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Universal Wisdom – Month 7 MKE

This powerful and wise thought arrived in my mailbox this morning as part of an article by my friend, Gary Scott. You can read his entire post here: The Power of Positive Resilience. It reminded me of Emerson’s essay on compensation: “An inevitable dualism bisects nature, so that each thing is a half, and suggests […]

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Embrace change

Embrace Change – A Journey: MKE Week 24

Learning to Embrace Change This path I have been traveling over the past 26 weeks has not been straight and broad. Rather, learning to embrace change and welcome it has taken me through the twists and turns of a forest of ingrained habits, beliefs and memories. It has brought me to clearings where rays of light and inspiration have […]

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Lifestyle Tips from an Artist: Master Key Week 23

Lifestyle Tips for Art and Life I’ve been painting with watercolours for several years, having a wonderful and fun time with this art. I’m still learning –  when do we ever stop learning? Yesterday I was at my first art class of the spring session. We have a repeating group of around twelve to fifteen […]

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mastery through meditation

Mastery Through Meditation: MKE Week 22B

  Gaining Mastery Through Meditation Many things we experience on a daily basis are beyond our control. But once we decide to take responsibility for how we think and react to them – we can change them for the better. Mastery through meditation is the key. This month we’ve moved to Scroll Six – “Today […]

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emotional rollercoaster

Emotional Rollercoaster: MKE Week 22

This past month has been an emotional rollercoaster for me. Ups and downs, ins and outs, and sometimes feeling completely upside down were the norm. Questions, questions – I seem to be questioning everything I believed was true. Why? Could it be that my birthday is coming up, and I’ve realized I’m entering what’s likely […]

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Imagination Leads to Creation: MKE Week 21

Imagination is the Beginning of Creation Imagination is my word for this week of the Franklin Makeover. I’m a voracious reader and love reading books that take me to other worlds, to share the hopes, joys, emotions and trials of imagined people. I’ve long been a fan of fantasy novels; perhaps because they always take […]

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believe and achieve

Love the Idea that Grabs You: Week 20 MKE

I recently added the Momentum app to my desktop. It greets me each morning as I log in to Chrome with a cheery, “Good morning, Nicki”. Just below that greeting is a reminder to enter my main goal for the day. To the bottom right is a spot to enter my ‘to do list’, customizable for […]

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