22
Jun
2017
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I’m Crossing the Finish Line: Work as Play

After writing for 5 minutes about ‘crossing the finish line’ while visualizing and drawing that finish line in my visual journal, I realized that I had bumped up my ‘Can Do’ and deflated my ‘Critic’. This is what I wrote: When I see myself crossing the finish line, I am smiling, ecstatic, filled up, and...
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20
Jun
2017
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Playing with New Things and Perfection: We Are All a Little Weird

We are all a little weird and life’s a little weird, and when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall in mutual weirdness and call it love. ~ Dr. Seuss Stepping into new experiences in our lives can feel challenging. If, on top of those feelings...
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18
Jun
2017
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New Series: The Art of Playing in the Everyday and New Pathways (Part 2)

Last week I spent a week at my daughter’s home caring for my grandchildren and grand-dogs while she was away on a business trip. Yesterday it was time to go home. Heather, Bailey, and I found ourselves in a long ferry line. We would have been waiting for 3 hours or more to be loaded...
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15
Jun
2017
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A Dose of En-Courage-ment & Inspiration Leads to a New Focal Point

Over the last few weeks I have been in conversation with three very disparate people have brought me insight and safe passage as I bridge the gap between where I am and where I want to be. This morning I listened to Christine Gilbert talk about ‘bringing it together’. I recognized while listening that I am ready...
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16
May
2017
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Some Highlights from our NEW Instagram Photo Challenge & Contest to Inspire YOU!

Submit a photo for a chance to win a gift of playful goodies packaged lovingly by Mary Alice. Follow us at Instagram, use the hashtag #playintheeveryday, sign-up to receive ‘Play Notes‘, and you are in! BONUS!! When you sign-up for ‘Play Notes’ you will receive a link to download a copy of ‘The Art of Playing in the...
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8
May
2017
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Instagram Challenge: The Art of Playing in the Everyday

Submit a photo for a chance to win a gift of playful goodies packaged lovingly by Mary Alice. #playintheeveryday Our first Instagram Photo Challenge theme is THE ART OF PLAYING IN THE EVERYDAY. Spring has sprung and the promise of Summer to come is beckoning us to play. Whether its hiking with your friends, digging...
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3
May
2017
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The Question: How do I Bring more Joy into my Life?

 I don’t know how to play Everyday I hear from folks who report that they don’t know how to play. I also hear from people who tell me that I inspire them to play more, to make play a priority in their lives. The Question: How can I bring more joy into my life? The Reality: I...
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5
Mar
2017
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Ingesting Joy

I skipped lunch today in favor of painting. Yum! I am playing, creating, ingesting, and sharing what I am learning. So many people who I work with are searching and questioning the purpose of life: How to be more compassionate and make a difference. I feel very fortunate that I understand my role in making...
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