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The Power Of Positive Thinking

טראַכטן גוט וועט זיין גוט This quote by the chassidic master Rabbi Menachem Mendel of Lubavitch (1789–1866) is catchy, but I always found I had some pushback to it. Think good and it will be good? Isn’t that a little simplistic? A little unrealistic? Does it not deny the actual negative feelings and experiences a… Continue reading The Power Of Positive Thinking

Women Who Inspire Us

Women Who Inspire Us #4: My anonymous neighbor

Today’s post is the fourth in the Women Who Inspire Us Series.  You can read the previous posts here, in case you haven’t seen them yet.  You may also want to subscribe to my RSS feed, or “like” my Facebook page to catch the upcoming posts.  As always, if you would like to share your… Continue reading Women Who Inspire Us #4: My anonymous neighbor