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Power Source

This post is filed under: Emotional Well-Being, Healthy mind, Midlifestylers, Self Esteem, Women

“There came a time when the risk to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” When your furnace quits working or your ... (read more)

Be a Thermostat, Not a Thermometer

This post is filed under: Emotional Well-Being, Health & Wellness, Reinvention, Self Esteem

“I have the choice of being constantly active and happy or introspectively passive and sad. Or I can go mad by ricocheting in between.”  – Sylvia Plath Everyone on the ... (read more)

Leave Twisted Mirrors in the Funhouse, Love yourself as you are – beautiful

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This post is an older post from August of 2015, but it's message still resonates, I think. I hope you enjoy it. I thought I knew what was in store when ... (read more)

Stare Your Fear in the Face

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Stare Your Fear In The Face “Love is what we were born with. Fear is what we learned here.” – Marianne Williamson My very first patient was a prisoner from the ... (read more)

Claim Your Strength

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“Women are like teabags. We don’t know our true strength until we are in hot water!” Eleanor Roosevelt Okay, maybe I’m strange, but I enjoy working out. That doesn’t mean there ... (read more)

Pick Out a New Wardrobe

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When I was a young bride, I dressed with such modesty that I could have been mistaken for a Mennonite. High collars, drab colors, no make-up or jewelry. Things have ... (read more)

Happy Word Clouds

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“Dumb me.” I have a lovely, intelligent friend who used to have a habit of referring to herself that way. She was usually laughing or rolling her eyes when she said ... (read more)

Break the Curse of your Warped Mirror

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I’ll never forget the day I went to the Ohio State Fair and visited the House of Mirrors. “Skinny Minnie” me looked quite fat in some of the mirrors, while ... (read more)

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