Akzeptieren, was ist - Loslassen und inneren Frieden finden
Rosette Poletti, Barbara Dobbs
Spieldauer: 1 Std. und 52 Min.
4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars
Akzeptieren, was ist, bedeutet eine Einladung zu persönlicher Entwicklung und innerem Frieden. Statt zu grübeln, was hätte sein können, wenn..., beginnen wir zu erkennen, was wir tun können, um die Situation zu verbessern. Wir fragen nicht mehr Warum oder Warum ich? , sondern Wozu? und Was jetzt? . Die Freude des Loslassens: ein praxisnaher Weg zu mehr Gelassenheit.
Achtsamkeit ermöglicht uns, wach und entspannt im Hier und Jetzt zu leben. Die kleinen, kompakten Pocketguides aus der Reihe "Achtsam leben" eignen sich für den unkomplizierten Einstieg und sind randvoll mit Anregungen, Übungen und fundierten Impulsen für die Umsetzung im Alltag. Alle Bände wurden von erfahrenen Psychologen, Achtsamkeitslehrern oder Lebensberatern entwickelt.
Ein positives Selbstwertgefühl ist die Basis für ein glückliches und harmonisches Leben. Doch wie kann es gelingen, sich selbst nicht immer klein zu machen? Eigenverantwortung übernehmen, Freundschaft mit sich schließen, sich vom Perfektionismus verabschieden dies sind die Schritte auf dem Weg zu einem wertschätzenden Umgang mit sich selbst, die den inneren Kritiker auf Dauer an die Leine legen.
Wie schaffen es manche Menschen, auch in schwierigen Zeiten stark zu bleiben? Sie verfügen über Resilienz, eine innere Widerstandskraft, die sich gezielt trainieren lässt. Dabei gilt es, den Blick optimistisch nach vorne zu lenken, konstruktiv und lösungsorientiert zu handeln, Hilfe von anderen anzunehmen und sich auf die eigenen Stärken zu besinnen. Ist dieses Fundament gelegt, geht man sogar aus Krisen gestärkt hervor.
Location scout and Jane Austen aficionado Kate Sharp is thrilled when the company she works for lands the job of finding locations for a new film adaptation of Pride and Prejudice, but then her boss, Kevin, fails to return from a scouting trip to England. Kate travels to England to salvage Kevin's and the company's reputation before word gets out that he is missing. Things go from bad to worse when Kate arrives in Nether Woodsmoor, a quaint village of golden stone cottages and rolling green hills, only to find no trace of Kevin except his abandoned luggage.
A 1920s Christmas Mystery (High Society Lady Detective, Book 6)
Spieldauer: 7 Std. und 7 Min.
5 out of 5 stars
5 out of 5 stars
5 out of 5 stars
A snowbound country mansion, a missing butler, and a Christmas case...Olive and Jasper have never been closer - except for one thing. Jasper is still reticent about his frequent disappearances from polite society. With the holidays approaching and no paying client on the books, Olive decides to shadow Jasper when he’s unexpectedly called away. Her search brings her to Holly Hill Lodge where an eclectic group has gathered to celebrate an old-fashioned English Christmas. When the butler goes missing, Olive and Jasper must work together to solve the Christmas crime.
November, 1923. Olive’s school chum Gigi invites Olive to London because Gigi’s dotty grandmother fears for her life - or so she’s said to Gigi. However, Olive is surprised to find that the dowager is far from muddled. The sharp and imperious matriarch refuses to admit to her worries and sends Olive on her way.
November, 1923. An invitation to a house party at the estate of Parkview Hall is a welcome respite for Olive Belgrave, a newly minted working girl who's become the solver of high society's trickiest problems. But when the sumptuous black tie event turns deadly, Olive's cousin Peter becomes the main suspect. Olive must unmask a sophisticated killer before an innocent man takes the blame...because murder doesn't RSVP.
Wedding bells are ringing for location scouts Kate and Alex in a ceremony at one of England's most elegant stately homes, but when a guest is murdered and suspicion falls on those closest to Kate, she and Alex must put their plans for happily ever after on hold. If they can't figure out who sabotaged their big day, their honeymoon may be over before it begins.
Location scout Kate Sharp is enjoying the gorgeous springtime in her favorite idyllic English village while coordinating locations for a Jane Austen documentary, but when she's assigned to manage a difficult star who has received threats, Kate discovers that danger and death aren't always on screen. After a tragic accident in the star's beautiful English garden, Kate suspects murder. With a sly and secretive murderer intent on putting suspicion on Kate, she must find the culprit before she's led down the garden path.
October, 1923. Lady detective Olive Belgrave has a new case. Lady Agnes doesn’t believe in curses - especially ancient curses - and she hires Olive to prove her uncle wasn’t the victim of a malevolent mummy. Olive investigates and discovers the truth is much worse - it’s murder. Can Olive debunk the curse and reveal the true culprit before the mummy curse claims another victim?
September, 1923. Despite closing her first case, high society lady detective Olive Belgrave hasn’t found a new client. She’s taken a job as a hat model to pay for her poky boarding house room. But then a job offer comes her way: make discreet inquires about a famous author who’s disappeared. Olive travels to the English countryside to hunt for him.
London, 1923. Olive Belgrave needs a job. Despite her aristocratic upbringing, she’s penniless. Determined to support herself, she jumps at an unconventional job - looking into the background of her cousin’s fiancé, Alfred. Alfred burst into the upper crust world of London’s high society, but his answers to questions about his past are decidedly vague. Before Olive can gather more than the basics, a murder occurs at a posh party. Suddenly, every Bright Young Person in attendance is a suspect, and Olive must race to find the culprit.
Free-spirited Zoe Andrews has settled into married life and feels she has found her ideal niche working for a company that discreetly recovers lost items for elite clients, but her first assignment, which takes her to Edinburgh to recover a stolen painting, turns out to be more complicated than she expected. Instead of simply getting in touch with contacts in the art world, Zoe finds herself tangled in a web of contradictions. Why would someone steal a not-so-valuable painting, and why was the thief attacked?
Kate Sharp loves the perks of her location scout profession. When she fills in for a researcher at a Regency-themed English house party, she's looking forward to indulging in the posh atmosphere of tea on the lawn and elegant candlelight dinners, but when a guest is murdered in a locked room, Kate becomes the prime suspect. As she turns her attention to the guests, the staff, and the owners, Kate must unlock the mystery and uncover the murderer before she's arrested for a crime she didn't commit.
Location scout Kate Sharp is thrilled to be part of a scouting trip to the historic city of Bath, England to research the location for a Jane Austen documentary. But before Kate gets a chance to stroll the elegant boulevards where Austen once lived, murder cuts the sightseeing short. Now Kate must rearrange her itinerary and find the killer before she and the production are shut down permanently.
It's spring in England, and location scout Kate Sharp has returned to the quaint village of Nether Woodsmoor with its lush gardens, budding hedgerows, and mellow stone cottages to work on a Jane Austen television documentary. The unique opportunity also gives her the chance to explore a possible romance with Alex, the deliciously rumpled local scout. Rumors of recently discovered Jane Austen letters stir up the production, but then tragedy strikes and a stranger dies in a fire in a village cottage. Soon it's evident that the fire wasn't an accident, but murder.
London, present day. Art recovery specialist Zoe Andrews really needs a break. And all that stands in the way of a well-deserved romantic getaway is an open-and-shut case tracking down a valuable painting’s origin. But Zoe’s vacation plans unravel when the priceless piece is lifted from the gallery, throwing her headlong into a media frenzy. England, 1923. Olive Belgrave prides herself on discreetly solving rich people’s problems. But her latest assignment to catalog a stately manor’s artwork collection would be far easier if the staff weren’t mysteriously hostile.
Zoe and Jack’s trip to Rome was supposed to be a romantic one-year anniversary celebration with a little business on the side. Jack’s fledgling security company has landed the plum assignment of providing additional security for the opening night gala of a museum exhibit featuring priceless gems. However, the easy job turns complicated when they discover the exhibit is the next target of a cat burglar who has struck several times in recent months, snatching up a hoard of sparkling jewels.
Free-spirited Zoe lives an unconventional life. She tried the nine-to-five office routine, but it was like the death of a thousand cuts-paper cuts. She couldn't take it, and vowed to make a living outside of a cubicle. Now she's a "Jill of all trades," taking on freelance copy-editing, property management, and even dog walking gigs. Normally she loves surprises and the unknown, except when it comes in the form of a mysterious package, visits from the FBI, and thugs showing up on her jogging route.