We all must manage inflammation in our lives. Every choice for the good we make adds up day in and day out! Here are 2 Simple Action Steps to decrease inflammation in our lives today:
How often do we give resistance permission to guide us?
Permission in the form of doubt, delay, food, drugs (legal and/or illegal), cleaning the same shelf 50 times, worrying what other people think, say, do...
or even loved ones trying to protect you from what they don't understand you're becoming because you're Not showing them cause you're too darn distracted?
In this age of comfort, technology has given us endless forms of distraction(s) and even Hogwash that we need this pill, gadget or special gizmo Be this or Become that!
There has been no greater Times than NOW to Get Back On Purpose!
Because, NOW is ALL that we have!
Whatever We want to do, accomplish, Not to do or just BE, We have to set our Intentions and Have More Purpose in Our Lives.
Incorporate these 2 FREE Purpose Builders TODAY and Don't Look Back:
Let's do some form of body movement everyday! Here are 2 thoughts:
Alzheimer's, dementia and other brain disorders are increasing at an alarming rate. It's just a fact that we're a sedentary nation. We need to move our bodies for our brain's sake.
If you need more motivation, read the book "Spark".
Rain or shine, get outside and move daily. You'll not only feel your metabolism increase, but your mind will be sharper for it, too!
So go put in the work, and Be that shining light today!
You've probably dealt with the know it alls, the nose raisers and the toppers who top anything you got and then some. Maybe you've also seen those who should just get their garbage together and get a life.
I know. Speak for yourself. Right, Dr. Dennis? RIght. I've been on both sides of the coin, too, but...
Haven't we all?
You know if Relationships are one of the most important things in life, these behaviors need to be dealt with in the best way possible in our own situations.
First things first, it starts with self. Am I taking these closed hard stances? Am I mad all the time? Have I been acting like I know it all, being critical and using my tongue more than ears?
You know we're all mirrors of our relationships. How are they going?
Like it or not, studies show that having the open and 'Everyone is doing the best they can with what they have' attitude is superior to the critical & judgemental...
I have a reminder that goes off that asks me 3 questions everyday. One of those questions to myself is, "What could throw me off?" One thing that can sucker you in is a 'Hot Mess'! I've always heard, "Hurt people hurt people.
Try taking a deep breath, expressing that you hear the 'Hot Mess' in front of you or simply, "I hear you!", and feel their pain or simply saying, "I feel your pain.". Allow yourself to empathize to truly hear & feel. I mean who hasn't been Hurt or in a 'HOT' state before?
It's that simple. Don't tell someone how to fix something or be a solution. Simply try to BE a Good Ear & Feeler today!
There's POWER in empathy!
Let's get better at it!
Yours In Love & Learning,
Dr Howard Dennis
Dear God, forgive me of my wrongs, forgive those who've wronged me, help me forgive, help those forgive me that I've wronged and help me go forward accordingly. In Jesus Name I Pray.
Forgiveness & Mercy are Biblical & proven. When we extend it in our relationships the hormone oxytocin is released. This is linked to extending our lives physically in years (more so in males than females).
How we converse and act towards each other doesn't need to be perfect, just infused with heavy doses of Mercy.
While your knuckles are dragging on the ground, walk gently in this life with all its strife!
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A common thread I see among the happy and successful is they rise up early and win their mornings. There are so many variations of how you can win your morning but let me give you an example so you can 'plug & play' with it. Share what you've found to work with me. Let me know what you think! So Check it out below:
Our brains are wired to go forward. So shouldn't we set our best future self out in front of us continuously? First, write it out. Have pictures. Second, feel & visualize your emotions and how it will feel every step of the way! Create and feel the negative along with the positive on this visual, visceral and emotionally attached journey. We need to feel the pain and consequences of our poor behavior without masking it so we can learn what we don't want and vice versa. Ray Dalio calls these 1st order consequences. Many times 1st order consequences of any dream are rough, but we must embrace these to get to the second order consequences of Joy and Fulfillment to our desired outcome.
Mental projections become real when feelings and emotions are attached. Usually lack of discipline is masking or not allowing yourself to feel the negative emotions tied with negative behavior. I remember hearing Tony Robins speak about this....
I've often heard the quality of our lives are determined by the questions of our lives. That's power-full! I believe there's 3 questions that we can ask ourselves and others that are full of power:
We can learn a lot if we ask great questions, hush and listen. Make this a wonder-full week! Ask great questions. Be a light in this world cause we need it!
Yours In Health & Success