Balanced Existence

Achieve and maintain health and wellness within the modern human environment

Entries for the ‘Influence’ Category

How to Skillfully Deal with Criticism

Recently I wrote an article on the Misperceptions and Misinformation Regarding Meat. I knew when I wrote the article that it would spark controversy. If ever there was a subject to get emotions running high among the health conscious meat is it. As you could imagine I didn’t escape unscathed.

The Only Way to Truly Help Others

You may try to tell another that they need to change their habits. Perhaps their diet and lifestyle is leading them towards diabetes, heart disease and premature death. Sadly anything you say, however well intentioned, is most likely to be interpreted as criticism or an attempt by one ego to change another. Remember, a particular person’s state of being has been created by that person for himself or herself. They have repeatedly validated and justified their state of being to themselves.