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Marry Me, Hallstatt? 

Yesterday was such a grand day.

A group of pals–a Frenchie, Slovakian, Slovenian, Turk, American, Aussie, two Fins and I–danced amongst the magical village of Hallstatt yesterday, taking a break from the slightly toxic air of city life to meander amongst the mountains and lakes of the Austrian Alps. 806 more words

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The thorns

The other day I found myself complaining to someone about how much I had to do… all the cooking, cleaning and clearing up, setting up, shopping etc.  285 more words


6 Ways Parenting Healed My Childhood

“Life will give you whatever experience is most helpful for the evolution of your consciousness.” – Eckhart Tolle

For better or worse, we’re all products of our upbringing and we all have things from our past that we’re trying to get over or let go of. 1,531 more words


Lessons from Oranges

The day was a crisp, sunny day with soft white clouds juxtaposed against the sharp edge of the early winter breeze that tickled the nose until it ran. 647 more words

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Let's Stop Underrating Grandmothers

I listened to the NPR podcast TED Radio Hour on a run a few months ago on the topic of Disruptive Leadership. Bunker Roy, an Indian social activist and educator, gave a talk titled Learning from a Barefoot Movement; I highly, highly suggest popping over to YouTube for a look. 647 more words

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An Ode to Playing in the Woods

As the noontime cathedral bells finish chiming, I find myself situated at the Café Elephant in Leibnitz, Austria, sipping regional Steiermarkish red wine and enjoying a perfectly crafted slice of Apfelküchen while I write this. 657 more words

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When the Watch Dies

I know you are out there. I know that you are reading this. I want you to know that I am like you, too. That you are not alone. 577 more words

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