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Confidence Boost for the Week: 9.8.13

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The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts: therefore, guard accordingly, and take care that you entertain no notions unsuitable to virtue and reasonable nature.  – Marcus Aurelius This Week’s… Continue reading

Kids Don’t Like Racisim, They like Equality and Love

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Over the past few weeks — a certain Cheerios commercial received soo much criticism that the comments had to be turned off and removed from the video completely. What could be so wrong… Continue reading

An Unlikely Source of Inspiration: Life Lessons I’ve Learned From Prince Rogers Nelson (My Dog)

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I was paroozing my reader when I stumbled across and article on Alexandrea J’s blog about life lessons she’s learned from her cats.  Which, although I do not have any cats, I have… Continue reading

The Pursuit of Happiness is the Source of all Unhappiness

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image credit I was on the metro the other day, and saw a woman carrying a luluemon bag, it was covered in quotes (later which I learned to be part of their manifesto)… Continue reading

Be still…Meditate

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image credit “Only in quiet waters things mirror themselves undistorted. Only in a quiet mind is adequate perception of the world.” – Hans Margolius “Meditation is the way to the emptying of thought.… Continue reading

2012: Year End Review — in lists!

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image credit A blog that I have been following pretty regularly for awhile is Mane and Chic.  Last year in December she posted an activity about preparing for 2012 by taking inventory of… Continue reading

Be Grateful

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image credit One of the single most important lessons, that has had a significant impact on my life, is learning to express gratitude. Not just simply telling people thank you, but telling the… Continue reading