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Greetings of the Season – Anything Goes …Even nothing

Is it me, or is there notably less holiday hype this year? I’ve always loved the holiday season, the darker evenings, the wrappings and trim and the anticipation of a celebration followed by a quiet day in. I have also noticed in recent years how quickly December passes. During the first week there’s always that […]

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Regret Relief and Forgiveness Program – Start Here

Today my biggest regret…is having regrets. The cost of regret Whether they come in the form of “should’ve, would’ve, could’ve” or “I just wasn’t!/what was I?/ thinking” or just plain “why?”, regrets are an incredibly insomnia inducing, paralyzing time-suck.  A huge part of negative self-talk, long term regret can fuel stress, anxiety, and depression, all […]

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One Brave Thing – 10 ways to make writing personal letters easier, and more

Here are my 10 things: Get a really nice pen. One that feels good in your hand and glides across the page. Pick one with the color you like best. Gel pens come in all sorts of lovely colors.  I prefer black ink. Always. Find your signature color and stock up. Get some nice paper. […]

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How To Write a Letter

I’ve been looking at old primers on letter writing, everything from Emily Post’s treatise on notes and short letters to a 19th century guide to writing letters to The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation’s Letter Writing Lesson Plan, all of which give a fascinating look into letter writing etiquette of the past. The rules give insight into […]

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