mental strength here and Cheryl Conner has interviewed Amy in a Forbes video chat about this article here.</i><p>For all the time executives spend concerned about physical …

If You Don't Feel These 10 Ways In Your Relationship It's Not Real

Relationships are all about feelings. One morning, you're up; by night, you're down… but by “down,” I don't mean in the dumps. I mean down to the …

12 Pieces Of Buddhist Wisdom That Will Transform Your Life

<b>1. LIVE WITH COMPASSION</b><p>Compassion is one of the most revered qualities in Buddhism and great compassion is a sign of a highly realized human</b> …

Now It’s Easier Than Ever To Invest In Stocks For Social Good

With a new online brokerage aimed at millennials, you can pick a theme–like “Improve Education” or “No Glass Ceiling”–and invest. The catch is you’ll still be supporting big, conventional conglomerates.<p>It’s often said that the average millenial is more socially-conscious than previous generations. …

Investing

#1 Positive Thinking & Self Help Community

HEALTH AND WELLNESS – POWER OF POSITIVITY More HEALTH AND WELLNESS – POWER OF POSITIVITY<p>mental health<p>Read More<p>The Most Common OCD Symptoms You are …

Mental Health

30 Ideas for Your 30th Birthday Party

There’s no need to cry over kissing your 20s goodbye. Hitting the big 3-0 isn’t all that bad, especially when you throw an amazing party! Bring out the balloons and the cake, because we have some killer themes, photo booth ideas, and treat yo’ self gift ideas that will all have you saying, “20s …

Decorations

The Case for Caring About Your Work

Less than a decade ago, it seemed to become a trend to create “passive” income and outsource everything and go live on a beach while the money piled …

9 Ways to Reconnect With Your Higher Self

What if I told you that your higher self lies beyond the barriers of this physical world, but you can still access this high vibrational being while …

Spirituality

11 Things to Start Doing For Yourself Right Now

<b>“People will always say all sorts of stuff. Let them. I’m enjoying my life.” -Angelina Jolie</b><p>No matter where you go, you will always hear the saying: …

Happiness

The creative power of saying no: why focus is the key to innovation

by Scott Anthony<p>Innovation is transforming the way we work, live, play and communicate. As competition intensifies and the pace of change …

9 Signs You’re Letting Your Ego Run Your Life

<b>We must go beyond the constant clamor of ego, beyond the tools of logic and reason, to the still, calm place within us: the realm of the soul. –</b> …

Positive Thinking

How to Delete and Reset Your Mind

<b>“You cannot expect to live a positive life if you hang with negative people.” ~ Joel Osteen</b><p>How do positive people react when they are faced with …

Self-help

6 Morning Habits to Guarantee a Great Day

<i>How many times have we heard that morning is the most important part of the day?</i><p>It’s true. The way that we begin our day has a definite impact on how …

Positive Thinking

My TOP 10 eBay Productivity Tools!

Do you <b>WORK</b> online or do you have an online <b>BUSINESS?</b><p><b>As there’s a difference, a huge one in fact.</b><p>Over the years, I have been contacted by hundreds, …

Selling