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How to Discover Your True Life’s Purpose

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“We are all visitors to this time, this place. We are just passing through. Our purpose here is to observe, to learn, to grow, to love… and then we return home.” ~ Australian Aboriginal Proverb

What is the purpose of my life? What is the meaning of true fulfillment? What do I really want? Why am I really here on this planet? These are questions that perpetually haunt most of us…sometimes twenty, thirty or forty years of our lives have flown by and we realize that we hardly recognize ourselves, any longer? That drive we had in our youth, seems to have dimmed over the years.

Such questions, are confusing to most, have been asked and answered over the ages. Discovering the true purpose and meaning of your life is truly simple. No, I’m not kidding!  Continue reading


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5 Simple Practices to Enhance Your Happiness Quotient

5 Simple Practices to Enhance Your Happiness Quotient

“If you want to be happy, be.” ~Leo Tolstoy

How simple is the message of Tolstoy? Simply BE Happy. No bells, no whistles, no endless ‘how tos’…simple, BE happy.
But really, is happiness that simple? Can it be?
We have all been hearing and reading so much about Happiness. Just google the word and you’ll find literally millions of pages dedicated to … “How to find happiness?”
This, my lovelies, is NOT going to be one of those articles where I tell you how to find happiness…WHY? Continue reading


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The Late Bloomer Almanac by Michelle DeSpain~ Review and Author Interview

The Late Bloomer Revolution by Michelle DeSpain“It takes a lot of hutzpah to live out our dreams when those monumental party poopers — society and inner critics — tell us that “it’s too late”, “you’ve missed the boat,” or “you’re too old.” Hush! It’s our party and we’ll bloom late if we want to!” ~ Michelle DeSpain from The Late Bloomer Almanac

With the new year in full swing now, we are all in charged up mode. I know I am. I have this feeling that this is going to be my year, our year. This year has brought with it health and emotional freedom for me. I now feel brave enough to follow through to my big dreams. And I will. The Late Bloomer Almanac has been a Beautiful motivator for me. Continue reading


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Lets Help Heal the World-Light the Way with Peace, Love and Prayer

Sometimes all it takes is just one small prayer to change everything Positive Provocations“Sometimes all it takes is just one small prayer to change everything.”

I often very happily admit that nothing phases my inner peace and happiness. But lately, the horrific images in the news and the atrocities on human lives is leaving me in knots. I am constantly living, but those images keep haunting me. Not because I am scared…no, but because I cant wrap my head around WHY this is all happening. Why has this thirst for world domination become so important to so many?

In my study of world religions, NEVER and I mean Never have I come across any law or justification for taking life. All Divinity speaks of peace, love and oneness. ALL! Continue reading


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Listening is loving

listening is loving positive provocations“The first duty of love is to listen.” – Paul Tillich

In the movie, Hector and the Search for Happiness, Hector – a bored London psychiatrist – travels the world looking for the meaning of happiness.  Along the way, he scribbles and sketches the key points he discovers in his nifty travel diary.

While flying to Africa, he lovingly assists a fellow passenger whose brain is about to explode due to the impact of the high altitude pressure on her medical condition.  Hector directs the pilot to fly at a lower elevation, relieves her pain by applying a cold compress to her head, and listens to her story.

When Hector questions the effectiveness of his help, she says, “Listening is loving.” Continue reading

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