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An Education on Depression: It doesn't have a look

I know by now you have probably heard about the death of Robin Williams. Coincidentally this happened the very night that I decided to take a break from social media and blogging. 880 more words

Mental Health

The Game of Life

A few weeks ago, my kids and I were introduced to “The Game of Life” when friends of ours brought it over to play one night. 1,037 more words


The #IceBucketChallenge

My son was diagnosed with autism at 3 years of age.  It was shattering for me, I will not sugar coat it.  And I still have days where I really struggle with the challenges his autism brings us.  309 more words

Better Living

Road Trip as American Camino: The Upside of Uncertainty

The question I posed at the end of Road Trip as American Camino (Part I), was:

Could I find the essence of Europe’s Camino on the iconic American road trip, or was that simply a foolish proposition? 1,070 more words


Quote for Today: Mahatma Gandhi

Power is of two kinds. One is obtained by the fear of punishment and the other by acts of love. Power based on love is a thousand times more effective and permanent than the one derived from fear of punishment. 6 more words

Quote For Today

Thought for today august 23rd 2014

“People trust their eyes above all else – but most people see what they wish to see, or what they believe they should see; not what is really there”.

Photography Credit


Joao Freire