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5 Things – that you do to reduce stress and anxiety

The 5 Things tag keeps surfacing on WordPress. I am not sure who first thought of it but I have always found it fun to do. I thought “Why not make it a weekly feature?” If you participate in a post of your own please tag it #5things. Here is my contribution to this week’s 5 Things : 5 steps you can take to reduce … Continue reading 5 Things – that you do to reduce stress and anxiety

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5 Qualities You Admire in Others

The 5 Things tag keeps surfacing on WordPress. I am not sure who first thought of it but I have always found it fun to do. I thought “Why not make it a weekly feature?” If you participate in a post of your own please tag it #5things. Here is my contribution to this week’s 5 Things : 5 Qualities I Admire in Others IntegrityThis is possibly … Continue reading 5 Qualities You Admire in Others

Share Your World 7-20-2020

Welcome to Share Your World! I will post four or five different questions each week for you to answer. There are two ways which you can participate. Create a Share Your World post. Then post the link to that blog post or leave your answers in the comments box of my blog. To make it […] via Share Your World 7-20-2020 — sparksfromacombustiblemind   Questions: Where … Continue reading Share Your World 7-20-2020

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21. Some day I’ll get there…..

I once saw a YouTube video of life coach Brian Tracy where he was talking about people who keep making plans. These people he said, live on Some Day Isle : some day I’ll launch my own business, some day I’ll run a marathon, some day I’ll write a book. Such people live their lives day dreaming about the future while the present quietly slips … Continue reading 21. Some day I’ll get there…..

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20. Two hands are all I’ve got !

The Working Mom’s DilemmaGetting the kids’ breakfast Bundling them into uniforms and backpacks Battling rush hour traffic Then driving to work myself. Career, housework, kids, How do I juggle with everything? Two hands are all I’ve got ! Written for July Writing Prompts 2020https://puttingmyfeetinthedirt.com/2020/07/01/july-writing-prompts-2/ Photo credit: https://pixabay.com/photos/ice-cream-cone-melting-hot-1274894/  Featured image courtesy Unsplash Continue reading 20. Two hands are all I’ve got !

18. What she doesn’t know won’t hurt her

Have you ever wondered If it is always necessary To tell the truth, the whole truth? If you have found out some facts That could hurt a friend Or disrupt her life forever. Do you still divulge the truth? Or spare her anguish, thinking : “What she doesn’t know won’t hurt her!” Written for Photo credit: https://pixabay.com/photos/ice-cream-cone-melting-hot-1274894/ Continue reading 18. What she doesn’t know won’t hurt her