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From Empty Bowls to Full

I’ve been thinking about the community of women that I’m a part of and wondering—are we in danger of being like bowls standing near to each other, solitary, dry and empty? 392 more words

Embracing Presence

Gracious Living Guide 22: Iris Apfel's Stylish Winning Ways

Iris Apfel, the major fashion icon and interior designer, with her clothing and accessories line in collaboration with many major brands on the way, has recently teamed up with MAC to launch a new line of make-up. 191 more words

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What is HOPE?

This photo reminds me that our journey through this life is messy. It’s not Disneyland and never will be. If I focus on what I can see, my heart gets discouraged, however; 445 more words

Embracing Presence


Do you want to come for a swim in the 50 metre” I asked the son who is always banging on about getting fit. … 426 more words

See Today!

In Tuesday’s post, we talked again about being present…even in the mundane, day-to-day things we do.

Today, experiment with being present and aware during one of your appointments or tasks. 111 more words

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I Never Saw Today!

“I never saw today!” my son, then 4-years-old, exclaimed as he peered out the van window. There were some dark grey storm clouds ahead of us. 240 more words


Steve Harvey on Texting and Dating | Meredith Sweetpea

While watching the movie “Her,” Miss Meredith Sweetpea found herself noticing that almost all of the people in the background scenes were interacting with their phones and not with actual people. 652 more words

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