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Why Women Live Longer

It’s about the evolutionary advantage of having women live longer. The first woman to live past child-bearing years became The First Grandmother! Scientific studies have verified that having a grandmother increases a child’s chances of surviving . . . and thriving.

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Posted in connecting, Families, health, Marathons, people as gifts

Organizing my Being — the Female Way

And I feel as if June is helping me Organize my Being — just as my Professional Organizer is helping me organize my home. Organize my Being? Yes, that is the phrase that popped into my mind and it feels right.

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Posted in awareness, people as gifts, relationships, self care as self compassion and humility, Uncategorized

Tiger Lilies and Water Lilies and other blooms

Good Day, God! Mostly, I feel like this Tiger Lily! Open and maybe a little TOO colorful? Very confident seeming, I hope. Or, at least, that is how I feel most of the time. That is my preferred way of

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Posted in blooming, healing, people as gifts

A Walk Along the Kaiwi Shoreline

I have always loved the shoreline, God. To me it is the Meeting Place of Earth, Sky and Sea.

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Posted in friends, people as gifts, power and peace and gentleness, recovery time, Vantage Points

Welcoming Our Hawaii Symphony

At the end of the concert — as the audience stood and clapped for at least ten minutes — every member of the orchestra was given a lei.

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Posted in listening, Music, people as gifts

A Walk from Kakaako to Queens and back

pull me out of my stuckness and into Your Greater Out-of-Doors.

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Posted in Giving, Light, LOVE, people as gifts, Venturing out of the shallows?

A Family Birthday — with Friends, too

Good Morning, God! Aaaah! A lovely birthday dinner last night, celebrating my Mom’s 97th birthday! Actually, her presents didn’t get opened last night as we all went home to bed by 7:30 p.m. But, my mom said she loves extended

Posted in Families, family visits, friends, Mothers and Fathers, people as gifts, thankfulness

Blogs I Follow
Brené Brown

chatting and sometimes, listening

Rachel Naomi Remen

chatting and sometimes, listening

A Moment with God

chatting and sometimes, listening

Sacred Dance Guild Journal

Since 1958 articles by members & guests offer news about activities, history, Sacred Dance practices, profiles of Sacred Dancers, choreography, images & illustrations.

Victoria Paulsen

How to Step In -- Substitute Teaching

Brené Brown

chatting and sometimes, listening

Rachel Naomi Remen

chatting and sometimes, listening

A Moment with God

chatting and sometimes, listening

Sacred Dance Guild Journal

Since 1958 articles by members & guests offer news about activities, history, Sacred Dance practices, profiles of Sacred Dancers, choreography, images & illustrations.

Victoria Paulsen

How to Step In -- Substitute Teaching