Inspirational Quotes Series: Jackson Kiddard

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I prayed for change, so I changed my mind. I prayed for guidance and learned to trust myself. I prayed for happiness and realized I am not my ego. I prayed for peace and learned to accept others unconditionally. I prayed for abundance and realized my doubt kept it out.

I prayed for wealth and realized it is my health. I prayed for a miracle and realized I am the miracle. I prayed for a soul mate and realized I am the one. I prayed for love and realized it’s always knocking, but I have to allow it in.

— Jackson Kiddard

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Alrighty, I Could Have Posted This Yesterday

I logged offline a bit and see some people are still – and will forever be – focused on causes, plights, fights and drama that should never cross their mental thresholds. It’s interesting to have had enough distance from looking at the world a certain way to see what folly people engage in who are the least prepared to protect themselves in case of fall-out. I’ve also observed my own threshold crossing with letting go and trusting in the Source that won’t guarantee a problem-free life, but one where I won’t have to feel as if I’m literally and figuratively carrying an extra 1,000 lb anvil. Because, you know…we can’t!

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July Is 31 Days Of Goodness

31 Days Doing Good

I’m compiling a list of charitable events, organizations and folks to highlight for July 2013. I’m looking at the local (to you) venture, global outreach and other initiatives not necessarily the ‘household name’ entities to bring attention to. The hashtag will be #31DDG

We’ve used this forum and adjacent social networks to spread valuable, life-affirming information since 2008. Your continued support via blog contribution (right sidebar) is appreciated.

Some things you can do for free:

1.  Donate blood.

2.  Donate plasma.

3.  Make sure your donor card is completed.

4.  Donate your old cell phones to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence. People were shocked at the photos showing the husband of celebrity culinary maven Nigella Lawson with his hand around her throat during a public disagreement. While she has resources to flee, many women do not.

5. Want to increase your vocabulary and help feed people? Free Rice supplies 10 rains of rice for every correctly defined word given at their site.

Send any recommendations you deem worthy and it might be highlighted.