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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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Lies We Tell Ourselves That Keep Us from Being Happy

Lies. We tell them to others, but we mostly tell them to ourselves. How many of these lies have you fallen victim to, personally? He or she will change. I’ll do it “one day”. If I had more time, I’d … Continue reading

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Taming the Wanting Mind — Just What Is Enough?

How often have you found yourself wanting something so badly that you crossed your fingers, said prayers, or┬átalked incessantly about it hoping it’ll come your way…and then gotten that very thing only to discover it wasn’t everything you hoped it … Continue reading

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Kill the Soulmate (and the myth of the perfect partner)

It’s everywhere. The idea of the perfect partner. You see them on TV and in movies, and read about them in books. They’re men and women depicted as the person who completes you. The person who, through some design of … Continue reading

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6 Signs You’re Making the Wrong Decision

I found another post this week that made me pause, and after a little thinking knew I┬áhad to share it with you. It’s about decision making, and how we can avoid making bad decisions by looking for red flags that … Continue reading

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Worries: Why They’re Not Worth Stressing Over

Like you, I worry. But I’m getting better, slowly, at letting go so I worry less. Why? Because, like you, I can’t control many of the things I worry about. And, I’ve discovered, those things we worry about usually don’t … Continue reading

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