Shari Fruechte

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Dalai Lama

I had the opportunity to hear the Dalai Lama speak yesterday. It was one of those events in life that when the email came out from school, I just knew I had to experience. While I can’t say it was a life changing experience, I can say,it was an affirmation that I am exactly where …

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Who Needs Gold, Frankincense or Myrrh When You Have Popcorn

Gifts come in all shapes, sizes and price ranges.  It’s often those that come in the small packages that that mean the most. Coming off the Christmas holiday, today was a great reminder of that. While my Christmas Eve and Christmas Day were wonderful and filled with quality, precious, cherished time with my children, husband …

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Falling Flat on Your Face

Accidents. You never know when they are going to happen. I guess that’s why they are called accidents. They can happen in a split second and will change your life forever. To what extent varies, however once that split second decision made, fate is put into motion and you are left to deal with the …

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Listen To Your Gut

I remember the evening vividly. It was a cold January night and I was at my computer working on homework. I popped over to my Augsburg email where there was a new message in my Inbox. A journalism class was going to be offered at school. This class particularly interested me in the description; it …

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Inspiration. It means something different to each of us. How do we know when or where we are going to find it? Often it is those little moments that appear out of nowhere that mean the most. A kind word of encouragement or thanks. A soft touch or warm hug from someone can inspire us …

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