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Day 306: Letting go of what was

I wrote that yesterday was a very emotional day.  And while it started out emotional because of the movie, Hatchi, that was only the beginning. For months I’ve been struggling with the deterioration of a long-term friendship.  A friendship that … Continue reading

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Day 295: This is how people end up with 8 kids

Sooooo, on Sunday we started chatting about whether we should get another puppy or not.  The primary driver – at least for me – was how excited Sheba gets when she sees other dogs…and how disappointed she is when there’s … Continue reading

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Day 265: Gratitude

I’m sure on some deeper level, it’s no coincidence that I led a meditation class at noon focused on gratitude.  Gratitude for all the people and things that have supported us…nurtured us…loved us…challenged us.  Gratitude for everything that has made … Continue reading

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Day 207: Honoring thyself

Yesterday was my sister’s wedding…and it was lovely.  She was a beautiful bride and her husband was a handsome beau.  They made a perfect couple.   Part of being such a gracious couple is doing the right thing, which included … Continue reading

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Day 60: My hero

It’s Memorial Day.  A holiday where we honor those that lost their lives fighting for our country…our freedom…our rights.  My grandfather didn’t die serving in the military but he did serve honorably…and he’s my hero.  So today my thoughts are … Continue reading

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Day 50: Teaching you what it is you can’t let go of

I read this article on Facebook today and one of the items in the post read: Emotions exist to make us biased.  This discovery was a complete 180 from my old understanding of emotions. I used to think my emotions … Continue reading

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Day 46: And all the single ladies

It would probably seem logically to write about my mom today since it’s Mother’s Day and all. But my mom would be the first to tell you that I’ve never cared much for Hallmark holidays and being told when to … Continue reading

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