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 February issue of Mindful magazine. Check out the online extras on Mindful.org.
Here's a selection:
Elisha Goldstein: How "play" affects our happiness and reduces depression.
Ed Halliwell: Appreciate the season.
Janice Marturano: Mindfulness at Work.
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This simple act has the
power to change everything.
Just mumbling goodbye as you chew toast and run out the door? Stop a sec. Collect yourself. Wish your sweetheart well.
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Did you thank anyone today for how much you appreciate what they do? Try it.
Meditate at your desk. Place your feet firmly on the ground. Straight back, hands resting on your legs. Just breathe for a minute.
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