Monthly Archives: May 2011

#21: The Laws of Attraction

Believe the hype.

Some of you will think I’ve gone off the deep end, but hopefully most of you know that I’m just the sort of person who likes to see for myself what the hype is about. I read the first Harry Potter book, for example. I watched an episode of “Modern Family.”

The Secret piqued my interest a while ago, but just recently when someone mentioned it again, I thought, there’s a movie now, that’s not a huge commitment—I’ll check it out. We watched it the other night, and it turns out The Secret is not such a big secret, as far as I’m concerned. The message, though, I do contend, is powerful and valuable. Basically, that message is: focus on the positive and you will attract more of the same.

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#20: Wondrous Quinoa

To this day, rarely but consistently, I am asked: “So where do you get your protein if you don’t eat meat?” I have to say I’m amazed that this is still a concern at all, since there are so many, many people now who eat vegetarian and vegan diets, and so many who show up in the news as having had life-changing experiences from changing their eating habits.

However, I do respect the question, especially since it means one more person is not only interested, but also getting educated, and who knows, might give vegetarianism a try.

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