Happiness Project

Friday, 26 November 2010, 19:19 | Category : Life
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I finished reading The Happiness Project today. I won’t make the blanket statements that everyone should read it, or that it will change your life – all I can say is that I’m glad that I read it, and that I’m hoping to use it’s lessons to change my life. Unlike Eat Pray Love (which […]

Moving On

Saturday, 23 October 2010, 12:41 | Category : Life
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It’s been an odd, sad year. I’ve lost two friends from high school; one to cancer, the other to suicide. While I hadn’t seen either of them in several years, their loss still sticks with me each day. Each of these dynamic, funny, smart, and talented young men have left behind families of their own. […]

Clean and Bright

Thursday, 2 April 2009, 11:14 | Category : Life
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“Better keep yourself clean and bright. You are the window through which you must see the world.” -George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) playwright, political activist

Buttonholes

Tuesday, 27 January 2009, 10:22 | Category : Life
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In one of the multitude of newsletters that I get, I was introduced to a book called “Where would the button be without the buttonhole?” It’s a book about anonymous design… and quite honestly, that’s about all I know about it.  I’m not a designer, and I had so many new thoughts running through my […]

Imperfect

Tuesday, 20 January 2009, 9:26 | Category : Life
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“Today celebrate all the parts of you that you feel are “imperfect,” realizing that they are part of what makes you special, unique, and beautiful.” Yoga Journal, Daily Insight Newsletter, January 19, 2009 I’m guilty of trying to be perfect. Even if it’s being perfectly “messy.” When SPJB was in town this weekend, he noticed […]

Experts

Monday, 20 October 2008, 0:38 | Category : Life
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“”Don’t even go there. I am an expert on Vampires. I have seen every episode of Bufft [sic] and Angel, Read the Twilight series countless times, and am some what a fan of Anne Rice. Now, if you still think it is relevent, please continue. ” — Emily Mensing So, I found this quote today […]