Category Archives: Stories Behind The Stories

Giving Thanks – Through Mindfulness

Millions of Americans celebrate Thanksgiving on the fourth Thursday in November every year. For many, it’s their favorite holiday. A day to spend with family, to give thanks for blessings, and to officially usher in the holiday season. For me, … Continue reading

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7 Lies Keeping You from Happiness

Happiness. A simple word that, ironically, can foster a lot of questions and a lot of anxiety. What is happiness? Why am I not happy? Am I happy enough? Is this what happiness feels like? Why does so-and-so look happier … Continue reading

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COVER REVEAL: The Past Life Series Has a New Look!

When In This Life was first published in 2012 (OMG, 5 years ago!), I had an idea in mind for the Past Life Series. But as much as I love to write and read about twists and turns and the … Continue reading

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Small Actions Have the Biggest Impact, and It All Starts with You

It’s easy to get caught up in our own mindset and personal place, which means it’s easy to forget that the smallest of our actions can have a very large impact. In a world of almost 7.5 billion people (wow!), … Continue reading

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10 Creepy, and Highly Suggested, Psychological Thrillers

Well, it’s been MONTHS since I posted on my blog — and I’m sorry! But real life got in the way with all kinds of life changes that brought great adventures. And now that things are settling down, I finally … Continue reading

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10 toxic personalities and why you should avoid them

We’ve been around all of them. People who use you. People who manipulate you. People who judge you or suck the life out of you or gossip about you (and everything else they hear). The thing is, on the surface … Continue reading

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You’re Doing Your Weekends All Wrong

Just because you had a weekend in which you didn’t go to work doesn’t mean you had a good weekend. In fact, my guess is that your weekend away from the office was probably “bad-good”. I can imagine what you’re … Continue reading

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