Why is the Me Generation so self-conscious? Polly Young-Eisendrath, author and psychologist, talks about self-esteem problems and what can be done about them.
Taking her newborn to an assisted living facility, Misha Becker discovers the mysterious kinship between the very old and the very young.
Prizing newness with its sleek and perfect lines has some ugly consequences. An aesthetic alternative, offers author Elizabeth Farrelly, is wabi sabi, the Japanese philosophy that beauty lies in what is flawed.
In honor of Mother’s Day, here is a selection of stories relating to childbirth, parenting, caring for aging parents and dealing with their passing—with mindfulness.
Now on newsstands: The October issue of Mindful magazine. Check out the online extras on Mindful.org.
Here's a selection:
Janice Marturano: 5 tips for practicing mindfulness at the office.
Elisha Goldstein: Break Your Bad Habits.
Ed Halliwell: Is Corporate Mindfulness Bad?
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This simple act has the
power to change everything.
Eating lunch? Just eat lunch. No devices, no multitasking. Then return to what you were doing.
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Put space between you and your reaction. Notice the pounding heart and tightened shoulders slip away, along with the storyline you let go of.
How's your breath? No, not the smell. The speed. The depth. Fast and fluttering, or slow and smooth? Notice it. Don't try to fix it.
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