Category Archives: World Views

The Art of being Grateful

I recently read an article about the importance of being grateful. It said that it’s not happy people who are grateful, but grateful people who become happy. Inspired by this, I wanted to make my own list of things to … Continue reading

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Wise words from a 90 year old

40 THINGS LIFE HAS TAUGHT ME: 1. Life isn’t always fair but it’s still good. 2. When in doubt, take a small step to test it out. 3. Life is too short: make sure you enjoy it. 4. Your job … Continue reading

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Why dog lives are shorter than human lives?

Here’s the wise answer of a 6-year old: Being a veterinarian, I had been called to examine a 10-year-old Irish wolfhound named Belker. The dog’s owners, Ron, his wife Lisa, and their little boy Shane, were all very attached to … Continue reading

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Like rings on water

With the risk of alienating my more cynical readers, I wish more people could see and appreciate their inner beauty. This is a thought which opens up to me more and more each day. There is so much good in … Continue reading

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Oh yes!

Sunday thoughts: Our world is like a boomerang. If we throw anger, anger comes back; if we throw love, love comes back. If we throw negativity, negativity comes back; if we throw positivity, positivity comes back.

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Thought of the day

There’s something very beautiful about the idea of helping others. Must admit I haven’t always embraced that idea – or rather, previously I just didn’t think about it that much. But that’s another thing yoga has taught me: being kind(er) … Continue reading

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Day of sorrow

As all our thoughts and hearts reach out to the families in Connecticut, I would like to share with you the words of a true yogi and a very wise woman, Beryl Bender Birch. She posted this through her Facebook … Continue reading

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