Disciplining kids advice-Aleteia. I have not read every child psychology book, nor did I take a course on how to avoid/stop/end a child’s tantrum.
But because of a personal experience with my 5-year-old daughter, I really want to share a “formula” that I learned recently so that people can change course when kids insist on getting all worked up over something small. But first, I need to tell you a story. My daughter started kindergarten and she was a little anxious. She kept saying she wasn’t going to be able to keep up. And this behavior ended up unfolding at home: she was increasingly throwing tantrums over anything, even the smallest most meaningless things. Among the many tips that psychologist Sally Neuberger gave us, there was one that I found fantastic, although it was very simple — and that’s exactly why I feel it’s worth sharing. How Trump is paving the way for a revival of the ‘religious left’ Richard Montgomery High School junior Talea Kent marches with students during a protest at the school in Rockville, Md.
(Lisa Bolton/The Washington Post) This piece is by Jack Jenkins, the senior religion reporter for ThinkProgress. On Election Day, much was made of exit polls that showed 80 percent of white evangelicals backing Republican Donald Trump, a sometimes vulgar, twice-divorced candidate who could not name his favorite Bible verse and once bragged about sexual assault. The result seemed inexplicable, and political analysts are now questioning the theological credibility of right-wing Christian leaders who embraced Trump, with some high-profile religious conservatives decrying such support as hypocritical at best, heretical at worst.
But as some members of the religious right wrestle with how to reclaim their moral authority, another group is quietly beginning to rise. The shift comes as left-wing religious leaders increasingly find themselves in the spotlight. Local. 25 Alan Watts Quotes That Will Blow Your Mind Wide Open - Universe Insider. Alan Watts was a British philosopher who spoke about Asian philosophies for a Western audience.
He wrote over 25 books and was an excellent orator on topics such as the meaning of life, higher consciousness, the true nature of reality and the pursuit of happiness. Below we look at some of his most potent quotes on various topics. At the bottom, I’ve also included one of my favorite YouTube videos of Alan Watts discussing “the real you”. Enjoy! On Suffering Man suffers only because he takes seriously what the gods made for fun. Your body does not eliminate poisons by knowing their names. On the Mind. It Takes 5 Minutes to Relieve Stress With This Japanese Technique. While a certain amount of stress in our lives is normal and even necessary, excessive stress can interfere with normal daily activities and take a toll on our personal lives and health.
Today we at Bright Side invite you to try an ancient Japanese technique of self-relaxation that will not take you more than 5 minutes and can be done just about anywhere. To practice the technique, it is important to understand that each of the fingers of our hand represents a different feeling or attitude. Here is the method To harmonize the life energy in the body, grasp the finger with the opposite hand, wrapping all the fingers and thumb around it. Hold each finger for one to two minutes. To calm your mind, apply slight pressure in the center of the palm with the thumb of the opposite hand and hold for at least one minute Practice this technique every day to stay calm and re-establish the balance within yourself. On Flipboard. 15 Profound Quotes From Lao Tzu That Will Open Your Mind Wide Open - Hack Spirit. Have you ever heard of Lao Tzu?
If not, then my word you’re in some wisdom today. Lao Tzu was the founder Taoism, the highly influential philosophy that emphasizes humility, mindful living and fulfilment in life. He is known to have masterfully implemented detachment, letting go and simplicity in his life. Most importantly, he helped countless people discover their true purpose. Lao Tzu has been a huge figure in Chinese culture and his teachings are still taught to this very day. If you want to learn about harmonious and purposeful living, here are some of his most profound quotes that will make reconsider your priorities in life.
The 3 great treasures in life “Simplicity, patience, compassion. True intelligence and power “Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Let go “Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. “When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.” Be yourself “Because one believes in oneself, one doesn’t try to convince others. Stop Chasing Happiness: 17 Alternative Ways to Live a Great Life. How to Be Someone People Love to Talk to. When do we really learn good conversation skills?
Well, we don’t. We’re just kind of expected to pick them up… And we wonder why people aren’t better communicators. How can you be that person people love to talk to? I’ve posted a lot of research and expert interviews on the subject so let’s round up the info and make it actionable. Advice from some old people.