Tag Archives: Re-Frame

And the First Thing to Surface: Dirt

And the First Thing to Surface: Dirt

Life is a funny thing.  I went into my sabbatical with the primary intent of re-discovering my center.  I’m happy to report that I found not only my center, but so much more. I’d love to tell you that the moment my sabbatical began, the heavens opened up the sun shone brightly to illuminate my […]

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No Need to “Foil” Easter

No Need to "Foil" Easter

Who can resist the joys of an Easter (or Passover) meal?  For those adhering to the strictness of Lent, it’s the feast to celebrate the culmination of the season.  It’s also the first opportunity for many families, scattered hither and thither to gather together since Christmas .   It’s a gathering sharing not only food, but […]

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Case Closed

Case Closed

Turn the Family Courtroom Back Into a Dining Room Who can resist the lure of the holidays? They are times filled with good food, and spent surrounded by the love and joy of our families.  For some, the opportunity to spend time with parents, grandparents, siblings, and distant cousins defines what Thanksgiving, Chanukah and Christmas […]

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To Box or Not to Box

To Box or Not to Box

(Or:   How to Deal With Mean People) Just as I once believed that in order to live in the zone the past must be left behind, I also once believed that if you treated others with friendship and warmth, that warmth would be returned. As I’ve learned, however, that isn’t always the case. No […]

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Don’t Be Afraid of Getting Dirty

Don't Be Afraid of Getting Dirty

If you were to peek at my personal emails, you’d see a common word come up: dirt. Why have I been discussing dirt? Well, I’m not planning a vegetable garden. The discussion of dirt has been more metaphoric. As several of my mentors have said to me, “When you plant a seed, it isn’t a […]

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Five Keys to Crazy Love Living

Last weekend, JB  and I traveled to Louisville to see the Michael Buble's "Crazy Love" Tour.  We were treated to a fabulous show by a spectacular and charismatic performer.  Michael also embodied several keys to living in the zone.  Here are my favorite five:

Last weekend, JB and I traveled to Louisville to see the Michael Buble’s “Crazy Love” Tour. We were treated to a fabulous show by a spectacular and charismatic performer. Michael also embodied several keys to living in the zone. Here are my favorite five:

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