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Sabbatical: Yes or No?

Consider Your Reason. Why are you looking to take a sabbatical or leave of absence? Is it burn out? Familial obligation? Personal illness, or a need to pursue your passions? OR is it because you hate your job? If it's the last, that you hate your job, consider searching for a job while you still… Continue reading Sabbatical: Yes or No?

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Self Care for the Highly Sensitive Person

Why grounding is important for a highly sensitive person The most important kind of self care for the highly sensitive is grounding. Grounding is the act of grounding yourself physically and mentally through one or more of your senses. The best way is through nature. Sitting or standing barefoot in the grass or in a… Continue reading Self Care for the Highly Sensitive Person

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Stress for the Working Class, Stress Relief for the Wealthy.

I recently, and for the 100th time was doing research on better, newer, unlikely never before tried stress relief techniques, because the ones I have been doing up till now are nothing more than a band-aid. A quote caught my attention and hit very close to home."'I'm not Cognitive Behavioral Therapy wealthy, I am crying… Continue reading Stress for the Working Class, Stress Relief for the Wealthy.

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36 [Unorthodox] Ways To Meditate

The Following are just a quick look at many (but not all) different kinds of meditation/ ways to meditate available. Regular Sit or Lay down, make no effort to control the breath; simply breathe naturally while you focus your attention on the breath. On how the body moves with each inhalation and exhalation. Candle/Gazing Sitting… Continue reading 36 [Unorthodox] Ways To Meditate

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Meditation For The Stressed and Skeptical Beginner

For anyone, including myself who struggles with stress, anxiety, depression, chronic illness. Anything out of the norm, there is always a chorus of healthy people saying "try meditation!" Whether it is meditation, yoga, exercise etc, we've heard it all. I've been just as skeptical as you. I have done the research, watched videos and read… Continue reading Meditation For The Stressed and Skeptical Beginner