Coming Back From Selling Out

If you put a small value upon yourself, rest assured that the world will not raise your price. ~Anonymous By all rights I should have been getting ready to dump this guy, but instead I was getting sucked in deeper and deeper.  When he came over that fateful night, I was worried that I had […]

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The Art of Asking

Something told me to stop at the library the day I found Amanda Palmer’s awesome book, The Art of Asking.  That title was enough to grab me.  Plus, it was on CD, so I could listen to it in my car.  I had no way of knowing how much I would eventually benefit from its […]

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Prosperity Plus

At my Unity church, I took a class, Prosperity Plus II, produced by Mary Morrissey which has changed my life in profound ways.  I’ve always been a workshop junkie, yet this program is different. It has taken me from theory to application.  The pivotal class for me was the one that told the story of […]

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I Lost Myself

If we judge love by its usual effects. It resembles hatred more than friendship.                             ~ Francois VI Duc de La Rochefoucauld Sometimes things happen in life, and it ends up being a huge wake up call.  On my fiftieth birthday, I realized I was at least halfway through my life, and I did not want […]

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Following My Divine Intuition

People are like stained glass windows; they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light within.  ~Elizabeth Kubler-Ross  I was three months into the relationship, and I woke up in the middle of the night asking myself what […]

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Featuring Women’s Shelters in Illinois

 They are able who think they are able.  ~ Virgil, Roman poet Going through an incredibly tough experience builds character.  I wouldn’t wish it on anyone, but I am extremely grateful for the lessons I learned after my husband of three months decided he was in love with someone else.  Of course, I did not […]

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Featuring Women’s Shelters in Iowa

 I have never hated a man enough to give his diamonds back.  ~ Zsa Zsa Gabor   No one gets married thinking they will three months later start considering their options around divorce.  That was not my mindset when I married, but three months later when my husband decided he was in love with someone else […]

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Featuring Women’s Shelters in Georgia

They say you learn the most from your most difficult experience. What a stupid system.  ~Anonymous   Why is it that the most valuable lessons in life seem to come with a huge price tag – not necessarily monetarily, but emotionally?  Not only that, but they are also the hardest lessons we encounter.  I got my cosmic […]

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Featuring Women’s Shelters in Florida

 The truth is that our finest moments are most likely to occur when we are feeling deeply uncomfortable, unhappy, or unfulfilled. For it is only in such moments, propelled by our discomfort, that we are likely to step out of our ruts and start searching for different ways or truer answers.  ~ M. Scott Peck […]

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