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Find your inspiration!

To make the most of this life, we must make the most of each day. What inspires you to rise out of bed each morning, do what needs to be done, pursue your goals and give the extra effort that … Continue reading

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A Hundred Days to Happiness #44: Happy Humpday!

For the majority with a Monday to Friday work or school week, midweek can be a low point. We find ourselves slogging our way until the weekend, and by Wednesday morning, we’re not even halfway there. Is Wednesday your Humpday? … Continue reading

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A Hundred Days to Happiness #25: Moving forward from the wasteland

In his poem, The Waste Land, T.S. Eliot said, “April is the cruelest month.” The waste land refers to a state of spiritual desolation, a life without hope and meaning. It is a reference to the Grail legends, wherein the … Continue reading

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The Third Task of the Day: Finding Meaning. Finding Joy.

The ritual of the three essential tasks continues to be as relevant to me as it has been to my children. Since their first days of school, before leaving my car and entering the greater world each day, I charged … Continue reading

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Why I Write

From time to time, we should all question what we are doing with our time and with our lives. This is especially true when we simply fall into routine living and find ourselves doing what we do simply just because … Continue reading

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A Hundred Days To Happiness: The Good You Can Do

In my last post, I talked about our potential to do harm even if we don’t intend to. That’s part of being human, but we can minimize our harm to others by being more mindful of our words and actions. … Continue reading

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A Hundred Days To Happiness: TGIF or TGIL?

Too often we look to Friday with exasperation, and see the weekend as relief and respite from the weekday grind. Thank, God. It’s Friday. Classes are done for the week. I’m done with work. I finally get to sleep in. … Continue reading

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