12-Year Old Molly Finds Her “Inner Shine”

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A Girl Finds Her Inner Shine

12-Year-Old Molly Finds Her “Inner Shine” At just twelve years old, Molly* was struggling with her sense of self-worth. Her parents noticed that she was becoming increasingly concerned about her appearance and what people thought about her. They also saw …

Do You Have a Negative Energy Removal System?

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Do You Have a Negative Energy Removal System?   As the seasons change, it’s a great time to do a little “house cleaning.”  And cleaning up negative energy is a great place to start!  We all have those things that …

Ask Your Kids: “What Kind of Mark Did You Make Today?”

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Ask Your Kids: “What Kind of Mark Did You Make Today?”   “What kind of mark did you make today?” Every time we are with someone we leave a mark – either a “gold heart” or a “grungy mark” depending …

How a 9-year-old girl brought “life coaching” skills to her whole family!

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How a 9-year-old girl brought “life coaching” skills to her whole family! Julie’s* Mom was concerned. Her nine-year-old daughter was struggling in her relationships with friends and family – especially when conflicts arose. She was also frequently getting down on …

You Will Always Miss 100% of the Shots You Don’t Take!

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You Will Always Miss 100% of the Shots You Don’t Take!   This is a powerful quote from Wayne Gretzky, one of the most famous and highest-scoring professional hockey players of all time. It is also a very powerful lesson …

Myth About Dreams

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The Myth About Dreams   Dreams often get a bad rap – “Be realistic”, “Get your head out of the clouds”, “Live in the real world”… The myth we often hear is that dreaming is irresponsible, unrealistic, and unreasonable.
 But …

Timothy Learns that Winning In Your Mind Creates Winning In Your Life!

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Timothy Learns that Winning In Your Mind Creates Winning In Your Life! Timothy* made the Baseball All Star Team!  Then the fear started to creep in as he put tremendous pressure on himself to do well. His parents were worried …

A Young Boy Moves from Self-Consciousness to Self-Confidence

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A Young Boy Moves from Self-Consciousness to Self-Confidence Ten-year-old Timothy’s* parents were concerned about their son’s perfectionism. They noticed that if Timothy wasn’t able to do something perfectly on the first try, he would often give up. Timothy also wanted …

How Chocolate Chip Cookies Can Build Kids’ Self-Confidence

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How Chocolate Chip Cookies Can Help Kids Build Self-Confidence   Did you know that teaching your kids how to make chocolate chip cookies can build self-confidence?That’s right.  Any time your kids have an opportunity to learn something new and to …

Three Things to Teach Children About Being Mindful

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Mindset for Kids

Three Things to Teach Children About Being Mindful   “Mindfulness” is about being in touch with the present moment — paying attention to what is happening now — your thoughts, your feelings and your way of being. Practicing mindfulness is …