Soulful Living — Zen

What is the meaning of Waist Beads?

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What is the meaning of Waist Beads?

Wow! Did You Know? Beads play a huge part in some African cultures. Meanings behind African beads include pride, beauty, culture, power, and identity. During the slave trade, Africans were sold in exchange for beads  #SMFH

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Why Journaling Is So Important?

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Why Journaling Is So Important?

A Journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step and fewer thoughts”

― Zen 

I've been keeping a journal for the last 9 years of my life. Before then, it was hit or miss. I kept a journal for both my personal life and business life.  But my real journaling adventure began a year after my first serious relationship ended.

I have stacks of journals, my everyday regular journal would be in leather or cotton cover. My home journal is a little fancier. ( Velvet )  

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Hello, February the month of love and romance.

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Hello, February the month of love and romance.

One of the surprises that comes when you catch glimpse of your authentic self is the discovery that she’s such a positive, upbeat woman. She’s always smiling. She’s always calm. She’s always reassuring. She exudes confidence. Who is the woman, you might ask, and does she bear any resemblance to you?

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26 Days Silent Meditation

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26 Days Silent Meditation

The benefits of silent meditation teach you Patience  this empowers you to deal with the feeling effectively instead of letting it rule you. Diligence  you’ll reach a point where your mind will finally settle into a calm place of well-being and balance.) and  Mindfulness  the quality or state of being conscious or aware of something.) 

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Goodbye Summer, Hello Fall

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Goodbye Summer, Hello Fall

As the season change, we get to reminisce on what summer taught us. Fall is the best time to plant seeds, fall is the season for new growth and to manifest a lifestyle full of bliss.

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