Friday, January 22, 2021

PEACE: Continuing the Legacy

January 21, 2021 by  
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So many are passing on before us. Those who paved the way for us to stand firm and continue the good fight for positive change. Yes, someone was there before — whether you know or not. But you best believe someone was there making the imprint so that you might be able to develop your […]

PEACE: The control we set free

January 4, 2021 by  
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Society often demands that we stay in control given the positions we maintain. The consistent discipline that the world depends on is itself dependent upon our ability to assimilate and regulate our comfort. But sometimes the universe demands that we stop and release. Let go — and trust the motion of the earth to turn […]

PEACE: Personality feeds the soul

November 16, 2020 by  
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Once, while I was listening to Oprah Winfrey, she dispensed one of the nuggets of wisdom that has placed her among the iconic voices of our time: “Use your personality to feed your soul.” It is sage advice on how to connect to our true destiny. In our day-to-day search for meaning and direction toward […]

Cardi B’s 28th “Arabian Nights” themed birthday celebration

October 22, 2020 by  
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Cardi B’s 28th “Arabian Nights” themed birthday celebration that took place over the weekend with her nearest and dearest at Vegas’ Area 51. Dose of Roses, Beverly Hills-based luxury floral lifestyle brand set the scene for Cardi’s celebration fit for a Libra with custom rose bouquets made up of 10K fuchsia, gold, pink and purple roses as the […]

PEACE: Find the courage within

October 19, 2020 by  
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We have all been met with challenges and disappointment, and the storm sometimes arrives when we least expect it. But we know it’s coming, and the intense anticipation of negative circumstances builds anxiety and fear of the unknown. I know because it happened to me. And when the fear became overwhelming, I remembered the words […]

YOU! HAVE THE POWER | Dr. Ellen Brown

September 14, 2020 by  
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Haves and have-nots: on the 2020 table? As we approach the November elections, let’s use our remaining time to prepare ourselves for battle. BY DR. ELLEN BROWN Most people who speak to me about politics agree that 2020 is an inflection point for our nation. Without exception, myself included, consequences attached to the promises offer […]

PEACE: Just DO IT!

September 14, 2020 by  
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There is no better time than now to JUST DO IT! We all have dreams of the life we wish to live — and each day you have to ask yourself, “Am I working toward my dreams or not?” Everyone’s dream is different, and it can be a physical or spiritual dream that embodies the […]

Direct Connect Job Listings – September 2020

September 10, 2020 by  
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Direct Connect Job Listings – September 2020 BY LAUREN ANDERSON The good news: there is job growth to report in Nevada, with construction work staying steady and strong during the COVID-19 crisis and other statewide industries showing signs of rebound. The tougher news: casino and hotel closures caused Las Vegas to lose about 128,000 jobs — […]

YOU! HAVE THE POWER | Dr. Ellen Brown

September 10, 2020 by  
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Why we can’t wait BY DR. ELLEN BROWN In 1964, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. released his book with this title. Its focus was to impress upon Blacks, people of color, America, and the world that time had come for “The Negro Revolution.” While his platform was nonviolence, he made it noticeably clear that violence […]

PEACE: Finding Peace where there is none

September 10, 2020 by  
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We are constantly looking to stay healthy and away from the deadly coronavirus. It’s the new norm in our daily existence: an uneasiness about life as we now know it and how to adapt. Our peace has been shaken and is sometimes hard to find. Especially for many who have pre-existing health conditions such as: […]