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Nurse Reveals the Top 5 Regrets People Express on Their Deathbeds

For many years I worked in palliative care. My patients were those who had gone home to die. Some incredibly special times were shared. I was with …

How Gratefulness Leads to Mindfulness

<i>I made God an offer She couldn't refuse.</i><p>I would be grateful for everything in my life, all my experiences - no matter how hard, no matter how painful, no matter what. For as long as I lived.<p>What did I get in return?<p>Something beyond my wildest dreams.<p><b>When you wake up, what comes to mind first -</b> …

Bad girl to Yoga Girl: How life changed for Instagram yoga sensation Rachel Brathen

Rachel Brathen has more than 1.5 million Instagram followers but her life hasn't always been sun salutations at dawn on a Caribbean island<p>Instagram yoga sensation Rachel Brathen is, to an outsider at least, living the dream on the Caribbean island of Aruba with a handsome surfer husband, Dennis, …

What The College Kids Are Reading

I can remember the weeks before starting school at Skidmore College, furiously trying to finish Gregory Howard Williams' memoir, <i>Life on the Color Line.</i> The book had been assigned as our freshman reading assignment — part of the First-Year Experience at the liberal arts school in Saratoga Springs, …

Books

The Pope Just Released A List of 10 Tips for Becoming a Happier Person and They Are Spot On

In a recent interview with the Argentine publication <i>Viva</i>, Pope Francis issued a list of 10 tips to be a happier person, based on his own life …

Want an Abundant Life? Change Your Thinking

Sometimes when you are running, things really come into view. A few years ago, I had been considering two different kinds of thinking that lead us in …

Self-improvement

24 Amazing Places Built from Shipping Containers

These homes look anything but industrial.<p>Recycled freight containers bring efficiency, flexibility, and affordability to innovative green buildings, from small vacation cabins to movable cafes, schools, and skyscrapers.

14 Places to Swim Before You Die

One of the best things about a warm-weather getaway is the thrill of throwing on a bathing suit and going for a swim. For some folks, a great swim means floating in a pool and catching some much-needed rays. Others enjoy the prospect of jumping into an ocean (or natural swimming hole) and taking in …

How to Love: Legendary Zen Buddhist Teacher Thich Nhat Hanh on Mastering the Art of “Interbeing”

“To love without knowing how to love wounds the person we love.”<p>What does love mean, exactly? We have applied to it our finest definitions; we have examined its psychology and outlined it in philosophical frameworks; we have even devised a mathematical formula for attaining it. And yet anyone who …

10 Questions That Will Help You Find Happiness | Inc.com

Are you happy with your life as it is? If the answer is no, are you willing to make changes--even big, scary ones--in order to get there?<p>That question comes from Becky Lynn Smith, author of <i>Designing Your Ideal Life: Create Your Blueprint for Success and Happiness.</i> Smith knows something about big, …

Happiness

Mindfulness has lost its Buddhist roots, and it may not be doing you good

Harry Koopman (CC BY 2.0)<p>Mindfulness as a psychological aid is very much in fashion. Recent reports on the latest finding suggested that …

Articles about 11 amazing midcentury renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

Today, architecture and design in Australia is more vibrant and exciting than ever.<p>Architect Janet Bloomberg infused a mid-century kitchen with her 21st-century taste to create a whimsical yet thoughtful new...<p>Designed by architect Edith Emery for her family and built in Sandy Bay in 1958, this …

Architecture

Decorating Parisian Style: Chic Modern Apartment by Sandra Benhamou

Whenever we stumble upon a beautiful apartment from the glittering city of <b>Paris</b>, the first thing that captures our attention is the inimitable style …

Interior Design

House Tour: A Smart, Stylish Studio Apartment

<b>Name:</b> Tamar Levine <b><br>Location:</b> Chelsea, New York City <b><br>Size:</b> 270 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 4<p>While Tamar's address has stayed the same, the decor has …

Dining Rooms

How to Stop Absorbing Other People’s Emotions | Spirit Science

If you have opened to read these words, I completely bow and honor you, who feel the world with their heart first and then the mind. This is an …

This Petite Cottage Will Totally Sell You on Downsizing

The interior is effortlessly glowing — and anything but claustrophobic.<p>If there was ever a place that proved that small-space living doesn't need to feel like a sacrifice, it's the "Oceanside Retreat," from the designers at Creative Cottages. Sure, the one-bedroom, one-bath abode might be a …

Articles about 8 companies are revolutionizing kit homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

With seemingly limitless plans, styles, and sizes, kit homes are an intriguing alternative for homebuyers.<p>In the past, talk of a kit-built house would sometimes conjure images of a tumble-down, rustic timber cabin.<p>Inspired by Nordic nature, Honka offers prefabs and custom-built log home kits at an …

Prefab Homes

Millennials leaving church in droves

<b>(CNN) —</b> At its core, Christian life is set of sacred traditions linking generations of sacraments and Sunday school lessons, youth ministry morals and family gatherings sanctified by prayer. An unbroken circle, in the words of an old hymn.<p>In modern America, that circle may not be completely shot, …

Religion

20 Books You Can’t Put Down For Summer Reading

What makes you feel like it’s really summer?For me, it’s a week at the beach with a beach chair, umbrella, a cooler full of drinks, and my Kindle …

Kindle

Genuine Love: Four Elements of Love (Practices for Awakening the Heart), 2 of 2

Whether you and your partner are just getting started in building your love relationship, or struggling to get back the love and connection that once …

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10 Things Successful People Do To Maximize Their Time

Success

Positive Thinking And The Law Of Attraction

By In5D on August 24, 2017 in Spiritual Awakening<p>by Angel V. Ornedo Jr.<p>At Third Dimension-3D illusion frequency, there are significant relationships …