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By: David Over the years I’ve learned dozens of little tricks and insights for making life more fulfilling. They’ve added up to a significant improvement in the ease and quality of my day-to-day life. But the major breakthroughs have come from a handful of insights that completely rocked my world and redefined reality forever. Expanded Consciousness: 9 Mind-Bending Epiphanies That Turned My World Upside-Down
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Clear Is a Colorful, Clutter-Free Way to Manage Your To-Dos on the iPhone iOS: Clear is a minimalist to-do list app with an engaging touch interface: Swipe, pull, and pinch to work with your tasks. Tasks are color-coded in a heat map so you know which are the most pressing. There are no buttons here.
“Simplicity is ultimately a matter of focus.” — Ann Voskamp Our world has become a constant feed of information, noise, and entertainment. Our phones live not just in our pockets, but in front of our eyes. The influence of the Internet and its constant stream of information is accessible from nearly corner of our world. Breaking news breaks into our day at breakneck speed. And we are fed messages relentlessly from advertisements on nearly every flat surface. 10 Unconventional Habits to Live Distraction-Less
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Change Your Attitude, Change Your Life “Our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world as being able to remake ourselves.” ~Gandhi It was 1999 and my life stunk. I had failed miserably as a missionary for my church, I’d been sent to a mental hospital and diagnosed with bipolar disorder, and I was in the process of losing the woman I thought I was going to marry. I was in bad shape, and didn’t have a clue as to how I could right the ship, so to speak. Now, 13 years later, I have a great job that provides for me and my family.
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My heart sank. I couldn’t believe my alarm was ringing. It can’t be 5am already, it can’t. I really don’t feel like this. I snuggled deeper into my duvet, imagining the cold I would feel when I got up. Motivation is a Luxury
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7 Words For Starting Your Day Off Right A few months ago, a friend shared their favorite mantra on Facebook and I immediately took it on as my own. The phrase was ‘I am letting go of all resistance’ (FYI those aren’t the 7 words). Resistance being any fear-based emotion, eg. worry, jealousy, hate and fear itself. This worked extremely well for me for a while.
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This article is useful for the experienced dreamer who wishes to refine and deepen their lucid adventures. If you’ve never practiced being consciously aware within your dreams, check out the beginner lucid dreaming article. To make the following techniques effective I suggest you maximize your dream recall ability. Advanced Lucid Dreaming Techniques
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