Monthly Archives: November 2011

Expect the Unexpected

“The problem is not that there are problems.  The problem is expecting otherwise and thinking that having problems is a problem.” – Theodore Rubin I don’t know about you, but I’ve had a month of problems!   Almost every day brought a new … Continue reading

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Eat your Dessert

“Thanksgiving is an emotional holiday.  People travel thousands of miles to be with people they only see once a year.  And then discover once a year is way too often.”  Johnny Carson   Thanksgiving – as with many holidays – … Continue reading

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Pace Yourself

” Adopt the pace of nature:  her secret is patience.”  Ralph Waldo Emerson Part of living a ‘Balanced- Life’ is knowing when to be patient.  When we’re so focused on doing-doing-doing, we forget to balance that with just being-being-being.  We … Continue reading

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Peace Begins with Me

Thinking about Veteran’s Day I came across this quote that I thought really applied to our lives as much as our world.  “The More we Sweat in Peace the Less we Bleed in War.”  Many of us feel most out-of-balance when … Continue reading

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Responsitivity

“It is not the strongest of species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.” Unknown (commonly misattributed to Darwin) ——————————————————————————————– We think that to maintain balance in our lives, we need to keep things … Continue reading

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