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Natural Happiness

Dear Integral Meditators, To be a meditator means to get in touch with your natural happiness. The article below explains something of what I mean by this. Yours in the spirit of natural happiness, Toby Natural Happiness I feel happy because… A common tactic and one that I use myself for becoming happier is simply […]

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Intending, Abiding, Determining – Three Aspects of Effective Meditation

Dear Integral Meditators, If you want to be good at something, then you need to have a clear model around which you base your attempts to improve. The article below explains a very simple three stage model that you can apply to your meditation practice to improve its effectiveness. In the spirit of deeper competence […]

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The Way to Deal With Feelings is to Feel

Dear Integral Meditators, Our relationship to our feelings is one of the dominant factors that determines our quality of life. The article below offers a few mindful pointers for how we can develop a good long term relationship to the way we feel, even in the face challenging and difficult emotions. Yours in the spirit […]

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Choosing to be on Your Own Side

Dear Integral Meditators, Are you for yourself or against yourself? This is one of the most productive mindfulness questions to ask yourself, every day. The article below explores how we can begin to truly be a force for ourself, every day. In the spirit of the power we find within ourselves, Toby Choosing to be on […]

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Motivating Yourself to Meditate Part 2 – Meeting Your Deeper & Higher Needs Through Meditation

Dear Integral Meditators, This is the second in the series of ‘Motivating yourself to meditate’ articles, you can read the first HERE if you have not done so already. Hot of the press; new workshop on 7th December ‘Meditations for activating, healing and awakening our ancestral karma‘ follow the link to have a look! In the spirit […]

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Motivating Yourself to Meditate Part 1 – Looking at How You Can Meet Your Needs Through Meditation

Dear Integral Meditators, Why meditate, why continue meditating? Why is it worth persisting? The article below considers these questions…. Thanks for reading! Toby   Motivating Yourself to Meditate Part 1 – Looking at How You Can Meet Your Needs Through Meditation One reason why people find it difficult to hold down a regular meditation practice […]

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Seriously Light/Lightly Serious

Dear Integral Meditators, The article below is an encouragement not to forget to to be playful, no matter how serious it gets! Final call for this Sunday’s Meditation and Mindfulness for Self-Healing and Creating High Levels of Energy. …and for those interested in the inner equivalent of the David and Goliath paradigm… Yours in the spirit of […]

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Seven Ways to Mindfully Save and Create More Energy

Dear Integral Meditators, The article below explores how one approach to mindfulness can save and create energy in our life, which is always useful as we often find ourself struggling to keep up with the demands of our daily life. In the spirit of a mind of ease,   Toby Seven Ways to Mindfully Save […]

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Taking Care of Your Nervous System Through Meditation

Dear Integral Meditators, The article below explains a brief self-healing meditation that can be performed at any time, specifically to calm and balance your nervous system. In the spirit of mindful self-healing, Toby Taking Care of Your Nervous System Through Meditation  Due to the busyness and stress of our daily life we often find ourselves […]

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Going Beyond the “Do This” and “Do That” Mentality

Dear Integral Meditators, This weeks article is one that I wrote back in 2011, before I had any kind of mailing list. When I re-read it today it really made me stop and think, then it made me stop thinking for a while, and then I started thinking again, but thinking better. I hope it does […]

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