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Busting the Myth About Dreams

Busting 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 did you realize that our world is built on dreams? Throughout history, humans have made the once “impossible”, possible – from electricity, to...

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How to Figure Out the Perfect Time to Go for Your Goal

How to Figure Out the Perfect Time to Go for Your Goal

  You may have heard statements like these before… As soon as I have more money… As soon as I have more time… As soon as I’m a little older… then I’ll go for my goal! When deciding the “perfect time” to go for your goal… you must look out for a sneaky dream-stealer called "conditional thinking". Conditional thinking occurs when you think...

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Four Powerful Practices to Create Success and Happiness in the New Year

Four Powerful Practices to Create Success and Happiness in the New Year

  Wow – it’s already December and 2021 is almost complete! When talking with friends and colleagues about the end of the year, one thing I’ve noticed is that people often talk about the things they DIDN’T do in 2021. This often leads to a series of “self-beat-up” comments as they talk about their unfulfilling job, weight they didn’t lose,...

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Fun Holiday Break Activities for Kids – Printable Lists!

Fun Holiday Break Activities for Kids – Printable Lists!

  It's time for the holidays and kids are home from school. The holidays are a great time for exploring fun new activities. To help you kick start your holiday break, we wanted to share our fun holiday break activities for kids with you! We've put them in two lists we're calling our "School Break Bucket Lists." For those of you in the...

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How Baking Holiday Cookies Can Help Kids Develop Self-Confidence!

How Baking Holiday Cookies Can Help Kids Develop Self-Confidence!

  Did you know that teaching children how to make holiday cookies can help kids develop self-confidence? That's right. Any time your kids have an opportunity to learn something new and to create something exciting it builds self-confidence. And what can be more exciting for a young child than baking and decorating holiday cookies! Many...

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Three Things to Teach Your Children About Being Mindful

Three Things to Teach Your 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 a powerful tool for creating a sense of well-being, for managing stress, and for creating overall good health. Therefore, it is an important skill to teach our...

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Children’s Grades and Self-Esteem: A Powerful Way to Talk About Grades

Children’s Grades and Self-Esteem: A Powerful Way to Talk About Grades

  Whether your children’s grades tend to be A’s, B’s, C’s, or F’s, kids often define “who they are” based on the grades they receive.  As a result, children's grades and self-esteem are often strongly linked.  “I’m an A-student.” “I’m not very smart.” “I’m an average student.” Unfortunately, when children label themselves based on grades, it...

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Does Self-Doubt Mean a Lack of Self-Confidence?

Does Self-Doubt Mean a Lack of Self-Confidence?

How to calm your nerves and build self-confidencebefore you do something newDo you ever experience self-doubt when you’re about to do something new?Do you ever get the jitters and feel nervous?Do you ever wonder where your self-confidence has gone when this happens?Guess what…you’re normal! You’re supposed to feel a little nervous before you do...

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