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Word Nerd:Ufology

Ufology is the study of reports, visual records, purported physical evidence, and other phenomena related to unidentified flying objects. In layman's terms, Ufology is the study of UFOs. Ufology is the combination of UFO (unidentified flying object) and -logy (combining form used in names of sciences or bodies of knowledge). Ufology was first coined in… Continue reading Word Nerd:Ufology

Monday Mantras

Monday Mantra 255 – Forgiveness is not an occasional act, it is a constant attitude

“Forgiveness is not an occasional act, it is a constant attitude.” ~ Martin Luther King Jr. Forgiveness isn't just an act, it's a life-changing attitude... "Forgiveness is not an occasional act, it is a constant attitude" Forgiveness is generally defined as a conscious and intentional decision to release feelings of resentment or vengeance towards that… Continue reading Monday Mantra 255 – Forgiveness is not an occasional act, it is a constant attitude

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Word Nerd:Gemütlich

Gemütlich is having a feeling of being comfortable, pleasant and cozy. Gemütlich is a German word that means homey, casual, social. Gemütlich is a combination of the German noun Gemüt (the total composition of the human psyche and spirit) and -lich which is equivalent to the English suffix -ly. Gemütlich entered the English language in… Continue reading Word Nerd:Gemütlich

Monday Mantras

Monday Mantra 254 – Fall in love with taking care of yourself…

“Fall in love with taking care of yourself. Fall in love with the path of deep healing. Fall in love with becoming the best version of yourself but with patience, with compassion and respect to your own journey.” ~ S. McNutt Resolutions and the desire to do better are a constant in life and self… Continue reading Monday Mantra 254 – Fall in love with taking care of yourself…

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Word Nerd: Tannenbaum

Tannenbaum is a fir tree or Christmas tree. Tannenbaum is the German word for fir tree. Tannenbaum is a rather obvious choice of word, I know, since O' Tannenbaum is a fairly familiar song even to those who don't celebrate Christmas. The modern lyrics of O' Tannenbaum were written in 1824 by the German composer… Continue reading Word Nerd: Tannenbaum

Monday Mantras

Monday Mantra 253 – The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart…

“The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart; The secret anniversaries of the heart” ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Holidays come all year round, not just once, but constantly, if we but pay attention... "The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart; The secret anniversaries of… Continue reading Monday Mantra 253 – The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart…