Barb LaRose

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7 Questions You Should Ask Yourself Today to Become a Better Person Tomorrow

Personal development starts the moment you start asking yourself the right questions.<p>If you want to improve, you have to ask yourself the right questions.<p>Self-reflection is the key to all personal development. People tend to think it's about reading the right self-help book, or attending a Tony …

Self-improvement

How To Successfully Start Living Your Soul Purpose

You're reading How To Successfully Start Living Your Soul Purpose, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're …

11 Exercises That Will Help You Eliminate Low Back Pain for Good

Going through daily life with back pain is a serious downer. When a heavy squat snatch triggered something in my lower back during the CrossFit Open …

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It has taken a long time to write this blog post. Life has been busy. We all lead busy lives. My husband and I welcomed a new granddaughter and love …

Green Cleaning: 10 Essential Oils that Naturally Repel Insects

Repel insects naturally while sticking to your green cleaning principles with the natural insecticidal powers of these 10 essential oils.

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7 Ways I Use Peppermint Essential Oil to Feel Better

You’ve probably seen someone you used to know tweeting and Instagramming about the miracle of essential oils. And you may have just scrolled right on by without reading about why you simply MUST invest in an essential oil starter kit. I’ll admit, I’ve heard some pretty outrageous claims about the …

Essential Oils: 7 Smart DIYs for the Home

Recently we’ve featured a miniseries on smart, simple ways to use essential oils in the home, courtesy of Dawn De La Fuente, owner of Northern …

Feathers from My Nest

• <b>Author:</b> Beth Moore<p>Beth Moore is widely known and respected as an engaging and effective speaker, Bible teacher, and best-selling author. <i>Feathers from My Nest</i> reveals a more contemplative and personal side of Beth, very much in the spirit of her <i>Things Pondered</i>. <i><br>Feathers from My Nest</i> is a collection …

Kick bad mental habits out of your life with these proven tips

Continuing from where we left in the last blog, I’m going to get straight to the point here. In the last article we discussed about some toxic habits …

Sway Is a Beautiful Meditation App That Doesn't Tell You What to Think

What if a meditation app didn’t ask you to focus on your breathing? What if you didn’t have to listen to someone’s voice telling you what to think …

10 of the world's best meditation retreats

<b>(CNN) —</b> Adventure travel isn't always about riding waves and ascending heights -- sometimes it's about heading inside, to explore the realm of our inner worlds.<p>While it might be counter-intuitive to travel long distances to sit with a bunch of silent strangers, meditation retreats offer guidance to …

Meditation

This Ancient Japanese Healing Technique Relieves You of Stress and Anxiety in 5 Minutes

Stress is something all of us face in our daily lives. What if we told you were was an ancient Japanese technique for reducing your stress levels …

A Mindfulness Expert Reveals 7 Morning Rituals That Will Transform Your Life

I think we can all agree that the morning is the most important part of the day. If you have a peaceful and productive morning, you’ll be ready to …

50 Top Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Achieve Your Goals

Actions spring from thoughts -- the right thoughts.<p>Maybe you want to start a business. Maybe you want to change careers. Maybe you want to get fit, or gain a new path, or in some way take your life in a new direction.<p>To do that, sometimes all you need is a little push, a little nudge. A little …

Motivation

How To Grow Peonies

This post could alternately be titled “Help, My Home Smells Like A Funeral Parlor”.I had clipped off a few peonies the other day, put them in a vase …

MI Lake Home Garden

<b>Summer Harvest</b><p>July flew past. It's now mid August, and my harvest is starting to come in. I am getting cucumbers, zucchini, ground cherries, …

3 Lightroom Editing Tips To Tip The Scales

Oh Adobe, you’ve always got a new trick up your sleeve. There’s always some function hidden away that has the potential to change your workflow once …

2 Great Ways to Move Images Between Photoshop & Lightroom for Quick & Easy Editing (VIDEO)

Nathaniel Dodson at Tutvid is one of our go-to sources for quick and easy editing tutorials, and in the instructional video below he discusses two …

A Totally Free Plugin for Photoshop and Lightroom That’s Awesome for Portraits

<i>image by Kevin Ames</i><p>Our friends are Athentech have brought back their donation ware campaign. Right now (until February 14) you can get their awesome …

Using Collections in Lightroom Properly - Lightroom Collections Explained

Lightroom Collections Explained: A Guide<p>Adobe Lightroom’s <b>power</b> extends well <b>beyond its library catalogs</b>. In the catalog, you can keyword and caption, …

Tutorials

Get your buildings straight – Lightroom tutorial video

Continuing his series of quick and simple Lightroom techniques to improve your Fujifilm images, Roger explains how to get around the common problem …

How to Create a Lightroom Develop Preset

One of the features of Lightroom that I use the most often and has probably saved me more time than any other step in my editing process is creating …

How to Make Lightroom Faster Using DNG

If you’ve ever wondered how you can make Lightroom faster in the Develop module then converting your Raw files to DNG may be part of the answer.<p>To …

Seven Really Handy Lightroom Shortcuts

This is going to be a really great week, so let’s start it off by learning some really helpful shortcuts for the <b>Develop Module</b> in Lightroom. Here we …

Free Portrait Lightroom Presets Ver.2

Free Portrait Lightroom Presets Ver. 2 contains 3 perfect filters for your portrait photography. This Lightroom Presets gives you everything you need …

Telegraph Garden Shop

Spring/Summer Catalogue<p>Welcome to the Telegraph garden shop spring- summer catalogue, helping you to enjoy gardening no matter what skill level or experience. Included is a hand-selected range of creative combinations designed to inspire and excite. We hope you will have as much enjoyment growing …