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The USA

THE AMERICAN DREAM – A PARABLE

I would like to share this fable with you. It is one of those stories that made the email rounds a few years ago. The American Dream…… An American businessman was at the pier of a small coastal Mexican village when a small boat with just one fisherman docked. Inside the small boat were several […]

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Our Life Travel

RUN AWAY!

Never stay anywhere you don’t feel at home This piece of cheap art has always graced our front doorway. It is a reminder that when we get the impulse to run, we should act on it. I’m sure you can tell by the direction this blog has taken that we have been getting itchy feet. […]

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Happiness

ON THE OTHER HAND . . .

Bhutan builds “happiness” into the center of its development strategy Not all countries measure their success in terms of gross national product. This article, titled “A Wealth of Happiness” from The Wall Street Journal describes an alternative: Despite Bhutan being among the poorest nations in the world, almost all of its scholarship students studying overseas […]