Conscious Lifestyle

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Pursuit of Happiness

Five Traps to Avoid in the Pursuit of Happiness

Our Declaration of Independence states that we are all created equal and enjoy the rights of “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.” The sad joke here is that the “pursuit of happiness” almost never leads to lasting happiness. Eli Jaxon-Bear describes the five traps to avoid in the pursuit of happiness.

5 Ways To Practice Self-Care

Self-care is identifying your own needs and taking the initiative to meet them and nurture yourself. It’s about treating yourself as kindly as you would treat others. Practicing self-care starts with recognizing yourself as a worthwhile person and believing that you are valuable, competent and deserving.