Welcome to Our Weird Lives

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Our Weird Lives is about genuinely connecting with one another by being honest about the weird or uncomfortable things we have been through. Odds are, you’ve never told anyone about how you went through a good chunk of your life believing, “Indian” food was really, “Native American” food. And I’ve only told a handful of […]

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Skeptics in Mind (Guest Post!)

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Do you live your life in fear of what they might say? Who, exactly, are “they” anyway and why should you care? An author I admire wrote in the foreword of his latest book, “In the early day of my career, I always wrote with skeptics in mind, trying to make sure they would approve […]

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Are you big enough for all your weird? One massive trick to find instant peace

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Featured Photo by Aaron Thomas You’ve probably never been told a basic truth about who you are. Which is a shame, because this truth eliminates your anxiety. When I realized this truth for myself, I experienced more freedom and space for happiness, yet had no space for depression, anxiety, or fear. Ready to hear it? Drumroll please… […]

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This is Why I Felt Weird Growing Up (Guest Post!)

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You never know what someone else has gone through Boy scouts proudly share their motto: Always be prepared. Maybe being a girl scout would have helped me in life. I’ve always felt unprepared for just about everything. But maybe if I share some of my story, you’ll understand why. Both sets of my grandparents emigrated […]

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