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Wacos

I do enjoy these wacos! Ingredients 1 pound ground natural meat (e.g., venison or grass-fed beef) 1 envelope Taco seasoning mix (e.g., Ortega Hot & Spicy) taco sauce (e.g., Ortega original Hot) shredded extra sharp cheddar cheese ¾ cup water…

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Hedonic Adaptation

Beware hedonic adaptation! Do you share my tendency to underestimate how adaptable we are? Imagine initially visiting this planet and discovering that human beings live everywhere from the fringes of the Arctic Ocean to the steaming tropics of the equator….

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Pain in Oldsters

Pain in oldsters is a serious problem for many of us.  It may negatively affect many aspects of life. Sometimes, regular and appropriate stretching and strength exercise is effective is ameliorating chronic pain.  There’s no longer any doubt that meditation…

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The Best Investment

What’s the best investment if you value increasing your financial wealth? The answer is simple – and the justification for it is important to understand. It’s the continuing investment in your own financial education. The justification for that answer is…

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Last Day of Giveaway

This is the last day of giveaway for the 2nd edition of my ebook The Three Things the Rest of Us Should Know about Zen Training. If you (or someone you know who might enjoy it) haven’t yet downloaded your free…

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Another Bonus Book

The title ‘Another Bonus Book’ means that I have, if you act before Saturday evening, another no-cost book for you to download. It’s The Three Things the Rest of Us Should Know about Zen Training (2nd ed).  It’s the second…

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Your Life Story

Your life story will end with decline and death. That’s not being morbid; it’s being truthful. It’s the same for me and everyone else. The relevant question is: “How should we respond?” We instinctively react with fear. We fear death….

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Expectancy

Living well is living without expectancy. This means living without psychological waiting, without thinking about (imagining, hoping for) a better future. In other words, living well is sometimes characterized as living without depending upon thought (“no-thought”). We often miss life…

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A Favor

I would appreciate it if you’d help me out by doing me a favor. It’s very quick and simple. My hope is that you’ll benefit from it also. 1. Click here. [If the link doesn’t work, please just go to the…

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Personal Transformation Series

I’m enthusiastic about a new series on personal transformation and revitalization – but don’t purchase anything! Instead, if you haven’t already, sign up for the RSS feed from this blog and you’ll automatically be notified when the books are available…

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