Soft Center

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† Many of us (most of us!) make judgments or decisions about people and situations based entirely on a first glace.¬† I’m wondering if it’s another cultural failure?¬† Are we raised and reared to cast those spur-of-the-moment, based-on-nothing, declarations of others? ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Because when we […]

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Short and Wide, Beige and Aged

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†To look at me, you probably wouldn’t first jump to: Mexican, Irish, Native American. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Your immediate reaction might be: old, fat, that’s a strange assortment of garments she has on/that’s alotta tattoos. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†While it is true that […]

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Trade Rate

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†The month of June has a funny feeling to me.¬† Once it no longer means “school’s out” there is a sense of pointlessness to it. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Maybe if we’d ever taken vacations, or if anyone in my family had ever traveled it would be […]

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On The Plus Side

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Living with Intention is the goal.¬† Being Purposeful, that’s where we want to be.¬† Walking in LovingKindness, our aim.¬† Honestly?¬† We know how challenging this all is. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†However, we KEEP trying.¬† We begin every day, fresh, ready to attempt it somemore.¬† We live […]

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Generous and Mindful Grace

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†At the most stressful and confusing times, that’s when we need to be our most calm and focused. ¬†And yet, we don’t always remember this. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Today’s message brings us back to present. ¬†Just as our conscious intelligence brings the wandering thoughts back to […]

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