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    Who Do You Surround Yourself With?

    In 2001, a co­worker and I decided that we should open our own company.  After much debate and discussion, we moved forward with our plan.  It involved many ...

    July 29, 2019
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    A Tragedy’s Bright Spot

    Sometimes it takes several hard pushes before you find yourself tripping onto the right path.  Back in 2009, the economy tanked.  I lost a job as a factory ...

    July 22, 2019
  • 52 Real Women

    Who’s Talking You Out Of It?

    If you had one shot to go after your dream, would you do it? Most of us would say, “Yes! Of course!” but the truth is most of ...

    July 15, 2019
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    Book of Wisdom

    Have you ever come across an expression that made you stop in your tracks, ponder it for a moment, and then say to yourself “How true!”?  I love ...

    July 8, 2019
  • 52 Real Women

    In Less Than 2 Minutes!

    My mom and I started a “Gratitude Journal” on a daily basis and the idea is that we email each other three things that we are thankful for ...

    July 1, 2019
  • 52 Real Women

    Controlling Peace?

    I ADORE words!  I devour good conversation like others would a moist, delicious piece of chocolate cake.  So when I put the title of this piece together I ...

    June 24, 2019
  • 52 Real Women

    Mindfulness & the Modern Woman: Being Here NOW

    “The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles, but to live in the ...

    June 17, 2019
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    Life’s Lemons

    We call the bad things in life “lemons.” We say, “When life hands you lemons, make lemonade,” meaning throw a bag of sugar over it so you don’t ...

    June 10, 2019
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    Being ME and Being Ok With It

    I’m not everybody’s cup of tea and I am ok with that, really I am.  I have tried to be likable by everyone in the past and have ...

    June 3, 2019