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Monthly Archives: November 2014

A Day of Thanks, Moments of Perspective

“The Pilgrims made seven times more graves than huts. No Americans have been more impoverished than these who, nevertheless, set aside a day of thanksgiving.” — H.U. Westermayer We often forget what constitutes true hardship. We can lose perspective and allow things as small as a traffic jam or a long line to “ruin” our […]

Count Your Blessings: Make it Truly a Day of Thanksgiving

Want to cheer yourself up? Find energy on even the darkest days? Count your blessings! Enumerate all the things you have to be thankful for, all the people you have to be grateful for. Think your life is the pits? Don’t think you have any blessings to count? I understand. Believe it or not, I’ve been […]

Respectfully Speak Your Truth: Courage Pays

George Marshall (1880-1959) was US Army Chief of Staff during WWII and Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s #1 military advisor.  As America’s Secretary of State he lent his name to the Marshal Plan which rebuilt Western Europe after the war and he also served as Secretary of Defense. An incident in France, in October of 1917 lends […]

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