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Mediocre Me - How Saying No to the Status Quo Will Propel You from Ordinary to Extraordinary! (A Book by John Michel - Copyright 2013)
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How to Feel at Home Wherever You Are

How to Feel at Home Wherever You Are | Mediocre Me | Scoop.it
Home is where you feel safe, connected, understood, and loved. Here's how to feel at home wherever you are.

Via The BioSync Team, Yeshe Dorje, Bobby Dillard, David Hain
John Michel's insight:

Bring a sense of enthusiasm into everything you do, as though you’re a child seeing everything for the first time. Be curious, ask questions, and learn details; every place and every person has a story. Be fearless and go out and explore; this exploration will help you build the deeper connection to the world around you that is needed to feel at home.

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The BioSync Team's curator insight, January 19, 2014 3:12 PM


Every day is a journey, and the journey itself is home.
—Basho


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David Hain's curator insight, January 22, 2014 3:07 AM

What a great picture!

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Simplify Your Life - 5 Ways

Simplify Your Life - 5 Ways | Mediocre Me | Scoop.it
The term simple living tends to conjure up thoughts of simple pleasures and a break from the rush of life. But getting from full capacity to a more simple life is more pragmatic than just slowing down.

Via craig daniels, Bobby Dillard
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Looking to simplify? Here is great read on how to get started. 

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craig daniels's curator insight, October 15, 2013 5:08 PM

What if someone offered you 5 proven ways to simplify your life, would you stop what your doing and listen to what she has to say? Or would you walk away?


I'm betting you'd take a moment to listen and want to find out how you might simplify your hectic life.


Here are the 5 ways to start you on the path of less tense thoughts and muscles.


1. Declutter and organize your life
2. Unplug from your electronics
3. Control you finances
4. Don't take things personally
5. Share your talents


Yep, that's the list and if you want to know more just click the picture or the title and Cristin Frank will expand on the list with some good common sense.

David Hain's curator insight, October 16, 2013 11:08 AM

Aaaahhh...!

AnnC's curator insight, October 17, 2013 9:20 PM

seeking balance?

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12 Spiritual Principles to Live By | Maria Shriver

12 Spiritual Principles to Live By | Maria Shriver | Mediocre Me | Scoop.it

Despite dyslexia, I went back to college and earned my Masters in psychology. Looking at me now, you’d think I’d been handed my accomplishments on a silver platter, but this is not the case. Everything I know about spirituality — these principles that I am about to share with you — were learned over time (usually through trial-and-error), but they’ve served me in good stead and will do the same for you, if you let them.

 

Here are the 12 Spiritual Principles I try to live by on a daily basis:


Via Lilly Calandrello, Greg Hill, The BioSync Team, Bobby Dillard
John Michel's insight:

The self-esteem that comes from reaching out and helping other people is invaluable. It gets you out of your own head and helps you not feel overwhelmed by problems or other concerns. It helps you feel connected.

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The BioSync Team's curator insight, November 7, 2013 9:37 PM

Once you remove the payoff from the equation, you will find yourself catapulted to the next level of true selflessness, understanding that the reward for loving is love; the reward for being of service is being of service.

—Howard C. Samuels


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