Life Lessons

Articles I share to help build the life I love to live.

In whom do I believe…

sandy beach with forest

Today I continue my journey with my husband in Barcelona. We were in the subway and witnessed a pick-pocket steal the wallet of a woman on the Metro. The husband of the woman who lost her wallet let the thief off the train without hassle and immediately called the police. How interesting he thought the…

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Laugh your way to success…

Wednesday evening a group of us attended a comedy show. We laughed for an hour and a half! As we left the theatre we joked about the endorphins we’d stirred up. We all had great big smiles and the world felt good. We humans take ourselves way too seriously. Granted there’s lots going on in our world that takes…

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A step in the right direction…

I see my life as one big open field. I envision a blue sky with billowing white clouds and wildflowers blooming in abundance. Each part of this picture has spiritual significance for me and I wanted to share it in case it helped others create their own mental image of their life. The reason it…

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Creating our pyramid to success

Have you reached the pyramid of success in your life? I believe we can and in fact even when we have there is always another bigger pyramid to build…just ask the ancient Egyptians. So presuming that we can, the question becomes how. The answer may surprise you. We need to concentrate on who we are…

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Creating a Christmas I love to live

Beyond the songs, the shopping and the spiritual rituals there are as many different meanings to Christmas as there are those of us doing the interpreting. I have met many people who are Muslims, Jews, Sikhs, Hindus, Bhuddists and others who all celebrate this holiday in Canada. If ever the claim could have been made…

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Support or challenge…

Recently I had a conversation with more than one good friend of mine about whether or not support or challenge is required in a given situation. What a fascinating concept and it begs the question, which do I want and  when, as well as, which and when is right for me to offer to others.…

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Sometimes we wait…

Good things come to those who wait. Waiting for my ship to come in. I am waiting for the other shoe to drop. What is up with this thing called waiting? Has God not heard? We are in the information age. Waiting is so last year. Now instant gratification is the norm; or is it?…

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Heart smart, lifelong loving…

Watch this video: play video In this one minute video, Dr. Rollin McCraty (Science of the Heart) shows us how our heart is not just a biological organ but is connected to the bigger universe generating an electro magnetic field. This is very important research in my thinking because it shows us what many of…

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Sunshine lights our path

Today a friend wrote me and told me someone we both know is dying of cancer. She said he did not have long to remain earthbound and I thought to myself he is just on the fast track of a journey we have all chosen to take. So if this were my last few days…

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