Finding Your Inspiration

Inspiration comes from many different places. For some women, it is found in writing and creative projects, for others it is traveling and nature.  No matter where you find your inspiration, strive to live an inspired life.

How to Be Inspired Working From Home

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© Angela Fuller
Isolation and distractions are the true energy vampires of the home-based business. Whether we are work-at-home moms, or simply telecommuting from corporate jobs, many of us make a good percentage of our income sitting in front of a computer screen, and can easily lose our inspiration with the distractions of TV, movies or other "background noises". Here are a few tips to help keep you focused and inspired, in an area designed to create your best work! Read more


How to Enjoy the Art of Single Tasking

Many of us have turned multi-tasking into an art form. We run households, taxi kids, work full time jobs, and try to squeeze every precious minute out of each day that we can. But what does it do to the QUALITY of our lives? What if we decided to instead focus on one single task at a time, giving it our full and undivided attention? Being mindful IS single-taskingRead more

How to Decorate with Candles

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Candles add beauty, romance and a luxurious atmosphere to any room in the house... Set an atmosphere of intimacy in your living room using a variety of scented and unscented candles.Read more

 

How to Create Works of Art from Simple Photos

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© Angela Fuller
Perhaps you've taken a recent photo that doesn't quite have the color intensity you were hoping for, or is a little out of focus. You don't need to delete it - just try a few editing techniques to turn it into digital art that you can print out and be proud to hang on your walls. Read more


Friendship with ones self is all important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

How to Feel Empowered

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In order to feel empowered you need to gain back power in areas where you have let go or given up. Empowerment leads to a stronger sense of confidence in one's own abilities. Use the following steps to gain empowerment in the different areas of your life.Read more


How to Be an Effective Activist

If it were not for activists, we in general as a society would not know about the plight of Darfur's refugees, the harassment of gay teens like Matthew Shepard, Japanese whaling, or global warming, to name just a few.  Activism is the intent to bring about social or political change using a variety of resources.

Do you have an issue or controversial topic you feel you must get involved with? If so, then you've taken the first step to becoming an activist!  Read more

How to Vacation on an Archaeological Dig

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Did you know that you can join an Archaeological Dig? You can be a citizen scientist for a few days or up to a few months. You will see interesting places, learn new skills and help science and our understanding of history. Read more

Check out Beyond Stone & Bone - Archaeology Magazine's blog to find out more info on current archaeological digs.  ~Be inspired to discover.~
 

There is a special place in hell for women who do not help other women.  ~Madeleine K. Albright

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I have found that among its other benefits, giving liberates the soul of the giver.
- Maya Angelou