Category Archives: relationship

The Power of Vulnerability – by Dr. Brene’ Brown


Vulnerability is not something we usually associate with being powerful.  Quite the opposite in fact.  Yet, it is indeed one of our greatest strengths as human beings.  It is where we connect the deepest with ourselves and others.  It perhaps is the core … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Confident and Cocky


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At first glance, confidence and arrogance share many of the same trademarks: head held high, an ability to dive in and speak up, and a sense of pride in accomplishments. Upon deeper examination, however, arrogance and confidence…

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8 Subconscious Mistakes Our Brains Make Every Day–And How To Avoid Them


“Whenever your opinions or beliefs are so intertwined with your self-image that you couldn’t pull them away without damaging your core concepts of self, you avoid situations that may cause harm to those beliefs.” –David McRaney This is fascinating! These tricks … Continue reading

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Spiritual Being, Being Human


Saw this and thought, “Yup that pretty much sums up the human condition.” We are born, we age, we die.  No, we humans are not perfect.  We not suppose to be.  Yet we are perfect at our core, our soul, in our … Continue reading

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Winnie the Pooh’s Promise


Yes Christopher Robin, you are so correct, we human’s are way braver than we believe, much stronger than we seem, and infinitely smarter than we think.  We simply have to get out of our own way, not think too much about it and … Continue reading

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1+1 = 3


Are men and women really so different?  Or is it that the genders complement each other and greater together than each gender would be on their own? It during a debate with a male friend about which gender is better, men … Continue reading

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Caring for Our Angels on Earth – Caregivers


Issue: Family Caregivers Guidelines | Mental Health Commission of Canada. Being a caregiver to anyone who is unable to care for themselves, regardless of the cause, is the most selfless sacred gift we can do for another human being. Yet … Continue reading

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How men and women cooperate


Hmmm….How men and women cooperate…. very interesting. While “women generally tend to cooperate more, men often try to avoid conflict” and  “subconsciously syncing their emotions with their partners’ during cooperation in an effort to avoid conflict or reach a speedy resolution.”  The study’s author … Continue reading

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5 Lessons from Death to Help You Create Joy, Passion, and Meaning


5 Lessons from Death to Help You Create Joy, Passion, and Meaning. I am so blessed, cherishing every moment with Mom entwining these lessons into my heart and soul. ♥ 🙂 1. It’s not what you are; it’s who you … Continue reading

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Dan Millman at TEDxBerkeley – YouTube


Dan Millman at TEDxBerkeley – YouTube.

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