Green Therapy: How Plants Boost Your Mood and Well-Being
In a world filled with hustle and bustle, finding moments of tranquility and peace can be challenging. However, there is a simple yet powerful solution that can uplift your mood and improve your overall well-being – having plants in your living spaces.
Do you see yourself as average? Did you know to be average is to be mediocre? While there is nothing wrong with being average, who wants to be mediocre? Yet they are the same thing!
Why You Need Competitors
What do you do when you hear someone speak badly about their competition? Most of us will shy away from such people. Imagine how many deals are lost because someone talks badly about another product, company, or its people.
What is a Necessity?
Necessities are part of everyone’s life and can vary from person to person. For many, school and a job are necessities. For others, marriage and children are a necessary part of life, yet many live without them.
Life Can Last
Is it possible to live beyond death? Yes, in a sense. Each of us leaves our story, which can live indefinitely. What will yours be? Why not make it meaningful and long-lasting? You can if you want. Read on to learn how.
The many parallels between sports and life have a great deal to teach us. We can learn much from those old pros who have gone before us. How they look at the world, their optimism, and wisdom are second to none.
The Question to Ask
One question will create the most profound insights into who you are and the life you are creating. It is something everyone should ask themselves if they want to live the best life possible.
Who doesn’t need some encouragement now and then? Encouragement at the right time can provide that little nudge you need to do something more, maybe even something great. Let’s look at the significant impact encouragement can make in your life and the life of others.
The Most Powerful Skill
If there was one skill you could build that would trump every other skill in life, wouldn’t you want to know about it? Let’s look at this skill and how you can develop it. What one skill trumps all others when it comes to living the best life possible? This skill is at the root of many other skills and is vital to learning and personal growth.
What would you consider better — talent or working hard? Either can take you far when used correctly, but how does one stack up against the other? Let’s find out. You can have boatloads of talent and go far in life if you apply it correctly, but talent alone does not make the person.
Obstacles and life
What do you do when you face an obstacle? Do you charge it head-on, allow it to stop you, or retreat?. Let’s look at some of life’s obstacles and how to overcome them. There is little question everyone faces obstacles in their time on this planet. They are so pervasive the only way to avoid them is to stop living, but overcoming them while alive is essential to living a good life.
What is a Pro?
Are you a professional? There is a strong possibility you are, but what makes you one? Let’s look at this term and what it means to be a professional in your field. For more than a century, the word professional would bring up the image of a clean-shaven man in a suit. Is this still true?
Living on Autopilot
Time not only flies, but do you realize it’s on autopilot much of the time? We often look back at the days, weeks, months, and years, wondering where they went. Since we spend so much of our lives on autopilot, what can we do to make the best use of this time? Read on to find out!
Do You Have Authority
What does the word authority mean to you? Both your authority and that of others? You do realize you have tremendous authority, don’t you?. Let’s see if we can shed more light on the subject of authority. If you are not aware of the authority you possess, you’re in for a treat!
Expectation vs. Anticipation
Do the words expectation and anticipation create good or bad feelings and memories? While the terms are similar, understanding their differences can help you move from being discouraged and disappointed to being pleased and happy.
Moments That Change Life
Do you ever stop, quieten your mind, and reflect on your life? Few of us do until something serious happens, such as the death of a loved one. But why wait until then? Why not do it now?
Benjamin Franklin Fairless
Do you know how to say a great deal in a few words? Countless spoken and written examples exist. As a rule, the shorter they are, the greater their punch. If you guessed the quote, you are correct! Let’s look at a quote that can inspire you with everything needed to create the best possible career.
The Lesson of Pain
I will never forget the first time I heard the old exercise motto “no pain, no gain” back in the 80s. At the time, I was into weightlifting, and believe me, it is true!. Let’s look at where this saying originated and how you can apply it in your life to accomplish far more than you could ever imagine.
From Garbage to Garden: New Jersey Homeowners Benefit from Composting
A compost pile. One man's waste is a gardener's treasure.Photo byChristopher Lotito | Lotito Earth Observatory. New Jersey is known as the "Garden State" and for good reason; from formal parks and arboretums to backyard hobbyists, the state is home to some of the most beautiful and diverse gardens on the East Coast. It's no surprise that hundreds of home improvement stores and garden centers across the state do a brisk business in fertilizer and mulch each Spring and Autumn, but new generation of gardeners is turning to the age old process of composting waste to provide organic nutrients in a sustainable and eco-friendly way.