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Weiss Words of Wisdom from Alan

I have shared with you in the past people who have made a mark in my life over the years, my Mother, the late Mr. Mark Fried, the late Roger Poston, Thomasa Burton, Steven Gaffney, and of course, God.  In the past 2 years, I have added to that list Alan Weiss, Ph.D. I am forever a student of life and always looking to learn from others and acquire more knowledge to…
March 9, 2014
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What is Erotic Intelligence?

I am fascinated when it comes to any topic related to relationships, love, beauty, life, seduction, mystery, and eroticism. So I can't help but share with you one of the most provocative and insightful voice that I highly admire, Esther Perel, a respected psychologist and relationship expert.  If you have not already read her book, Mating in Captivity, then you are missing out…seriously. (more…)
March 7, 2014

Is There Enough Appreciation in Your Organization?

When was the last time you said thank you at work to someone and really meant it?  Or when was the last time you left a note, sent an email, or told someone at work how much you appreciate their teamwork and the effort and commitment that they have contributed to a project?  Below is an excerpt from Steven Gaffney’s article “The Power of Appreciation” I thought was useful for…
February 7, 2014
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Know Yourself…The Key To Being Happy…

"I would be happier if... I made more money I was in a relationship I lived in a bigger house I had a better boss I had a different boyfriend/girlfriend I had a pet I lost some weight..." Sound familiar? I think we all have been there. Growing up with very little resources, I used to think that one day I would make a lot of money and life would be…
January 24, 2014
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13 Reasons Why I Love Being Around Children

My precious little goddaughter and I spending quality time on Christmas Eve 2015 at the sanctuary. If you ever come to one of my family gatherings, don't be surprised to find me in the play room where all the little children are.  That's where the fun is!  There is something about the innocence of children that is very genuine and real and being around them inspires me greatly. Perhaps it…
January 18, 2014
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What tu-anh Will Do Before 2014

Stretching outside of beach house #34 of Castle Hill Inn.  I am all about creating balance.  Doing yoga and meditation this past year has helped me tremendously and I will continue to do more of that in 2014. Can you believe it?  Another year has passed.  As we say goodbye to 2013, here is another opportunity for a fresh start. The next two weeks for me will be all about…
December 15, 2013
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Brighten My Day With A Handwritten Thank You Note

In this age of text messages and emoticons, a handwritten thank you note seems ancient or like last season's trend.  But from my perspective, it is far from out of fashion! To me, a handwritten thank you note is classic and timeless.  It does not take much time to write, and it will touch someone's heart much more than a quick email, instant message, a voicemail, or even a fleeting conversation.…
November 26, 2013
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In The Mood For Love

To attract love, I always have fresh flowers by my bedside. Valentine's Day is far away, but if I had it my way, I would write about love every day, talk about love everyday, live the magic of love everyday, and give unlimited love everyday.  Love makes the world go round.  Love lifts our spirits, love gives us strength, love is all we need to feed our soul, and love…
November 12, 2013
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How To Be A Happy Man

This image of David by Michelangelo in my eyes represents a strong, solid, confident man comfortable in his own skin and ready to face life's battles.  That, to me is masculinity and that is very attractive. Enough blog posts for women. Since more than 50% of my readers are male, this one is just for you.  (And for my female readers, let's share this with the men in your life!)…
November 6, 2013
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The Marriage Advice That Every Man Needs To Read

Yesterday I was watching The Today Show when a particular guest caught my attention.  His name is Gerald Rogers and he is a life coach and motivational speaker and what he shared made my heart melt with emotions.  Gerald just went through a divorce after 16 years of marriage and recently he shared on Facebook his 20 tips of what he would have done differently in his marriage. I am moved…
September 13, 2013