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November 27, 2013

An Ode to Thanks-Giving

Many of the poorest people I know are actually the happiest. Their days may be filled with strife of how to put a warm meal on the table, but once they settle down for dinner, they always give thanks. They know the value of that meal and the value of their family. That's because money doesn't feed the soul. This Thanksgiving, I have been thinking very much about the soul and how it should be…
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November 18, 2013

The Ballerina

I was sitting outside a coffee shop this afternoon, when the radio started playing a beautiful song. My mind searched for the name of it and then suddenly I remembered. "Memory" from the Andrew Lolyd Webber musical, Cats. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4-L6rEm0rnY It's a song that has a hold on my heart. When I was 10 years old, I was sure I was going to grow up to be a famous ballerina. I practiced several times a week until…
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November 7, 2013

Let Sleeping Dogs Lie

I can't help taking pictures of her when she sleeps. She's just too darn cute. My Lola.
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November 7, 2013

21 Days of Gratitude

Join me for 21 days of giving thanks. Follow me on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram    Post on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram all the things you are grateful and thankful for. Do this for 21 days every morning when you wake up. It reminds us of all the things we have. You can also join me in meditating on 21 days of gratitude through the Mentor Network. Start here: http://www.mentorschannel.com/LouieSchwartzberg/21DaysofGratitude/LandingPage2/
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November 6, 2013

The Sunshine Blog Awards

Please vote for Sookton's Space in the 2014 Sunshine Blog awards. You can nominate me here: http://forum.flblogcon.com/general-nomination-form/ Any nominations or votes would be much appreciated! Namaste, Suki
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November 6, 2013

On Butterfly Wings

This is my aunt Shade. I called her Shade Pupho. She was my father's sister. The one with the big heart and the infectious laugh. This weekend she lost her battle with cancer, a disease that stole her body but could never steal her beautiful soul. The day before she died, I visited Butterfly World. I had been sick for over a week with an ongoing cold and my head was still pounding, but as…
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