Ruth Funk

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Quiltmaker's 100 Blocks, Volume 8 Blog Tour

Hello! Welcome to my little segment of Quiltmaker's 100 Blocks Blog Tour. I'm so excited to be a part of yet another one of these fun blog tours and …

How to Release Pain

After reading Nick Ortner’s new book, The Tapping Solution, I became passionate about tapping and started to apply the technique to every area of my …

Clean Out the Mental Clutter

This spring, when you begin hauling the garbage out of the garage, or cleaning out that closet -- you know, the one with the paper plates and the aspirin and the three-year-old coupons next to the nail polish and glitter glue (or maybe that's just me) -- also take a little time to clean out the …

Simple Practical Things You Can Do To Take Control Of Your Thoughts | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

How many of us actually really ‘get’ that our thoughts control our every action? We hear people say it all the time, we read quotes about it, we …

Discover

Tips for enjoying your postpartum journey.<p>Have you ever considered doing yoga with your dog? There’s even a name for it – Doga, and it turns out …

Start Building Confidence in Yourself Without Trying to Be Perfect

<b>“The outer conditions of a person’s life will always be found to reflect their inner beliefs.” ~James Allen</b><p>I know now that I don’t have to be …

Self-Reflection

If You Can’t Change The Amount of Stress You’re Under, Change Your Mindset Instead

Too much stress can have serious effects on your health, but alleviating it isn't as simple as just not doing the things that stress you out. All the …

How To Not Take Things Personally

Not taking things personally is a lesson I learned from my upbringing that I am very grateful for in my adulthood. Growing up with four siblings also …

What Would You Do If Money Were No Object? Alan Watts on the Life of Purpose

British philosopher and writer Alan Watts (1915–1973), author of the cult-classic <i>The Way of Zen</i>, played a key role in popularizing Eastern philosophy in the West, like John Cage had done, in the middle of the 20th century. In this short remix video, a fine complement to this omnibus of wisdom on …

How to Do Less and Live More

How can you make room for your well-being when there aren’t enough hours (or coffee) in the ever-exhausting day? We’ve been asking ourselves this …

Stop Lying To Yourself: How To Change That Voice In Your Head

<i>Oh, dear... the things we say to ourselves that a) aren’t true and b) keep us in a rut of our own making.</i><p>By Leigh Newman<p><b>1. "Asking people is too embarrassing."</b><p>This little lie is also known as "I can do it all by myself," which is really "I have to do it all by myself," which is really "I don’t have …

The Quilters Newsletter's Staff Favorite at the Georgia Quilt Show. Pomegranate by Ruth Pollow of Taylors, South Carolina.

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