Stop Beating Yourself Up! ... From the moment we get up until the end of the day, many of us are in a constant cycle of beating ourselves up. Wellbeing expert, Nike athlete and motivational speaker, Greg Sellar explains why we do it and how becoming more aware of ourselves we can create the life we desire ... http://ageproofliving.com/improve-self-esteem ... #success #motivation #happiness #selfesteem
What meditation does to your brain? The benefits of meditation are well known. You get calmer, you can focus better, your stress levels are reduced and you can sleep better. But the benefits of meditation do not end there. This seemingly simple exercise of closing the eyes and tuning inwards can actually make lasting physical changes in your body. Specifically, it can literally change your brain!
You are probably aware of the benefits of positive thinking. Unfortunately, becoming an optimist doesn't happen over night. Thankfully there are effective ways to start seeing the glass half full. Here are some unhelpful thinking styles that may be holding you back as well as a step-by-step meditation exercise to get you on a path to relaxation.
"Being present is the actor’s job. Being aware of your body, in space, and the emotions that are occurring inside, is essential. Well, quite simply, the more aware one is—of yourself, of your surroundings, of other people—the more likely you are to respond truthfully."- Sandra Oh, introducing Mindful's Getting Started series in the April issue, on newsstands soon.