Amy Kemp

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Pear Custard Loaf Cake

When pears are in season, I eat a lot of them. I love their sweet, delicate flavor and enjoy them on their own, with good cheeses and baked into …

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Overcoming resistance to meditation

No matter how much experience we have of meditation being beneficial in our lives, and of not meditating making life harder for us, we can still end …

Following Your Internal Compass and Making Your Own Decisions

<b>“Believe nothing no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and common sense.”</b> …

Researchers Finally Show How Mindfulness and Your Thoughts Can Induce Specific Molecular Changes To Your Genes

Michael Forrester, <i>Prevent Disease</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>With evidence growing that training the mind or inducing specific modes of consciousness can have …

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You Can Make More Friends in Two Months By Becoming Interested in Other People

You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in …

75 Benefits of Meditation for an Inspired Life

Amanda Froelich, <i>Guest</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>How many times have you heard ‘meditation is good for you!’, yet you resist the actual act of sitting in silence …

How-To: Housewarming Gift Jars

Know someone who’s getting ready to move? Make the job a little bit easier with this helpful housewarming gift jar idea from Camille at Be What We Love!<p>So smart!<p>Head over to Be What We Love to see what Camille put in hers.

7 Ways To Let Go Of Insecurity In Your Relationship

I have felt unworthy of love for a lot of my life. A common question that replayed in my head during my high school years was: “<i>Why would anyone be</i> …

60+ Family Tradition Ideas | The Art of Manliness

Last week we published an article that discussed why and how to establish family traditions. Traditions offer numerous benefits: they strengthen your …

How to Be a Good Neighbor | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post by</i> <i>John Corcoran</i><i>.</i><p>A new family moved in next door to me a few weeks ago, but to my 3-year-old son, you would have …

امووون 💔 on Twitter: "Knows your fruit calories! http://t.co/DCEeuX31f9"

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What the Color of Your Pee Says About Your Health

It's not something you might think about often, but your pee can tell you a lot about your body. This graphic from Cleveland Clinic shows what …

Starting Your Mindfulness Meditation Practice

No matter how much we talk about it, read about it, or study it, putting a mindfulness practice into practice can be challenging. But what are we to …

50 Happiness Quotes to Change the Way You Think

<i>“People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.”<br>―Abraham Lincoln</i><p>It usually isn’t what you have, where you are, or what you’ve been …

Meditation - The Rise of Futuristic Medicine From An Ageless Practice

Debbie West, <i>Contributor</i><b> <br>Waking Times</b><p>Meditation, an ageless practice that involves clearing away the information overload that builds up in our …

Why We Struggle to Find Ourselves and How to Do It

<b>“On a deeper level you are already complete. When you realize that, there is a playful, joyous energy behind what you do.” ~Eckhart Tolle</b><p>For a long …

11 Super Foods for Your Skin and Brain

Beauty versus brains. We can forever debate which is more important, but when it comes to our diet, many of the same foods support both our skin AND intellect. Besides, who decided we can’t have it all?<p>If you’ve been looking for a shortlist that will keep you healthy and primed to make your best …

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10 Surprising Facts About How Our Brains Work

One of the things that surprises me time and time again is how we think our brains work and how they actually do.<p>On many occasions I find myself …

Labyrinth Walks / The twisty path to clarity

I lead what most people would consider a habitually stressful life. One aspect of this is that I’m nearly always busy—usually with half a dozen major …