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Doing, doing, to-dos...

Recently, after my blog post about How to MAKE it while doing it all, I came across a bit of an organisational revelation.

You see, ever since reading Richard Carlson’s… 993 more words

Personal

Ball of Fire: The Films of Barbara Stanwyck: "All I Desire" (1953) ★★★★

To go back where you belong, or to stay where you are, is a tremendous decision to make, especially for someone like Naomi Murdoch (Barbara Stanwyck), who has left behind not only her three already grown up children, but also her infamous reputation as a woman who all the other men in town knew. 396 more words

Movie Reviews

Become a Stress -stopper

“When you decide to become a stress-stopper, what you start to see is that much of what we stress or worry about never manifests itself anyway”. 19 more words

Life

LISTEN MORE SPEAK LESS

I haven’t read the book that contains this quote but they are wise words and is something I need to practice more:

“Effective listening is more than simply avoiding the bad habit of interrupting others while they are speaking or finishing their sentences. 54 more words

Books

"Choose being Kind over being Right"

I sometimes read this book called “Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff” by Richard Carlson. He is pretty insightful, the book is basically all about how you can achieve inner peace when you stop letting all these small issues bug you more than they should. 358 more words

Empathy