I made it as a Top 50 Personal Development Blogger

It seems I keep getting recognized for past achievements. Today I wanted to let you know that Vincent over at Health Money Success has featured me as a Top 50 Personal Development Blogger. I am honored to make the list. Here is the link… Top 50 Personal Development Bloggers I know things have been a […]

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Writing From the Soul

Have you ever had something or someone that really gave you reason for pause…? Reason to just stop and think, and rest in amazement…? More importantly, a reason to live your life better. I met someone today who did just that. His name is Dereck Coatney and he is the author of I Will Not […]

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Financial Planning for the Financially Inept: Choosing the Right Advisor

*This is a guest post by Alex Fayle of Someday Syndrome. After reading Jeremy’s post on being your own financial advisor (http://www.insightwriter.com/2008/12/10/why-best-investment-advisor/), I had to laugh. I might have been good at mathematics in high school, but I sucked at applying it. There’s no way I could ever be my own financial advisor. Not only […]

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What Does 200 Calories Look Like?

I just found a great little link that shows you what 200 Calories looks like in pictures… It has about 50 different pictures of various foods and how much you would need to eat of them to get 200 calories… I imagine it would be an eye-opener for most people… What Does 200 Calories Look […]

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On Community, Groups, & Vulnerability

I recently wrote on the importance of being part of group and had some mixed reactions. My main point at the end was that groups are natural to humans. We thrive in groups and it is natural to form them for many different reasons. I said that we should join a group to learn and […]

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New Year, New Start!

Hi Everyone! Right off the bat I want to thank everyone who is reading this for sticking with me (or finding this site for the first time). As most of you know I was a fairly prolific writer until this past summer. Then I let things slide until I was hardly posting at all. A […]

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On Taking Vitamins (The Problems With Pill Popping)

As the title suggests, there may be a downside to taking all those vitamins you are taking. Recent studies are now showing that taking too many vitamins may actually increase your risk of certain diseases including cancer. Forbes actually did a article talking about this recent study and what it means for us called “A […]

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Progression Requires Being Debt Free

I would say that the #1 thing holding people back from the living the life they have always dreamed is themselves… The #2 thing that holds them back is almost certainly their DEBT! Last week I talked about how progression requires a certain letting go of the past… This week it is all about letting […]

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Personal Finance Challenge #14: Reap The Rewards

Most of the time we humans tend to focus on what there is to lose more than we focus on what there is to gain. This concept has been proven multiple times in psychological studies. However, if you know this bit of information, doesn’t it seem like you can overcome it? Becoming a master of […]

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Eat This Way

There is no one way to eat. Each of us has different genetics, different environments, and different demands we put on our body everyday. People survive on almost 100% meat (the Intuits), and people survive on 100% vegetable products (Vegans), and of course everything else in between. When we decide what we are going to […]

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