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The Magic of Gratitude

A few years ago, I  realized that what gives me the  most joy is helping others—even with just a simple random act of kindness. And yet there were many moments when I would get impatient with people,  upset at drivers … Continue reading

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Lessons from a Garden

  As I was pruning some bushes by my workshop door, amazed at how tall and full they had grown in such a short amount of time, I had a flashback to my first adult experience of gardening. Years ago, … Continue reading

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Heartfelt Lessons from my Cat

About 6 months after I moved into my cottage across from the Blue Ridge Parkway;  I was walking from my back door to my workshop, when this young Tortieshell cat came out of nowhere,  jumped into my arms and started … Continue reading

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