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Travel and Happiness

Travel can be so beautiful. It expands our horizons. It gives us new ideas about what life can be, especially when we go to a place rated by the Reader’s Digest, Thrive and Oprah as among the happiest places on … Continue reading

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Happiness is a Daily Choice

Today I am happy and free. Nothing in this world can trouble me. —Ernestine Shepard – 78, World’s Oldest Female Bodybuilder One decision can change your whole life. The decision to be happy no matter what may be one of … Continue reading

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An Extraordinary Life

I am an example of what is possible when girls from the very beginning of their lives are loved and nurtured by people around them. I was surrounded by extraordinary women in my life who taught me about quiet strength … Continue reading

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Waking up Trusting Life

This morning as I was lying in bed, I could feel my heart beating fast. I recognized that I was this was the result of my worries about money, about the phone call from my boss, telling me whether I … Continue reading

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Moving On

I am packing up to move. I feel sentimental and nostalgic about everything in my place. I kept mementos of friendships and far off places that I have traveled to. So many good memories. I am packing very slowly, caught … Continue reading

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Our Beautiful Humanness

I am just fascinated with the way we as humans react. Literally, as weird as it may sound, we are “meaning making meaning machines.” We are always giving meaning to everything that happens around us, I mean EVERYTHING. If someone … Continue reading

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Creativity Comes from Feeling

I went for a walk by the bay today. And for once, I slowed down.  I was not thinking of the past or the present. I was just in the now moment. I let each of my five senses guide … Continue reading

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