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Awakening

Awakening

We waste so much energy trying to cover up who we are when beneath every attitude is the want to be loved, and beneath every anger is a wound to be healed and beneath every sadness is the fear that there will not be enough time. When we hesitate in being direct, we unknowingly slip something on, some added layer of protection that keeps us from feeling the world, and often that thin covering is the beginning of a loneliness…

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Jodi Picoult’s Rules for Life

Jodi Picoult’s Rules for Life

1. There’s always someone better than you. My mom always used to say this, and I’ve always lived it, because I think it keeps me really humble. No matter how much success you’ve had, it makes you remember that you didn’t always start there at the point of glory—and you might not always end up there. 2. Even teenagers love to snuggle. Having that moment of connection with your children—there’s nothing like that. Last night, my daughter, who is 16,…

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Friends

Friends

“I think if I’ve learned anything about friendship, it’s to hang in, stay connected, fight for them, and let them fight for you. Don’t walk away, don’t be distracted, don’t be too busy or tired, don’t take them for granted. Friends are part of the glue that holds life and faith together. Powerful stuff.”

Love Life Relationships

Love Life Relationships

We all know Feburary calls for love, life and relationships. It has to work both ways however I think  if you are already in a relationship or building towards one, these pointers might be something you want to think about. Trust one another Show your true selves Encourage each other Make each other laugh till you cry Think about us not myself only We all have flaws – He does / she does Pay attention to changes Know what makes…

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Have you ever watched your parents while they were asleep?

Have you ever watched your parents while they were asleep?

It is one of those moments, when you read something and it hits a chord inside you. Maybe due to the circumstances/ situations or more so because it is true. That one question that you never thought of. “Have you ever watched your parents while they were asleep?” Your father’s body, once big and strong but now, the big is withered and the strong is weaker. Wisps of grey peek out of his hair, wrinkles now scar his forehead and…

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This Is Your Brain on Sugar

This Is Your Brain on Sugar

I have a sweet tooth for all sorts of sweets, desserts, chocolates, ice creams – you name it and I like it. Its like being addicted to sugar, which my friends is not such a cool thing. A friend of mine send me this video, in the attempt to discourage my love for sugar.. I am only sharing this because I think it is very well done and makes a lot of sense.

Food for Thought

Food for Thought

After a long period of life, we realize that it was not the years, its the happiness in these years that matters…So add more happiness in years ahead instead of counting them”.