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Flexibility… (with Snow Storm Stella!)

Snow Storm Stella

We rarely have groups that cancel or change dates at the last minute but sometimes life gets in the way of our plans and anticipated great ski weekends.  Rember, loss is always countered by gain – so make our loss into your gain!  Now you have another opportunity to practice your flexibility with Snow Storm Stella. If you love winter, leave next weekend’s plans behind, gather a few...

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Share Your Shine!

Now more than ever we need to shine as brightly as we can with our fierceness of being and our strength of convictions!  I think that my daughter has learned this too well and I have to teach her to share her shine.  I told her the other day that she had to share the spotlight or she would burn out!  Burn out is no fun!     The mark of a profound warrior is knowing when to retreat. Your...

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Resolutions…

I resolve to accept myself for all that I am.  I resolve to appreciate the amazing body that my soul possesses.  It is a miracle. I am a miracle. We all are miracles of Life.  I resolve to forgive myself for my mistakes and shortcomings.  I resolve to love in others what it is so hard to love about myself.  I resolve to let go when needed.  I resolve to be compassionate when I am trying to...

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10 Years Ago…

Good Commons was purchased 10 years ago on December 1, 2006.     When I bought Good Commons, I was a somewhat neurotic New Yorker, born a farm girl, that wanted to return to country roots yet continue to have culture, stimulation and entertainment.  The idea for Good Commons and my new life style had been ruminating for many years and so when I saw this rundown property in sleepy Plymouth, it...

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What do You Want?

I’m stealing this from the amazing astrologer Rob Brezsny whose work far surpasses the woo-woo that some folks believe surrounds astrology. This is an example that Brezsny suggests for us to say out loud to see how it feels: “I know exactly what I want. I know exactly what I don’t want. I know exactly what I kind of want, but I won’t waste my time on it because it...

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An Engaging Climb

I have a beautiful deep purple Clematis growing on the fence in front of Good Commons. A Clematis needs something to twist and curl and ascend upon. I encourage you to make like this vine and go searching for an engaging climb. Or perhaps you are more inclined to receive and make like the nails along the fence. Be the firm posts, allowing someone to coil around you and skirt about your skin! Dare...

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