Category Archives: Autonomy

Welcome August

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Happy 4th of July!

As you fire up your grill, play fun games in the sun, and watch a spectacular fireworks show, please take a moment today to reflect why we enjoy the freedom and independence on this day and each and every day of the year.  Be GRATEFUL, … Continue reading

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Welcome July

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Laughter is Medicine

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Motivation Monday

Failure is not the opposite of success; It’s part of success. — Arianna Huffington Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me. — Carol Burnett If you want to fly, you have to give up … Continue reading

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Motivation Monday

You have to remember the value of your individuality, that you have something different to offer that nobody else can. — Jennifer Lopez Self-Love Action This week, instead of taking action or making a decision immediately, I will exercise patience … Continue reading

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Motivation Monday

One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn’t pay to get discouraged. Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can restore your faith in yourself. — Lucille Ball We can always choose to … Continue reading

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Motivation Monday

  Learning is not attained by chance. It must be sought for with ardor and diligence. — Abigail Adams * Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering  can the soul be strengthened , ambition inspired and … Continue reading

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Motivation Monday

When you fail you learn from the mistakes you made, and it motivates you to work even harder. — Natalie Gulbis View mistakes as learning experiences and opportunities to be a better version of yourself moving forward. * If we … Continue reading

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Motivation Monday

Self-Love Action Everyone has limits, and today when I start to push past my own emotional and physical limits, I will lovingly remind myself to pull back. If you start to feel on-edge and frustrated in your surroundings, what is one simple activity you can … Continue reading

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