Share your blog!

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First of all If you reblog this post you help me, I help you and you help your readers, so everyone wins..

There are thousands of good blogs out there and think of all of that we are missing just because they are not visible to us. That’s why I want to encourage you to share your blog with me so that I can read and hopefully many of my other readers as well. Continue reading Share your blog!

Update

Okay, first of all let me be honest. I could not finish the two last posts on my 31 days challenge. As you know guys, something happened very quickly and we are moving from where we live. Today many things have happened that we cannot tell you guys yet but they are for sure some positive and exiting things that I will tell you all about.

There is a lot of thing to do when you are in a moving process and today we have really worked hard in order to be done throwing away the things we don’t need from the storeroom as you can see on the pictures. Continue reading Update

Today’s special guest; Manuel

A brand new day beautiful people! A perfect day to introduce a new guest. Let us spread love and joy by visiting and supporting our new guest!

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Hi there Manuel Thanks for accepting my invitation to be a guest on my blog today.

Hello Roberta. The pleasure is all mine. I feel honoured that you thought about me to be part of your blog. By the way, I love what you are doing with your blog, bringing greater exposure to other amazing blogs that don’t have many readers.

Q.1)What made you want to start blogging?

You know something Roberta, I thought I had a reason why I started to blog, but this past couple of days that same question has been in my mind, so let me share with you and all your readers what I have discovered so far:

I am a person that has experience a lot of emotional suffering and in a way I needed a way to release all of this pain, so I open a WordPress account to pour all my emotions there. I started to do it not cause I wanted people to like what I was writing, but it was more of a therapy for me. I know what you are thinking, “If it is a therapy for you, why not do it with paper and pen and not in the internet.” It is simple; when I was little I got ridiculed for writing poems about my emotions so I stopped then I started again on February of this year. I was so self conscious of people reading my emotions and in a way writing them on WordPress has given me my self esteem back cause people don’t call me names. To be honest, I can’t believe there are almost 800 people reading my emotions and liking what I write. It is surreal.

Q.2)How would you describe your blog to someone that never read it?

If you were to only see the name of my blog emotionsoflife2016 you will probably think it is someone writing about emotions and indeed it is about emotions, my emotions of life. Continue reading Today’s special guest; Manuel

How to increase the traffic on your blog

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Lately I have gotten many questions on how I have been able to increase the number of readers on my blog. There is no recipe for doing this but I would like to share my strategy with you guys. Continue reading How to increase the traffic on your blog

Project BMG – Be my guest

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It has been a fantastic journey here on WordPress and I have met a lot of nice people. I am a strong believer in helping one another on the way to the top. I have an idea that I hope will succeed which I have never tried before and that is to let you write guest posts on my blog by getting the access to my readers while also being able to link to your blog page. The Project BMG  will have started at August 10 and two guest have being posts posted every day.

You might think why I’m doing hat and the answer is simple. In that way I would be able to get to know many fantastic bloggers and having the opportunity to read interesting posts while you have the opportunity to get more followers by being able to share your posts here.

The rules are:

  1. no racism is allowed
  2. no propaganda is allowed
  3. no campaigns but opinions are welcomed
  4. no porn or nudity is allowed
  5. You can write about anything you want as long as you follow the rules above

Continue reading Project BMG – Be my guest

Blissfully Disconnected

Any such thing that you have taken for granted will put up its absolute worth once it ceases to be around.

The day following my arrival in Palakkad (my native place in the Indian state of Kerala) saw me staring into oblivion, feverishly wondering what I could do to productively use my break without the luxury of Wi-Fi, a book or the newspaper for distraction. Continue reading Blissfully Disconnected

Today’s special guest; Lisa

Hello sunshines! The day is just fantastic in Norway with blue skies and the sun is shining. Amazing! A perfect day to introduce you guys a new special guest.

First of all I want thank you Lisa for accepting my invitation to this interview. Please visit her site and spread some love.

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Q.1) What made you want to start blogging?

 I wanted to start writing again after taking a five-year break between 2010 and 2015. I wanted to start practicing on writing so that I could start freelance writing again for magazines and/or newspapers. One of my childhood friends, Ryan Loera asked me if I wanted to start writing in one of his blogs last year and I said yes. I eventually started Life of an El Paso Woman on February 25, 2015.
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Q.2) How would you describe your blog to someone that never read it?
Life of an El Paso Woman is about the people and places in El Paso, Texas, along with music, movies, art, current events, women’s issues, the Hispanic culture, my life, etc. El Paso is the sixth largest city in Texas. It’s a border town that’s 45 minutes away from Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. It’s also 45 minutes away from Las Cruces, New Mexico.

Continue reading Today’s special guest; Lisa

What we do at the gym

Hello everyone!

There is so many things going on in our lives now after we decided that we are going to move from Stavanger. Yesterday was the most busy day with a lot of reflections because moving is a big step to take but the right one for us. This made me to completely forget to post yesterday’s schedule which I want to apologise for. However, I hope you understand that my head can get a bit messed up when there is so many things going on. As a result of this I will post two schedules today.

This post is about what me and my boyfriend do at the gym. We want to be an active couple  and we do care about how we look. This is of importance because it heightens up our self-esteem as well as we want to look good for one another. I have to admit that we have lost some of the rhythm during summer time and these pictures are from the spring where we use to get up 6 am to go to the gym. Waking up early and exercise is so good. It is very hard at the beginning but once you get started and make it a routine it is so beneficial since you feel very awake and it gives you so much energy afterwards for the rest of the day.

On the picture below you can see how I started. You can see that I have no weights on since I started easy and advanced as time went by. When you are a rookie it is important to start easy on your body because starting too heavy will make you lose your motivation. The exercises that you see below are for chest and triceps but I have also included exercises for the back and legs as well.

 

 

On the next picture you can see that I have advanced and put some weights on. It is important to do so because Continue reading What we do at the gym

Today’s special guest; John

Hi there awesome readers!  It is a new day and  a good day to have a new special guest on my blog today!

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 Hi  John. Thanks for accepting my invitation to be a guest on my blog today. I appreciate!

Thank you Roberta for requesting a interview. I have been a private person for 58 years. I started using my writer’s name “Coyote poet, later changed to John Coyote and today my real name John Castellenas. I didn’t want to effect my family life with my honest and direct thoughts of my youth.  Today I’m 58 years old and I believe words are great power. We must attempt to make our world better. We need our Hemingway, Kosinski and non-fiction writers to write the truth about life and war.

Q.1) why  did you start to blogg?

I started writing in 6th grade for the school paper. At seven years old, I was reading Jack London and Mark Twain. I expanded to Hemingway, Kosinski and the great writers of my time. Blogging came easy to me because of my love for story and poetry. A new way to share writing and thoughts. The internet allowed us to write, meet talented writers, network and learn.

Q.2) How would you describe your blog to someone that never read it?

I would describe my blog as the soup of life. Many things inside my words and to be shared. I’m a  storyteller who believe. Reading and writing can improve our world.

Q.3) What’s your favourite part of blogging?

Time is my hardest thing to control. I work 52 hours a week. I must squeeze time-in for my writing and reading. Writing and reading are my pleasure and my family. Of course.

Q.4) What is the most difficult things about blogging? And what do you find the easiest? 

The most difficult thing about blogging. I believe you must have  hard skin. Don’t allow naysayers and negative people to stop you from writing. Writing is learning. I have 50 plus journals of writing. My initial writing was hard and coarse. Each day is a lesson to be better in anything we want to do,

Q.5) How much time do you spend on blogging?

I spend about 25 hours a week. My days off. I read as much as I can and I try to write.

Q.6) What do you think is the best social media strategy to get more visitors to a blog? Continue reading Today’s special guest; John

Things I wanna do before I die

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We are all going to die someday and we have only limited time on this earth. The world is full of exiting things to experience and it is actually difficult to make a list since I want to see so much. However, I had to limit my wishes in order to be able to write this post and I have come up with 7 things I wanna do and see before I die. Continue reading Things I wanna do before I die

My apologies

I am really sorry for the inconvenience that the change of blog design will bring. I am working on it but it will take some time because this is not my strongest skill but I am doing it as fast as I can.

Thank you for your patience and your understanding. ♥

 

Hugs❤

Nothing to lose

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My DNA as a blogger is to always share positive thoughts and spread joy on my blog since I believe that people have enough dealing with their own problems than listening to mine. I don’t like to share my problems since I don’t want to use my blog as a platform for doing so. This post will have a positive message but also contain some negativity since my boyfriend and I we are facing some issues in the city where we live. Today we have a confession to make! Continue reading Nothing to lose

Project BMG – Chilly choice of outfit in summer

This is my little moment dedicated to clothing or fashion or whatever you want to call it, as it is not mere fashion or fashion news or what’s hot or not right now. It’s fashion to utility in my daily routine. I love beautiful, stylish clothes… and who doesn’t?! Some maybe are not that fond of fashion or following trends, and probably are not so focused on clothes, to them it is just a random choice as long as it’s clean, tidy and comfy.

Continue reading Project BMG – Chilly choice of outfit in summer

Project BMG – Eye Complications of Diabetes

 Diabetes is a systemic disease that can affect various organs and systems.  It is a leading cause of eye complications that usually have slow onset, are painless and generally might have no symptoms until it’s too late.  This is why I can’t stress enough the importance of seeing an eye doctor at least once a year. Continue reading Project BMG – Eye Complications of Diabetes

My background

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You don’t choose your background and it can determine parts of your life either positively or negatively. You can inherit a lot of money which can give you a flying start in life or you can come from a family that don’t even have money for sending their children to college which might affect that person’s futuristic income. Continue reading My background

Today’s special guest; Roberto

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Hello fabulous people! Today I have the honour to present the first guest of my new series “today’s special guest”
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Hi there Roberto. Thanks for accepting my invitation to be a guest on my blog today.
 
Thank you Roberta for inviting me to be interviewed in your blog which is an island of positivity and happiness sorely needed in this world. It is a pleasure and an honor to be interviewed by you and your blog.
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1.What made you want to start blogging?
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In the beginning of the 21st Century [in America and especially within the Latin Community as well as Latin America], there was a beginning of monopolization of information and culture by the few. Alternative viewpoints and modes of transmissions such as shortwave radio was fading into history. It was at that time that I decided to start blogging.
 
Another reason was that at middle age, I started to have the midlife crisis of wanting to write. I started by writing books dealing with health in 2003. My other occupation was a Dr. of Medicine working in the Administrative Realm. In 2006, I started to write sports [since I love football] and won a contest from Univision [a US Latin TV Station]. In Univision, I was a Sports Writer covering the 2006 World Cup for one month.
After finishing this period in my life, I did not want to lose the practice of writing or journalism. In August 2006, I started my blog “El Noticiero Alvarez-Galloso” with the purpose of sports and culture. The blog acquired a life of its own and then I went with WordPress in 2007. The rest is a journey.
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2.How would you describe your blog to someone that never read it?
 
It is a mixture of sports, nature, and alternative culture.
In sports, I report about football especially about Spain, La Liga, USA, MLS [Major League Soccer], NASL [North American Soccer League]. I write articles or record videos of sports either in events or interviewing artists who support their favorite team. Most of my sports videos are filmed with a background in nature so that people can appreciate the beauties of Southern Florida.
 
Within Alternative Culture, I interview artists [Christian and Secular] with the purpose of promoting their music and careers as a fresh start to people who are tired of the mainstream media. My background here could be in a hotel, restaurant, beach, or natural setting. The purpose here again is to promote Florida. I also promote Classical Spanish and Latin American Culture.
 
I have used my blog to also give publicity to God with Bible Verses. It was an idea that I learned while in Puerto Rico where my wife is from.
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3.What’s your favourite part of blogging?
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The writing and making of videos since both are spontaneous
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4.What is the most difficult things about blogging? And what do you find the easiest? 
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The difficult part is finding information to write or comment about as well as inviting people to be interviewed. The easiest is when everything is reconciled [found the information, inspiration, and the person invited to be interviewed accepts the invitation]
5.How much time do you spend on blogging?
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Depends on the day, time, and how I feel. I would usually spend two to three hours blogging.
6.What do you think is the best social media strategy to get more visitors to a blog?
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All of them are great although I use Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn.
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7.Would you encourage other people to make their blog?
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If the person has an idea, is creative and wants to express it for the good of humanity, then by all means do it. But this is not an easy task since there is competition from the mainstream and from other bloggers. There are some who are nice but there are others…. Will leave it like that. But regardless, people who have an idea and want to start a blog should do it after they find the subject that is interesting to them and the reader.
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8.How do you motivate yourself to keep the blog up and running?
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The desire to share new things or information with my public motivates me.
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9.What was the most challenging moment in your blogging journey so far?
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Attempting to maintain the creative juices
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10.Can you name some of your favourite bloggers and explain why they are your favourites?
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 Roberta Pimental for her ability to accentuate the positive [taking a quote from the  American Singer Bing Crosby] to make people feel better.
Zoe Ruiz for her novel “Historias Furtivas” from Chile which is one of the greatest 21st Century Novels.
Zoe Valdes for her articles about Cuba and the world as well as reading her articles and novels.
Adri Bosch for the reasons above.
Various sports blogs for information about football.
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11.What do you think is the best strategy that worked well for you to get more traffic to your blog?
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Depends on what one feels comfortable with. The best strategy overall is to be true to yourself and the reader as well as networking with other bloggers. The rest resolves itself.
12.What are you doing besides blogging?
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Spending time with my wife, bowling, going to different areas such as sport and cultural events and even bowling. I am also a stamp, coin, vinyl records and paper money collector.
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 13. Is there anything else you would like to add?
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Thank you Roberta for your interview in your blog. It was great talking to you. Those who are interested can visit me at alvarezgalloso.com For programs in English, you can visit AMI Radio at http://www.annamariaislandradio.com/RG.html
My best wishes to you and your readers as well as the rest of the world. Peace In, Peace Out, and Peace Everywhere or [as the Texas Singer Laura Marie would say] “Be Love”

My English Brazilian accent (vlog)

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Happy weekend everyone It is Friday!😀

Today has been such a wonderful day in Norway with blue skies and sunshine. We are desperate for days like these because it is very rare that we have it haha. It was really nice to have a day off from work so that I could spend some time with my boyfriend and a friend of us Janne.

I promised to make a video about my Brazilian accent when I am speaking English and I took the opportunity to make it today because of the lovely weather and at the same time show my city in beautiful sunshine.

You can watch the video below to get a insight of my city and off course hear my funny accent which will give you a laugh as a good start to the weekend. I am actually a bit embarrassed for posting it since I did not like to listen to my accent.

 

 

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Schedule nr 3 I hope I made you smile on this video🙂

Have a wonderful day!

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Treat others as you would want them to treat you

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Mankind tends to try to achieve what is best for themselves. We often think «what is in it for me?» In economic theory we have the concept of maximizing our own utility and trying to get the most out of every situation and choice we are in front of.

There is nothing wrong in trying to achieve things in life and I think that everyone should try to get the most of their talents. The problem is when the maximization of «ME» is hurting the person next to us. When greed is set above values and so on. In situations like that we tend to forget about the other persons in our surroundings and it is easy to hurt people on our way to the maximization of ourselves.

I believe that it is possible to become successful and think about others wellbeing at the same time. I am a firm believer in karma and think that as you sow you will harvest. If you are an egoistic person only thinking about yourself you might succeed for a while but eventually it will come back to you in some way. What I am trying to say is that if you treat people nice then people will treat you nice as well and you are not in risk of getting backstabbed by these people when you might need them. Don’t think that despite being at the top of your life that you will never need someone to support you. That can be everything from having someone to talk to or get recommendations for a job you are applying for. Respect needs to be earned and you must understand others in order to be understood. When you spread love to the people around you then people will start to care for you as well.

The message of this post is that we should always treat people in the way that we want to be treated. The golden rule in life and it actually works. You might think that it is stressful going around and think about others all the time but you will gain in the long run. You don’t need to be religious in order to believe in the my message. Everyone should care for the person around them and the world will become a much better place if we can succeed by helping others to succeed as well. So I want to re-frase the question in the beginning to «what’s in me for you?»

What are your thoughts around this topic?

 

 

 

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Today’s Photoshoot & Outfit

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It has been a while since I have posted outfit pictures and even new pictures. I am a very low person and I have a height of only 1.60 m. I wish that I was 10cm taller haha. Usually I never use a long dress since I feel that a long dress is more suitable for a taller person but for a few years ago I found a dress that I like so much and I feel that it fits really well even for a low person as me.

It has been a really nice weather today and me and my love Johan we went out for a walk to enjoy the warm and lovely surroundings that the summer creates. We believe that the next days are the last days of summer for this year and that is why we have to enjoy them. Soon the fall kicks in and then we have to prepare ourselves for rain and storms and try to enjoy our time inside our house with hot chocolate, movies and so on haha.

 

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I took the opportunity to take some pictures since the weather is so lovely today and bring some updates to my awesome readers. I hope you enjoyed it and I wish you an outstanding day.

 

 

 

 

 

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What I care about

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I was in a period of my life where I kind of had lost parts of my identity and was searching for things which could bring meaning to my life. Everything was okay with me it was just that I felt that my life was very ordinary and I found it strange that only ordinary things like eat, sleep and study/work were my whole life. I was searching for something more something where I could feel  alive and contribute in some way. I was starting to think about what my mission here on earth is if I was only supposed to live this ordinary life.

Self realisation is important to both me and my boyfriend. He believes in taking advantageous of every opportunity in life and maximise every ability that the good Lord gave us and live a successful life. This kind of self realisation is to superficial for me and does not contain enough meaning. Yes it is good to get a good education and earn money but there would be something missing in my life if these were the my whole life. It was kind of frustrating to see him being passionate about his things while I was walking around without any true meaning in life.

This went on for quite a while until I got to know a woman that lives in Stavanger. She told me about a project where young people without family and young people that don’t live with their parents can participate on camps and other social activities. There are many young people that are in the same situation and in that way they can get friends and also be able to have some adult role models in their lives. I was pretty exited when she told me because I have had a complicated childhood and the well being of children and young people is very important to me. I guess I have been living with the dream of being able to help others, specially this group of people for my whole life. However, with this kind of job there is a huge responsibility as well which both scars me and motivates me.

I took the chance and signed up as voluntary for one weekend. I did not want to go alone so  I convinced my boyfriend to come along with me. I played the “cute card” with him which never fails. I have my methods for getting what I want haha. On the other hand he knows how important this is to so he wanted to support me as well. It was an exiting and challenging weekend where I had the chance to get to know them, hear their stories and being the role model that they miss in their lives. For the first time in a long time I felt alive. I felt that I had finally found something meaningful in life where I could have a bigger purpose than just exist.

I have participated on camps a few times more and now I am really engaged in their project. This project is driven thanks to a christian organisation in Stavanger. However, finance issues is a concern for them and being able to raise enough funds is crucial for further existence of the project. I want to contribute and there is no better way of doing so than using my blog. I have the opportunity to spread their message due to my number of readers which is nice and that is why I am writing this post today because I want you to take part as well. If you don’t live in Stavanger and don’t have the opportunity to participate on camps by being there you still have the chance to contribute by donating some money on my pay pal account that would help them to continue the awesome mission.  Being part of something bigger is important because there are many people in this world that is not that fortunate.

Donate your contribution below!

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Donate your contribution below!

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schedule nr 23 I hope you enjoyed it🙂

Have a wonderful day and weekend!❤

 

 

Captivating good memories

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Hello awesome people!

A new week just started and I can’t wait to see what happiness this week will bring. I hope you have had an amazing weekend since I have had a magical one. Yesterday I travelled very early in the day and the weather was pretty good with only a few clouds but as you can see we could see blue skies.

I am very afraid of flying and I get butterflies in my stomach when I sit waiting for takeoff. I am glad that it is a short travel around 45 minutes each flight but I have to take two flights to Ålesund since there are no direct flights. For some reason I brought with me my camera something that I usually don’t do when I visit my children since I use my mobile. Despite being afraid of flying I get really fascinated every time we are up in the air and it is amazing to see God’s creation. It was exiting to see parts of my city from the air and I suddenly remembered that I had brought my camera with me and I have never taken picture with my camera from an airplane. Today you can see where I live from the skies.

 

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I don’t know if I have told you but I have two beautiful daughters that also live in Norway. The name of my oldest one is Stephanie and the name of the youngest is Gabrielle. Stephanie is 18 years old and Gabrielle is almost 9 years old. We don’t live together but we do meet as much we can. It is always amazing to see them and spend time with them.

The visit started with my youngest one since Stephanie had been at a sleepover party at a friends house. As you can see on the picture below Gabrielle was really happy for the gift that I gave her and she had to wear the clothes right away.

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We made an appointment with Stephanie to meet her at Burger King and eat some junk food. Gabrielle got so exited because she loves to be outside and playing with her older sister . We had a really good time together and after having eating we decided to go and buy some ice cream hehe.

We are living by moments and it is the moments that we will remember when we get old. That is why it is important to capture every one of them to be able to look at the nice times that we have spent together. It is particularly nice for me to look at all the fun and memorable moments together when I am not with them. As you can see the saying «pictures tell more than a thousand words” is really true from the pictures below.

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In the end of the visit me and Stephanie went to a flower shop and looked at all kinds of amazing different flowers and was looking for some inspiration for my apartment but I didn’t buy anything this time. Maybe next time I will take something with me back to Stavanger.

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On my way home I was exhausted but inside me I was really happy after having seen the most precious in my life. Besides being happy there were some feelings as well where I didn’t want to say goodbye. That is always the hardest part of every visit I give them.

Back in the airplane I could not ignore the beautiful view from the window. I feel blessed to have a chance to see such a magnificant view and I must say that the moon combined with the beautiful colors on skies were just amazing.

When I was approaching Stavanger Airport and was descending the sun was about to go down. I could not miss such a fantastic scene and had to take a picture on my way home as well.

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Now I am back in Stavanger again and a new week lies ahead of me but I will carry with me the memorable moments from the weekend and think about how lucky I am to have these two beautiful persons in my life. I am looking forward to see them soon again.

How was your weekend?

Letter From My Future Self

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Dear Ena:

Looking back at all you have accomplished, I am so proud of you! I know you struggled in your early years with self-esteem and confidence. You always felt like you weren’t good enough and you did not love who you were. You felt like people judged you negatively because of your weight and you had a hard time finding a place to fit in.

Then finally the light bulb went off in your head and you realized you didn’t need to be a different person to be happy, successful or loved. You finally accepted that you were good enough and didn’t need to change for anyone! You finally started to love who you were both on the inside and outside. You finally understood you were worthy of all things good in your life.

I am so happy that this evolution happened and now you can say you lived…

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When God laughs

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When God laughs

A Poem by Coyote Poetry

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I read Jack London book today “When God laughs.” It is a amazing book.

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          Quotes and words from a amazing writer Jack London and friends.”The gods, the gods are stronger: time Falls down before them, all men’s knee Bow, all men’s prayers and sorrow climb Like incense toward them: yea, for these gods, Felise”
Harry Cowell
“That is she! Holy as love, and sweeter! Just a woman, made for love: and yet-how shall
I say?-drenched through with holiness as your own air here is with the perfume of flowers.
Well. they married. They played a hand with the gods-”
Jack London”
How to keep the flame-winged lute-player with his dumb eloquence of desire? To feast him was to lose him.
Their love for each other was a great love. Their granaries were overflowing with plenitude: yet they wanted to keep…

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Golden

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Peace, Love and Patchouli

Between the silence of a waking dawn

thoughts wrestle their way from sleep softened places

the golden place where dreams leave off

and life begins anew.

Gentle rays find weary eyes that search

the distance for an answer

created so very long ago

the when’s and whys of yesterday

we set aside in a quiet space

knowing that in this moment

this is all that matters now.

Silver spun images greet a soul needy

for the whisper of an ease into the day

and we stand just being

inhaling each moment that finds us,

living this one created miracle in space

where we reside as a part of

the masterpiece.

Gorgeous image taken by a friend Tracy Stiles

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Content Is Not Enough, It Takes Context

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Everyone thinks that if they just start a blog, then by simply putting out blog posts alone is all it will take to become a success.

The problem with that though is that there is a supply and demand issue in creating content.

There is so much supply of content that it’s no longer enough to just put out good daily content by itself anymore. It takes context now to really build a following.

Building context with people is what will get people to see your blog, but your content is what will make sure they stay.

When it comes to creating content, it’s best to try to put out content daily or to get as close as you can to that as possible. Seven days a week is obviously better than six days a week, and five days is better than four days, but if you’re only writing once…

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Sustainance

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Sustenance is the word we all yearn

Politician, for power and influence

Capitalist, for riches and opulence

And people, only for independence

I belong not to the dynasty but I care

With emptiness in mind I stare

Is there someone who dares

A man of substance with a candle that flares

What is mine today will it be mine tomorrow

What I desire today will it be a desire tomorrow

My possession is poverty and I desire prosperity

I crave for stillness and simplicity

My concerns engage me forever

A desire for change and a conflict with power

Is it a change that I desire, or do I change my desire

Who will bare my ignorance and rid me of my innocence

I want this planet in balance; this is what I call sustenance

At the end of the tunnel is a funnel of prosperity

In spite of inequality, diversity…

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Dreams vs. Destiny

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If you had to choose between living your dream or your destiny what would you choose?

We all have this ideal life we call our dream, but wouldn’t living your true destiny be a much more fulfilling life? Each and everyone of us was put here for a specific reason. Yes, some may be destined to have a bigger impact than other, but nonetheless we all have a destiny to pursue here in this life. We must make the sacrifice to forego our personal desires in order to fulfill the life we were meant to achieve. Rumi once made a good point that ties directly into this and my previous post on ego. When you let go of who you are, you become who you might be. Getting past your ego bound ideology will allow you to get past pursuing your own dreams and desire, and instead point you in the…

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