Compromise can be within yourself – adapting to circumstance, perhaps lowering expectations and being more flexible- within yourself- which will positively affect your mood and subsequently better your attitude and communications with others. It’s truly a flow effect and good funnel! Realizing things may not go according to plan or time is different is the … More The Spirit of Compromise/Flexibility
Forgiveness has been said to be an antidote to anger in your life because every time you remember the injustice, and you will remember it since forgiving is NOT forgetting, you choose to release the perpetrator from the debt that she/he owes you. You may read about the Biehl’s amazing journey here: http://thejourneyofhope.blogspot.ca/2009/03/amy-biehl-and-improbable-tale-of.html And…The Mayo … More The Power of Forgiveness
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I’m a co-contributor – author of Contagious Optimism and we did a radio show about this! http://www.blogtalkradio.com/eileen-lichtenstein/2013/06/24/soar-with-resilience-contagious-optimism Contagious Optimism (publisher: Viva Editions) is an uplifting book series that helps people look past the tough times they may be experiencing and instead see that there is always something positive ahead of them. We call this “Positive Forward Thinking.” The … More Resilience + Hope = Optimism!
When we hold hope or sadness, pathways appear in the brain to support that sadness or hope; that’s been documented. The same thing happens at a cellular level. When we consistently hold an emotion, a large amount of related hormones are released to every cell. In other words, your brain and every cell of your … More Hold Hope
To all my friends recently touched by destruction and dire circumstances, as our collective prayers, thoughts and actions aid recovery from Superstorm Sandy, and to all of my friends not in the New York Metro area, let’s remember we can always accelerate resilience in spirit with these simple steps: • Set specific goals that are attainable. Take baby … More Accelerate Resilience in Spirit!
Create an Attitude of Gratitude! Studies show that expressing gratitude increases positive emotion and decreases depression symptoms. It’s not possible to be grateful on a consistent basis and to feel depressed. Does this work for you?
“Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.” – Brian Tracy Gratitude has been getting a lot of press in self-help/development curriculums because it is essential to acknowledge personal gratefuluness in several … More How to Create an Attitude of Gratitude and Be Happier!
Developing a lasting attitude of happiness may include looking for the positive points in a seemingly negative situation or endeavoring to have fun when there seems to be no reason to be jovial. … More How to Develop a Lasting Attitude of Happiness