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Happy Early Valentine's Day
Friday, February 13, 2009      0 comments

"Love is . . . being patient, even when you're tired - especially when you're tired." -- Danae Jacobsen, age 16 With Valentine's Day tomorrow, I think it is appropriate to ask "what does Love mean to me." My partner said something I had no... Read more
Making Caring Memories
Wednesday, February 11, 2009      1 comments

"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." --Maya Angleou I heard a wonderful comment on the Oprah Winfrey radio show the other day. I can't... Read more
Tuesday, February 10, 2009      0 comments

"Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are." --Bernice Johnson Reagon Sometimes no matter how hard I try to move forward, it seems I move backward instead. I face the challenges o... Read more
Small Changes
Friday, February 06, 2009      0 comments

"Try making two small changes every day. Take a different street, try a new restaurant, change your toothpaste, smile at someone you don't know, eat dessert first. there's a lot of landscape to explore off the beaten path." --Joan Borysenko, ... Read more
The Journey
Wednesday, February 04, 2009      1 comments

"No one would have crossed the ocean if he could have gotten off the ship in the middle of a storm." -- Charles F. Kettering when I think of my life in the terms of an ocean, I would say, that at this moment the waters are relatively cal... Read more
Monday, February 02, 2009      0 comments

"Be Here Now" -- Ram Dass It is so hard to believe that February is already here.....where did January go. Maybe, because I am getting older, it seems that time goes by faster and faster. I am going to make a concerted effort, not to let ... Read more
Slowing Down
Friday, January 30, 2009      1 comments

"Slow down, you move to fast, you gotta make the good times last." -- from the 59th Street Bridge song (Feeling Groovy), by Simon and Garfunkel Today's is my mother's 70th Birthday. The panic sat in yesterday, I became overwhelmed with al... Read more
Wednesday, January 28, 2009      1 comments

"It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer." -- Albert Einstein Maybe the real definition of "smart" is having the perseverance and determination to work on the problem until you have a solution. Many times, I ... Read more
Tuesday, January 27, 2009      3 comments

"You are only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it." -- Robin Williams Every day when I go to the gym to workout, I walk by one of the classrooms, and I hear the loud beat of music coming from the room. It is the Body Jam... Read more
Saturday, January 24, 2009      3 comments

"We could learn a lot from crayons: some are sharp, some are pretty and some are dull. some have weird names, and all are different colors, but they all have to live in the same box." -- Robert Fulhghum We are all unique . . . but each of... Read more
Finding Happiness
Friday, January 23, 2009      1 comments

"Life's ups and downs provide windows of opportunity to determine . . . your values and goals. . . Think of using all obstacles as stepping stones to build the life you want." --Marsha Sinetar Okay, I always say, "One man's wine, is anothe... Read more
3 Rules
Thursday, January 22, 2009      0 comments

"Three Rules of Work: (1)Out of cluuter; find simplicity. (2)From discord, find harmony. (3)In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity." --Albert Einstein It is time to apply Einstein's philosphy on work to my approach on life. 1... Read more
Recommitting to My Goals
Wednesday, January 21, 2009      0 comments

"Without goals, and plans to reach them, you are like a ship that has set sail with no destination." -- Fitzhugh Dodson I went to the gym yesterday to workout, the parking lot was so crowded I had difficulty finding a place to park my car.... Read more
Nourishing the Positive
Tuesday, January 20, 2009      0 comments

"Pay attention to what's good about your life. Rather than worrying about what you don't have, seek to make the best of all the good things you do have. There are a lot of things right with your life. Give your attention to them and they will... Read more
Monday, January 19, 2009      0 comments

"And the day came when the risk to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom." --Anais Nin I feel restless to become the person I know I am. I feel like the little chick that is in the egg, breaking its wa... Read more

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