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Dog Days

July 10, 2019 | Wendy Dwyer

I’ve always been jealous of my dogs and most of my cool friends because they don’t sweat. I do – a lot, and it’s always been a source of humiliation and embarrassment for me because nearly everyone I know seems to look like they constant...

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88,460 Average Dreams

88,460 Average Dreams

June 12, 2019 | Wendy Dwyer

I just read a statistic, from what I assume is a relatively reliable source, that an average of 44,230 weddings take place each weekend in the United States (TripSavvy). I read this statistic on a Monday morning before I’d even had my tea, a fact I mentio...

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Grand Romantic Gestures

Grand Romantic Gestures

January 17, 2019 | Wendy Dwyer

From about the age of two or three, it seems as if there’s a conspiracy at work aimed to ensure that life is filled with disappointments and ‘almosts’ that never quite hit the mark. It isn’t that life isn’t good or sweet or worthwh...

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Aging Authentically

Aging Authentically

November 27, 2018 | Wendy Dwyer

According to a study published in the journal Social Psychological and Personality Science, people who have had Botox injections are less empathetic. In something that feels almost karma-like in its irony, it turns out that just as others are unable to figure o...

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Reason to Believe -  A Modern-Day Fairy Tale

Reason to Believe - A Modern-Day Fairy Tale

September 14, 2018 | Wendy Dwyer

  I was listening to the story of the Ugly Duckling this afternoon, which got me thinking about how things are not always as they seem.  Actually, it started earlier, in that weird way the universe has on knocking you in the head with a message until ...

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In Defense of the ‘Humblebrag’

In Defense of the ‘Humblebrag’

July 16, 2018 | Wendy Dwyer

In Defense of the ‘Humblebrag’ Unless you’ve been hiding out in the mountains, living off the grid, or traversing the world via sailboat, you’ve certainly been exposed to the “humblebrag.” Though it’s been around for ce...

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Seven Secrets for Seniors

Seven Secrets for Seniors

June 11, 2018 | Wendy Dwyer

Honored graduates, family members, friends, teachers, support staff, and guests. I’ve been asked to share seven minutes of wisdom with you on how to conquer the many pitfalls in life and rise to the top, even when life seems to be all about trying to push...

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Leave a Message at the Beep

Leave a Message at the Beep

April 24, 2018 | Wendy Dwyer

Once upon a time, I worked for an answering service. Unless you are above a certain age – one that involves looking at your own neck with much disdain and actually using the discount at Beall’s on Tuesdays, you probably don’t even know what an...

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It Hurts to Be Beautiful

It Hurts to Be Beautiful

January 29, 2018 | Wendy Dwyer

I wasn’t even able to walk when my grandmother put me into a high chair in the kitchen of the apartment above the photography studio she and my grandpa shared and gave me my first home perm. I’m pretty sure I cried; at least it looks that way from t...

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The Best Office Christmas Party Ever!

The Best Office Christmas Party Ever!

December 8, 2017 | Wendy Dwyer

One of the more memorable and rewarding jobs I had before finding my way to Florida was working as a Bicycle Safety Educator for Cornell Cooperative Extension in my hometown of Cortland, New York. Yes. I’m that annoying person who cheerfully nudges you to...

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Attitude and Gratitude

Attitude and Gratitude

November 24, 2017 | Wendy Dwyer

My Aunt Joan was an amazing woman with so many incredible talents. A natural beauty like her mother (my grandmother), Aunt Joan was a designer, an inventor, a fabulous cook, and a capable writer. She was also confident and eloquent - gifted with the ability to ...

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