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Peace Awaits

Accessing the Power of Gratitude

          “Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance.”― Eckhart Tolle The practice of gratitude as a tool for happiness has been in the mainstream for years. Long-term studies support gratitude’s effectiveness, suggesting that a positive, appreciative attitude contributes to greater success in…
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40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 40 The Gifts of 40

      “Life is not a having and a getting, but a being and a becoming.” ~ Matthew Arnold I have been blessed in so many ways throughout these 40 Days of Forgiveness! I haven forgiven others, have been forgiven, and I have forgiven myself. Others who are passionate about forgiveness and are considering…
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40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 27 How to Get Your Happy Back!

          “Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.” ~ Dalai Lama XIV Forgiveness and happiness are a part of my every day. I have learned that if I feel myself holding on to the smallest thing, that’s the time to let it go. I don’t chain myself…
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40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 19 The Highest Form of Love

          Today’s focus is short and sweet, yet broad and powerful. It is given to us by Robert Muller. To forgive is the highest, most beautiful form of love. In return, you will receive untold peace and happiness.  

40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 13 Find Your Peace

            “Peace comes to the unchained heart.” ~ Taylor Tagg The Peace that surpasses all understanding came in. That’s what happened to me on March, 11, 2011. As I began to feel the effects of forgiving my younger self for bearing adult responsibilities in my childhood that were never mine,…
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40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 11 My Favorite Forgiveness Quotes

          As we wind through the first segment of 40 Days of Forgiveness, I am reminded of the best quotes I’ve seen on the subject. These quotes inspire me to want to forgive more. Quotes keep me on the path of forgiveness and the letting go of what is not useful…
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40 Days of Forgiveness – Day 8 How Grateful I Am

        “True forgiveness is when you can say, “Thank you for that experience.” ― Oprah Winfrey As I finished up my five week Forgiveness class last night, I realized that gratitude was the star of the show at the end of the night. Everyone in the room was full of gratitude for…
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Gratitude: The Magic Icing on the Cake of Life

There is no time like the current moment to offer a spirit of gratitude for all that has come our way. Gratitude or thankfulness by definition is a feeling, emotion, or attitude in acknowledgment of a benefit that one has received or will receive. To me, gratitude is like a magic icing. It can make…
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