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This morning I was faced with a mountain of work.  Papers to sort through, articles to read, and more! My brain took one look at it all and took a negative turn to the right (as if my brain is […]

As I understand it, when Mother Theresa was asked if she would march in an anti-war protest, she declined.  She said, however, that she would march for peace.  We manifest what we focus on.  Focusing on war even in the […]

This morning, while writing my cheery good morning note to Tushkateers across the land (see Kick in the Tush Club; you too can be a Tushkateer!), I included the following quote from Mark Twain, which I absolutely adore.  I hope […]

Disappointment: The feeling of sadness or displeasure caused by the non-fulfillment of one’s hopes or expectations. While speaking to clients this week, the word ‘disappointment’ reared its head on several occasions. “I am disappointed that I only lost 3/4 of […]

Want to know a secret?  Promise not to tell?  Today is my birthday!  29 again?  Maybe! In celebration of birthdays and unbirthdays, here are 9 of Our Lady of Weight Loss’s favorite birthday quotes! “Because time itself is like a […]

You don’t really understand human nature unless you know why a child on a merry-go-round will wave at his parents every time around – and why his parents will always wave back.  ~ William D. Tammeus Mothers hold their children’s […]

Elizabeth Taylor, an extraordinary talented actress, who is also remembered for her beauty, brains, courage, and wit, throughout the years offered both honest and wise quotes. What’s your favorite quote?  Please weigh-in below, and if your favorite is not here, […]

What happens when we live in our heads? We disconnect from our bodies. That’s what happens! We disconnect from our bodies. We lose touch with our bodies and the fact, yes the fact, is that our bodies know us better than our minds do. Here follow 10 quotes that will help to reconnect!

Today is Dr. Seuss’ birthday! What a great way to spin this day!A happy and special occasion all the way!Indeed, it is one that both Our Lady of Weight Loss and I wish would shine in the sun! Families would […]

Quotes have the power to help us make it through the day; they have the power to motivate, to inspire, they have the power to create change. The right words at the right time spoken by the right person can change the trajectory of our lives; they can help shift perspective and create paradigm shifts.