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Values - a key to happiness.

A truly valuable lesson from my 60 years

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I have learned a great deal in my 60 years - including the secret to my happiness. What is yours?

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2 days ago
(Yesterday)

Discussion of the week

Are you sucking the marrow out of every day? Picture: Shutterstock.

Why you must suck the marrow out of every day

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If you knew you were doing to die next week, would you be doing what you are doing now? Discuss!

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3 days ago
(Today)

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A selfish act, or every woman's right?    Pic/istock.

Having children is selfish!

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Before you have more children, ask yourself this: am i being selfish?

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About 1 year ago
(Love & Relationships)
It would be lovely to think every family enjoyed this beautiful tradition.

Fond memories of the goodbye wave

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The simple act of waving goodbye is more than a tradition to me. Wouldn't it be nice to think that every family did this?

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11 months ago
(Love & Relationships)

The creepiest things kids have said to their parents

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Kids say the funniest things, right? Well, not these kids. These kids say the CREEPIEST things.

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Originally from boredpanda.com
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10 months ago
(Love & Relationships)
Like most post-war mothers, mine had an incredibly strong work ethic.

How I met my mother: Part 2

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She was tough, but my mother gave me the qualities I admire most in myself.

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3 months ago
(Love & Relationships)
Clothing and being seen out in public was a symbol of status for my mother.

How I met my mother: Part 3

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Caring what other people think of me is not a quality I like and one I will eradicate.

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3 months ago
(Love & Relationships)

Grandparents who quit work to become parents again

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Because 'you can't just sit back and do nothing'.

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Originally from abc.net.au
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2 months ago
(Money & Business)
Sports help inspire, build relationships, community and teach valuable life lessons to boot.

How loving sports can keep you young

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Sports may seem like they are only for the young and fit. But here's how they can keep everyone connected and young at heart.

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2 months ago
(Sport)

How I met my mother: Part 4

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Loyalty is a very important quality - and one I learned from my mother

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2 months ago
(Love & Relationships)
The value of education has been passed down from my father to son and grandson.

How's your father? – Part 2

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There are few things more important than education and I wish I appreciated that more in my youth.

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About 2 months ago
(Love & Relationships)
My father has never treated anyone as anything less than equal.

How's your father? – Part 3

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The importance of equity is learned through behaviour, not words.

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About 2 months ago
(Love & Relationships)
This Martin Niemoller passage changed my life.

How's your father? Part 4

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Rejoin blogger Philosophically Yours as he continues exploring his relationship with his father.

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About 1 month ago
(Love & Relationships)
With values, happiness tends to follow.

How's your father? Part 5

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Blogger Philosophically Yours continues exploring his relationship with his father, who taught him the secret to happiness.

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About 1 month ago
(Love & Relationships)
Rob Scheer is proof that love wins!.

Love wins: From abused orphan to protector of many

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Rob Scheer refused to let abuse, being orphaned or homophobia shake his belief in the healing power of love. Watch his truly...

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About 1 month ago
(Kindness)
Country Australia, a great place to reflect.

The school of hard knocks – Part 1

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Blogger Philosophically Yours continues his moving journey back through childhood to examine how he became the man he is today.

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About 1 month ago
(Love & Relationships)
I view these as the lost years of my life.

The school of hard knocks - Part 2

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In his insightful, ongoing series, blogger Philofsophically Yours recalls being the kid who did not fit in.

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23 days ago
(Love & Relationships)
foster dads.

Two foster dads redefine the meaning of family

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When John Guthrie and Dennis Cash announced their plan to foster teenagers almost 20 years ago their friends thought "they had...

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13 days ago
(Kindness)
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