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Insights on the effects of an over-connected society and how to disconnect from your device so you can connect with yourself, your family and your career.

She Almost Lived

By drlori11 / September 23, 2018 /

There was an old woman who lived in a shoe, and when her life was over, there was still much…

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By drlori11 / September 16, 2018 /

I promise, if you don’t put food in your mouth, you won’t get fat. This much I know to be…

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Each One, Teach One

By drlori11 / September 9, 2018 /

I was thinking today, what difference would it make in the world, if each of us pick one person in…

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No Cashew Chicken

By drlori11 / September 2, 2018 /

Forest Gump says,” life is like a box of chocolates”.  I also think it is like cashew chicken, when you…

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Would You Rather Be Right or Be Happy

By drlori11 / August 26, 2018 /

My peeps tell me my blog is nice, but it needs to be more controversial. Not so much sugar and…

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I Choose…..

By drlori11 / August 19, 2018 /

Where we are in our lives is directly related to choices we’ve made. Everyday we get to make many choices…

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All We Need Is Love

By drlori11 / August 12, 2018 /

Love is the four letter word that can make all of our lives richer. Speakers speak about it. Writers write…

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Letting Go

By drlori11 / August 5, 2018 /

Much of my time at work is spent helping others learn to let go. Seems like the antithesis of the…

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Change Your Thoughts, Change your life

By drlori11 / July 29, 2018 /

What if it is true that our thoughts determine the trajectory of our lives ? What if our thoughts determine…

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Anxiety and the Social Media

By drlori11 / July 23, 2018 /

Are you addicted to social media? Has your life become unmanageable due to your electronic gadgets and are you constantly…

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Not All News Is Good

By drlori11 | January 6, 2019

The answer is yes. Unequivocally Yes with a capital Y. The question is , does the constant barrage of bad news we are exposed to in local, national and international media affect us negatively? There are some things we can never…

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