Author Archives: Brenda

About Brenda

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Do You Love What You Do?

Do You Love What You Do?

I want you to stop and think a moment about this question………Do You Love What You Do? I am not asking whether you love your job, or love being a parent or a partner, but “Do You Love What You … Continue reading

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Rewards or Punishment?

Punishment or Rewards?

“In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments – there are consequences”. Robert Ingersoll (1833-1899) For everything we do in life, there are consequences – not punishments, not rewards, but plain and simple….consequences.

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Are You At Peace Within Yourself?

“When you find peace within yourself, you become the kind of person who can live at peace with others.” Peace Pilgrim Are you always “at war” with others? Reacting to everything they say because you KNOW they are wrong. I … Continue reading

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Energy Vampires

Energy Vampires

I originally posted this a few years ago, but recent conversations have led me to re-post. Let me know what you think. Do you feel tired and drained after being with some people? You know the ones – after spending … Continue reading

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Simple Tips to Survive and Thrive at Christmas

Simple Tips to Survive and Enjoy Christmas

What comes to mind when you think of Christmas? Is it happy times with friends and family, enjoying a break, relaxing and something to look forward to. Or is it stressful, full of family disappointments and sadness?

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What does The Law of Attraction Mean to You?

What Does The Law of Attraction Mean?

“Law of Attraction” What do these words mean to you? The Secret? Vibration? Magnetism? Thinking about what you want and leaving it to the Universe to deliver? Over-commercialized hype? I have heard it all – people believing that this is … Continue reading

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What Does It Take To Be Inspirational?

How Can I Be Inspirational to Myself?

What does it take to be an inspirational person? Is it someone who has lived through adversity and then come through their life with an amazing accomplishment? Is it someone who has had tragic circumstances rob them of a “normal” … Continue reading

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What Can We Learn From Our Children?

What Can We Learn From Our Children?

“Adults are always asking little kids what they want to be when they grow up because they’re looking for ideas” Paula Poundstone Children have such wisdom. They see life in an uncomplicated manner, and ask the age old question “Why?” … Continue reading

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