Monthly Archives: May, 2014

The Power of Laughter: Recharge and Relax

Source Laughter lets us recharge our batteries, so to speak. When we’re feeling drained and overwhelmed, the act of laughing can change us so that we’re feeling recharged and energized. We no longer dread the day or the situation but can move forward in confidence with a bounce in our step. It reduces our stress and …

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The Power of Laughter: Anti-Depressant

source Laughter is a natural anti-depressant.  Our bodies release endorphins when we laugh, which make us feel good and give us a “high” feeling.  They work in a similar way to morphine. People have been known to fight depression with laughter. I’d like to admit I’m addicted to laughter!  So… Go ahead…Laugh out loud!

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Joyful Mysteries: Women of Laughter

…and she laughs at the days to come… I’ve mentioned before that this verse has had a lot of meaning for me, telling me not to worry and to trust God.  It has always been a comfort for me and I really trust God with so many areas of my life.  Those areas that I …

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Praying with an Agenda

I have a list of things I like to pray for.  I want to make sure I don’t forget anything or anybody. This is good.  I call this the business part of prayer. After I get the “to do” list done in my prayer, I can focus on just being with the Lord, and allowing …

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Joyful Mysteries

The rosary starts as all life starts.  With a promise.  The promise of hope, the promise of love, the promise of joy. When we think of joy we think of happiness.  What is happier than a little baby?  And not just any baby, but a saviour that had been spoken of since the time of Adam …

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Business – Sharing the Gift of You

Everything God does has a purpose. And we should be the same. Everything we do should have a purpose, too. What is your purpose? “Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the first and greatest commandment.  The second is like it:  love …

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Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar

I don’t like vinegar.  It makes me cough and choke.  It makes my mouth pucker.  YUCK! A few years back my osteopath recommended to my husband and I to start taking apple cider vinegar on a regular basis.  GROAN!  First time I took it I puked.  Literally.  My stomach hurt so bad.  I took it …

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7 Ways I Overcome Anxiety

Overcoming anxiety is something we all have to face.  I have found ways that have helped me over the years.  I’ll share them with you. 1. Prayer – Taking the time to pray and realize that we are not in control of our lives, and that we don’t have to be in control of our lives …

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HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY!!!

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY!!! KNOCK ‘EM DEAD!

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Rosary Reflection: The Birth of Jesus

Such a happy occasion!  A baby is born! We focus on the happy occasion every Christmas and can forget the turmoil of the times.  Mary and Joseph had to travel to Bethlehem for a census because the Romans wanted to know exactly how many Jews lived in the land they had taken control of.  Of …

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