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5 Quotes of Ultimate Wisdom by Pema Chodron

Hello, lovely readers! I have had a difficult past few days. I can’t say that there has been anything happening that is outwardly difficult, I have just been feeling agitated, insecure and a little angry at times. It kind of sucks. Sometimes I just get stuck, allowing fear to dictate my happiness. It isn’t fair to myself, and it is a challenge to overcome and accept these darker moods when they arise. Although I know they will pass as all things do, I still wish to not get so stuck in my frustrations. So here I…

5 Quotes to Help Practice Kindness & Patience

Good day, beautiful people. I feel frustrated by people lately, by the unkindness of others and in return the unkindness of myself dealing with those people through my agitation. Are you following me? Basically, people can be difficult to deal with. Sometimes I wonder why people put themselves on a pedestal and try to keep others below them in some way. Driven by a false sense of status. Many people place themselves on a pedestal held high on top of their material status in life, position in their careers, material wealth, age. This is such an unhealthy way of living…

5 Quotes to Help Enhance your Spirit

Good day, beautiful people. I am having one of those days. One of those days where not even an awesome cup of coffee or the prospect of hopping right into my jammies after work will save me from my grumpy self. Ok well, the prospect of jammies is kind of comforting, I’m not going to lie. Either way, on a day like today, I am in need of a change of spirit. So I have compiled together some quotes that speak to me in different ways, inspire, motivate, encourage. Because… everyone loves a good quote! So if…

3 Quotes to Help Overcome Stress

When I become frustrated by a situation I often turn to a friend to bitch to and let off some steam. Most times this tactic saves me some sanity. Other times I end up working myself up into a stressed induced madness. When thinking about life issues sometimes I feel paralyzed by circumstance, overwhelmed by decision and on occasion even more frustrated than when I began. I’m not even being dramatic, stress is a real thing I swear it! Maybe when I get little older things like work, bills, friends, and society won’t bother me so…

3 Powerful Life Lessons from The Dalai Lama

I first stumbled onto the Buddhist concepts a few years back when going through a particularly difficult time in my life. I was faced with some new life changes and the challenges I now had to push through were like nothing I had encountered before. My network of friends had shifted, I had gone through a breakup, I lost my job and my father’s health was worrisome. All the pieces of my life seemed to be in the air, leaving me feeling lonely with little stability or support. So I had no choice but to start a solo…