No-Fail Friday: Compare & contrast

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Happy “No-Fail” Friday! I hope it’s been a great week for you, and that you’ve been able to find the time here and there for some stillness, to find your breath, and reconnect with your personal path for the week, or the day, or maybe just that minute. If not, this weekend’s mindfulness challenge has you covered. Our conversation this week was about that path, and managing those moments when you think you know exactly where you’re headed, until you meet someone who seems to be headed somewhere else. It was about that moment of “Uh oh, wait…maybe I need to be doing that instead…?” and the ensuing uncertainty (and maybe panic) that follows. It’s a totally normal reaction, but it’s what you do next that makes all the difference.  Read More

Say no to FOMO

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Do you know which Major League Baseball player holds the record for most World Series rings? (Yogi Berra) How about who designed the dress Halle Berry was wearing the night she became the first African American to win a Best Actress Oscar? (Elie Saab) The Pope’s birthday? (December 17) The average daily October high temperature in Kuala Lumpur? (88F) Do I know all this because I’m brilliant at remembering random facts? Sadly, no, although you kinda do want me on your team on trivia night. All this information is available to me, and you, at all times. We carry around with us little devices that hold constantly updated versions of all the knowledge (and opinions, and other noise) of the human universe within them. Even more, they’re so easy to use that we can access the pieces of information we’re looking for in a split second, if we know how to ask for it. Of course, we also find lots of information we aren’t looking for. Often, however, it’s tough to tell the difference between the two… Read More