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May you Realize your Dreams as Dreams!

Many years ago I started writing a book on dreaming called “Dream it, Damn it!”  I covered three sections of dreaming:  night dreams, day dreams and dreams as goals.  I was plagued by nightmares as a child and it wasn’t until my late twenties that a friend shared some advice her mother had offered to her as a child. “Put yourself back into the dream and change the...

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Responsibility

Holstein

We need to take 100% responsibility for our lives.  We cannot control everything that happens to us, but we have the ability to respond in any way that we choose. Our response positions characterize us more than most other qualities.  By reflecting on our response abilities, we garner whether we are off center, exhausted, at wit’s end or centered and empowered. When the person you love...

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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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