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October 1st, 2014
Sometimes the most ordinary things could be made extraordinary, simply by doing them with the right people. — from the book The Lucky One by Nicholas Sparks

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Spend some time with the people you care about today — friends, family, a significant other. Even if you’re doing something “ordinary,” you’ll be surprised by the way that sharing the experience with them makes for a great time.



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December 9th, 2012

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December 7th, 2012

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December 5th, 2012

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December 2nd, 2012

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December 1st, 2012

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November 30th, 2012

Today, realize those things you do lazily in either your spiritual or work life, and work on improving your methods to do them better.…

November 29th, 2012

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November 28th, 2012

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November 27th, 2012

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November 26th, 2012

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November 25th, 2012

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November 23rd, 2012

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November 20th, 2012

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