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Day 5- A Month of Seussisms – Gratitude

“It’s a troublesome world.  All the people who’re in it, are troubled with troubles almost every minute.  You ought to be thankful, a whole heaping lot,  for the places and people you’re lucky you’re not.”   ˜Dr. Seuss – Did I … Continue reading

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Day 4- A Month of Seussisms- Got Laughter?

“From there to here, and here to there, funny things are everywhere.”  ˜Dr. Seuss, One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish “Mirth is God’s medicine.  Everybody ought to bathe in it. ” ˜Henry Ward Beecher “So many tangles in life … Continue reading

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Day 2- A Month of Seussisms – Smile :)

“Don’t cry because it’s over.  Smile because it happened.”    Dr. Seuss As small children, this is one of our first and hardest lessons, that the much desired pleasure endorphins cannot dance in our brains forever.  Play time inevitably leads to nap time and our … Continue reading

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Like You Were Dying

“Set your eyes on your death and you will receive each breath of life as a gift.” Faouzi Skali The headlines today read “Dozens hurt, at least 2 killed in the Birmingham, Alabama tornado.”  The next one was “2 more bodies … Continue reading

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Gratitude Changes Everything and Is The Loveliest Shade of Green

June 22, 2011 “Against envy, refresh your eye at the source of the gift.  Against avidity, cultivate a grateful heart.  Against the desire for fame, the quest for an obscure life.”   Faouzi Skali 20th-21st century Do green hailstones of envy pummel … Continue reading

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