Happy Mindful Monday, dear readers! This weeks mindfulness topic circles around: how do I make others feel their best? I am sure you've heard of the popular quote; "How you make others feel says a lot about you." I believe this statement holds a large amount of truth. Everyone is guilty of pushing their insecurities onto … Continue reading Mindful Monday – How Can I Make You Feel Your Best?
Lately, I've been speaking to many of my (new) students about choice and the place it has in our life. The choice to be happy, well and the overall way we conduct our everyday manners. If you think about it, every new day is a chance for new choices. If we are being truly present, then … Continue reading Mindful Monday – Choice and Patience.
Happy Friday, readers! I wanted to make a quick weekend checklist on ways you can mindfully avoid stagnation. It is perfectly normal to suffer from bouts of stagnation when hitting a low. If you need a quick and "mindfulness fix", I have the solution. Follow the simple steps to get yourself out of feeling temporarily "stuck." … Continue reading The Stagnation Solution.
Happy Monday, readers. I am so grateful you've joined in reading my "Mindful Monday" posts. This post will be short in content tonight. However, I wanted to introduce this weeks mindfulness topic. My posts for the remainder of the week will be focusing primarily on using mindfulness to cope with severe depression. I wanted to … Continue reading Mindful Monday – The Poetry of Depression
Happy Friday, everyone! To end our weekly mindfulness topic of situational depression, I wanted to do something different for this blog post. I wanted to create a sincere letter & reminder for those going through this battle. Like I've explained, I have been there before and the pain is all too familiar. Through mindfulness meditation, … Continue reading Positive Assurance Through Depression – A Letter from Me, to You:
"Maybe you have to know the darkness before you can appreciate the light." — Madeleine L'Engle If you've ever experienced deep sadness, your heart will relate to these words below; Our vision feels foggy. We wake up with the burden of sadness resting on our chest, eager to greet us in early waking hours. We walk through … Continue reading Mindful Monday – Solace and Situational Depression:
Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The suns rays do not burn until brought into a focus. - Alexander Graham Bell If you're anything like me, it's easy to get caught in a vicious cycle of multitasking. Multitasking has a reputation of being a productive practice. Getting a multitude of things done … Continue reading The Simplicity in Single Tasking – Everyday Mindfulness
My own tidbit about finding the beauty of mindfulness in the most mundane, daily tasks.