James Wells

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How to Wake Up in Your Dreams

Now that you know what lucid dreaming is, and you know the benefits and risks, it’s time to give it a solid try. Get ready, oneironauts—we’re about …

Letting It Go

How Buddhism Teaches Us to Stop Stewing<p>How much of our lives do we waste <i>stewing</i> about things we can't change? Or <i>fuming</i>, <i>worrying</i>, <i>regretting, …

Meditation

Buddha Nature

The Fundamental Nature of All Beings<p>Buddha Nature is a term used often in Mahayana Buddhism that is not easy to define. To add to the confusion, …

Houses

Outrageous Christmas items from Neiman Marcus

The Neiman Marcus Christmas Book started out as a catalog in 1926, offers an array of gift ideas from classic to unusual — but what it's best known for are its "Fantasy Gifts," which include some pretty outrageous items (and price tags!). Travel to Champagne with Armand de Brignac – tend the …

Shopping

Bombardier's next generation $73 million Global 7000 private jet just made its air show debut

Aviation

You Can Buy a Rolls-Royce Dawn From the Neiman Marcus Christmas Catalog

Two bespoke variants of the V12 drop-top appear in this year's Neiman Marcus winter catalog.<p>There may be no greater symbol of the commercialization of the holidays than the annual Christmas Book from Neiman Marcus, which contains, among other things, a collection of particularly extravagant items …

Ford Mustang

The Dalai Lama speaks on Trump and ‘America first’

DHARAMSALA, India<p>The Dalai Lama, the spiritual head of the Tibetan nation, is known worldwide for his advocacy of non-violence, peaceful coexistence, environmental protection and human rights. But the 82-year-old Buddhist monk is worried about the rise of nationalism and selfishness around the …

Hinduism

5 Practical Tips to Incorporate Mindfulness into Your Daily Routine

At this point, it’s pretty safe to say that mindfulness is more than just a passing trend among millennials. In the past few years, mindful practices have gained attention and grown more popular, so much so that the word “meditation” has become a familiar part of everyday conversation. Thanks in …

Meditation

Step By Step Advice for People Who Struggle With Their Emotions

What's some good advice for people who struggle to handle their emotions? <i>originally appeared on</i> Quora: <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p>Answer <b>by</b> Matt Bodnar, Investor & Accidental Podcaster, on Quora:<p>Emotions are a topic we …

Mindfulness

If You’re Too Busy For These 5 Things: Your Life Is More Off-Course Than You Think

Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off-course <b>90 percent</b> of flight time, most flights arrive in the correct destination at the …

Self-improvement

Queenstown View

France’s 11 Most Beautiful Villages Accessible Only by Car Photos

In the early 1900s, French brothers Édouard and André Michelin of the Michelin tire company started compiling restaurants and hotels in a guide as a way to entice people to venture farther, giving stars to places worth the drive. Today their rating system is the gold standard for restaurants, …

France

10 Ways to Majorly Reduce Anxiety in a Very, Very Stressful World

<i>Let's get real: life can be pretty stressful. Like, really stressful. Luckily, experts at YourTango have uncovered some great tips so you can cut down on all that anxiety and live a more balanced, healthy, and relaxing lifestyle. Here's what they found.</i><p>Instant calm and happiness.<p>Through the daily …

Your Mighty New Mindful Habit: Learn to Respond, Not React

Whether you're talking with friends, family, romantic partners or even coworkers or employees, how you communicate means a lot, especially when it …

Emotional Intelligence

Honolulu’s Kahala/Diamond Head Area is an Upscale Tropical Paradise

The area on the Hawaiian island of Oahu has seen a renaissance in recent years<p>Honolulu’s ship-accessible harborfront setting secured its place in …

A New Equestrian Estate Overlooking Aspen, Colorado

This elegant alpine retreat offers every luxury amenity, nestled high on Buttermilk Mountain<p>Listing of the Day<p><b>Location:</b> Aspen, Colorado<p><b>Price:</b> $44 …

Skiing

Check out Bombardier's next generation $73 million Global 7000 private jet

On Monday, Bombardier confirmed that the first examples of its next generation Global 7000 private jet are undergoing final assembly at its factory near Toronto, Canada.<p>Thus far, the Montreal-based airplane maker says its three Global 7000 test planes have conducted over 500 hours worth of flight …

Aviation

What $75 Million Buys in Lake Tahoe (Hint: Everything)

What screams luxury more than hiking down a private bluff to your own terraced beach? Riding down in a cable car.<p>Yes, you heard that right: In Lake …

Tahoe

Mansory Fiddles with the Luxurious Bentley Mulsanne

Home » Cars & Bikes » Mansory Fiddles with the Luxurious Bentley Mulsanne<p>The ravishing <b>Bentley Mulsanne</b> is definitely in a league of its own – a …

Beautiful Budapest

A Mindful Evening

Do you find yourself laying awake at night, unable to set aside the events of the day? Does your mind keep going back to the bills you have to pay, …

Mindfulness

Not A Creative Person? Meditation Will Change That

<i>By Paul Harrison</i>Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.” – Pablo Picasso.Creative people. They’re the rock …

Creativity

It Took Four Years to Make This $13 Million Rolls-Royce

If you happen to own a McLaren F1 GTR, a Ferrari F12tdf and numerous other cars, planes and yachts, you might as well commission Rolls-Royce to go more bespoke than ever before.<p>While most people will focus on the $13 million figure, that's almost irrelevant when it comes to the Rolls-Royce …

How to Lucid Dream

Access to mystical realms is not reserved for the sages alone. Each night in dream time you have an opportunity to transcend the mundane and fly …

This 10-Minute Routine Will Increase Your Clarity And Creativity

<i>“Your subconscious mind works continuously, while you are awake, and while you sleep.”</i> — Napoleon Hill<p>Your subconscious never rests and is always on …

3 Buddhist beliefs that will soothe your soul (and make you much happier!)

There’s no denying that life is tough.<p>We might appear that we’re happy, but deep inside, it’s total chaos. It’s almost like we’re “ducks” – calm on …

25 Wise Quotes on Letting Go, Meditation and Mindful Living From Jon Kabat-Zinn

Ever heard of Jon Kabat-Zinn? If not, he’s one of the main reasons mindfulness is in so popular in the west. A professor of Medicine Emeritus, he …

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Our Power Lies In How We Choose to Respond to Our Pain

<b>“The strongest hearts have the most scars.” ~Unknown</b><p>Maybe it’s true, that the strongest hearts have the most scars.<p>And maybe the pain and the …