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I’ve Joined A Movement

April 18, 2013


The Random Acts of Kindness movement has been around for a number of years and thankfully, is gaining momentum in this ultra fast paced and altruistic culture we live in today. For years study’s have shown how doing kind things for others increases our own levels of happiness as well as theirs. And furthermore, that […]

I’m Selling My TV

February 2, 2011


I’m selling my TV. I’ve been really creative and productive lately. Lots of reading, writing, creating, exploring and doing. Unintentionally, that involved much less TV watching and lots more going outside, chatting with friends and checking off things on my to do list. More fresh air, more time riding horses, having lunches with friends and […]

Following Our Internal Compass

January 14, 2011


I was reminded recently of the necessity one needs to rely on the “internal compass” we all have. You know what that is, it’s what’s responsible for gut feelings and it’s what gives us courage to head into the unknown. Too often we ignore the internal compass and get caught up in expectations or social […]

My HUGE Financial Reward

December 24, 2010


It’s not what you think. I didn’t win the lottery, win big in Vegas or return someone’s lost precious puppy. I took an interest in my financial future, got serious about my budget and in return am reaping the rewards. I have been unemployed since April of 2010. Thankfully, this wasn’t a surprise and I […]

Operation Re-Connect

December 14, 2010


I have 261 friends. At least that’s what Facebook tells me. Somehow that’s hard to believe. If I have that many friends, how come when I throw a party I’m always scared no one will show up? I have 261 friends! Now, I also have friends that have upwards of 500, 600, 700+ friends. Where […]