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Reflecting On 2014 And Setting 2015 Intentions

Many people like to use the New Year as a time for reflection and goal setting. How did the year turn out? What did you get accomplished? What did you fail to accomplish? What did you set-out to accomplish but change directions in? What were some pleasant unplanned surprises? Last year I kept my reflections […]

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