Healthy Snack

Best Healthy Snacks Wednesday 24 October 2012 at 08:25 am

Mindful Eating

Best Healthy Snacks

Snacks don't have to be a guilty pleasure.  Discover creative and healthy ways to snack...

The way certain foods are chosen and prepared can change how healthy they are for us. 

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Good Healthy Snacks Swap List 

We have created a swap list for you to make your diet healthier and your body & mind stronger.

  • swap meat for veggies
  • swap white for brown
  • swap soft drinks for spring water (with a bit of lemon or lime)
  • swap coloured and processed food with organics
  • swap sugar with honey or fruits
  • swap a milk-chocolate bar for a piece of dark chocolate
  • swap a handful of sweets for a handful of berries
  • swap an apple pie for a baked apple
  • swap cream for plain yoghurt
  • swap 2nd cup of coffee for a cup of white or green tea
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Tree of Life

What is the meaning of the tree of life? Thursday 11 October 2012 at 6:05 pm

Symbols and Signs

Meaning of Tree of Life

Ancient Beliefs and Mayan World Tree

Symbols and signs: Tree of Life - Mayan World Tree

The Mayan believed heaven to be a wonderful, magical place on Earth hidden by a mystical mountain. They called this place Tamoanchan. Heaven, Earth, and Underworld (Xibalba) were connected by the ‘world tree’.  The world tree grew at the locus of creation, all things flowing out from that spot into four directions. These were: East associated with red, North represented by white, West that is black and South that is yellow.  The Mayan tree of life is a cross with its centre being the point of ‘absolute beginning’, the source of all creation and its branches passing through each of the three layers of existence - underworld, earth, and the sky.

Was Punt Malta?

Could it be that the Land of Punt was Ancient Malta? Eti Queen & Ancient Egypt Earliest ever Recorded Sea Voyage to the Sacred Land of Punt

Check also Was Malta the Island of Atlantis by Nuit

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How to meditate?

Mindfulness Training, Spiritual Growth and Development Tools Monday 01 October 2012 at 7:10 pm

How to Meditate?

Mindfulness and Deep Meditation Techniques

How to meditate quote from Mindful Being by Nuit

Silence is healing. Silence is creative. Silence is necessary. Regular meditation is a way to clear your  from clutter of thoughts, a way to train concentration and to focus on specific themes. It is a way to the Quiet Mind.

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Brain and its Magic

Conscious Mind and Developing both Brain Hemisheres Tuesday 04 September 2012 at 08:15 am

Magic of Human Brain

Albert Einstein  ‘I must be willing to give up what I am, in order to become what I will be.

A human brain is truly extraordinary

A healthy brain has some 200 billion neurons.  Conscious mind controls our  only 5% of the day, whereas the subconscious mind has control of our thoughts 95% of the time.  A human brain has 70,000 thoughts per day.  The brain requires up to 20% of the body's energy despite being only 2% of the human body by weight.

magic of brain, 70,000 thoughts, Developing both Brain Hemisheres
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Divergent Thinking

How to Practice Divergent Thinking Wednesday 25 July 2012 at 7:12 pm

Divergent Thinking as an Essence of Creativity

Conscious Mind Articles

Divergent thinking is essential for  and for what is creativity. It is the ability to see lots of possible ways to interpret a question and lots of possible answers to it.

It is a thought process used to generate creative ideas by exploring many possibilities. Instead of taking obvious steps and walking along a straight line, one looks at different aspects of the situation, creating different results.

divergent thinking: create reality of your dreams

Divergent thinking is often used as a parallel of convergent thinking that follows a particular set of logical steps to arrive at one solution. All standardised tests stipulate this type of thinking.

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