I just love, love, love this.

I am grateful for great local businesses… especially ones that serve up a great cup of coffee!

The talented owner and barista Jimmy Zereneh crafted this delish cup of coffee. A cappuccino to be exact. Jimmy owns and operates TAMP Coffee. It is a gem.

The first location is almost a hidden gem. It is a little coffee shop in a little out of the way location in downtown Burlington.

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Six days in Spain! We traveled to Madrid. What a beautiful city.

The people were so friendly and generous. The architecture is frankly beautiful. The food was a bit of a challenge for me given that I don’t really like seafood but what I can say is it was an adventure.

We spent many nights walking around looking at the buildings. The lights were beautiful, placed just in the right place to highlight the unique architectural features of the old buildings.

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Daily Reminders
I subscribe to a lot of stuff that comes into my inbox every single day. Most I read occasionally…. but there is one email I read ALWAYS. That email is titled TUT…. the messages are always uplifting, inspiring and motivational.
Here is just one of the messages I have received recently….

Christy, here’s a snippet of advice that comes from an as yet undiscovered manuscript buried deep in some Pyrenees mountain cave…

“Choose feelings over logic,

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THE FOUR AGREEMENTS
Have you ever read the  book The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz? It is about the Toltec Teachings.
Don Miguel Ruiz describes Toltec knowledge this way on his website… “Toltec knowledge arises from the same essential unity of truth as all the sacred esoteric traditions around the world. Though it is not a religion, it honors all the spiritual masters who have taught on the earth. Though it does embrace spirit,
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There is nothing better than lunching with a friend!

Today I am grateful for a lunch date with a good friend. It isn’t for anything special. It isn’t at a special restaurant…It is just because.

I believe it is important to find time for yourself and to reconnect with the people in your life. So….today I reached out to a friend and asked her to meet me for lunch. ¬†That means I will close the computer,

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