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Today, we get her superpowers all to ourselves as she shares with us three seriously powerful motivation strategies that will get us up off our tushies and getting our sweat on... something we all can use a little more of this time of year.
Meditation is a popular New Year's resolution but easily gets tossed to the side. Why? People think meditation is hard. It's an intimidating practice. "Sit still and breathe" seems an impossible task. On the other hand, everyone seems to know that meditation is good for them.
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Why does it sometimes feel like it's effortless to let negative habits creep up, but when we want to change them -- or add a new healthy habit -- it feels nearly impossible?
When we say "new year," a sense of newness, of renewal, is created in us. The new year is an opportunity to refresh our mind, reflect on our choices. We take vows to improve, to achieve, and we set goals during this time.
Motivation is tough. But try any of these 10 new simple, science-backed kick-starters and you'll want to work out.