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The Secret to Blossoming  

The longer something takes to evolve, the better – and more precious – it is. Be gentle with yourself when you’re struggling to create, find, or overcome something. Take a deep breath, and allow it to evolve naturally. Maybe you’re…  Nurturing a heartbreak Making a difficult decision Raising a child Healing from chemotherapy treatments Accepting and forgiving yourself Surviving the loss of […]

Blossoms in Your Email List

When my email address list reached 1,500 contacts, I decided it was time to declutter. Actually, the real reason I decluttered was because I sent a slightly confidential email to the wrong Frances. The Frances I was supposed to email is my supervisor (I’m a casual relief employee at a transitional house for women fleeing domestic violence). The Frances I […]