How Robin Saved Spring
Author: Debbie Ouellet, Nicoletta Ceccoli
When Lady Winter casts a sleeping spell on Sister Spring, Robin and the other forest animals try one by one to sneak past Lady Winter and awaken her sister, so that spring will finally arrive.
Encouraging readers to explore the world around in the roles of artists and scientists, an interactive handbook explains how to observe and document the science and art of everyday life. Original.
The benefits of mindfulness include better performance, heightened creativity, deeper self-awareness, and increased charisma—not to mention greater peace of mind. This book gives you practical steps for building a sense of presence into your daily work routine. It also explains the science behind mindfulness and why it works and gives clear-eyed warnings about the pitfalls of the fad. This volume includes the work of: Daniel Goleman Ellen Langer Susan David Christina Congleton This collection of articles includes “Mindfulness in the Age of Complexity,” an interview with Ellen Langer by Alison Beard; “Mindfulness Can Literally Change Your Brain,” by Christina Congleton, Britta K. Hölzel, and Sara W. Lazar; “How to Practice Mindfulness Throughout Your Work Day,” by Rasmus Hougaard and Jacqueline Carter; “Resilience for the Rest of Us,” by Daniel Goleman; “Emotional Agility: How Effective Leaders Manage Their Thoughts and Feelings,” by Susan David and Christina Congleton; “Don’t Let Power Corrupt You,” by Dacher Keltner; “Mindfulness for People Who Are Too Busy to Meditate,” by Maria Gonzalez; “Is Something Lost When We Use Mindfulness as a Productivity Tool?” by Charlotte Lieberman; and “There Are Risks to Mindfulness at Work,” by David Brendel. How to be human at work. The HBR Emotional Intelligence Series features smart, essential reading on the human side of professional life from the pages of Harvard Business Review. Each book in the series offers proven research showing how our emotions impact our work lives, practical advice for managing difficult people and situations, and inspiring essays on what it means to tend to our emotional well-being at work. Uplifting and practical, these books describe the social skills that are critical for ambitious professionals to master.
The Aliveness Factor
Author: Juan M. Martin Menendez
Publisher: Morgan James Publishing
At the age of thirty-six, Juan M. Martín Menéndez left his lucrative corporate career in Spain and began his search for the source of true happiness and success. He found it in what he called The Aliveness Factor: the joy of vibrant living that also happened to characterize his native Mediterranean culture. For the first time ever, The Aliveness Factor distills that vibrancy of body, heart, and soul characteristic of the Mediterranean cultures into distinct principles, so that readers of any culture can experience this Aliveness Factor for themselves and find true meaning, purpose, self-congruency, and passion in life, no matter what they do or where they live.
This book is a comprehensive training manual for Level One of Usui Reiki Ryoho. Usui Reiki Ryoho is the traditional form of Reiki based upon the original teachings of Master Mikao Usui. This variation of healing and its methodologies are the foundational teachings for the majority of the other types of Reiki. Although there are four levels of training to reach the Usui Reiki Ryoho Master Level, any student may carry out Reiki sessions after taking this first level course. Included in this text: - Usui Reiki Ryoho Level One Attunement- Background and History of Usui Reiki Ryoho- Information on the Numerous Benefits and Uses of Reiki - Instruction for Simple Hands On Reiki Sessions - Instruction for Self Healings - Reiki Resources
Dear God, Good Night
Author: Annie Fitzgerald
Publisher: Augsburg Fortress Publishing
Children ask God to watch over them in the darkness and while they sleep.
Lost and Found
Author: Geneen Roth
Publisher: Wheeler Publishing, Incorporated
The #1 best-selling author of Women Food and God explores how emotional issues with money mirror those with food and dieting. (self-help). Simultaneous.
Author: J. L. Bryan
Publisher: JL Bryan
Jenny has a secret: her touch spreads a deadly supernatural plague. She devotes her life to avoiding contact with people, until her senior year of high school, when she meets the one boy she can touch, and she falls in love. But there's a problem--he's under the spell of his devious girlfriend Ashleigh, who secretly wields the most dangerous power of all. Now Jenny must learn to use the "Jenny pox" she's struggled to hide, or be destroyed by Ashleigh's ruthless plans.
1984 AND ANIMAL FARM GEORGE ORWELL 1984: 1984 is a popular novel authored by British writer George Orwell and published in year 1949. The story of 1984 is set in an imaginary place called Airstrip One. This Airstrip One is actually the Britain. The system of governance in this territory is one oligarchy by inert elites of dictator government. This kind of social-scientific socialism is known by the name of Ingsoc in a language invented and patronized by the totalitarianist government. However, this new invented language is pretty much off the regular or popular one's still its name sounds logically right being simply called newspeak. Airstrip One which is a territory of greater state of Oceania offers similar living conditions (personal and Social) to the one offered by the greater Oceania or rest of the world. Personal thinking has been made a crime and omnipresent government surveillance, thought manipulation, and perpetual war are common traits found in a territory. ANIMAL FARM: A highly claimed novel penned by George Orwell that largely focuses on the Russian revolution and the consequences followed thereafter. Animal Farm's success can be understood by the facts that the book has been placed at the highest spots once and again throughout the later 20th century and also in the early 21st.
With this insightful, touching, and often hilarious guide, Roz takes you from Training Pants straight through to Big Girl Panties, with plenty of laughs and lots of valuable advice along the way. Rife with deeply personal, perhaps slightly embarrassing and often hysterical personal stories from the author herself, Put Your Big Girl Panties On and Deal With It is the guidebook for real women ready to take charge of their own lives. Inside, discover: --How to shuck those procrastination panties: Action Antidotes to the Top 10 Procrastination Perpetuator --How to untwist your knickers: Stressbusting for the rest of us --Aunties in your panties: What we can learn from the Big Girl Panty-Wearers who have gone before us --Big girl Valentine panties: Plenty of romance revivers and passion primers --Bodacious Beauty Britches: How to celebrate your unique gorgeousness
I Am More Than a Daydream
Author: Jennae Cecelia
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
A collection of poems revolving around the themes of self empowerment, love and assurance, and perseverance.
World-famous teacher Louise Hay has already helped millions of people to free themselves from the cycles of fear, stress and guilt that limit our lives. Now, in this first ever affirmations colouring book, Louise combines the life-changing powers of affirmations with the profound positive effects of creativity. This unique combination will enable readers to start creating deep shifts in their lives. This stunning colouring book for adults, in collaboration with Alberta Hutchinson, features 44 affirmations, each coupled with an exquisite illustration and decorative border. Colouring these in and focusing on the affirmation at the same time encourages our minds to put attention on what we truly desire in life. What's more, through creative right-brain activity, we tap into our subconscious, and therefore all transformations through this process are even more effective and long-lasting. For all those who want to take their work with affirmations to a new level through an enjoyable, relaxing and meditative activity.
Author: Richard Stengel
Publisher: Virgin Publishing
Written by the co-author of the international bestseller Long Walk to Freedom, Mandela's Way presents fifteen powerful lessons on life and leadership based on the life and work of Nelson Mandela, whose fight against apartheid in South Africa has become an enduring example of resistance against injustice and oppression. A recipient of the 1993 Nobel Peace Prize, Mandela is a man who truly changed the course of world history and is arguably the most inspirational figure of the past century. The result of many hours of discussion between the author Richard Stengel and Mandela, Mandela's Way features a series of essential lessons, such as 'Nothing is black and white' and 'Courage is not the absence of fear - it's inspiring others to move beyond it.' Stengel spent two years with Mandela working on his bestselling autobiography Long Walk to Freedom, and through that process became a cherished friend. Mandela is godfather to his two sons and introduced him to his wife. Written with the blessing of the Nelson Mandela Foundation, to whom the author will donate a percentage of his royalties, Mandela's Way is an inspirational book of wisdom that will encourage people of all ages to look within themselves to improve their lives, to reconsider the things they take for granted, and to think about the legacy they leave behind.
How to Meditate
Author: Pema Chödrön
Publisher: Jaico Publishing House
More and more people are beginning to recognize a profound inner longing for authenticity, connection, compassion, and aliveness. Meditation, Pema explains, gives us a golden key to address this yearning. This comprehensive guide shows readers how to honestly meet and openly relate with the mind to embrace the fullness of our experience as we discover: • The basics of meditation, from getting settled and the six points of posture to working with your breath and cultivating an attitude of unconditional friendliness • Gentleness, patience and humor – three ingredients for a well-balanced practice • Shamatha (or calm abiding), the art of stabilizing the mind to remain present with whatever arises • Thoughts and emotions as “sheer delight”– instead of obstacles-in meditation Here is a indispensable book from the meditation teacher who remains a first choice for students the world over. Ani Pema Chödrön is an American-born Tibetian Buddhist nun and best selling author. She taught as an elementary school teacher for many years in both New Mexico and California. Pema has two children and three grandchildren.
The Barter System
Author: Shayne Mcclendon
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Riya O'Connell goes straight to the source for her dissertation on male sexuality. She sets out on a journey that will take her all over the country...and deep into her own desires. *Thirteen thousand applications. *Eight chosen men. *One woman's heart. They provide information and ensure she reaches her next destination safely. In return, Riya gives them what they want - and helps them discover what they didn't realize they need. *Meet the subjects. *Push your inhibitions. *Experience the passion. Sean (37) Internet Entrepreneur - Florida Victor (31) Fisherman - Georgia Joshua (22) College Student - Texas Lucas (42) Rancher - Montana Ricardo (32) Police Officer - California Bobby (27) Musician - Massachusetts Micah & Max (34) Financiers - New York Step inside Riya's world right now. An erotic novel with a unique storyline that you have to read to believe by Always the Good Girl, Shayne McClendon.