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What's Noble about Suffering?

Why did the Buddha call suffering a noble truth? How does suffering become a noble truth? What is so noble about suffering?

It’s because we have to experience suffering to feel the need to be free of it. 69 more words

Meditation And Mindfulness

The things we have in common, by Dhia Elhaq Rzig from Tunisia

Dhia from Tunisia interviewed Raz from Israel as part of the YaLa 
Citizen Journalism program. This is what meeting the other looks 
like when both sides are ready to listen.
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How to understand the weeks of pregnancy to months. 

I have always had a hard time converting over how many weeks I am to months. I found this chart on pintrest that will probably be a huge help fellow mommy’s to be ♡ couldn’t find the original post to tag in this. But still wanted to share!

Looking through you while you're lookin' through your phone.

I don’t think I’m gonna go to LA anymore
I get lost on the boulevard at night
Without your voice to tell me I love you, take a right… 80 more words

Independent Thoughts.

Just outside the gate

“A Trojan Horse sits just outside the gate of your heart. Its name is bitterness. It is a monument to every attack you have endured from your fellow human beings. 307 more words

Gym Lingo

One of the very first things I struggled with at the beginning of this journey was the terminology. Reading programs and getting advice from people just seemed like I was being spoken to in a foreign language. 279 more words


It might be a reason, but it’s not an excuse

I belong to many, many, many, many, many (keep going with that for a while) groups that talk about ASD and other disabilities. In one group, a mom posted something that I couldn’t help but disagree with, yet a lot of the other parents in the group chimed in on her side. 539 more words