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“Happiness” – The Phony Bill of Goods

12
Aug

Oh goody! Another opportunity to evaluate the merits of the concept of happiness, this time in book form! I cringe when I hear the word happiness, as I’ve said here, especially when it’s described as an achievable quest.  It simply does not work like that. “Happy” is not
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Coping When You Receive A Diagnosis of Autism

24
Oct

Today I am honoured to offer a guest post by a terrific blogger, Lisa (from Lisa’s Leben: )  a late ’40-something’ mom, wife, pastor and blogger. She has two daughters and a son, ages 15, 11 and 8.  Her middle child was officially diagnosed with autism at age four,
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Stress Relief: A Great Recipe is A Joy

13
Jun

Is there anything better than great food? Is there a problem with my saying this? The fact is that you can’t eat when you’re dead. So you better enjoy it now. But there is a problem with some products out there. I loathe bottled sauces, for one. Take
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Stress Relief: Parents Are Not Perfect, No

30
May

   “Frazzled Mother” (circa) 2014. There is no end to the advice we receive as parents. Now you can add “conscious parenting” to your repertoire. Cue to Oprah, who was recently introducing a new topic for her Super Soul Sunday series. On this occasion she was interviewing Shefali Tsabary,
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Stress Relief: Appreciating This Moment

23
May

“Drink your tea slowly and reverently, as if it is the axis on which the world earth revolves – slowly, evenly, without rushing toward the future.”― Thích Nhất Hạnh And with this quote in mind, I want to talk about shredding machines. Yes, I really do. Bear with me.
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