It’s official: school’s out, it’s time to break out the map, pack a picnic and plan a trip. Whether you’re staying close to home (I keep telling myself that it’s the more eco-responsible option, and I can always rent a movie if I need some exotic escapism) or hailing a cab to the airport, we’ve got travel guides that will lead you to mindful spots no matter where you land—local organic slow food cuisine, yoga studios and climbing gyms, indie boutiques, theaters cafés and local music hotspots. Look for Portland, Oregon; Salt Lake City, Utah; Costa Rica and Rio de Janeiro on our website now. Los Angeles, Boston, San Fran’s Mission District and The Big Apple are coming soon, as we add six years of magazine articles to our <a href=”http://www.elephantjournal.com/currentissue” target=”_blank”> online archive</a>.
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The 4 Stages of a Good Divorce. A Letter to my Children: You do not come from a Broken Home. Mom, can I Call her Mom, Too? To the One Who Tried to Break Me. An Open Letter to the Fixers. How your Stored Memories in the Amygdala can lead to PTSD. These People are Rare Gems—Keep Them, Fight for Them, don’t Give Up on Them. Jon Stewart makes first appearance since retiring—”it’s not your country.” Waylon shares 10 transformingly beautiful Quotes about Love. 40 Things I’ve Learned in 40 Years.