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The Benefits of Meditation

The Benefits of Meditation Meditation can help us embrace our worries, our fear, our anger; and that is very healing. We let our own natural capacity of healing do the work.             ~ Thich Nhat Hanh Originally posted January 2015 Tonight … Continue reading

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My COVID Times Diary: The triple-triple

My COVID Times Diary: The triple-triple No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible. ~ Stanislaw Jerzy Lec This will be a short post tonight, it’s a horribly sad post.  Almost ten months into the pandemic, even with vaccines being … Continue reading

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Holiday Happiness, A Little Laughter

Holiday Happiness, A Little Laughter The holidays are often a very stressful period for people so for the next 34 days (Thanksgiving through Christmas) we’re going to do a post a day, something happy and uplifting each day, perhaps an … Continue reading

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Holiday Happiness: It’s Christmas

Holiday Happiness: It’s Christmas Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas. ~ Calvin Coolidge The holidays … Continue reading

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Holiday Happiness: Christmas Eve Traditions

Holiday Happiness: Christmas Eve Traditions There is no ideal Christmas; only the one Christmas you decide to make as a reflection of your values, desires, affections, traditions. ~ Bill McKibbon The holidays are a very stressful time for everyone and … Continue reading

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Holiday Happiness: Being Mindful During the Holidays

Holiday Happiness: Being Mindful During the Holidays Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.  ~Robert Brault   The holidays are a very stressful time for everyone and an exceptionally hard time … Continue reading

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Holiday Happiness: Funny Holiday Stories

Holiday Happiness: Funny Holiday Stories A day without laughter is a day wasted. ~ Charlie Chaplin The holidays are a very stressful time for everyone and an exceptionally hard time for some.  So, until the New Year I’ll be posting … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays: 2020 Silver Linings

Happy Holidays: 2020 Silver Linings I would do my damn best to be more happy than not. You’ve already experienced so much bullshit so you can always look back on how things could be worse. That’s my two cents. ~ … Continue reading

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Happiness Podcasts

Happy Holidays: Happiness Podcasts Each year during the holidays I try and provide some additional posts about happiness to help keep people’s moods positive during the holidays.  I do this, because for many people like myself, the holidays are often … Continue reading

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Holiday Happiness: Holiday Mood Improvement Resources

Holiday Happiness: Holiday Mood Improvement Resources Normality is a paved road; It’s comfortable to walk, but no flowers grow. ~ Vincent Van Gogh Each year during the holidays I try and provide some additional posts about happiness to help keep … Continue reading

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