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Do You Make Every Day Count?

My Dad always told me to live each day as if it were my last, and as a child the specter of one’s last day always seemed like a remote possibility. But with maturity and experience comes the realizati…

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Are You Ready to Step into Your Power?

Oh my, this fear within me runs deeper than I realized. This part of me that wants to keep playing small and hiding behind everything and anything takes up more space inside of me than I thought. O…

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Do You Have The Courage to Follow Your Dreams?

Robin Jay shares how, although you have to be brave, following your passion is worth it. I love to see people discover their passion so they can enjoy living fuller, empowered lives. I believe you …

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Wisdom from Colette Baron-Reid

When people ask what I've learned from the experiences in my life I have to smile. What always comes to my mind is faith, accountability, courage, forgiveness and compassion. I have learned percept…

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Do You Embrace Change?

How do you feel about change?  If you’re anything like me, you probably have mixed feelings about it.  While it often depends on our perception of the type of change – big or small, good or bad, neede…

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Wisdom from Donna Gates

Life is not supposed to be easy. We come here to learn to be a kinder, more loving and more courageous soul. Just as we grow from a small infant to an adult, our soul must grow from infancy to maturit…

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A Lesson In Grace

Someone hurt you and you’re holding a grudge. You feel a well-deserved sense of righteous indignation. You’re in the right. That someone was wrong. You have every right to feel the way you do. Anyone …

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Wisdom from JD Messinger

There was a time when I thought that who I was was what I did. I thought that money made me happy and that life was a destination at station 401K. After I broke my neck and had to learn how to walk an…

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Can You Be Comfortable With Being Uncomfortable?

Two of the men participating in the reality show "The Amazing Race" said that one of their keys to success is that they were comfortable being uncomfortable. BINGO. They nailed one of the most essent…

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4 Love Lessons from My No-Nonsense Feline

It's 5:30 AM and I am awakened by the swift moving thud of paws walking over my body to get to my side. Jake is purring like a '57 Chevy on steroids. As he thumps down next to me with his back up agai…

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