Tag Archives: Spirituality

Gemütlichkeit: A Toast To Our Well-Being

Welcome to October. The season is changing in time for a new season to begin. It is a time of wrapping up the summer, raking leaves, bringing plants inside, putting away the outdoor furniture, and getting the indoor furnace ready. Fall is a season for getting ready. The days are getting shorter and the nights are getting longer. It is a noticeable change. We begin to spend more time indoors. It is a time for Thanksgiving, Halloween and, of course, Oktoberfest. At this time of year, I always look forward to Oktoberfest. It is a wonderful festival celebrated in many

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The Truth about Being Happy

It sounds really simple to be happy. Yet few of us are. Why is that? How do we   turn    that around? I regularly ask people if they are happy and what makes them happy. At first they are stumped. Then they reply "that the question is much harder than they thought" and then, "it is a very hard question" accompanied by a blank and confused look. After thinking a few moments, usually people project into the future. They say, "I will be happy when ….my daughter graduates and gets a job; my kids are happy; I retire; my husband/wife gets a

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Where is your Line of Happiness? Imagine Decide Live

On my trip to Taiwan this year, I went to a beautiful place in the centre of  Taiwan called, Sun Moon Lake. To get to Sun Moon Lake we had to take a shuttle from our hotel in Taipei to the subway; take the subway to the high speed train service; take the high speed train to a bus depot in Taichung; take the bus to Sun Moon lake. All of this took three hours. Yes! It was well worth the effort. Sun Moon Lake is truly a magical place. It is the largest lake and exists in

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