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International Women’s Day – Here’s to Strong Women

Here's to strong women. May we know them, may we be them, may we raise them. International Women's Day is a day to recognize and celebrate all of the women in your life and in this world. All of the women who are making their marks in this world and who have blazed trails in… Continue reading International Women’s Day – Here’s to Strong Women

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Word Nerd:Halcyon

Halcyon is a time that is calm, peaceful, tranquil and idyllic. Halcyon derives from the ancient Greek alkyon or halkyon (kingfisher).  In Greek mythos, Alcyone and Ceyx were a happily married couple who enraged the Gods by calling themselves "Hera" and "Zeus". As punishment, the Gods killed Ceyx by destroying his ship and when Alcyone… Continue reading Word Nerd:Halcyon

Monday Mantras

Monday Mantra 261 – I am worthy of the best things in life, and I now lovingly allow myself to accept it

“I am worthy of the best things in life, and I now lovingly allow myself to accept it.” ~ Louise Hay How often do you feel, think, or tell yourself that you are worthy... "I am worthy of the best things in life, and I now lovingly allow myself to accept it" You are worthy.… Continue reading Monday Mantra 261 – I am worthy of the best things in life, and I now lovingly allow myself to accept it

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Word Nerd:Polychromatic

Polychromatic is having or exhibiting a variety of colors. Polychromatic was first used in 1841 and derives from the Greek polychrōmatos which is a combination of poly- (many) and chromatic (pertaining to color or colors). Polychromatic is a bright, vibrant, thoroughly colorful word, per it's definition. Oh yes, there are plenty of colors that are… Continue reading Word Nerd:Polychromatic

Monday Mantras

Monday Mantra 260 – The less you respond to negative people, the more peaceful your life will become

“The less you respond to negative people, the more peaceful your life will become.” ~ Unknown Two wrongs never make a right, nor do two negative people make for a positive life... "The less you respond to negative people, the more peaceful your life will become." Life has been heavy and it feels like its… Continue reading Monday Mantra 260 – The less you respond to negative people, the more peaceful your life will become

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Word Nerd:Misogyny

Misogyny means a hatred of women who don't act in accordance with patriarchal beliefs about how women should think and behave. Misogyny derives from the Greek misein (to hate) and gynē (woman) and misogyny was first used in 1656 . It's a real disservice to leave the definition of misogyny at simply a hatred of… Continue reading Word Nerd:Misogyny