Annabelle Montgomery

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30 Forgoten Buddha Quotes on Life

“Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.” – Buddha<p>“No one saves us but ourselves.” – …

7 Profound Lessons From Zen Buddhism That Will Change Your Perspective on Life

Contrary to what people believe, Buddhism is not a religion. It is a lifestyle and a practical experience. It dates back more than 2500 years when a …

Smudging Not Only Calms Us, It Reduces Bacteria By 94%

Smudging, the art of burning herbs for the purposes of cleansing or purification, also have a positive affect on indoor quality, according to a new …

Essential Oils & How To Use Them

Essential oils and plant extracts have become increasingly popular in recent years, but health practitioners have been using essential oils for …

Seeing Uncertainty As A Gift: The Best Sentence Carl Jung Ever Wrote

You are either asking, "Who the hell is Carl Jung, and what's the big deal on one sentence?" Or: "Who the hell do you think you are, buckeroo, to decide Jung's best thought?"<p>Let's get to the grandfather of spiritual psychology's sentence in question, which is this:<p>"Each is deceived by the sense of …

Spirituality

7 Keys To A Fantastic Marriage

"I want a marriage just like yours and Charlie's." I can't tell you how many times I've heard that remark. People often ask me how I've been so lucky to have had two amazing marriages. I was married to my late husband Steve for almost 17 years prior to his passing from a massive heart attack. And …

What Happens When We Die? An Interview with Celtic Medium Karen Frances

Karen Frances's mother looked around the empty living room. "Who are you talking to?"<p>The three-year-old spouted off the names of long-dead relatives she couldn't have known.<p>Her mom was rattled.<p>As Frances neared adulthood, the supernatural visits stopped. The Dublin native became a political …

How to completely transform your psyche - Part 1

Encountering the work of Jiddu Krishnamurti and David Bohm for the first time changed my life. It’s tempting to say that “my world came crashing …

7 Easy Ways to Make Yourself Instantly Happy

Whatever you decide, make sure it makes you happy.<p>We all want to find happiness, but with so many of us feeling overworked, overstressed, and overwhelmed, it's easier said than done.<p>But here's the good news: Seven little acts that can give you a daily does of happiness.<p><b>1. Expand your positive</b> …

Happiness

17 Tasty Sides For Summer Potlucks

Break out of the potato salad rut.

How to Make 3-Ingredient Soufflé Cheesecake (Japanese Cotton Cheesecake) - Video Recipe

For those who have requested me the Japanese Cheesecake, this is the easiest recipe! Worth to try it …

The 10 garden flowers that can sell your property

Atelier Versace

How to Season (and Clean!) Your Cast Iron Skillet for Real

By Rochelle Bilow<p>Food sticking to your skillet? We thought so. Here's how to season cast iron right, once and for all.<p>No piece of kitchen equipment incites such feelings of fear and anxiety (but also love and obsession) as the cast iron pan. If you haven’t mastered the art of cooking with—and …

There’s a misogynist aspect of Buddhism that nobody talks about

Hinduism is patriarchal. No doubt about it. So are Christianity and Islam, Sikhism and Shinto, Jainism and Judaism. But Buddhism? It is not the first religion that comes to mind when we talk about misogyny.<p>The assumption is that Buddhism is rational, modern, agnostic, and liberal in matters of …

Spirituality

The lowdown on tomatoes

How much botany can the average gardener be expected to take without blowing a fuse? The answer, by consensus, seems to be “not much”.<p>For example, most gardening magazines or television programmes seem happy to go along with the idea that any underground part of a plant is a root, even though …

Gardening

The 50 (New) Healthiest Foods of All Time—With Recipes

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Ancient History

How Many of These 51 Spiritual Awakening Symptoms do YOU Have?

<b>1. Changing sleep patterns: restlessness, hot feet, waking up two or three times a night.</b><p>Feeling tired after you wake up and sleepy off and on during …

Spirituality

The Power of Prayer

The Power of Prayer: A Conversation between David Gregory and Erica Brown<p>EB: David, your prayer practice has evolved a lot in the past years. I am not sure if you prayed at all when we started studying together. Now you think about prayer a lot. I was passing by a church and a sign in front of the …

Top 10 Delicious Chocolate Dessert Bars

There is nothing that can compare to how chocolate can feel that delicious. Milk, dark, white, few bites or the whole row, no matter what kind or how …

Dessert

Flour's Famous Banana Bread

7 Cool Tips To Easily Renovate Your Living Room

Sometimes you needn’t waste much time or money to transform or spruce up your interior. Here are some designers’ tips to do that quickly and easy …

Robot Discovers Burial Chambers in Ancient Temple

Like many other workers, it looks like Indiana Jones has been replaced by a robot.<p>A remote-controlled, mobile robot the size of a lawn mower has …

Chinese pork dumplings

These pan-fried pork dumplings, known as 'potstickers', turn crispy once cooked. The perfect addition to a dim sum feast<p>Guo tie, the traditional Chinese phrase for pan-fried dumplings, literally translates to “pot stick”, hence the popular name for these dumplings. The combination of a lush, juicy …

The Truth About Coconut Water's Health Benefits

Coconut water is definitely an acquired taste. Although many people love it, you're not alone if you wonder why some people like it! For those of you …

How to train your brain by thinking like an expert

Gary Klein is one of most influential psychologists today. In his 2013 book, "Seeing What Others Don't", he postulated a model categorising all types …