Monthly Archives: September 2012

To Be or Not To Be

In reading The Happiness Project, two words hit home more than all of the rest. Be Gretchen. Her reminder to herself to be herself.  I’m not sure why I am stuck on that, but I am.  What can I change … Continue reading

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Simple is as Simple Does

Why is it so hard to simplify? I understand the concept, but it’s hard to apply it to everyday life.  I am getting better at cleaning out the clutter, I can look at something and say “do I love it?, … Continue reading

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Turbulent Tuesday

Tuesday in Dante’s fifth circle of optical hell really tried to take me down, and almost succeeded.  Funny thing about that reference is only the gamers get it, somebody took The Divine Comedy and created a video game. I was … Continue reading

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The Giggle Factor

I was in the grocery store tonight and I witnessed these two teenage girls having a good old fashioned giggle.   There was this guy, you know the one,  fifty-something always trying to get the younger girls attention, he started it. … Continue reading

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I’ve Fallen and I Can’t Get Up

You win some, you lose some.  I lost round one, and I don’t do so well with failure.  For two and a half months I was on the electric cigarette, last week I fell off the wagon.  There are a … Continue reading

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The Rainbow Connection

I learned a long time ago to pay attention to signs, things you don’t see everyday and things you are seeing all of the time. I was lucky enough to receive two pretty awesome signs/gifts from the universe today. I … Continue reading

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Ask and You Shall Receive

I was feeling a little bit depressed last night.  I am at a time in my life where I have to face things that I have been running from for years.  If you knew me you would know that when … Continue reading

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The Sky is Falling

I had a moment today when I realized that I have less than five years to figure out how to start living my life. In five years both kids will be (better be) in college, they already need me less … Continue reading

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