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Peace in My Heart

A family with two young children staye with us recently.  It’s a sweet connection both for them and us.  We were talking about saying grace before a meal, and Ciara, (8), said she knew one.  When asked, she said, “Peace, Peace, in my heart.  That is where it’s got to start.” We were both taken about by the simplicity and...
What a Wonderful World!

What a Wonderful World!

Today is Thanksgiving in the US… where I’m originally from and where I still have family and many friends.  To all USers, I hope you have had a delicious, warm holiday, full of connection, feasting, and gratitude. I was out on my bike today, musing about gratitude, and thanksgiving as I cycled along among the scarlet maple...
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Separate Realities!

My women’s group meets tonight and we are discussing a short and eminently readable book called You Can Be Happy No Matter What:  Five Principles for Keeping Life in Perspective.  The author, Richard Carlson, is the fellow who brought us, “Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff…And It’s All Small Stuff”   I highly recommend both books.  While...
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To Emulate or Eschew, That Is the Question

In a recent conversation I learned that a friend of mine feels like he has spent much of his life trying to be like his mother — to copy, live up to, emulate her.  I was taken aback, because it’s clear as day to me that I spent many years of my life trying NOT to be...
Laughter :-)

Laughter :-)

Most mornings I remember to do my laughter practice…As I am making the bed, or heading in to brush my teeth, I start to giggle, then chuckle, then do a couple of belly laughs.  It might sound pretty  odd.  There is often no real reason to be laughing, but I have no trouble calling up...