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Janice Stanger, PhD

Five Actions You Must Take Now for Healthy Eating Success

Janice Stanger, PhD | January 9, 2011 | Lifestyle

Read More: diet, learning, stages of change, whole foods

Change is a learning process, not unlike mastering reading. You may remember developing your own reading skills, or maybe you've watched a child enjoy their increasing proficiency as they moved from one grade to another. Generally, the student starts...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Had Enough of Nothing?

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | January 8, 2011 | Lifestyle

Read More: building self esteem, ending self sabotage, forgiveness, guilt, happiness, self loathing, shame, success

If we continually procrastinate and sabotage ourselves to the point of not getting the lives we want, we need to re-program our subconscious minds because it is not our being a victim of bad luck or some more concrete scapegoat...

Vegparadise Blog

YOUR GOVERNMENT IS MAKING YOU SICK, AND YOU'RE PAYING FOR IT!

Vegparadise Blog | January 8, 2011 | Food, Health, Lifestyle

Read More: Dairy Management, Environmental Working Group, farm subsidies, Farm Subsidy Database, Michael Pollan, My Food Pyramid, school lunch program, USDA

One of the primary culprits in pushing unhealthful, obesity-promoting food is our venerable United States Department of Agriculture. Yes, this is the same organization that is responsible for the Food Pyramid, or as it known now--My Pyramid--bought and paid for...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

The Destructive Nature of Name-Calling In Relationships

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | January 8, 2011 | Lifestyle

Read More: communication, happiness, healing marriages, love, repairing relationships, success, well-being

Oftentimes, when partners are angry with each other, rather than address the issues in a civilized manner, sticking to facts, reason, and fair, appropriate discourse, they tend to attack each other, calling each other horrible names, assaulting and abusing each...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

The Key To Success: Neutralizing Our Inner Critic

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | January 2, 2011 | Lifestyle

Read More: inner critic, key to success, mental health, personal development, positive psychology, self help

"Is there something we're doing to manifest our success or failure?"I suspect there is. I suspect that, to a large degree, many of us fail because of our Inner Critic, a part of our mind that is incessantly finding ways...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

A New Year's Resolution: A Call For Love

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | January 1, 2011 | Lifestyle

Read More: acceptance, forgiveness, happiness, love, New Year's resolutions, self help

Many of us, oftentimes, call out for love from our loved ones in ways that are inappropriate, hurtful and destructive, such as when we attack them with verbal assaults when we feel threatened, rejected or invalidated. Underneath our attacks, including...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Self Loathing and the Power of Love

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | December 31, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: forgiveness, power of love, self help, self loathing, self sabotage

We all have, deeply embedded in our unconscious mind, a self-loathing part of us, regardless of how much self esteem we have, regardless of how much good we do in this world, and regardless of how proud of ourselves we...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

To Thine Own Bucket List Be True

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | December 26, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: bucket list, forgiveness, happiness, inner peace, self help, spirituality

People want to make the most out of their lives. Duh. What I find fascinating is the underlying assumption that, in order to make the most out of our lives, we must attempt daring and bold feats of power and...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

As We Forgive Others, We Heal Ourselves

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | December 22, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: forgiveness, healing, self-help

Forgiving others is a compassionate thing to do. We know this. Nonetheless, oftentimes, we don't do it. We want those who hurt us to suffer for what they did. By withholding forgiveness we think we are punishing them, we think...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

My Past Life Regression Therapy Training With Dr. Brian Weiss - Part 3

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | December 4, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: Dr. Brian Weiss, hypnosis, past life regression therapy

At the Past Life Regression Therapy Training with Dr. Brian Weiss, people had experiences that ranged from fleeting impressions, images, words, and sensations to richly-detailed memories of previous existences. The one that stood out the most for me was a...

Dr. Will Tuttle

Of Meat and Porno-Scans

Dr. Will Tuttle | November 26, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: veganism, Will Tuttle, World Peace Diet

    There is growing outrage about the TSA's new airport policy that requires all passengers to submit to body scans that reveal them naked on devices that can store images.  Travelers wishing to avoid this, and the known carcinogenic effects...

Bryanna Clark Grogan

WHAT ARE YOUR GUILTY (VEGAN FOOD) PLEASURES? (INCLUDES RECIPE FOR BEER-BATTER VEGGIE TEMPURA)

Bryanna Clark Grogan | November 18, 2010 | Food, Lifestyle

Read More: artisan bread, beer batter, bread, chocolate cake, crusty bread, fried oyster mushrooms, grape focaccia, gyoza, mudpie cake, Newman-O's, potstickers, sweet n sour, vegan tempura, vegetable tempura

  Newman-O's Original (vegan "Oreos")I had plans to start experimenting with various items on my list right away, but, to tell you the truth, I'm having a little vacation from serious cooking after the weeks of cooking for photographs!  In addition,...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

My Past Life Regression Therapy Training With Dr. Brian Weiss - Part 2

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | November 14, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: Dr. Brian Weiss, past life regression therapy

It is not my intention to convince anybody that reincarnation is something that happens to each of us. For those of you who are cynical, I encourage you to temporarily turn off the logical, analytical part of your mind and...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

My Past Life Regression Therapy Training With Dr. Brian Weiss - Part 1

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | October 31, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: Dr. Brian Weiss, healing trauma, past life regression therapy, past lives

The premise of Past Life Regression Therapy is that there is a part of our mind that knows the cause of our physical or emotional distress and knows what the solution is as well. The goal of Past Life Regression...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

When We Have The Need To Teach People A Lesson It Is We Who Have Much To Learn

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | October 6, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: acting out, choices, ego, house burning, Tennessee firemen, vengeance

Despite it being understandable that, amidst our anger, frustration and sense of injustice, we might get pleasure from fantasy thoughts about a guy's house burning down because he didn't want to pay his fair share, it is unacceptable that thoughts...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

What Can President Obama's "Change You Can Believe In" Teach Us About Our Personal Relationships?

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | September 29, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: change, President Obama, promises, relationships, trust

President Obama's approval ratings have dropped substantially. The reason is not complicated. He promised to make a lot of changes and didn't. Trust has been broken. The relationship he had with the people who voted for him has been broken....

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Yes Is The New No. Be Your Own Hero

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | September 19, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: building self esteem, choices, inspiration, motivation, positive psychology, self help, taking risks

Oftentimes when something is suggested to us as a possibility or we are asked if we'd like to do something, our first impulse is to say no. "I can't... I'm too busy... It won't work... That's never going to happen."...

Vegparadise Blog

We're Nervous about Our Orthorexia

Vegparadise Blog | September 14, 2010 | Health, Lifestyle

t's not easy to be a health food junkie. Frankly, it's a lot of work. We know it, because we are health food junkies and have been for many years. In fact, we have been practitioners for over 20 years....

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Picking Fights In Politics & Relationships

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | September 12, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: anger, communication, marriage, politics, reconciliation, relationships, resentments

In politics, people don't play fair. When we don't like a politician, we will find any excuse to attack the person. We will use anything that person says or does as an opportunity to vilify or blame them in some...

Bryanna Clark Grogan

A BUSY LABOUR DAY WEEKEND!

Bryanna Clark Grogan | September 9, 2010 | Food, Lifestyle

Read More: corn, pattypan squash, summer, summer squash, vegan meringue

A rather fuzzy picture of my grandaughter Hannah's birthday cake, myNew Lower-Fat Chocolate Mudpie Cake with Coffee/Coconut/Pecan Frosting-- recipe here!-- we celebrated her 12th birthday (belatedly) on Sunday night.We had 8 guests for the weekend-- 2 of my daughters and their spouses,...