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A Tail of Happiness

I attended an awesome workshop last week and our facilitator shared this lovely story about happiness with us. There once was a little kitten chasing his tail around and around. An old wise alley cat stopped to watch him for a … Continue reading

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You are…

You are strong… when you take your grief and teach it to smile. You are brave… when you overcome your fear and help others to do the same. You are happy… when you see a flower and are thankful for … Continue reading

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The value of love

Once upon a time, there was an island where all the feelings lived: Happiness, Sadness, Knowledge, and all of the others, including Love. One day it was announced to the feelings that the island would sink, so all constructed boats … Continue reading

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The Sandpiper

This story, shared some years ago with me via email reminds us to find joy in each and every day.  It also reminds me of one of my favourite books “Tuesdays with Morrie” by Mitch Albom. Our life-teachers come in many … Continue reading

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The Smile

THE SMILE It could have been the sun on Tile The mirth of wine, yet all the While, It was on the ticking of the Dial That i looked up, and caught your Smile. The parted mouth, a winsome Hedge … Continue reading

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When life throws you lemons…

…do you make lemonade?  Do you say ‘Pass the tequila and salt?”  or do you duck and run? This story makes you think about how you handle adversity Carrots, Eggs & Coffee  A carrot, an egg, and a cup of … Continue reading

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Capturing a Moment in Time

Have you ever had a poem written for you?  It is both thrilling and touching and it leaves you feeling 10 feet taller! I was recently blessed by my Uncle-in-Law who composed this captivating poem for me while I was … Continue reading

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Do not undermine your worth…

There’ s nothing like a little bit of inspiration in your inbox.  This one comes from my friend Shazzie. Do not undermine your worth by Comparing yourself with others. It is because we are different That each of us is … Continue reading

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Love without depending

Live without pretending, Love without depending, Listen without defending, Speak without offending, Give without ending, Build without rending. —Nina Roberta Baker

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One bad season, does not a situation make

Four Seasons of a Tree There was a man who had four sons. He wanted his sons to learn not to judge things too quickly. So he sent them each on a quest, in turn, to go and look at … Continue reading

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