Dawn Gluskin
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An unconventional 7-figure CEO & green-juice sippin' yogini. I teach the delicate dance between striving & being at peace. Visit the Type-A Zen webpage for more inspiring posts and to sign up for ]weekly love letters. Also, be sure follow on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter to join the movement in living your most inspired life!

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12 hábitos de la gente tranquila y feliz

(6) Comments | Posted November 23, 2014 | 3:49 AM

¿Alguna vez te has dado cuenta de que hay gente que parece tenerlo todo bajo control? Se mantienen serenos y felices con los pies en el suelo, incluso en medio de la agitación. Como una montaña alta y fuerte, capean las tempestades que se crucen en su camino. Tratan de...

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Thankful for What?

(0) Comments | Posted November 21, 2014 | 4:28 PM

Recently, I came across an essay that I wrote in my high school creative writing class called "Thankful for What." It was an ode to our family Thanksgiving dinner and rife full of sarcasm, too-cool-for-school anecdotes, and some good ole teenage angst. I cringed a bit as I read it....

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Are You Living Your Dream... Or Somebody Else's?

(6) Comments | Posted October 2, 2014 | 4:07 PM

"Who is the real girl?" he asked.

"Huh? I'm trying to tell you," I replied, a little confused by the question. "I'm a mother and a wife, and I run a small tech business that has grown really fast these past couple of years, and ...."

"No, no, no. Who...

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7 Ways to Let Your Free Spirit Soar (Even When It Really Doesn't Feel Like Soaring)

(1) Comments | Posted August 13, 2014 | 9:40 AM

Bad days. Nobody is immune to them. I, for one, am no stranger to stressful situations in life. As an entrepreneur who has navigated the ups and downs of the business world whilst raising a young family, I have felt both the ecstatic rewards and the "oh my god, this...

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11 Toxic Behaviors That Will Steal Your Joy (And How to Move Past Them)

(9) Comments | Posted July 17, 2014 | 9:50 AM

Our thoughts, actions and behaviors play a powerful role in what type of energy we attract into our lives. That's the good news. It's also the bad news. Oftentimes, we find ourselves participating in negative behavior patterns, even if at a subconscious level. Like a giant lightning rod in a...

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12 Geheimnisse von entspannten und glücklichen Menschen

(0) Comments | Posted July 5, 2014 | 1:39 PM

Ist Ihnen jemals aufgefallen, dass es Menschen gibt, die immer ausgeglichen sind? Die ruhig und fröhlich mit beiden Beinen auf dem Boden stehen, auch wenn um sie herum Chaos herrscht. Das Glück scheint sie stets zu finden und ihnen ein Lächeln auf die Lippen zu zaubern.

Anderen geht es...

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12 Habits of Calm and Happy People

(31) Comments | Posted June 30, 2014 | 9:27 AM

Do you ever notice how some people always seem to have it together? They're calm and happy with both feet firmly planted on the ground, even amidst turmoil. Like a mountain that stands tall and strong, they weather the many storms that come their way. They seek out blessings and...

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The Power of Looking Fear in the Eye

(0) Comments | Posted June 2, 2014 | 2:05 PM

A common fear amongst writers and other creative sorts is pouring your heart and soul into your latest masterpiece only to have it ripped apart by way of criticism and negative feedback. This is especially true in the digital arena where people often sling mud at strangers from behind their...

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How to Overcome These 7 Spiritual Blocks to Success

(2) Comments | Posted April 9, 2014 | 9:22 AM

Everybody has a dream in their heart. They stem from our unique gifts, which are part of our higher purpose here on this earth to share with the world. When the life we're living is not in alignment with this calling, it can result in feeling less than happy and...

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37 Lebensweisheiten in 37 Jahren

(1) Comments | Posted February 15, 2014 | 10:14 AM

Heute feiere ich meinen 37. Geburtstag. Und ich muss zugeben, dass mein Leben bisher alles andere als langweilig verlaufen ist. Wenn ich die Jahre und zahlreichen Phasen meines Lebens Revue passieren lasse, wird mir bewusst, wie stark sich alle Abschnitte, Erfolge, Rückschläge, Triumphe und Probleme darauf ausgewirkt haben, wo ich...

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37 Life Lessons in 37 Years

(71) Comments | Posted January 26, 2014 | 9:12 AM

Today is my 37th birthday. And, I must say, it's been a pretty interesting ride so far. As I look back over the years and many phases of my Iife, I realize how each stage, success, stumble, triumph and heartache has had a significant impact on where I stand right...

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10 Ways to Make 2014 Your Best Year Yet!

(0) Comments | Posted December 31, 2013 | 10:31 AM

As another year winds down and the excitement of a brand new one laden with infinite possibilities lets it's presence be known, now is your chance to put your best foot forward and make 2014 one of your best yet. Say this with me, "I am a powerful creator." Say...

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Acts of Holiday Kindness

(0) Comments | Posted December 12, 2013 | 1:29 PM

During the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, it's easy to get caught up in the rush of overflowing schedules, maxing out credit cards to fulfill wish lists, and feeling overwhelmed by trying to keep up with it all.

But, it's important to step back and remember the true...

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7 Ways to Lift Your Spirits on a Bad Day

(19) Comments | Posted November 20, 2013 | 8:40 AM

We've all had those days where we roll out of bed on the proverbial wrong side as just a glimmer of our normal bright and shiny selves. You know, those days when your fuse is short, you have zero patience for anyone and you just can't seem to shake off...

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Is it Possible to Give Too Much??

(2) Comments | Posted November 5, 2013 | 5:05 PM

I'm a giver. Being born with a giant heart, I've spent my life compassionately trying to help others whenever possible. When I see a group of kids standing outside the grocery store trying to raise funds for whatever cause, I always open my wallet. Same with those who show up...

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Actually, Who Are You Not to Be?

(2) Comments | Posted September 19, 2013 | 5:03 PM

Recently, as I found myself sitting in front of my laptop, tapping away at the final touches of my book proposal, I've drifted away from my usual writer's bliss and instead have been, oh you know, totally freaking out! You see, the deadline to submit the proposal to my dream...

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Teaching Children Meditation and Mindfulness

(0) Comments | Posted September 17, 2013 | 5:50 PM

In today's high-tech, fast-paced world, it's pretty easy to become over-stimulated. Busy schedules directing us to go, go, go and electronic devices constantly in our hands, sucking us into scattered digital directions make inner-peace a fleeting want. Enter tension and fatigue. This is true for us, as adults, so imagine...

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What's Behind the Veil on Social Media?

(0) Comments | Posted August 20, 2013 | 5:19 PM

A recent study by the Public Library of Science shows that the more somebody uses Facebook, the more their satisfaction of life decreases. Apparently, many frequent Facebookers are scrolling through their newsfeeds feeling bad because they don't think their own lives stack up to the fabulous accomplishments, vacations,...

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Why Competition Is an Old Model of Living

(3) Comments | Posted August 9, 2013 | 12:11 AM

Competition is an outdated model of living. There is a strong calling for us all to begin recognizing our unity and working together, instead. Easier said then done, I know. We have all been taught from birth that we are separate from each other with every man or woman fighting...

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Super Thoughts: 5 Ways to Make Yours Empowering

(9) Comments | Posted July 28, 2013 | 10:39 AM

Your mind is a garden. Your thoughts are the seeds. You can grow flowers, or you can grow weeds. -- Author Unknown

I'm a long-time believer in the power of our thoughts, and I tend to focus on the positive. But sometimes, those darn thoughts just spin out of control...

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