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Weekly Chocolate: Defining your Path

November 5, 2010


Do you know what you want? Do you know what you’re looking for in your romantic relationships and what you won’t tolerate? Getting clear about your answers to these questions is an important part of getting Un-Stuck. Here’s some food for thought from marriage therapist Katherine Woodward-Thomas: It’s important that we know our limits. It’s […]

weekly chocolate-approval issues

July 30, 2010


I’m not sure where the following parable comes from. I first came across it in Michael Port’s Book Yourself Solid and it’s one that I refer back to often. I hope you enjoy it as much as I do. The Old Man, the Boy and the Donkey An old man, a boy and a donkey […]

weekly chocolate

July 23, 2010


“Spend the afternoon. You can’t take it with you.” -Annie Dillard

weekly chocolate-treating yourself well

July 16, 2010


“One of the secrets of a happy life is continuous small treats.” -Iris Murdoch Many of us wait until we’ve accomplished our big goals-a promotion at work, our goal weight, finishing our first marathon-to give our selves a big treat. Those big treats are essential; they are a tangible sign of celebrating our accomplishments. But […]

weekly chocolate-reading people

July 9, 2010


If you enjoyed the posts this week on signs and red flags and you’re interested in learning more about understanding people and predicting their behavior, I’d like to recommend a great book to you. It’s called Reading People and the authors are Jo-Ellan Dimitrius and Mark Mazzarella. The book provides a clear and thorough look […]

weekly chocolate-Celebrating YOUR Independence

July 2, 2010


It’s Fourth of July weekend. And you know what that means, don’t you? It means that it’s time for some fireworks. It’s time for some independence. It’s time to celebrate. Find something you’re passionate about, that is bright and loud and colorful and fully participate in it. Free yourself from whatever you feel is holding […]

weekly chocolate-a different package

June 25, 2010


One of the best pieces of relationship advice I ever received was from coach Katherine Woodward Thomas. “Love comes to us in many ways. We have no idea, really, how or when it will come. Nor do we know what it will look like when it does.“ Entertain that the person you’ve been waiting for […]

weekly chocolate-on approval

June 18, 2010


“If you do what interests you, then at least one person is pleased.” Katherine Hepburn How many of us spend our lives trying to gain the approval of others? I would say the majority of us do this quite a bit and you probably do it a lot more than you realize. Today, watch yourself […]

weekly chocolate-On being overwhelmed

June 11, 2010


“One may walk over the highest mountain one step at a time.” -Barbara Walters I am one of those people who dreams big. So you’re probably not surprised to hear that I also have some wonderful friends who dream big too. And big dreams require big goals. One friend of mine is training for a […]

weekly chocolate

June 4, 2010


Appreciate one awesome thing today. I found this really cool blog, which has now been turned into a book, called 1000 Awesome Things. After being jilted by his wife, the author decided to think of one awesome thing per day that he could write about. I love this idea. I know we’ve all ¬†heard of […]