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These are a few of my favorite things!

So I’m going to try to start a new weekly series, so that at very least, I’ll have up one post a week! I love the ideas of feel good Fridays, and favorites Fridays, so what I’m going to do is lump those both together! 672 more words


A Golden Pause

I recently found this great, brass bell from a Polynesian Island, at a garage sale. I immediately remembered something I had read from Richard Carlson about “A Golden Pause.” I knew I had to have it to remind myself to take moments and pause. 1,005 more words

Rituals & Traditions

Your heart knows...

Your heart, the compassionate part of you, knows that it’s impossible to feel better at the expense of someone else.  Luckily, the opposite is true – when your goal is to build people up, to make them feel better, to share in their joy, you too reap the rewards of their positive feelings.  16 more words


My April Favourite Books

1. We Should All Be Feminists// Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche – This is an inspirational short read about why we should all be feminists. Beautifully written. 190 more words


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


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