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What have you done?

You might think you’re powerless but that’s the easy excuse. Nobody is powerless. Even just setting an example by the way you live could have a bigger impact than you realize. It’s so easy to point at other people and complain, “They should be doing such and such a thing.” Or whine, “Why aren’t they […]

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Stop for a second

No matter how busy we think we are, there’s always time for this little lifehack. It’s super easy too. Just stop and look around at where you are and all the incredible things you can see right now. That shouldn’t be too hard unless you’re driving. Traffic lights and trees are equally marvellous subjects of wonderment; […]

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It’s just a thought

It’s easy to get caught up in our thoughts, but that doesn’t mean we have to stay in them.  Thoughts are just random brain cells talking to each other. There’s rarely meaning there; it’s just a biochemical process that happens automatically to stop us from getting bored. And we get to choose what we think […]

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If this isn’t nice…

Some of the most powerful lessons are learnt through fiction and literature, and great authors like Kurt Vonnegut. Once, he said that it’s all too easy to notice when things are going badly, but often we don’t notice when things are going well. And I’m not talking about the obvious times like getting a raise […]