What do you think of when you hear the word, beautiful? Most of us will associate beautiful with appearance or even as a way to describe a character trait. What if I told you that I found an origin of this word, beautiful, and it has little to do with either? Intrigued? Good. That’s why I…

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  Happiness is defined as a state of being that is under one’s personal control. So if it’s under our control, where does one personally grab hold of and even keep this ever elusive (and sometimes fleeting) state of happiness? Well, you can try some of these known tips to finding happiness: knowing who you…

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Being is existing. Becoming is to grow or change. How much time do we spend just being? We’re just there, but not really “present”. Unfortunately, I know this to be true of me more often than I prefer. BUT, I am getting better because I’ve learned to prioritize my focus on what I DO want.…

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If my true desire is to make real progress of where I am to where I want to be, then I need to learn (and model) open mindedness, yet be narrowly focused on my direction. This “epiphany” of mine came after a recap conversation with my two teenage daughters of an event that we had…

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