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About The Power to be Happy

Lissette - a.k.a. "Mommy Warrior" and Author/Founder of www.thePowertobeHappy.com. She is a social media and communications professional with over 15 years of experience. She is mom to an amazing "blended" family of 5 children. She is also the author the founder of "A Gift of Life: A Living Kidney Donor Group."

LIFE DOESNT HAVE TO BE WONDERFUL TO BE PERFECT

Some days do you wake up and wonder , “Just what am I doing? Is this all worth it?”  Working hard to make a living, trying to blend into the “rat-race,” shuffling the kids back and forth between activities and … Continue reading

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In the Face of Loss

Bad things will happen in life, it’s just how it goes, there is no explanation or justification.   Can we alter the things that happen in life? Is it “written in the stars?”  These are questions, I continuously ponder.  However, with … Continue reading

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READY FOR YOGA

Everywhere I read, it says how good Yoga is for you. Well, this is the year that I am going to start!  The benefits are many. Despite the fact that I am so out of shape, I am going to … Continue reading

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Create the Life You Want

Are you tired of everyone telling you what you should do? Whether it is how you should do your work, or where you should work, or how you should parent or what you should eat and not eat or how … Continue reading

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Are You a Loner?

Some people think that because someone is a “loner” and in their “own world” that they are unhappy. This is not the case. There are many people who are very happy and very comfortable in their own skin, who have … Continue reading

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30-Day Happiest Moment Challenge

Recently, I heard some great advice from the best-selling author of Eat, Pray, Love, Elizabeth Gilbert, when she appeared on the Oprah Winfrey show.  She suggested keeping a “happiness journal.”  Remember when you were growing up, you probably had a … Continue reading

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You Are The Vehicle to Your Success

Are you doing all the right things but you are still not succeeding at what you want? Remember, that YOU are the vehicle to take you to where you want to be. Work on yourself first before you attempt anything … Continue reading

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Do Not Let Anyone Take Away Your Power to be Happy

How many days do you wake up feeling so inspired like you can conquer the world and go after all your dreams? But then…something happens to burst your bubble and someone “empty’s your bucket?” You feel deflated and you get … Continue reading

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Help Defeat Homelessness With Tiny Homes!

I absolutely love this particular city’s idea of helping with the homeless situation! In Oregon, the city of Eugene has created,  Opportunity Village Eugene, which is a nonprofit organization based in that city, that has a great plan to end … Continue reading

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How to Stay Positive When You Feel Your Life is Falling Apart

The hardest time to be positive and happy is when you feel your life is “falling apart!”  Sometimes we feel this way because our career may not be headed where we think it should be, or sometimes, there are marital … Continue reading

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