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5 Affirmations For Intersecting Lives

Because They Are Not Accidents Relationships can be beautiful, troublesome, wonderful or a pain in the rear and heart. When you are in one and your life is intersecting with another, meshing and blending seamlessly, you will most certainly be on top of the world. Then there are those relationships that cause you so much angst that you wonder what did you see in the person at all, at anytime. “Life is a web of intersections and choices. Your 1st choice is to recognize an intersection. Your 2nd choice is

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Bittersweet: A Tasty Experience

Troubling Words Some words simply cause me problems and quite often downright grief. Over my years of blogging on and off, I have shared a few of those. “Responsibility,” and “Surrender,” come to mind. Bittersweet is another. The trouble I have had with these words had to do with interpretation. Fact is, everyone brings their life story to bear on the way they use certain words or phrases. For some, ‘responsibility’ means doing the right thing for other people. At the same time, it could very well mean (as I

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News You Can Really Use

Tune In Okay, here is the deal. I am moving towards my thirties but I am not quite there yet. It is a transitioning period I think, at least it feels that way. I have begun to shed some (not all) of my immature and idealistic traits. My interests are turning, ever so slightly, away from the superficial to the very real. My focus is leaning more towards becoming better on the inside than the outside because I know that these are the things that will really matter to me

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Being Bold In A Scary World

It Takes Guts We all have experienced it. Some of you might be living it now. Truth be told, it is part of life’s challenges, one that stretches you possibly as much as it causes you pain and anguish sometimes. It has been known to prevent people from sleeping at nights, causing restlessness and even insomnia. Is there a cure? Indeed there is but it requires you to be bold. If you build the guts to do something, anything, then you better save enough to face the consequences. ― Criss

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Power: It’s Yours, So Claim It!

You Were Meant To… “Personal power is the ability to stand on your own two feet with a smile on your face in the middle of a universe that contains a million ways to crush you,” wrote J.Z. Colby in the book “Journey.  And, Jacob Norby, speaker, author and coach, describes not claiming one’s power in a most eloquent way: Among the greatest tragedies is a person who believes that they aren’t meant to win–by winning I mean find their purpose, passion and joy in life. They believe that other people

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5 Affirmations To Change Your Mind

Mind Over Matter Or Not? Which comes first – the feeling, the behaviour or the thought? What role, if any, do our words play in our lives? Is your mind the engine of your life or are your actions? These are questions that psychologist, mystics, sages, philosophers and spiritual seekers have been and will continue to ask until the end of time as we know it. It is a conversation many of us have engaged in and even more have not bother to entertain. Wherever you fall on the spectrum

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Everyday Wisdom For A Great Year

January Changes The first full week of 2016 is coming to an end and what a week it has been. We have covered a few topics since the start of the year but the underlying theme has been change – embracing and growing through it. In keeping with that, we too have undergone and made some changes and the one that I am most excited about is the start of the everyday wisdom feature that is now available to Subscribers and members of this community. For the past six months,

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Getting To Your True Self

Who We Are Our mission on this blog and the intention of every post that we share are aimed at helping even one get to their true self. There are many preachers, teachers, ministers, counsellors, gurus etc., widely available in every corner of the world. Motivational speakers are becoming a dime a dozen and some, in my opinion, are only worth that – a dime. While several of us have training in psychology, counselling, coaching, etc, the posts that we share are normally grounded in our life experiences. We share