Category Archives: Love Yourself

Would I Like a Spotless Mind? I think so.

Stepping off the positive path for a purgative post……and then right back to positive, I promise ๐Ÿ™‚ Continue reading

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Alone is not the worst thing to be

I think this quote from Robin Williams is so accurate. I truly used to think that being alone was the worst thing that could happen to me. I’m an introvert, so huge crowds drain me, but I do crave connections. … Continue reading

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Spreading My Wings

What the caterpillar calls the end of the world the master calls a butterfly. Richard Bach Today was a milestone day for me. It marks my last day of therapy. When I first started last February, I was a much … Continue reading

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What a Day!!

This morning I woke up much earlier than I normally do on Saturday.  No sleeping in when you have a mountain to climb! Well, maybe not quite a mountain, but a very significant hill out here in the beautiful Black … Continue reading

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Getting Back to Positivity

To move forward, one sometimes needs to let go of the past. That is easier said than done. My divorce was final March 30th, but I think somewhere in the back of my mind I truly hoped that maybe someday … Continue reading

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How can you be positive with “haters”?

Yesterday was a tough day for me.ย  I woke up in great spirits, went to church and was looking forward to meeting up with a friend for a walk/hike.ย  I opened my email and saw I had a blog comment … Continue reading

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Be Happy….even when you don’t feel like it ๐Ÿ˜„

2020 will go down in history (mine at least) as the year I lost more than I thought I could without crumbling.  The fun things in life were over for the foreseeable future due to Coronavirus.  No more movie dates, … Continue reading

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Mermaid or Whale?

Originally posted on Fearfully and Wonderfully Made:
A while back, at the entrance of a gym, there was a picture of a very thin and beautiful woman. The caption was “This summer, do you want to be a mermaid or…

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I love to exercise, I love to exercise, I love to exercise! (and maybe someday I’ll actually convince myself!)

Tomorrow will be my workout number 1050 at Curves which is a MAJOR accomplishment for me! ย Even after all this time (starting WAY back in 2006), I still don’t consider myself an “exercise person”. ย  You know who you are, … Continue reading

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It’s All About Me! (and sometimes that’s OK!)

One of the aspects of my personality that I like (most of the time) is that I like to take care of people. The caregiver part of me is often concerned with the comfort and well-being of others. This can … Continue reading

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