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  • Rick’s Picks is a series of posts highlighting the very best content online. Zox a great indie band trying to make it big, and here is their first music video off of their 1st album ‘Take Me Home.’ This song is originally The Wedding song......

  • Are You Watering the Fruit Tree? The Practice Tend to the causes. Why? Let’s say you want to get apples from a tree of your own. So you go to a nursery and pick a good sapling, bring it home, and plant it carefully with......

  • This is a guest post from Michelle Lilyanna at Happinessandjoylessons.com Last week, a friend came to me and asked me to make a nighttime audio for her daughter who is going away to summer camp. Her daughter has enjoyed my other calming audios but wanted one specifically to......

  • “What happens so many times in our lives is, we walk by people – we don’t really look at them. When you take the time to look, to truly see, then there’s this explosion of opportunity to care and have an impact. The goodness you......

  • Rick’s Picks is a series of posts highlighting the very best content online. Chris Sharma and Adam Ondra spent two years working together to climb La Dura Dura (5.15c / 9b+), the world’s hardest climb. This film tells the story of their unique collaboration and......

  • Here is a talk from the San Rafael Meditation group with Rick Hanson. It is titled When You Just Can’t Make a Good Thing Happen. More information on the San Rafael Mediation group can be found here....

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Author of Being Peace and Understanding Our Mind

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Professor, University of Oxford, author of Mindfulness

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Author of Women's Comfort Book

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Author of Happy for No Reason and Chicken Soup for the Woman's Soul

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Author of The Hormone Cure


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