The challenge for this issue of Synergy was a personal one, because it forced me to drill down deep enough to identify the essence of what is important to me and how I manifest it in...
April 10, 2013 by Dr. Neill Neill Under core values, grace, neill neill Posted in PONDERING | Comments Off on Grace: Drilling Down to Core Values
I congratulate you! Not because you are in a rut, but because you know you are. Knowing you’re in a rut is the normal prelude to self reinvention. Many get stuck in a rut without...
January 24, 2012 by Dr. Neill Neill Under change, neill neill, rut, stuck Posted in PONDERING | Comments Off on Are You Stuck in a Rut?
How many times have you heard someone say, “He was at home with us, but he wasn’t present?” It happens a lot and it’s a major factor in relationships coming apart. If you are...
November 25, 2011 by Dr. Neill Neill Under neill neill, presence Posted in PONDERING | Comments Off on Life Lessons in Presence
I am not a farmer, although I grew up among farmers and worked on farms in my childhood and youth in Ontario. At harvest time, my mind inevitably turns to ‘cycles.’ Life is full...
September 26, 2011 by Dr. Neill Neill Under cycles, harvest, life, neill neill Posted in PONDERING | Comments Off on Harvest—Closing Life’s Cycles
Our family was very poor. I was the oldest of four boys and my parents rented a house for $15 a month. It had electricity, but we didn’t have a refrigerator. We all used the outhouse...
July 14, 2011 by Dr. Neill Neill Under gift, handicap, neill neill Posted in PONDERING | Comments Off on A Handicap or a Gift?
Three decades ago, my life was humming along in a predictable way. The children were growing up with only two left at home. I had given up alcohol. Both my wife and I had good jobs...
May 4, 2011 by Dr. Neill Neill Under neill neill Posted in PONDERING | Comments Off on It Felt Like The End Of The World
You have been on a quest for self-improvement. You meditate and pay attention to self-care. You have managed to stop worrying about the future for the most part. You try to think positively...
March 28, 2011 by Dr. Neill Neill Under awareness, conscious, energy psychology, fulfilling, healing, neill neill, trauma Posted in PONDERING | Comments Off on Create a More Conscious and Fulfilling Life
In the 1950s and 60s most adults in North America smoked cigarettes or other tobacco products. We thought nothing of it.
However, increasing research evidence of tobacco health risks...
January 17, 2011 by Dr. Neill Neill Under AA, addiction, alcoholism, neill neill, recovery, smoking, treatment Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on From Twelve Steps to One Step
I had remarried a couple of years before and was busy at home trying to establish a new consulting business. We had three teenagers at home and with all the distractions and noise,...
November 12, 2010 by Dr. Neill Neill Under legacy, neill neill, purpose, relationship Posted in PONDERING | Comments Off on What Will Your Emotional Legacy Be?
The practice of setting goals has probably been around forever, but reached prominence a few decades ago. In the ‘70s every business, every government department and every solo professional...
September 16, 2010 by Dr. Neill Neill Under goals, neill neill, purpose, set course Posted in FEATURE | Comments Off on Set Your Course
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