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15 Brilliant Life Lessons Star Wars Has Taught Us

 

With the growing success of the Star Wars universe under Disney’s guidance, it’s certainly a great time to be a Star Wars fan. From new movies, to new TV shows, to new books…there’s been TONS of new stories to immerse yourself in.

The Star Wars franchise has had such a huge effect on me personally throughout my life, that I had to pay homage to it Modern Monks style!

One of the many factors that makes Star Wars so special […]

By | December 24th, 2015|3 Comments

5 Unusual Ways To Give Back To Yourself

After a day of giving the best of yourself to everyone and everything you encounter, how do you recover? How do you cope with being burned out, or spent, or fried, day after day?

It’s hard finding time to give back to yourself, but how can you go about your day tomorrow, and the day after, and the day after that if you never find time to revive your energy?

Some times a cup of tea just […]

By | December 9th, 2015|0 Comments

Giving Back To Yourself: A Need, Not A Want

We’re all doing our best. We all want to be good people.

Call your parents, text your brother, meet up with your sister, hang out with your co-workers, organize your best friend’s birthday, help your spouse with their problem.

The list goes on and on…

So you leave a little of yourself at work, drop off some of your energy at the gym, dispose of some passion working toward your dream, give your heart to the people you […]

By | December 3rd, 2015|0 Comments

Being Grateful: The Stuff Behind The Fluff

Being grateful is such a simple concept.

People have been talking about it for a long time, so many studies have been done on it, and everyone has heard some way or another that it will uplift your life.

And how couldn’t it?

Being grateful for everything you have, no matter how small or how much adversity you face, uplifts your mind and brightens your outlook.

Without a doubt it will help you focus on what makes you happy.

And […]

By | November 24th, 2015|0 Comments

The Comprehensive Guide To Using KKS To Solve Miscommunication & Conflict

We’ve got a lot going on in our lives these days, don’t we?

What doesn’t affect us at this point? Between work, school responsibilities, life lessons, commitments to your friends and family, not to mention those crazy emotions that show up all the time…

It’s so easy to get lost in it all!

With all this stuff affecting us throughout our day, conflicts with other people can, and do, happen easily.

You’re going about your day and someone says […]

By | November 12th, 2015|2 Comments

8 Experts Weigh In On: What’s Truly Stopping You From Living A Happy & Fulfilled Life

Happiness and fulfillment.

Two very desirable concepts we strive for throughout our life.

Is anyone surprised? Definitely not!

Who doesn’t want to wake up every day feeling like they’re truly making a difference, being successful at something they love, happy with their relationships, and inspired by the future?

The list goes on, but you get the point. Yet you also realize that it’s not always as simple as it seems to find these truths…

That’s why we’ve reached out to the wonderful […]

By | November 10th, 2015|0 Comments

How To Be An Enlightened Traveler: Bringing Back More Than Just A Souvenir

Your history, your culture, your belief systems, and the physical place you live all impact the way you think.

Even the climate you’re in, the government around you, and the religions in your area are factors that color your life experiences.

You may not see your every day life being affected, but it is.

The world around you seeps into your mind and changes how you understand life. And your experiences continue the process of shaping who you […]

By | November 4th, 2015|0 Comments

Sometimes Your Friend Turns Out To Be A VAMPIRE

Today is the best day of the week…

The most coveted day of all…

Your. Day. OFF.

(Michael Bay caliber explosions)

No job, no have to’s, well maybe a few errands, but whatever. It’s your day off. And your good friend wants to hang out.

Sure! Cause it’s your DAY OFF to do DAY OFF THINGS!

He comes over, you talk and hang out and 5 hours fly by. You close the door behind him and…

POW!

Exhaustion hits you like a ton […]

By | October 22nd, 2015|0 Comments