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Handling Stress...



Someone once told me to "handle every stressful situation like a dog...pee on it (metaphorically speaking, of course emoticon ) and walk away". This is similar to not stressing the small stuff. If it's not life-threatening or life-altering, don't let it get you down. Learn from it; build from it; and / or walk away.

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  • I love this. I've read Don't Sweat The Small Stuff numerous times and I try to live by that philosophy. emoticon - by SASSYSAX
  • Will make this my new mantra....Thanks!! - by ANETTE329
    This is a hard thing to do, but I've been attempting it. I like the "pee on it and walk away" metaphor! - by RGRAPEOLE

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