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Giving With a Purpose

When they announced that “Black Friday” deals were going to begin on Thanksgiving night, I was really peeved. More and more it feels like the holidays are being rushed. We were barely out of Halloween before Christmas decorations filled the aisles. But it was more than that. Beginning “Black Friday” deals before people had digested their evening turkey also meant that people had to be at...

Abundance

This morning I was meditating and the focus of the meditation was abundance–somewhat fitting for the month of November where there is so much to be thankful for.  And–as usual–my mind wandered while trying to meditate.  It went to a conversation KC and I had last week when she overheard a laughter filled phone call I had with a dear friend. “Mom, is Geni like a sister to you?” A little...

A Challenge, A Choice or A Gift

I wanted to share with you all a fabulous post on the CancerCation blog site: http://cancercation.com/?p=1445 You are probably reading this post and wondering why I am posting this. No, I don’t have cancer–thankfully, at least not that I am aware of. So why post it? Because it’s brilliant. Earlier today I had a client meeting that didn’t go as smoothly as planned due to some minor changes...

Strength in the Face of Adversity

Recently someone dear to me commented on my ability to be strong in the face of adversity. I wrote this in response for that person, and several others, who are facing issues right now: Life reminds me of being in the ocean, the rhythm of the waves a constant. Sometimes the waves hit hard and fast, and I am overpowered by their force. Then, before I can fully regain my balance,  another one hits. Other times the...

God’s On a Cloud Giggling at Me

Sometimes I wonder if God is sitting on a proverbial cloud, watching me and giggling. There are just some days where life isn’t necessarily bad, but is so overwhelmingly ridiculous that the best thing you can do is just try and laugh. This week has been one of those weeks. And it’s only Wednesday. I’ve been rather MIA from the blog this week because I’ve been scrambling to finish my...

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