Archive: December 2016

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A hero with strengths

A hero with strengths

As my 30 day practice of identifying my heroes list continues, I've moved from story book characters to real people. One of my recent teachers, Tal Ben Shahar, the Chief Learning Officer at the Wholebeing Institute made the list. He was one of the instructors in a positive psychology certificate...

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Daenerys the modern day goddess

Daenerys the modern day goddess

My list of heroes continues. Since Pippi on Day 3 I've added Jane Goodall, Eric Heiden, and Mrs. Piggle Wiggle. It's been interesting to just notice how these people, or characters are coming to mind each day. Day 6 was Athos, a Greek Geologist character from one of my favorite books,  Fugitive...

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pippi longstocking

pippi longstocking

So in December I'm doing a 30 day challenge to think of a hero a day. I wrote last week about starting with the ones from childhood. Day 1 had to be Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz. I still remember seeing the movie for the first time when I was about 4 years old. I loved her ruby red shoes from...

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