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On behalf of love

“Love intentionally, extravagantly, unconditionally. The broken world waits in darkness for the light that is you.”–L.R Knost Car radios have buttons to pre-set favorite stations, making it easy to find, say KKFI and KPRS. Our minds work the same way. We program in certain “experiences” on our pre-set buttons and then we forget (or don’t […]

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Too blessed to be stressed

“You have no cause for anything but gratitude and joy.”– Buddha Happy Thanksgiving week, my fine-feathered friends. To commemorate this holiday that I like to celebrate every day, I’m posting stories that have recently popped into my inbox. This one came yesterday, reminding us that “Thank you” is always the correct answer. And that we […]

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Why it’s only prudent to give every event in your life a five-star review

“Our thoughts have the power to instantly release positive energy, or to entangle energy.”—Michele Longo-O’Donnell  The fifth sentence in Dr. Joe Dispenza’s book, You are the Placebo goes like this: “On a beautiful Southern California day in April, I had the privilege of being run over by an SUV in a Palm Springs triathlon.” Say […]

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Why aren’t we awesomer?–a guest Ted talk by Michael Neill

“Think left and think right and think low and think high! Oh the things you can think up if only you try!” –Dr. Seuss In the dining hall at my daughter’s college the other day, a student stood up, clinked his drinking glass with a spoon and said, “Attention please. I have an important announcement.” […]

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Why it’s only prudent to give every event in your life a five-star review

“Our thoughts have the power to instantly release positive energy, or to entangle energy.”—Michele Longo-O’Donnell I’m reading Dr. Joe Dispenza’s book, You are the Placebo. Here’s the fifth sentence: “On a beautiful Southern California day in April, I had the privilege of being run over by an SUV in a Palm Springs triathlon.” Say what? […]

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“Joy emanates in everything.”—Jon Krakauer

“Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love.” ― Hamilton Wright Mabie If Victor Frankl can find meaning in a concentration camp, I’m thinking those long lines at Target could easily be turned into a party. Everything is in your attitude. You can either stand there, moaning about how […]

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