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10 Signs You Are Hindering Your Search for Happiness

| October 15, 2016 | 4 Comments

There is nothing outside of you that can make you happy. It’s totally an inside job. If you keep looking for answers outside of yourself, you will stay stuck in your swirling midst of angst and uncertainty. Check out this list to see if you are making these common mistakes in your search to be […]

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Be Soft. Do Not Let The World Make You Hard.

| June 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Be Soft. Do not let the world make you hard.  Do not let the pain make you hate. Do not let the bitterness steal your sweetness. Take pride that even though the rest of the world may disagree, you still believe it to be a beautiful place. -Kurt Vonnegut          

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In the Face of Murder: Hope

| June 14, 2016 | 2 Comments

Murder.   Rampage.   Hate.   Fear. The Worst Massacre in U.S. History.  Sadness. Fear. Anger Compassion. Confusion. More Fear. How do we get through this? How will the families and friends of the victims get through this? My love goes out to the people in Orlando and all those who have been affected.  Their pain may never […]

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But HOW Do I Let Go?

| May 9, 2016 | 2 Comments

It can be difficult to “Let Go.” We don’t want to let go of a friend who has left us or let go of a lover who has moved on. We may not want to let go of our strong beliefs about a situation even when we know we may be wrong. We don’t want […]

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Do You Want to Feel This Way For The Rest of Your Life?

| January 26, 2016 | 8 Comments

Can people change? Recently a friend of mine re-hired an employee who hadn’t worked out when she hired her over twenty years ago. The woman swore she was more mature, had changed, was going to be a great employee. My friend was impressed with how she presented herself and though it had ended badly the […]

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Song Lyrics Touch Our Hearts and Souls

| December 6, 2015 | 21 Comments

There are certain song lyrics that just please the hell out of me. Listening to music I will often think now that is a great line! Wow! Song lyrics can make us smile or make our hearts ache. The power may be in the writing and the clever combination of the words or it may […]

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Decide to Be Happy

| November 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

November 28th, Decide to Be Happy “When I grow up, I’m gonna be happy and do what I like to do, like making noise and making faces, and making friends like you!’” -Diana Ross, from Free to Be You and Me, Marlo Thomas and Friends The above quote is from Free to Be You and Me, […]

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Pain and Writing

| October 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Pain. There are so many different kinds of pain. There is the physical that results from an injury, surgery or sickness–the kind that incapacitates some people and makes life miserable for most. There is pain of the heart, when you have lost someone dear to you or had to end a relationship with someone when […]

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Good Day vs Bad Day? Choose Good Day!

| June 15, 2015 | 2 Comments

“You’ve got to get up every morning with a smile on your face And show the world all the love in your heart. Then people gonna treat you better You’re gonna find, yes, you will, That you’re beautiful as you feel.” Carole King (Beautiful)     Is this how you start your day? If so, […]

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Top Ten Weight Loss Tips that Really Work

| May 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

It is not your imagination. Losing weight can be a very challenging endeavor. In the past few weeks, I have spoken to a lot of people who are struggling with weight loss. I helped many clients lose weight when I first started Life Coaching and I would like to share 10 tips here that always worked for my […]

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