Category Archives: Changing Ourselves

Unlock Your Creativity With This Wonderful Book!

I once had an argument about creativity with someone I once knew. He said that there is no such thing as creativity. I argued the point 6 ways to Sunday. But he remained adamant. His main point was that everything … Continue reading

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7 Quick Ways To Do An Gratitude Adjustment Today!

We take so much for granted and often don’t appreciate what’s good in life. That’s where gratitude comes into your life. Practicing gratitude changes the way we look at life. Gratitude is a habit. We can get out of this … Continue reading

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Live Life In Reverse

I’m imagining that I’m at a party, a birthday for a very old woman. She is surrounded by all those she loves in her life. They are the gifts. The memories of a life well lived are a gift. The … Continue reading

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How To NOT Change Someone

It’s tempting. Yup, very tempting, to believe that maybe you could change someone. It’s totally natural to have days when you wish you could change something your child does or someone else in your life…perhaps a co-worker, spouse, neighbor? You … Continue reading

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21 Positive Quotes To Brighten Your Cold Winter Day

Winter can be depressing. It’s dark, cold and you might be missing the sun! I felt like this years ago with a baby and 3 years old. I was depressed during winter years ago and couldn’t wait for spring. Then … Continue reading

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Surround Yourself With What You Love In 2016 !

“This year believe that anything is possible. Start each day with goals. Eat more real food. Buy good books and make time to read them. Drink water. Exercise daily even when it sounds like a terrible idea. Shop for quality … Continue reading

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21 Ways To Let Go of Anger

Kids change your life. We all know that! Before I had kids I imagined all the ways. Was I ever surprised that I often found myself getting angry! I thought of myself as a very calm person. I was never … Continue reading

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Make Your Winter Months Happier and More Creative

Last week I challenged you to Love January! I decided to enjoy January more by restarting my Yoga practice thanks to last week’s guest post. Here are some other habits I really want to practice to be more physically and … Continue reading

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How Preparing Pinolata Produced A Paradigm Shift

So how does cooking an Italian pine nut dessert called Pinolata produce a paradigm shift? And what is a paradigm shift anyway? I’ve always liked the word paradigm. A paradigm is the belief system established in your subconscious. A shift … Continue reading

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What I Expected Was Not What I Got: Letting Go of Judgment and Green Tomatoes

I’m hoping that the last bit of warm weather will completely redden my green tomatoes. But I have become a great fan of green tomatoes since I first wrote this post 2 years ago. As I looked at all the … Continue reading

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