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Entries for May 2011

Thursday, May 26, 2011
The Simple Secret of Success — Set Your Course and Keep Correcting It
By Samy AbulEla

Great success is the result of a great many steps,
all moving toward a clearly defined goal.
That is the secret of manifestation.


I promised myself that every time I gave a talk or wrote things like this, I would give away the essence of what I know. But when I try to put it into words, it runs into the same problem that all advice from spiritual teachers (or wealthy people, for that matter) runs into...

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personal growth, Marc Allen
Friday, May 13, 2011
The Way of the Happy Woman: An Interview with Sara Avant Stover
By Samy AbulEla

Our ancestors adhered to the daily, seasonal, and yearly rhythms of nature by necessity, but modern life overrides these cycles, compromising women’s health and happiness. Millions of women are trying to do it all, all the time, and end up feeling depleted and defeated. In The Way of the Happy Woman: Living the Best Year of Your Life, Sara Avant Stover shows how simple, natural, and refreshingly accessible practices can minimize stress and put us back in sync with our own cycles and those of nature.

 

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personal growth, health & wellness, women's interest
Thursday, May 05, 2011
The Tao of Motherhood: An Interview with Vimala McClure
By Samy AbulEla

Nurturing children is no easy task. How do we guide them without harm and without losing our integrity? Vimala McClure addresses these questions with poetic wisdom in The Tao of Motherhood, which we recently republished in a twentieth anniversary edition.

But poetry can raise as many questions as it answers. When family-management blogger Katina Ferguson interviewed Vimala, we found the discussion fascinating, and we’re reprinting part of it here to share more of Vimala’s unique perspective on mothering. Enjoy!

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parenting & education, spirituality, women's interest