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21 Sep, 2008

What Motivates You?

Posted by: delitaagain In: Introspection

When I was younger, it was a matter of vanity. As I mature, it is a matter of respect. (paraphrased from Staging Your Come back, by Christopher Hopkins)  I’ve been thinking much about Aspiring and Inspiring, about the idea that we not only need a dream but desire, and that we are responsible for motivating ourselves. The […]

16 Sep, 2008

Aspiring and Inspiring

Posted by: delitaagain In: Lessons Learned

Today I’m thinking about having a dream and *wanting it.* Not having a dream is like not having a destination when you leave the house. That can be fun sometimes, but not when you want to get somewhere. And I’m thinking I need a specific dream, just like it helps to have a specific destination. So, […]

15 Sep, 2008

Introspection: Who Am I? Epiphany – Take 2!

Posted by: delitaagain In: Introspection

When I blogged about finding my style or image in Staging Your Comeback I was left with a slightly uncomfortable feeling in my mouth, like I hadn’t said it all quite right. So I went back to the book after a couple days and came to entirely new conclusions. We are nothing if not flexible! LOL I was thinking […]

11 Sep, 2008

Introspection: Who Am I? An Epiphany

Posted by: delitaagain In: Introspection

So I was reading the Staging Your Comeback book again and Christopher Hopkins, the Makeover Guy, was helping us to find our *type,* or maybe it was our *style.*  He said, “If you want to be appreciated for who you are, it helps to present those qualities in how you look.” Wow. Here is my version. I […]

10 Sep, 2008

Staging Your Comeback

Posted by: delitaagain In: Motivation

Today I found a book by Christopher Hopkins: Staging Your Comeback:  A Complete Beauty Revival for Women Over 45. He calls this part of our life “The Second Act.” I really like that concept. I read somewhere today (maybe there) that 40ies are old for being young, and 50ies are young for old age. That’s exactly […]

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