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Why Ask Why? Three Questions that Move You Toward Deeper Understanding

I love TED Talks. I highly recommend you spend some time at TED.com. There is so much to learn from the world’s greatest thinkers, innovators and artists. 557 more words


Encouragement for Women Under 40

A while back, I gave a shout out to women over age 40 and how we might express our gifts and pass on what we have learned. 650 more words


Grace Saying

Saying grace. That’s what we call it.

It’s saying a simple ‘Thank you’ for what has been put before you.

It’s a graceful thing to do. 380 more words

The Power of Sheer Encouragement

One of the great things about being married to a bibliophile, is that, at times, I get to appear more intelligent than I actually am. I wish I could say that I stumbled on the quote below as I was reading the biography of J.R.R. 496 more words

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Growing Old Graciously

There was a series of ads for a popular anti-aging cream a while back that ended with this tagline:

“I don’t intend to grow old gracefully. 

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Peace: Taking Action in a Time of Tragedy

It is the second week of Advent and, this week, the focus is Peace.

It seems a bit audacious to try to tackle the subject of Peace within one week of the… 928 more words

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This Thanksgiving, Give the Gift of...You!

It’s Thanksgiving week and I’m sure you are all anticipating your upcoming celebrations.

Since one of Thanksgiving’s themes is bounty, I thought it might be good to think about the word… 116 more words

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