Recovering The SelfA Journal of Hope and Healing

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Feeling a little selfish? Then blame the hot weather | Daily Mail Online

Feeling a little selfish? Then blame the hot weather: How the heat makes us feel frosty towards our fellow humans As mercury rises, people become less sociable …

Shopping Hungry? Psychology Trick Could Stifle Bad Food Choices

  It’s a scenario you’ve probably experienced: You go to the supermarket hungry, and you end up with a shopping cart filled with foods you …

Yoga for Normal People – Believe. Passport to Positive Psychology.

Everyone suffers from stress from time to time. There are times of the year which are significantly more stressful than others. For university students, exam …

Completely Quitting an Opiate Addiction

by William Weiss Opiate drugs are typically prescribed to people as a means of treating some form of acute pain. The natural effects that opiates have of …

How Sustainable Living Can Transform Your Life

by Sally Wong Sustainable living has become a catch phrase for everything from eating a whole foods diet to living off the grid using only renewable energy …

Rules For Life – Common Sense is not Cowardice

by Ken La Salle Welcome back to my continuing series of Rules For Life. As part of my preparation for returning to the Pacific Crest Trail in 2017, I’ve …

New Grads in the Workplace: 5 Tips for Surviving Your First Job

by Per Wickstrom The only place where I’ve seen almost as much concentrated and highly prevalent substance abuse as I’ve seen in college has been in the …

How to Control Your Temper

by Darci Maxwell There are few things as unpleasant as somebody suffering from an external bout of unreasonable anger. We often call this a “bad temper.” …

Rules For Life – Everything is a Blessing (Part Two)

by Ken La Salle Welcome back to my continuing series of Rules For Life. When I wrote last month about everything being a blessing, I had no idea about the …

What I Learned from Something Lost and Found

by Leonore H. Dvorkin Last year, I had my study and the adjoining guest bathroom painted. It was a huge job for the painters and us, as we had to remove from …

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