Tolerance, Acceptance And Taking A Stand

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When we accept what is, it provides an opportunity to acknowledge what we’re actually dealing with. Use a few of these 30 tips and 30 conversation starters to support expanding your mastery of tolerance, acceptance and taking a stand. You can still take a stand while accepting the reality of a situation.

21 Persuasion Tips To Help Reach Your Goals

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Use these 21 persuasion tips to help you reach your goals. We all need the support of other people to help us in our goal setting efforts. The saying “No man is an island” is an undeniable truth. Some like to call this influence, some argue this is foolery. However you might choose to view it, it is effective.

10 Top Forward Steps Blog Posts For 2018

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Enjoy the 10 top Forward Steps blog posts for 2018, as voted by you when you shared them to your social media sites, using the share buttons at the posts. The following have been posted here in order of popularity. Did your favorite take home the top prize? If not, go share it at your favorite social site.

20 New Year Questions & Set Your Intentions

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20 New Year Questions and set your intentions. Consider that if nothing changed and you took no deliberate action in the direction of your intended future, then the things that you consider to be “problems” today could very likely be the same challenges that you spent time with at the end of last year.

7 Law Of Attraction Tips To Manifest More

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Use the following 7 Law Of Attraction Tips to manifest more of what you want. When you actively pay attention to the positive things that happen around you, it acts like a magnet that attracts similar things. Download a free gift too, to discover the lazy person’s secret to get everything you’ve ever wished.

Raise Your Vibration For Your Perfect Day

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I have a tool you’ll love, to raise your vibration for your perfect day. Picture a life where good fortune is not some rare event that happens twice a year, it’s a daily occurrence. It bridges the gap between visualization and results. Total personal transformation into the person you’ve always wanted to be.

Parts Of Your Brain Responsible For Wealth

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Did you know that there are very specific parts of your brain responsible for creating wealth? Also, that these parts must be activated, in order for you to manifest financial success? It’s true. It’s why success and wealth seems to come so easily to some people, yet is such a struggle for others.

Visualize Your Goals & Make Them Happen

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Visualize your goals then take the necessary forward steps to make them happen. When people visualize anything, it makes it much more likely for them to make it a reality. They see the vision in their minds and then take steps to make it happen. If you understand the vision, it’s the right one for you.

Mental Toughness Is Related To Your Habits

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How tough are you? Do you know that the level of your mental toughness is directly related to your habits? Actually not many people are aware of this. Instead they think that being mentally tough is something you were born with. It is not, you can easily develop and improve your mental toughness.

How Much Do You Value Yourself?

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How much do you value yourself? Do you know someone who has a low opinion of themselves? It could be that person is suffering from low self-esteem. Share this message with a short story, a video and free ebook download. You never know the difference it might make to that person’s day and outlook.

48 Lessons For Success In Life Video

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48 lessons for success in life in this video are 3 short lines taken from each of the 16 lessons chapters in a free ebook that you can download, here. Sample titles include See Yourself 10 Years In Future, Greatest Advice of All Time, Two Magic Words, Greatest Obstacle To Happiness plus 12 more.

Hundredth Monkey Phenomenon

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The Hundredth Monkey Phenomenon points out our responsibility and power. We are affected by lack of harmony anywhere on the planet, even if not consciously aware of it. We are not separate. What we say & do, affects the well-being of all of us. From the book The Hundredth Monkey by Ken Keyes, Jr.

Power Of Symbols For Positive Energy Effect

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Are you someone for whom beauty and spirituality is a way of life, someone who considers the jewellery you wear to be much more than something of beauty, who understands the power of symbols and intention, and seek truly exceptional designs? Then, here is your best source of spiritual jewellery.

Personal Development Books Free For You

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This selection of free personal development books is extra to your free ebooks (sent by email). Collect your bonus free personal development books! Explore the many self growth ebook downloads collated for you. These ebooks are free and generally offered to you as PDF downloads delivered by email.

Help To Program Your Subconscious Mind

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Enjoy this unique tool to help program your subconscious mind. Imagine if you could use your mind more effectively or if you could reach your goals with ease and comfort without constantly trying to force yourself to reach them. Now it’s possible, and if you’re interested how then, read on…

How To Master Anxiety And Worry

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Do you ever experience anxiety and worry beyond reason? Does your mind tend to overestimate the risks of life and underestimate the powers and resources you have to handle those risks? Do you feel a subtle, yet persistent, sense of anxiety that runs like an undercurrent just beneath your conscious awareness?

What You Need to Do About What You Say

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I spotted What You Say Matters in the free Living On Purpose ezine from Ken Keis, President & CEO of CRG International Inc., and received permission to post it here. In many of my own writings I have emphasized similar points often enough, and Ken’s article just drove it home once more.

5 Quick Techniques To Rule Your Stress Level

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Reset your stress level once a week with one of the smaller activities listed here. It is important to consciously manage our own time out in our fast paced lives. Use these few natural activities on a weekly basis, for creating a buffer between you and the forces that consistently drain your energy.

Indivisible Sphere Of The Present (exercise)

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To help you live in Holographic Time, try out the Powerful Indivisible Sphere of the Present. Living in Holographic Time is key to being successful using Holographic Creation to manifest events, things & emotional states you desire. Thank you Christopher Westra for creating & sharing this exercise.

Get Organized And Feel Greater Freedom

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Is it your time to get organized? If you’ve got something in your life that’s not working, get it working or get it out of there. Just one or two new habits, systems or ways to deal with things that regularly get in your way each day can help to engender a sense of control and raise our energy.

What End Result Do You Want?

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Distractions that can can fill the voids in our life are endless. To experience fewer of those distractions in our life, the first thing to work on is the question, “What end result do you want?” This question can be such a struggle for many people. Working on that question will crystallize your vision.

Where Are You Spending Your Hours?

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Really get a sense of where you are spending your hours and where you could pay more attention. I cannot strongly enough, emphasize the value of clarity of vision. Our goals need to be sourced in a larger vision of what we want our life to be about. This provides much needed leverage.

Deepen Relationships And Communication

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Discover a powerful & unique self development technique that can deepen your relationships and communication abilities and each aspect of your life. Voice Dialogue is a powerful and practical tool. It is an exciting way to understand ourselves & like most great discoveries, is remarkably simple.

Experience Altered States Of Consciousness

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Ever wondered whether you have any way of experiencing higher or altered states of consciousness? Perhaps you’ve had times where you perceived life in a totally different way or believed there must be realms of experience & perception, far greater and more amazing than those of everyday life.

One New Habit At A Time Will Get You There

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Move toward your desired lifestyle one new habit at a time. Consider how you got where you are today. In that very same way you can get to where you want to be. The time-line is up to you. I get it, really. Your vision is big, no it’s enormous, and you want it now. So, where do you start?

Manifest Your Wishes Into Your Life

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Perhaps you have been trying to manifest your wishes into your life without much success. Our thoughts and words influence our beliefs and self-confidence and those reflect in our actions. Use subliminal messaging and enjoy the 50 law of attraction tips from these 50 self help bloggers too.

103 Disempowering Beliefs About Money

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Many people have negative and limiting beliefs about money and success, that they’re completely unaware of. They simply don’t know what they don’t know. If you’ve ever heard it said that successful people have certain patterns, traits, beliefs and a certain “energy”… that’s because they do.

You Are A Child Of The Universe

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You are a child of the universe, no less than the trees and the stars; You have a right to be here. And whether or not it is clear to you, no doubt the universe is unfolding as it should. With all its sham, drudgery, and broken dreams, it is still a beautiful world. Be cheerful. Strive to be happy.

How Can We Have True Abundance?

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Is it possible to have true abundance, feelings of prosperity & plenty, without being in the rat race of lack and scarcity? Gratitude is the key that opens our door to abundance. The grateful mind sees the an appreciation for what is in this moment. We can look for what is good in our life.

Your Life Can Be Anything You Make It

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Your life can be anything you make it. As shown in a new, uplifting, online, cinema film for those interested in personal development. Being In Heaven is the 90 minute feature film by Michael Domeyko Rowland and is now available for streaming and download. You also receive a free 3 part course titled Creating A…

Success Looks Different For Each Of Us

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At some point in our lives, we want success. We want to get from point A to point B in the most effective, efficient, and in the least amount of time. Success looks different for each of us. We might want financial success, success in attracting our soul mate or, having a healthy and fit body.

Energy Flows Where Our Attention Goes

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Energy flows where our attention goes. Splitting our attention between two places doesn’t work. “Boy, I have two tigers caged within me. One is love and compassion. The other is fear and anger.” The young boy asked, “Which one will win, grandfather?” The old man replied, “The one I feed.”

Step Forward (Even Into The Headwinds)

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Sometimes, even the simplest act of taking another step forward is not the easiest thing. Yet, we could still choose to step into a place of personal power, moment by moment. We can step forward into the headwinds and play full out for success, when we consciously choose it and focus!

Skill Alone Will Not Make You A Winner

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Skill alone will not make you a winner, because just under that top 5% are thousands of very highly skilled people who fail to actually win. 95% of all winning is accomplished by 5% of the participants. What’s going on beneath the surface? How are we tripping ourselves up at an invisible level?

Rebuild Your Self Esteem And Courage

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We all have people in our lives that act as cheerleaders and who are great for our self esteem. We also often have people around us who bring us down. It’s important to be aware of these people, places, and situations that will bring you down. Recover and rebuild your self esteem and courage.

Short Story About A Struggling Butterfly

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The struggling butterfly story has been around a long time, yet the lesson remains relevant. Here is that story. When we face challenges in our life, we might often find ourselves asking the question of why. Yet there can be good that comes of these struggles. It does make us stronger people.

5 Most Common Regrets In Our Lives

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Ever wondered about the 5 most common regrets in our lives? Bronnie Ware is an Australian nurse who worked in palliative care for many years. During their last weeks, her close relationships with her patients, resulted in very intimate conversations and gave rise to wisdom for living a fulfilled life.

Using Your Imaginative Mind Power

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The hands can’t have what the mind can’t see! Take out a little time for using your imaginative mind power. Enjoy visualizing your personal goals with the free meditation and relaxation timer. After all, In the chaos of life, what is the major thing missing in every person’s life today? Stillness.

If You Have Integrity Nothing Else Matters

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Read one of my own articles about integrity, plus one that’s a favorite of mine from the Maliwada Human Development Training School. This post is split into two parts, taking on two perspectives, related to the topic of integrity. Integrity Is An Intrinsic Knowledge and Profound Personal Integrity.

15 Positive Cartoon Lessons For Life

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These inspiring, positive cartoon lessons for our lives inject a little humor into self improvement messages. Collections of inspiring quotes helped build of this collection of cartoons. Inspiration can be found in many places and these cartoons are a fun vehicle for sharing short lessons for life.

Wisdom For Everyday Life Video

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Wisdom For Everyday Life is an inspirational video with fifteen quotes about life. Here is that list of quotes which are used in the two and a half minute motivational video for you. Thank you for making the time to watch and definitely please do share this special, meditative video with your friends.

What Are Your Life Choices And Illusions?

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Choices and Illusions does a great job at explaining, how your mind works, why some changes can be so difficult to make & how you can take control of your own mind. Eldon Taylor provides his thoughts on the best tools for reversing negative effects & enhancing your own personal empowerment.

10 Things Successful People Regularly Do

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What is your personal definition of success? Have you bought into what everyone else thinks is success? The meaning of success will be different for every individual. Get clear on your own, and when you do… Read on for 10 things successful people regularly do, with useful tips, traits and habits.

As You Look Into The Mirror Each Day

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I have come across this poem many times, yet had never shared it with you. Enjoy and remind yourself every day, as you look into the mirror each day. This poem was written in 1934 by Dale Wimbrow. Peter Dale Wimbrow (June 6, 1895 – 1954) was an American composer, radio artist and writer.

20 Self Exploration Exercises For Clarity

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Use these 20 self exploration exercises to help with moving forward with greater momentum. Personal development can happen by accident and also occurs just by meeting life’s challenges. Use these to help with getting you unstuck & raising the bar on what you are out to achieve in your life.

The Thing To Do Is To Keep Swinging!

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In the words of Hank Aaron, “Whether I was in a slump or feeling badly or having trouble off the field, the only thing to do was to keep swinging”. We all have slump days. So, when we are in the middle of such a day, what can we do? Here are a few ways of dealing with it so you can keep swinging!

5 Personal Development Books To Read

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Enjoy these 5 personal development books that I introduce to you. I am often asked for recommendations of best personal development books to read. Rather than refer to the following 5 books as the best self improvement books, I prefer to say that these are excellent books for you to read.

Our Fantastic Universe Eases Your Worries

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Sometimes this perspective of our fantastic universe really eases your worries… It can put so much into perspective and get you stepping forward once more. Revisit this page whenever you feel a little overwhelmed or troubled. You’ll soon have everything in your life humming along again.

35 Personal Development Facebook Pages

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Enjoy these 35 Top Personal Development Facebook Pages for you to explore. Naturally, there are hundreds of personal development Facebook pages and these are the ones I have selected to introduce to you today. Be sure to like their pages and comment at your favorite posts at each page.

Thought Provoking Questions

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The thought provoking questions, in the get Real app, can be used as great ice-breakers, conversation starters, dating questions, are amazing for team building and for teachers. I am certain that we have all experienced how one thought provoking question really can change everything, in a flash.

25 Positive Quotes To Tickle Your Mind

Enjoy these 25 positive quotes to tickle your mind. For example, the intangible represents the real power of the universe. It is the seed of the tangible. [Bruce Lee] and change is ultimately about leaving the realm of dreams, concepts and words, and putting yourself to work. [Thea Westra]

Peace Day Is For Acts Of Kindness

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Sometimes the simplest things can have the most immediate and meaningful impact on the lives of everyone around you. So whatever you enjoy doing, whatever brings you, your friends, family and community together, do it on Peace Day. Help promote Peace Day when it arrives this year.

Secret Of Becoming Rich Free eBook

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Get your own copy of the Secret Of Becoming Rich free ebook and listen to all 27 chapters in the audio. To start creating wealth you must have a wealth mindset, and what I mean by this is you must be able to think the right way, to accept wealth to come into your life. Visualize your own success.

Top 10 August 2016 Facebook Posts

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See your favorite Top 10 August 2016 Facebook Posts From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

12 Karmic Laws That Will Change Your Life

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Enjoy this video of the 12 Laws of Karma That Will Change Your Life. Karma is the Sanskrit word for action. Karma literally means “deed, or act”. Think of karma as the spiritual equivalent of Newton’s third Law of Motion. Discussions of karma were first referenced in the texts of the Puranas.

9 Favorite Life Power Tips

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One of the elements in each of the 365 Forward Steps Notes is a life power tip. I have collected 9 of my favorites and have listed them. As you read these 9 life power tips below, remember the words of Bruce Lee… “Absorb what is useful, discard what is not and add what is uniquely your own”.

Top 10 July 2016 Facebook Posts

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See your favorite Top 10 July 2016 Facebook Posts From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

Are You Your Own Best Friend?

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Are you your own best friend? Do you know how to start being your own best friend, if you’re not already? You have likely heard the quote from Jim Rohn, If you don’t design your own life plan, chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.

10 Self Improvement Apps To Try

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I use all of these 10 self improvement apps myself and it was high time that I shared them with you. I have presented a little list with descriptions, here for you. Christopher Westra (my friend) and myself have spent several years online, creating self improvement content, as well as publishing books.

Top 10 June 2016 Facebook Posts

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See your favorite Top 10 June 2016 Facebook Posts From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

Can You Be More Yourself?

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Can you be more yourself? It is so easy to feel and conform to the expectations of the people around us. Yet, are you giving up the kind of life that you want to live? How many unwritten rules have you accepted in your life, at the cost of self discovery, not in alignment with your own spirit?

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See your favorite Top 10 May 2016 Facebook Posts From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

How To Know You’ve Personally Evolved

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Is there any easy way to know if you have personally evolved and grown into a better person? All experiences change us, in ways we may not even recognize. We live through many powerful experiences which help us see something in a completely different light and from a brand new perspective.

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See your favorite Top 10 April 2016 Facebook Posts From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

One powerful question transforms your life

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Are you looking to move forward in any area of life right now? For example, taking a relationship to another level, improving work circumstances, wanting to feel more motivated, or even feeling like you want to do nothing at all. Before each action this week, ask yourself this one powerful question.

Get Life Uncluttered Using 31 Simple Ways

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To improve your peace of mind, use this list of 31 mini-tasks to get life uncluttered. Begin to recognize how important it can be for your emotional well-being, to stay on top of things and to have little “systems” in place to keep things “ticking over” nicely each day. Know the feeling of lightness.

Top 10 March 2016 Facebook Posts

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See your favorite Top 10 March 2016 Facebook Posts From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

Change Can Be Said To Be Certain

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I can’t agree with Franklin when he said, “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes”. Change can be said to be certain. When we develop personal strategies for adjusting to changes in our life, the better we can enjoy what we love.

4 Childhood Experiences You Must Release

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Learn about the 4 most common types of childhood experiences you must release to move forward with your life. Then take the free 30-second quiz and discover your most damaging, negative childhood imprint. You’ll receive a free report with your results. Plus download a free ebook at this post.

Top 10 February 2016 Facebook Posts

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See your favorite Top 10 February 2016 Facebook Posts From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

10 Conscious Risks For Inner Strength

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“10 Conscious Risks You Can Take For Greater Inner Strength” article by Guy Finley. Ask yourself honestly, has there ever been a time in your life that wasn’t connected to a risk you either willingly undertook or to a time of inner trial where there was no other choice for you but to take a risk?

Work Smart And Play More Often

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Here are a few strategies to help you start off your work week, with strong, clear, enthusiastic purpose. Work smart and play more often! You’ll have more fun during your working week, get more bright ideas and have a lot more time for the kind of activities that you really love to do.

Top 10 January 2016 Facebook Posts

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See your favorite Top 10 January 2016 Facebook Posts From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

Feeling a little bit weary?

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Are you feeling a little bit weary, tired out, jaded, worn out, fatigued, sapped, spent, drained, played out, worn to a frazzle, shattered, or burnt out? These tips are designed to help skip you through, and out the other side, of temporary phases of feeling low. The kind that many of us experience.

Top 10 December 2015 Facebook Posts

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See your favorite Top 10 December 2015 Facebook Posts From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

Top 10 November 2015 Facebook Posts

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See your favorite Top 10 November 2015 Facebook Posts From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

Do More of What You Love to Do

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Free time offers you an opportunity to explore and embrace more of what you love to do. Be sure to schedule time for play, and wander where your heart wants to take you. When we engage more often in the activities that we really enjoy, those which make us come alive, we fill the well.

Add a Little Twist to Your Routines

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Routine can become very comfortable, avoiding any need to define and challenge your comfort zone. Although it may feel safe, however, allowing yourself to remain stuck in a dull routine of existence can bring you to a very low energy point and will strip the joy from your experience of life.

Ask Yourself Penetrating Questions

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When we ask ourselves those prickly kind of questions, we are making contact with the heart. Powerful, penetrating questions can sometimes need a lifetime, and there is no guarantee they will even receive closure. As eyes are the window to our soul, questions are the key to our soul.

Life Is A Bunch Of Accidents

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Life is a bunch of accidents that happen to you and… somehow you survive them by taking advantage of them. Then something magical happens and viola! You have the beginning of your dream. Enjoy this visually beautiful, musical video inspired by a positive life quote from Salma Hayek.

What’s Your Dominant Character Trait?

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Do you know your most dominant character trait? Give the following quiz a try for yourself. It may expose something new about yourself that you’d not yet considered. Looking for yet more personality traits to develop? There is also a list of more than 100, for you to explore and nurture.

Top 10 October 2015 Facebook Posts

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See your favorite Top 10 October 2015 Facebook Posts From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

Use Your Relationships to Realize Real Life

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“Using Your Relationships to Realize Real Life” article by Guy Finley. The greatest, most abundant resource on planet Earth is also its least understood and utilized. Its unlimited supply is found virtually everywhere, anytime, and under all circumstances, even though few recognize its real value.

Making Fear Your Friend

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The only way to deal with fear is by facing it and making fear your friend. It is our destiny to reach of peak potential. Every human being has inside of them potential to grow and evolve to the very limit of their being. Do something every day that scares you and practice it like exercising a muscle.

Top 10 September 2015 Facebook Posts

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See your favorite Top 10 September 2015 Facebook Posts From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

Experience A Quantum Shift In Self Growth

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Experience a quantum shift in your personal growth by reading this book. Eldon spent over 30 years researching the power of the mind. When your decision process is being managed and manipulated, the quest for discovering your real self becomes exponentially more difficult, if not impossible.

Shatter Bonds of False Beliefs, Be Free!

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The only way we can be released from any painful sense of false responsibility is to see that it is based in a false belief. Study carefully the following list of six false beliefs. Dare to learn everything you can about your own false beliefs, then watch the weight of false responsibilities falls off of you.

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See your favorite Top 10 August 2015 Facebook Posts From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

Wayne Dyer Video And Selected Quotes

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Enjoy this inspiring talk by Wayne Dyer in this video. Below that, I’ve included some of my favorite Wayne Dyer quotes for you to ponder and share with friends. Wayne Dyer passed away 29 August 2015 in Hawaii. Dr. Dyer had been diagnosed with leukemia several years prior. He was 75.

Top 10 July 2015 Facebook Posts

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See your favorite Top 10 July 2015 Facebook Posts From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

Top 10 June 2015 Facebook Posts

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See your favorite Top 10 June 2015 Facebook Posts From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

Being Considered A World Class Leader

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In this newly emerging world, with endless possibilities, new leaders are emerging daily. So here are 7 keys to being considered a world class leader. It’s important to understand that you have an important choice as two roads open before you: one is the road of power, the other that of force.

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See your favorite Top 10 May 2015 Facebook Posts From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

Self Hypnosis to Change Your Life

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Ever wanted to try self hypnosis to change your life? Whatever it is you feel could make you a better, happier & more productive person, is within you. That’s the premise of hypnosis, to draw out that which is within you. It is a natural state which everyone moves in & out of throughout each day.

Top 10 April 2015 Facebook Posts

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See your favorite Top 10 April 2015 Facebook Posts From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

6 Videos And 5 Stories For Mothers Day

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Enjoy sharing these poems, stories & videos with your mother on Mothers Day. Positive personal development inspirations to share with your family. Includes When You Thought I Wasn’t Looking, The Handwriting On The Wall, A Mother’s Letter To The World, For All Mothers, As I Look Back.

Top 10 March 2015 Facebook Posts

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See your favorite Top 10 March 2015 Facebook Posts From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

The Secret of Your Immortal Self

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Get “The Secret of Your Immortal Self” by Guy Finley… I just heard from the people over at Guy Finley’s non- profit Foundation. They said Guy’s new book, “The Secret of Your Immortal Self” reached the #1 spot in Kindle Personal Growth and Self-Help categories, and #17 in overall best-selling books at Amazon! If you…

Top 10 February Facebook Posts 2015

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See your favorite Top 10 February 2015 Facebook Posts From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

18 Inspiring Quotations Get you Thinking

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Enjoy the short video with 18 inspiring quotations to get you thinking today, and a collection of images for you to share. The text list with each of the 18 self improvement quotes that are shown in the video, in case you missed any while viewing. You can also view, share and download each of these images.

Free Tapping Meditation Videos For Calm

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Save these 6 free tapping meditation videos and revisit them regularly, for feeling more calm and at peace. Follow along as New York Times best-selling author of The Tapping Solution Nick Ortner guides you through calming and empowering processes. Download his two free ebook chapters as well.

Top 10 January Facebook Posts 2015

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See your favorite Top 10 January Facebook Posts 2015 From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

Principles Of Fun For A Better Life

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This fun video ought to be mandatory, daily viewing! The eight principles of fun is an irresistibly funky animated movie designed to help you create more fun in your life. What are you waiting for? Are you having fun? We don’t have enough fun in our lives. Life is better when you do have fun.

Top 10 December Facebook Posts 2014

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See your favorite Top 10 December Facebook Posts 2014 From Forward Steps with positive personal development inspirations by Thea Westra at Forward Steps Self Improvement. There is a brand new collection for you to explore at the end of each month. Simply return to this blog to see them.

Personal Development For Every Day

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Personal development for every day of your year! Enjoy this fun list for daily self improvement and inspiration (full list) OR… simply click on each month (just below), to be taken to the current month. Updated for your continued enjoyment and for you to reference any day of the year that you want!

The FUNdamentalist HUMANifesto

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The FUNdamentalist HUMANifesto: Credo of the The Right-To-Laugh Party. This has been one of my favorite pieces of writing for such a long time. I think you’ll very much enjoy the FUNdamentalist HUMANifesto by Swami Beyondananda, too. Get my free ebook with 88 fun thoughts about life at this page too.

Top 10 Favorites Of Forward Steps Readers

This is a quick list of the top 10 most purchased personal development products, therefore I presume favorites, of Forward Steps readers. The list excludes the Forward Steps products and are selected from a collection of products from colleagues and friends. By all means, share this list with your friends.

The Synchonicity Luck Program

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The Synchonicity Luck Program is taken from The 7 Real Mind Power Secrets, a free ebook that reveals life-changing secrets from a million dollar mind power research program. Synchronicity Synchronicity means a ‘meaningful’ coincidence of outer and inner events that are not themselves causally connected …or a series of seemingly unrelated events which are connected…

Grow Bolder And Get Your Free Africa Tour

At age 72, Stephen Jepson is living proof of his philosophy of lifetime fitness called “Never Leave the Playground”. He rides a unicycle, juggles while balancing on a bongo board, throws knives and plays jacks with both hands, walks a tightrope, swam across Iowa’s Spirit Lake at age 66, and has won over 80 gold…

Connecting With Our Soul [Interview]

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A while back, Jodi & I completed this interview together. Jodi Chapman is a bestselling author and an award-winning blogger. She wears her heart on her sleeve and tends to attract others into her life who do the same. It’s her heart’s desire to help us plug back into life by connecting with our soul.

27 Free Personal Development Gifts

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I have so many great quality free personal development gifts to share with you, that I am finding it a challenge to get them all to you on time. This is my selection in the one place for you to explore. This list of free self improvement gifts is regularly updated for you.

Heal Your Body As You Sleep

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Heal your body as you sleep, the most natural form of meditation that your body can experience. During sleep, the energies of the heart, mind, body & spirit unite, every cell has time to rejuvenate. Sleeping is a natural form of meditation & a form of Qigong, balancing yin & yang energy in the body.

Learn About The Tale of Dwarka

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Learn more about the Tale of Dwarka By Amish Shah. The film is ready to be shown to the world. In his message you can view a free screening of his documentary. Follow his journey, inspired by the Mahabharata and other Vedic texts, as he explores the validity of their detailed accounts.

Ever Ask, What Is Missing From My Life?

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Ever ask yourself, “What’s missing from my life?” This 1-hour program takes you straight to the heart of authentic spiritual wisdom. You’ll end the lifelong search for what’s been missing from your life. Very few things you do in your lifetime will have as much of an impact on your enjoyment of life.

Point Of Power In Quantum Mechanics

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The law of attraction states that whatever you focus on and intend in your life, shall be delivered to you. In The Point Of Power, Peter Baksa proposes and illustrates 3 principles of “intend, declare & detach”, together explaining how to operate the law within the context of quantum mechanics.

World Day of Social Justice

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We advance social justice when we remove barriers that people face because of gender, age, race, ethnicity, religion, culture or disability. Together, we can overcome the inertia of complacency: doing this not for the publicity, but because it is the right thing to do.

Enter Chinese Year Of The Horse 2014

Chinese New Year Day is on January 31. Happy new year! 2014 is the Year of the Horse. There are some taboos on the Chinese New Year Day: Since everybody is in a festival mood under a joyful and hilarious atmosphere, people shouldn’t argue each other. Also parents shouldn’t scold or punish the children. Otherwise,…

Muere Lentamente by Martha Medeiros

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Muere lentamente (English translation), enjoy and share this poem by Martha Medeiros. Let’s try and avoid death in small doses, reminding ourselves that being alive requires an effort far greater than the simple fact of breathing. See the video, read the text and share the image with your friends.

Life is really very simple

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Life is really very simple. I didn’t say “easy”, I said simple! Today, we have a blank canvas, as we do any other day. We get to start anything and everything anew, moment by moment. Embracing the heartfelt messages that you’ll hear in these three videos, will open a whole new reality for your life.

Power Of No For A Better Year Ahead

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You’ll love this profoundly simple, yet powerful message, about the power of no. Why not do something entirely different this year? This amazing video presents fifteen simple, effective and empowering strategies (personal and professional) that you can use to get results, immediately!

Letter Writing Day For Self Reflection

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To aid problem solving or for the purpose of self reflection, here are a couple of examples of letters to write to yourself. December 7 is Letter Writing Day, however there’s no need to wait until then! Use the following letter writing exercises to gain more clarity in your life & begin stepping forward.

Lady in Number 6 Celebrates 110 Years

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The Lady in Number 6 is one of the most inspirational stories ever told. Alice Herz-Sommer, the world’s oldest pianist and oldest holocaust survivor, shares her views on how to live a long happy life. Alice’s story demonstrates that the amazing, inspiring, positive side of life can always be chosen.

Science Of Manifestation eBook Download

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Access your free copy of Vitaly Geyman’s pdf ebook The Science Of Manifestation and watch his educational video here also. Although the current economic climate has changed, some of the wealth building strategies and the majority of his teaching points in this video still remain true.

Calm in any situation

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This amazing video takes you through a guided mediation that illustrates the art of positive thinking and reveals the power of mind. Calming, relaxing and inspiring… this guided meditation experience walks you through the beautiful process and explains how to be positive and calm in any situation. Develop the influence of a mental positive attitude…

Half The Fun Is Getting There

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Getting there is half the fun, the other half is the fun that we have along the journey. Take a breather and remember to lighten up, making time for laughing at ourselves. Enjoy a free ebook with 88 fun thoughts about life. I’ve listed 88 of my favorite, humorous self improvement funny quotes.

Unlock Your Intuition

When you unlock your intuition it opens the doors to true success; success that reflects & expresses your unique gifts, talents, potential & soul’s calling. It is the ultimate navigation tool, that when tapped and engaged, will chart the course to a dream-filled, blessed and ‘on purpose’ life.

A Daisy A Day Song & Nadine Stair Poem

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I’ll give you a daisy a day, dear. 🙂 You might like a gift of a daisy from Forward Steps today. Enjoy this sweet song, A Daisy A Day plus a short poem by Nadine Stair, “If I had my life to live over I’d dare to make more mistakes next time. I’d relax. I would be sillier than I have been this trip….”.

How we experience the world

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There are things and interactions that happen all around us, all day that radically alter both how we experience the world and who we are, on a moment-to-moment basis. They influence nearly every decision we make and, in turn, the way the world either rallies to or walks away from us. In the interview, NYU…

46 Quotes From Power Of Concentration

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It seems a peculiar fact that it is easier to concentrate on something that is not good for us, than on something that is beneficial. If this is a challenge with which you have been grappling then I just know you are going to love reading The Power Of Concentration by Theron Q. Dumont

Listen To A 1986 Video Series About Money

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Enjoy this older 1986 video series about money, titled Mastery Of Money. Stuart Wilde had turned away from a life of wealth and luxury, in order to follow the path of spirit. Since then, he has been a fearless, tireless spiritual warrior, investigating ever-further reaches of the spiritual realm.

Struggling with back pain? Listen to this!

Are you suffering from back pain? Does your back hurt? 80% of us will suffer from back pain at some point in our lives. Around one third of the adult population of the US and UK will experience back pain in any given year. This Back Hope summit will give you a foundation for making good choices.

Your Life Is All About The Little Habits

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Your life is all about the habits that you run each day and your “someday” is right now! What are your morning habits? Or your habits in your relationships, with what you eat every day, with what you typically think about? Little shifts in your habits can make a HUGE change in your life for the better.

Science Of Getting Rich Book In A Nutshell

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The Science Of Getting Rich by Wallace D. Wattles may be the most important ebook you ever read! If you’ve ever wished for more out of life. If you feel like there’s a secret to making money that you haven’t discovered yet or if your life has turned into one financial struggle after another, get this book.

What To Do When Your Stuff Comes Up

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Next time your stuff comes up, you’ll know what to do after reading this. The best way to dissolve all forms of stress and negative emotion is to train your awareness. A great side-effect of meditation and mind-body training is that you also gain more energy to create what you do want in your life.

Money Is Energy

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Money is energy. Change your perspective about money… Today I received a question for a reader. Below is a copy of that question, and my response to her is below the copy of the question, about how money is energy. I don’t have “the answers”, simply my own perceptions & opinions. So, here goes!

87 year old Rose is a story to inspire you

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Anybody can grow older. That doesn’t take any talent or ability. The elderly usually don’t have regrets for what they did, but rather for things they did not do. After viewing the video of the song “The Rose” by Bette Middler, enjoy the story of 87 year old Rose… a touching story which will inspire you.

One Billion Rising

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One Billion Rising, break the chain   “Break the Chain” aims to raise awareness around the world about V-Day’s fastest escalating global campaign to date, ONE BILLION RISING. The ONE BILLION RISING campaign began as a call to action based on the staggering statistic that 1 in 3 women on the planet will be beaten…

Happy Chinese New Year!

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Happy Chinese New Year for 2013 2013 is Year of the Snake and it will arrive on February 4, 2013. Chinese New Year Day is on February 10, 2013. Today is the first day of the rest of your life. There are some taboos on the Chinese New Year Day! See a list of those…

Happy, happy, happy!

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This happy, happy, happy post has three lovely happiness resources for you Renowned spiritual guru Deepak Chopra says that HAPPINESS is the goal, of all other goals. How true that is! Apart from making us feel good, do you know that people who are happy create more magic in their lives than people who are…

Aware of the light

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This message is for those who are aware of the light (everybody). Spend this time engaging in an inspiring hobby, listening to a song that brings joyous tears to your eyes, watching inspiring videos, or looking at photos and spending time with pets and loved ones.

To change, choose your words with care

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Choose your words with care… if you want to change your world. For each life is linked to all life and your words carry with them chain reactions, like a stone that is thrown into a pond. The message of ‘TIME’, the musical, is as relevant today as it was 25 years ago.

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