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Positively Present Picks : February 17, 2017



"Enjoyment appears at the boundary between boredom and anxiety,
when the challenges are just balanced with the person’s capacity to act."

Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi



Status Anxiety about Happiness : it's a big problem here in America

Spirit Pig Interview : check out my interview on iTunes here

What I Am Trying to Say to You : these postcards are everything

Ban These Words from Your Vocabulary : you'll be glad you did! 

7 Things Highly Resilient People Don't Do : avoid these for a resilient life

In Defense of Silence : I've been thinking a lot about this lately...

20 Habits that Can Change Your Life : #6 is changing mine right now

The Hell No Hustle Club : overwhelmed? overworked? join the club! 

What Happens When You Take a Full Month Away from Internet?

Co-working with Pets : 7 tips to make it a happy experience

Masterpiece and Mess : you can be both at the very same time

How to Be Present When You Can't Stop Thinking : it's hard, but possible!

25 Famous Women on Anxiety + Depression : you're not alone

The Way of Openness : how to move away from comfort + security

Chromotherapy : how colors impact your mood (they're powerful!)

10 Rules for Being Successful on Your Own Terms : you define success 

Essential Self-Love Practices in an Uncertain World : love starts with you



Listen to this playlist on YouTube.
Finally on Spotify! Follow me!

"Chained to the Rhythm" — Katy Perry
"Break Out" — AUST
"Wintergloves" — Coco Melies
"Begin Again" — Measure
"Habits (Stay High)" — Young Rising Sons
"Cold"— Maroon 5 ft. Future
"Don't Kill My Vibe" — Sigrid
"Ego" — Milky Chance
"John Wayne" — Lady Gaga
"Ran" — Future Islands



Check out my reading list on GoodReads.

Carol Cassella

The Book of Hygge:
The Danish Art of Contentment, Comfort, and Connection
Louisa Thomsen Brits

All the Single Ladies
Rebecca Traister

I write books too! Check it out...

The Positively Present Guide to Life*

Effortless Inspiration Series:
Gratitude, Living in the Moment, 
Compassion, and Forgiveness*

Stay Positive: Daily Reminders
from Positively Present*


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I loved the post from the Fresh Exchange - In Defense of Silence. Thanks for pointing me towards a new blog to read :)

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