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How to Cope with Post-Holiday Depression and Return to Daily Life

By |2020-06-01T23:58:38+03:00January 2nd, 2020|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

Most people look forward to the holidays, but post-holiday depression can be difficult. The excitement of the holidays, no matter what holiday you observe, is overwhelming and joyful, but after the holidays are over, depression can set in. Most of us know about this feeling, it either creeps in after Christmas or follows up after [...]

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7 Ways to Truly Tune into Christmas Spirit During the Holiday Season

By |2020-06-02T00:04:34+03:00December 24th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

The holidays are here again. Are you doing something fun or fulfilling this season? It's time to get into the Christmas spirit! It’s cold outside, but inside it’s cozy and warm, at least for the fortunate ones of us. The winter season is here and it’s brought one of our favorite holidays - Christmas. While [...]

  • Spiritual Meaning of Winter Solstice

What Is the Spiritual Meaning of Winter Solstice and How to Embrace It?

By |2020-06-02T00:06:59+03:00December 22nd, 2019|Categories: Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , |

This year, Winter Solstice falls on December 22nd. This day will see the shortest daylight and longest night time of the entire year. We celebrate Winter Solstice when our part of the Earth is furthest away from the light, and warmth, of the sun. Some consider this day to signify the start of winter, while [...]

  • thanksgiving origin

The Unknown Origin of Thanksgiving: a Dark Story You Didn’t Learn in School

By |2020-06-02T00:53:19+03:00November 26th, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, History & Archaeology|Tags: , , , , |

The holiday of Thanksgiving may seem straightforward with turkey and stuffing but has an uglier side that many are unaware of... The origin of Thanksgiving is more complicated than just the story of the pilgrims and Native Americans celebrating at Plymouth rock. It gets a bit darker, and peace ultimately didn't win out. This will [...]

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How to Handle Holiday Stress When You Have Mental Illness

By |2020-06-02T00:55:36+03:00November 25th, 2019|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

When you have a mental illness, it can seem impossible to deal with holiday stress. What can we do? The holidays are right on top of us, and the air is filled with a buzz, it seems. While most people get excited about the holidays, it can feel just a bit different from those who [...]

  • How to Deal with Seasonal Depression with the Help of Spirituality

How to Deal with Seasonal Depression with the Help of Spirituality

By |2020-06-09T19:50:48+03:00October 18th, 2019|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Learning how to deal with seasonal depression has been an ongoing experience, filled with many ways of coping in the darkest times. There are so many books about dealing with depression and anxiety, including seasonal affective disorder (SAD) or seasonal depression. And it makes sense why. I mean, haven’t you noticed how much darker winter [...]

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The True Meaning of Halloween and How to Tune into Its Spiritual Energy

By |2020-07-11T22:11:09+03:00October 17th, 2019|Categories: History & Archaeology, Paranormal, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , |

As we head deeper into Fall, our thoughts turn to Halloween and the spooky celebrations October brings. This is a fun and exciting time, but in the chaos of the festivities, we might be losing touch with the true meaning of Halloween. The meaning of Halloween is somewhat difficult to pinpoint. This spooky holiday is [...]

  • Origin of Halloween

The Origin of Halloween and Its Forgotten Ancient Roots

By |2020-06-09T20:18:33+03:00October 13th, 2019|Categories: History & Archaeology, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , |

Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, candy, and decorations, but, do we really know anything about this holiday's origin? The history of the beginning of Halloween is debated among many people, groups and spiritualists. So, you might say that Halloween has more than one origin. The historical origins are usually considered the absolute truth and beginning of the [...]