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Happiness Should Not Be Your Goal

“Happiness is not a goal…it’s a by-product of a life well lived.” — Eleanor Roosevelt

Truth be told, Eleanor’s quote is not what inspired this revolutionary thought in my life, but I felt that it added a bit more punch to the statement when coming from “The First Lady of the World” than from a self-proclaimed confused college student. 422 more words


"Amelia Earhart and the Morgenthau Connection": What did FDR's treasury secretary really know?

The late Rollin C. Reineck was a war hero, retired Air Force colonel and a longtime member of the Amelia Earhart Society, whose passion for Earhart research often produced interesting, informative pieces, one of which you are about to read. 3,947 more words

A Sign

Bright and early on March 5th I received, out of the blue, a phone call from Go Daddy. Instead of hanging up, my normal reaction to telemarketers, I paused to listen to the reason for the call. 420 more words


Motivation Monday ....

“It takes as much energy to wish as it does to plan”

- Eleanor Roosevelt

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Stop! and smell the flowers.

I feel fortunate to be able to walk around my neighborhood. Five months ago I wasn’t sure I would stand again, let alone walk. I’ve put my Fitbit back on and am able to walk about 7,000 steps a day. 505 more words


Eleanor Roosevelt Quote

With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.
 – Eleanor Roosevelt