Author: Angela

My Blog Has Moved!

Hey FTG Friends! If you haven’t already, please visit me at my main website www.AngelaHowell.com! My blog has been moved and you’ll find lots of cool new stuff! See you there!

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Six Lessons from Baby Birds

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Tis the season for nests and baby birds everywhere! We were fortunate when a finch family nested in the floral arrangement hanging on our front storm door. We had first row seats to all the action, and the lessons were

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Huffington Post and Everyday Power

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Woop! Woop! I hope you are Finding the Gift today! Big news: I am excited to be the newest contributor to Huffington Post! As of this writing, I’ve had two articles published which I invite you to please read and

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The Ups and Downs of Finding the Gift

Hello FTG Friends, As my good friend Todd Cecil would say, I hope you all are smiling wherever you are in the world today! Ups and Downs Are Guaranteed and Necessary This week has had some wonderful developments and yet,

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How to Stop Seeing Life as a Victim

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Half empty? Half full? Or maybe someone forgot to pour you a glass? My past involved a lot of chaos and trauma and more than once, I’ve been a victim of unfortunate circumstance. However, I’ve come to realize that my

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What You Never Knew About Eating Disorders and Suicide

Recently I was interviewed by an editor at Cosmo regarding my past battles with an eating disorder. Following significant trauma and the divorce of my parents at age eight, I decided I wanted to be thin more than anything else

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Five Amazing TED Talks That Will Transform Your Thinking, Part One

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What follows is an excerpt from my article recently published on Everyday Power Blog. Full article here. TED Talks are Miracle Grow for the body, mind and soul! They are cutting edge philosophy, psychology, science and insight, among many other

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Even Dogs Are “Finding the Gift”

I just had to post this precious photo of shop dog Bear from Parnassus Books in Nashville. Apparently he’s been sneak-reading my book under the table! It’s okay, Bear. All smart dogs practice mindfulness! Many of the metaphors that inspired

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Why We Procrastinate and the Payoffs of Avoidance

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I have been asked to develop this topic for Everyday Power Blog, a trusted source for inspiration and motivation. In doing so, I uncovered FIVE (5) KEY PAYOFFS  for avoidance and the fears attached. Good news—there’s a way to tip

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8 Tips to Avoid Career Burnout and Learn to Love Your Job Again

Check out this great article by Bethany Ramos. She asked me to collaborate with her on taking a deeper look at career burnout for SheKnows.com. Click here for full article. Most people would say to avoid career burnout you need

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