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How does being an optimist, a pessimist or a realist effect your happiness?

What do you classify yourself as? Are you a pessimist, an optimist, or a realist? Part of my husband’s change in jobs last January was to get away from a work environment in which there was a lot of negativity. 873 more words

Slice Of Life Tuesdays

squat press: achievement

I had a -> wow <- moment at the gym last Friday.  One of the exercises I do that I’ve struggled with due to having such a big puku (tummy) is squats.  768 more words


Armchair generals

‘Every Englishman believes in his heart, however modestly he may conceal the conviction, that he could himself organise as large an army as Kitchener and organise it better.’ (Havelock Ellis. 34 more words


Master the divine expression

Don’t make it an ego thing. Whatever you do, express it from “the beyond”. The moment you start looking for results/benefits, your ego comes into play. 31 more words

Chile Diary - 1

There’s something about Viña del Mar! She gets to you so bad; you can’t forget her even when you leave her, perhaps never to return again. 1,980 more words


First Jobs: What do you remember?

What do you remember about your first job? My first job was as a sales clerk at our local JCPenney store in the early 80’s. I remember when I interviewed and was hired, the manager said, “I have just the place for you!” Waiting to hear what he said, I heard “the lingerie department!” I was a little shocked, but that is in fact where I was sent and worked for several years. 562 more words

American Experience