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25 Short Quotes to Inspire You to Carpe Diem Every Day

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It’s been a long time since I last stressed myself out over any special occasion. I’ve come to realize that my inclination to perfectionism can be my own downfall. Often, this has caused me to miss all the fun during the celebrations. A perfect example was my wedding. My other half and I wanted our wedding to be an intimate one so we only had about twenty-five of our closest family and friends join the celebration. We got married while

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How to Find Your Passion When You’re Lost

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As I (slowly) approach mid-life I’ve come face to face again with a question that’s not really new to me but just an iteration of what I’ve been asking myself at various points of my life. These were the first words that I wrote for my first post in this blog, Life Notes to File. I wanted to talk about finding passion, a topic fitting for a first blog post. It’s also a topic that’s been a recurring theme in

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Mastering the Art of Eating Alone

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The first time I moved to another country, I was almost fearless. I wasn’t scared about getting lost because I trusted my sense of direction. I wasn’t scared of the new experiences because I was excited about the new adventures. The one and only thing that scared me was being alone. I was worried about my safety when walking on my own. I was afraid to look like a sad and friendless person doing things alone. I hated the feeling of

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How to Survive When Life Gets Hard

A Story of Survival If you have been following my blog, I’ve already expressed more than I should that I love watching movies. You also know that this love has turned into a bad habit that I’m now trying to control. But every now and again, I revisit this love affair, especially when I feel the need to escape into the land of make-believe. Late one night, a few years ago, I had this sudden urge to watch a movie,

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101 Inspirational Quotes with the Power to Help You Start Your Day [FREE eBOOK]

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On July 20, 1969, aboard the lunar module Eagle, astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin made their descent to the moon’s Sea of Tranquility. When the lunar module landed, Armstrong sent a radio message saying, “Houston, Tranquility Base here. The Eagle has landed.” The mission control in Houston broke out in celebration! One of the controllers radios the astronauts and said, “You got a bunch of guys about to turn blue, we’re breathing again.” About 6 hours after landing, Armstrong

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