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Chivalry is just a fancy word for the two way street of Kindness.

“It’s a welcome relief, then, when we stumble upon those few true gentlemen. They exude chivalry with even their smallest actions, and remind us that there are still good ones out there. Despite popular opinion, chivalry is not dead — … Continue reading

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But you don’t look that old on the outside?

Old souls and young souls. Sometimes they are housed in bodies that disguise their true age. Wisdom talks through wrinkles.  Wisdom shines through the toothless grins of those fearless five-year-olds inside every kindergarten classroom. There’s a quote that speaks of wisdom on the … Continue reading

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Family Matters. Family, Matters.

“You can kiss your family and friends good-bye and put miles between you, but at the same time you carry them with you in your heart, your mind, your stomach, because you do not just live in a world but … Continue reading

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A Balanced Diet is a Cookie in Each Hand. ~ Barbara Johnson

Eating lunch with our kindergarten class is the highlight of my day. 26 lively conversationalist all sharing 26 different stories, usually at the same time with the same high-pitched, I-can-talk-louder-than-you-can cafeteria voice. Their voices cover a variety of tones and questions: 1.”Mrs. MacPherson, Mrs. … Continue reading

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One Lesson on Regret Most People Learn Too Late

“It is not without reason that cemeteries are the wealthiest places on earth. For they are filled with millions of unwritten books, unsung songs and unfulfilled dreams.” via One Lesson on Regret Most People Learn Too Late.

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Put down that glass of water.

“Anxiety’s like a rocking chair. It gives you something to do, but it doesn’t get you very far.”  ―     Jodi Picoult,     Sing You Home Put down that glass of water | An inspiring blog that touches on all things life. … Continue reading

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The best way to fall asleep

“Digital reading will completely take over.  It’s lightweight and it’s fantastic for sharing.  Over time it will take over.”  -Bill Gates I hope he’s wrong.

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Take your shoes off; it’s good for your soul.

If you watch young children, they will show you how to get comfortable. They sit on the floor in positions that can often be defined by a specific yoga pose; they don’t know that, they only know it feels natural, … Continue reading

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Airing my Laundry.

“I am thankful for a lawn that needs mowing, windows that need cleaning, and gutters that need fixing… because it means I have a home…. I am thankful for the piles of laundry and ironing because it means my loved … Continue reading

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It only happens when I fall asleep.

“Dreams are illustrations… from the book your soul is writing about you.” -Marsha Norman Related articles 25 Facts You Didn’t Know About Sleep (plushbeds.com) Dreams are illustrations – part 1 of 2 (believeanyway.wordpress.com)

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