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The New Simplicity

The Craving for Simplicity 150 years ago, in a shack he built-in the woods, Henry David Thoreau wrote, “Simplify, simplify, simplify!” In saying this, the Harvard grad and one-time pencil maker tapped into a seemingly perennial human yearning for simplicity in all things. This desire for simplicity remains today in full force. Look no further than […]

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Leah Delancey Chang – Memorial

Sadly, our friend Leah Delancey Chang passed suddenly from a very aggressive cancer.  Her husband and sister held a bittersweet memorial a couple of weeks ago that brought together over 100 people who knew and loved Leah. I was asked to share a few words. For those who couldn’t be there, I thought I would […]

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Dogs are amazing – they just don’t live long enough. When something arises out of nowhere that takes them down suddenly, it’s somber. This is especially difficult when they have been beautiful dogs. I think dogs are here to teach us – how to love, how to be unselfish, how to make tough decisions, and […]

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Be Grateful for What You Have!

  With Thanksgiving upon us, I wanted to share a very simple concept that might improve your happiness quotient. I know it does mine. This is the idea of showing gratitude for what you have. But like so many great ideas, it only works when I remember to do it. How do I do this? […]

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