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Self-Care Means “Don’t Compare” 1
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Self-Care Means “Don’t Compare”

Theodore Roosevelt said: “Comparison is the thief of joy.” And boy-howdy is it! Honestly, I don’t know if it’s perimenopause or turning 51 this Thursday (November 14th) or what, but there’s a WHOLE LOT of comparing going on in my…

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Self-Care: What it REALLY Is 2
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Self-Care: What it REALLY Is

My theme at our Italian Retreat 2 weeks ago was “Self-Care”. When you get inspired to create something, you get called to live it in your own life. Alignment.Integrity.Trust.Leadership.Service. If you want to have any or all of those elements…

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Lessons from an Emergency Landing 3
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Lessons from an Emergency Landing

https://youtu.be/ggol_NuhSqE The video version of this story What’s been tapping on you…On your shoulderYour soulYour mind… About your health Your homeOr your habits?That thing that you keep waiting for more timeOr less holidays to finally take the plungeTo actually take…

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First Things First 4
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First Things First

Sometimes we forget to put first things first.Or maybe that’s just me…I know times when I’ve put a phone call with a friend, ahead of my child who wanted to tell me about a book he just read.I’ve stayed longer…

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Little Moments Make for a Big Life 5
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Little Moments Make for a Big Life

What I’ve loved about homeschooling is being able to create moments with my kids, or support them in the moments they were inspired to create. Whether it was a spontaneous song Or card game Or pizza making Or garden planting…

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What Parenting Teaches Us 6
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What Parenting Teaches Us

When we think of parent, we may think of words like:LeaderGuideGuardianProtectorAnd while all of those words may be true, one of the greatest words we can use to describe a parent is:StudentI don’t think I’ve ever learned more in my…

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Parenting in Love Instead of Fear 7
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Parenting in Love Instead of Fear

Parenting.There’s nothing that will tap your insecurities, fears, and neuroses quite like parenting will.If you’re just joining us for this series, be sure to check out last week’s blog where we talked about the one thing you’ll need to let…

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Letting Go of This Makes Parenting SO Much Easier 8
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Letting Go of This Makes Parenting SO Much Easier

I’m working on a new writing project: a parenting book. Woo-hoo! Pass the wine and insert the “Uh-oh” emoji here.You know, because it feels like the minute you share parenting stuff, it’s like setting off the Mission Impossible theme music…

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The Energy of Peace 9
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The Energy of Peace

“All of humanity’s problems stem from man’s inability to sit quietly in a room alone.” – Blaise Pascal I don’t know when it happened, but it happened:At some point this nagging, bitchy mini-dictator moved into my head and would NOT…

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The Energy of Freedom (Part 2) 10
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The Energy of Freedom (Part 2)

(If you didn’t read The Energy of Freedom Part 1, you will want to start there for the extraordinary story that led us up to this point.)I wasn’t free.I was called to set captives free, but how was I going…

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