Category Archives for "Life Issues"

Time for Change

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Let’s imagine you are a person who loves the ocean and white sandy beaches. Let’s also imagine for a minute that you have had a dream that you will retire at age 45, be financially sound so you can leave the working world behind and fully enjoy the retired life you have always imagined. At […]

Mean People Suck

Mean People Suck

Ever start the day thinking “what a great day” and by the time you make it to work you are thinking mean people suck? Just the other day this happened to me. Getting onto the major boulevard from my neighborhood has never been anything but a daunting task, so much so that this is the […]

Guilt – The Useless Emotion

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There are two sides to the emotion of guilt. On the one side we learn to wield it heavily to get what we want but on the other side it works against us. It can and often does immobilize and prevent us from making changes that allow us to move forward. In short, feeling guilty […]

Gratitude is Good For You!

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The multitudes of books on gratitude all have one common theme and that is: feeling thankful is good for you!Benefits of GratitudeIt contributes to feelings of increased well being and reduces depressed feelings and anxiety. In addition to assisting us in our journey to find happiness, it also promotes forgiveness. Being more generous and compassionate, […]

2016 – Here I Come!

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New Year’s Eve is quickly approaching, and beyond trying to figure out something “fashionable” yet warm to wear to our sister’s annual party, everyone’s minds are on those elusive things called “New Year’s Resolutions”! But it’s no secret that I usually buck the system and do things just a little differently than others. New Year’s […]

Do You Hear or Are You Listening?

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When my kids were little and engaging in the act of justifying why they were “more” right than the other, I often told them, “I can hear what you are saying but I’m not listening!” That was their cue that their argument held little weight and I was tired of them repeating what they were […]

Do We Align Ourselves to Specific Holidays?

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I have two holidays that I love. My favorite is Halloween with Thanksgiving being a close runner up. I thought about all the holidays and birthdays celebrated in our rather large families, and wondered why I align myself to these specific holidays over all the others? Especially when Christmas appears to be everyone else’s favorite.I […]

What if Society is the Bully?

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I made the quintessential mistake of making a personal and rather mild comment about the new president elect. In truth I probably should have deleted it when the first comments started rolling in. But then it became like a science experiment. I sat back and watched the results roll in stunned by what I was […]

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