better living

Be in your Moment by Bibiana Krall

Be in your Moment  | Bibiana Krall Be in the moment… Everyone has heard this expression before, right? What does it really mean to you? This morning I realized that I need to take my own advice and send a little, fairy dust over to you as well. This morning I was laying in my bed, reading morning emails, flipping through my Kindle to find a new book to enjoy and simultaneously watching a video about motivation on my iPad. This activity []

How to Get More Done by Jeyran Main

How to Get More Done   Today I want to talk about how to be more productive and beat procrastination. When you’re old enough to have more freedom and the set routine is broken, everything is based on whatever you wish to do without anything forced in place as a plan. Especially as an entrepreneur or someone that works with no boss around telling them what to do, we as humans tend to lose productivity and waste time, which consequently means wasting []

Don’t Force It by Jeyran Main

Don’t Force It by Jeyran Main Today I wish to talk about an important issue that may come across your life. There may come a time where you force certain things on your life. You make sure that they are accomplished whether you are happy about it or not. This could be anything, for instance, school, chores, something in your relationship or worse, you are simply being abused and forced to conduct harmful actions just to please someone else. The subject may []

Immediacy: Our Ways of Coping in Everyday Life (Book Review #189)

This review was written for Online Book Club “I rate this book 4 out of 4 stars.” This book was an “OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day.” Immediacy is a non-fiction – Psychology – Social Science book written about ways of which we can cope in everyday life. The book begins with informing us that from the day we are born, every single one of us must cope with the world we live in. Based on how effective with cope, we succeed to []

The Other Side of Positive Thinking Written by BoringBug

The Other Side of Positive Thinking You are born wise. Despite not knowing all the answers, you don’t talk or argue back. Thereafter you grow older and impregnate yourself with negative thoughts. Thoughts full of “I can’t(s)”, resultant blocking your own good, frustrating and limiting yourself. When you block your thoughts with negative(s), you end up creating obstacles, impediments, and delays in your life. Ending up denying the intelligence and wisdom residing within yourself. The provoked negative thoughts often manifest themselves into []

Breadcrumbs by Francis Shaw (Book Review #201)

This review was kindly requested by Francis Shaw. Breadcrumbs is a short, self-help book written about a collection of essays. It begins with a quote from the famous Persian Poet, Rumi, “Beyond the ideas of right and wrong, there is a field, I’ll meet you there.” Ironically, this quote sums up the book very well. The author uses various ways to elaborate on the message without directly saying it out loud. The skill used is fabulously webbed within stories like the King’s []