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Body Sensation

I did the Sharon Salzberg meditation challenge a few years ago. It was nice – I was just starting to get into meditation. I had no idea how powerful it could be and I continue a meditation practice. It is Read More

Self Loathing and Self Pity

I did the Sharon Salzberg meditation challenge a few years ago. It was nice – I was just starting to get into meditation. I had no idea how powerful it could be and I continue a meditation practice. It is Read More

#RealHappiness day #19

Real life has gotten in the way and I’m behind.  Today’s meditation on working with challenges was much needed.  I attempted to do this meditation last evening, and did not heed Sharon’s advice to stand up if tired, and fell Read More

Catching up on 3 days of blog

I did the Sharon Salzberg meditation challenge a few years ago. It was nice – I was just starting to get into meditation. I had no idea how powerful it could be and I continue a meditation practice. It is Read More

#RealHappiness Day 17

This morning I woke up frustrated, so it was a good day for this meditation. I had a morning personal training session where I could feel myself angry at being there, not wanting to be social.  Feeling as though this Read More

Day 17: Meditation On Difficult Emotions

“We can’t avoid pain but we can transform our response to it.” As a single woman on the cusp of 50, the Valentine’s Day/Family Day/My Ex’s Birthday triumvirate long weekend is a kind of pain I cannot avoid. I know Read More

Day Thirteen to Day Sixteen

So, it has been a few days of sitting and not blogging. A few days of listening to Sharon and contemplating the ideas she shares so briefly and profoundly. A few days of struggling to stay positive and kind to Read More

Dwell on Positivity

I did the Sharon Salzberg meditation challenge a few years ago. It was nice – I was just starting to get into meditation. I had no idea how powerful it could be and I continue a meditation practice. It is Read More

Day 15: Mental Noting Meditation

Something very unexpected happened for me during this meditation.  I had a massive sneezing fit.  (I don’t have a head cold.). Eventually I had to pause the meditation and go get a Kleenex and blow my nose.   Aside from Read More


May all beings be happy ♡