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What not to do at the DMV

The other day, I had to visit the California DMV (Department of Motor Vehicles) to update my driver’s license. Even though I set an appointment months ago, I was concerned I’d have to wait for hours. The DMV has been in the news quite a bit lately. The paper has run a number of features and editorials about the radically…

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What is Absence of Desire?

Desire is “a strong feeling of wanting to have something or wishing for something to happen,” according to the Oxford Dictionaries. There’s a huge difference between wanting or wishing and knowing. You don’t desire something when you know you already have it. And you don’t desire something when you know what you have is already good enough. It’s okay to…

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3 Reasons to Offer Appreciation

Do you look for ways to offer appreciation? Offering appreciation, even going out of your way to do it, is a magical way to transform yourself and what’s around you. It can even make you happier. It’s worth the little to no effort it requires. I can’t say enough about appreciation. Appreciation, thankfulness, gratitude; they are such powerful emotional tools.…

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