Monthly Archives: July 2010

Illuminating the Dark Spots

This thing I hold near me illuminates all the dark spots.  It warms and protects my every step; it rises and falls in undulating lullabies to my every breath. A few years ago, on the brink of recovering from an … Continue reading

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Small Things with Great Love

In this world, we can not do great things. We can only do small things with great love.                                             … Continue reading

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Self-Care Strategies: 21 through 25

I am on mission to gather 50 strategies for taking care of myself…for saying yes to me.  Some of the strategies, I am testing as the week passes; others, I let sit in reserve for moments when I crave refueling. … Continue reading

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When Life Hands You Cherries

You have heard the old adages about Life being a bowl of cherries and Life handing you lemons to make lemonade, well about three days ago, I was gifted with a box packed with 8 full bags of raw cherries. … Continue reading

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Self-Care Strategies: 11 through 20

As the dial cranked up this week on the Stress-o-Meter, I activated my Self-Care Strategy.  Just as any good plan thrives on a dependable map, I continued working on laying out the possible stops along the journey to a more … Continue reading

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