Tag Archives: Philosophy

You are not broken

Remember, even when the whole moon is not visible, the moon is still whole: We simply can’t see it all at that moment. We are never less than whole. We are just finding our way out of the darkness into … Continue reading

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A new (snow) day

A year ago, shoveling my driveway would have brought a lot of grumbling and cursing: about the cold, about the neighbors (who never offered to help me), and about the snow plows (that just drove by making the end of … Continue reading

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Sunday slowdown

I used to be jealous of the people who enjoyed leisurely breakfasts and lunches on the weekends. Those people always seemed to have free time to do fun things. Meanwhile, I was always trying to keep up with what seemed … Continue reading

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Getting off the hamster wheel

I told a good friend recently that I had gotten off the hamster wheel, permanently – so this title “The ONE THING You Need to Know To Be Able To Get Off the Hamster Wheel” got my attention. The article … Continue reading

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The importance of being happy

Watch this video, in which Ada Pia tells the story of her “Journey to Freedom.” I have a feeling it will resonate with some of you. I know it did with me. Several months ago, I said to my parents, … Continue reading

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My word for 2019

Well here it is, my word for 2019: SAVOR. I started with “presence”— I wanted to be more present in every aspect of my life. But I wanted to convey more of an elevated feeling than simply present. After a … Continue reading

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New thought for a new year

New thought for today, the first day of 2019: I am FREE TO BE whoever I want to be. And I can love myself and feel joy just in being: Doing is not required. Inspired doing comes from being my … Continue reading

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Book recommendation: The Rise by Danette May

Such an incredible book! 😍🙌🏻 I finally finished it just now. I had to pause halfway through; it’s an easy and enjoyable read, but it can bring up a lot of self-love work, as it is designed to do. Kudos … Continue reading

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It’s never too late to be happy. Don’t ever give up.

For most of my life, I think I have appeared to have it together. I was always near or at the top of my class; I graduated summa cum laude with a master’s degree in writing. I had my own … Continue reading

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Natural magic

I was inspired to take a walk this morning. It was meant to be. A magical dancing leaf, 4 butterflies, and a heart leaf (plus lots of other beauty) told me that I can inspire others simply by living an … Continue reading

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