Tim Mansfield

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The life-changing magic of tidying up: Testing Marie Kondo's method - TODAY.com

I can’t remember when I first heard someone gushing over Marie Kondo’s “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up,” but all of a sudden, it seemed like everyone I knew — or sat next to on the subway — was reading this mysterious Japanese organization manual.<p>Closed Captioning<p>ON<p>OFF<p>apply | reset …

The ‘other’ red meat on the ‘real’ palaeodiet

The so-called palaeodiet, and now even the palaeo-epigenetic diet, has come under a lot of scrutiny of late for making wild and unsubstantiated …

Let's Get Real: 5 Traits of Authentic People

"To live with integrity a person must first know oneself and then act in a consistently honest and open way," Fr. Richard E. Simpson, rector, St. Mark's Episcopal Church, recently told me, adding: "Some might say they have a strong moral compass or guiding ethical principles, but I think that it is …

Boundaries Make Freedom Possible | Robert Augustus Masters, PhD

Boundaries are an essential part of life. They delineate and maintain needed borders and separations, making differentiation possible at every level. …

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We see this post a lot and often enough that it is time that we had a sidebar link for it, so here it is. If anyone else has thoughts about FLEAS and …

Narcissism

Ten Mindful Ways to Use Social Media

For the last two years, I have provided a daily wisdom quote through a Twitter account called Tiny Buddha. Since the follower count has grown by …

Mindfulness

BruceS — “The time has finally come—the results for the...

“The time has finally come—the results for the landmark 40th anniversary of the Nikon Small World competition are announced today. This year’s …

Stop Taking Advice

Especially From Friends and Family<p>I don’t really keep counsel with others. I’m the kind of person who will think about something, and if I know it’s …

The Self-Seeding, Self-Sowing Vegetable Garden

THE SELF-SEEDING, SELF-SOWING VEGETABLE GARDEN - Organic Gardening<p>Some vegetables can be left in place in the garden to reseed, or re-sow themselves, …

The Benefits Of Idleness

It’s time to move past the stigma attached to laziness, to wool-gathering and staring out the window.

(Re)Becoming Human

AS THE SUN set over Lake Eyasi in Tanzania, nearly thirty minutes had passed since I had inserted a turkey baster into my bum and injected the feces …

Microbiology

Your Ancestors Didn’t Sleep Like You – Are We Doing It Wrong?

I'm in!<p>Evidence continues to emerge, both scientific and historical, suggesting that the way the majority of us sleep may not actually be good for us.<p>…

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Sincerity in the 'Doctrine of the Mean' or 'Chung Yung'

While sincerity generally meant truth, honesty, faith and trust, Sincerity, ch’eng,(诚) in the Doctrine of the Mean, takes on a metaphysical meaning …

Watch: Exclusive 10-Minute ‘Space Station 76’ Clip Gets Philosophical

Watch: Exclusive 10-Minute 'Space Station 76' Clip Gets Philosophical<p>Actor Jack Plotnik’s feature directorial debut, “Space Station 76” is a science …

Beefy hamburger cook heats up Chinese night market

In the world of advertising and marketing, there is one simple truth: sex sells. And from using car-promoting models to suggestive advertisement …

Self-Love: 10 Keys

Healthy self-love is the balance between low self-esteem (a lack of self-love) and grandiosity (inflated, false self-love that is actually an overcompensation for a lack of true self-love).<p>The following are key strategies that are critical in practicing self-love:<p><b>1) Consciously choose to be your</b> …

Why good leaders make you feel safe

What makes a great leader? Management theorist Simon Sinek suggests, it’s someone who makes their employees feel secure, who draws staffers into a …