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Want to keep crawling?

Truth Byte #44  “Evolving means un-learning.”   I have been watching my kids, and how quickly they learn.  One of the critical skills they also need for success is to be able to un-learn.   Let me give you an example.   When my fist little guy started crawling, it was bells and whistles all…
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Two Decades to Build a Tribe

Truth Byte #43 “Life is a team effort.”   For many, many years, I bought into this lie that I was supposed to be able to do everything.   All by myself.    As soon as I launched from my mother’s home into the big, complex world of adulthood, I assumed that I was on…
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From Baseball to the White House

Truth Byte #42 “You have been sleeping, and it’s time to wake up.”   Have you had the sense lately that you have been sleepwalking through a pretty pleasant dream, and you have woken up to find the world is not quite how you left it?   I sure feel that way right now.  …
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What Are You Thinking?

Truth Byte #41 “Your thoughts have the power to change your life.”   Think about who you were ten years ago.  What did you prioritize? How did you spend your time? Who were your closest friends? What was your general mood? Has a lot changed for you or is your life pretty much the same?…
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It’s as Easy as That!

Truth Byte #40 “There is good all around you.”   It’s easy to point out someone’s flaws.  It’s easy to gripe about how hard things are and complain about the state of the world, your family, and your finances.  It’s easy to find something to upset you in this time and place in human history.…
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A Smile Goes a Long, Long Way

Truth Byte #39 “It doesn’t take much to make someone smile.”    Today, I read a story to my 3-year-old daughter as she waited for her dance class to start.  While we were reading, three other little girls and and older brother that was dragged along for the carpool snuggled up around me and secretly…
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Healing the Broken Heart

Truth Byte #38 It’s time to heal your heartbreak.   Most of us have experienced heartbreak.  And not in the traditional sense.    Sure, many of us have lost a romantic partner to another, had someone leave us prematurely, or fell in love in that classic, unrequited way.   But I am not talking about…
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Shut Up and Dance

Truth Byte #37  It’s okay to have a bad day.   I am sitting in the lobby of my 3-year-old daughter’s ballet class.  I am new to this whole classical-dance world, and I think I am just excited as she is (okay, maybe a little more!) for the little pink tights and tiny leotard.  …
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