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What Matters Most (Poem)

There’s no right answer, to what matters most. The heart of each of us holds a special choice. What matters is living fully, in every possible way. Live like you mean it, like there is no nex…

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True Story: The Best Run Ever!

Several months ago, I went on my nightly run, like I often do. When winding my way up the hills of Oakland, I decided to take a turn up a street that I hadn't been on before. I was pushing myself phys…

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Looking for a Better Life? Take Charge of These 3 Things

A few years ago, I was given a glimpse of what eternity must be like: the intense, pure, twirling, dazzling, pale turquoise light I saw during a spiritual healing, behind my closed eyes, penetrated my…

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5 Life-Changing Reasons to Have a Gratitude Jar

I have always preferred to think of myself as quick-witted. But, since I have spent the past couple of years taking a good look at myself, I have to be honest and admit, what I really am, is snarky. I…

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4 Secrets for Living

I would like to share these four “secrets” for living: Being content and fulfilled in life does not really come from the success of your results. True contentment comes from being completely prese…

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This Woman Just Took Thankfulness to a Whole New Level

It's easy to lose sight of the most important t-word of the holiday season: thankfulness. Somewhere between last-minute grocery runs, all-day football games and a "Black Friday" tradition that has …

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Don’t Underestimate Gratitude

Philip Pegler shares how gratitude with love transforms our short lives. Please remember always to be grateful, for gratitude is a great antidote to misfortune. Life overflows with abundance and ye…

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Being Yourself Is A Choice

Pam Thomas discusses how being your authentic self sets the foundation for an amazing, grateful life. Everyone has different tastes in what they like. That means that you don't have to be someone y…

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Our Obsession With Shiny Objects

Bill Sims, Jr. shares how giving thanks instead of getting stuff leads to a more fulfilling life. Ours is a world focused on "shiny stuff". An endless parade of shiny new things that will supposedl…

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Accept Yourself to Find Happiness

Chris Johnson shares the key lessons he's learned over the years, including acceptance, compassion, and gratitude. I've gleaned some fundamental principles from the wisdom offered by several "metap…

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