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About embracingchoice

Motivational Speaker, Author, Tweeter & Blogger (lovin' it!!) ... Owner & Leader of The Compassionate Advantage (http://www.compassionate-advantage.com)

On the road to Thriving

“Be present in every moment. Enjoy every day. Be in love with your life … It’s precious.” … Susanne Well … Apparently the time has come around again for The Girls and I to learn more, shift more, share more … Continue reading

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Find, pursue & live your Joy.

“We never know how much time is given us to live & explore this world. Enjoy every day. Be present in every moment.” … Susanne I woke up one morning … in the middle of my long trek through Medical … Continue reading

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Goodbye resistance. Hello bright tomorrow.

… It took a lot of years but the message that life doesn’t have to be hard … provided that you’re willing to listen at least some of Life’s suggestions … has finally sunk in. Now … instead of waiting for the storms to roll in … The Girls and I are … Continue reading

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Trading old patterns for happiness

… It finally occurred to me that if I wanted my life to be different than it had previously been then it was time for me to unload the 10 ton backpack-of-woes that I’d been schlepping around … Continue reading

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Walk softly and carry a big heart.

… Capital “L’ Life is a great role model. Even when Miss Perky is having a screaming-meanie tantrum It just smiles and waits for the storm to pass … knowing that eventually she will … Continue reading

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Learning to stop pushing the river

After years of unsuccessful attempts to divert the aforementioned river I’ve finally come to understand that if all I required to change to the world was sheer stubbornness … it would already be different. Continue reading

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It only takes One

The girls & I have been under-the-weather this week but the ever-jolly Miss Polly says that sniffly noses and hacking coughs are no excuse not to share our upbeat, encouraging selves. So … as I’m feeling too stuffy to write … Continue reading

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It’s time to remember what your Heart can do

Ultimately it doesn’t matter who … where … or why. What matters is finding ways to move on after the dust settles. What matters is finding ways to consign the violators of our hearts and minds to their rightful place … Continue reading

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Let’s meet on the bridge between our hearts.

“The divine didn’t put us down here together for some arbitrary reason. It waits for us on the bridge between our hearts.” … Jeff Brown These days when I look at the news I often feel like throwing my hands … Continue reading

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What’s your reason for avoiding success?

Everybody talks about the Fear-of-Failure like it’s the Holy Grail of excuses. … But when it comes right down to it I’ve found that it’s not failure that’s the big deterrent to success for most of us ~it’s … Continue reading

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