Living with Grace, Flow and Ease

Author: Cheryl Baldwin and Mary Finerty
Publisher: BalboaPress
ISBN: 1452588333
Category: Self-Help
Page: 108
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Grace is a positive influence emanating from a source greater than us. It enhances our spiritual well-being and leads to improved flow and ease in our lives. The authors share powerful stories about living with grace, flow, and ease, and ways you can actively invite these joyful gifts to work for you as part of an awakened, intentional life.

Living with Grace

Life Lessons from America's Princess
Author: Mary Mallory
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493036874
Category: Performing Arts
Page: 224
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Poised, cultured, and unforgettable, Grace Kelly had the aura of a princess, even before she was crowned. She exuded grace, polish, flair, and serenity as a fashion icon, actor, and humanitarian. Living with Grace is a captivating look at this elegant woman who has been an inspiration for many and whose legacy enlightens a new generation of fans. Seldom seen photos and outtakes are complemented by inspiring quotes from and about Grace and the famous roles she played. These words and images highlight what made her so iconic on film and in life.

What Would Audrey Do?

Timeless Lessons for Living with Grace and Style
Author: Pamela Keogh
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781440639340
Category: Self-Help
Page: 272
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From the New York Times bestselling author of Audrey Style comes a charming guide to Audrey Hepburn?inspired living for the modern woman Audrey Hepburn epitomized grace and style, not only in her appearance but in her very essence. Whether in fashion, relationships, her work on the screen, or for UNICEF and her home life, there is no one more worthy of imitation. How did she do it? What Would Audrey Do? is the answer: a complete Audrey primer, with rich anecdotes and insight from the people who knew her best, and Audrey-inspired lessons in loveliness, including: · Dating advice from the woman who enjoyed romances with John F. Kennedy, William Holden, and Albert Finney · What made her an icon, and how to apply her style choices to twenty-first-century clothes, makeup, and accessories · Raising children, trying to raise husbands, and making home life balanced in every way · How to travel, what to pack, and maintaining your cool on the road · Using renown (long before Angelina and Bono got all the press) to help others around the world · Insight into her rich interior life and the discipline, intelligence, and generosity that made her so compelling In an era fraught with selfishness, flamboyance, and sensational headlines, Audrey as a role model is precisely what the world needs.

Living with Grace

A Mum's Guide to Self Discovery and Reconnection Amidst the Beautiful Madness of Parenting
Author: Cathy Spooner
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780995378506
Category: Family & Relationships
Page: 276
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Do you feel overwhelmed by the demands of being a mother? Do you crave more balance in life? Does it feel like somewhere along the line you have lost touch with yourself? You're not alone. Living with Grace is a practical guidebook for mums who have a longing to let go of self limiting belief and to welcome balance and peace into their lives.

The Grace of Living with Cancer

Author: Barb Stanley
Publisher: BalboaPress
ISBN: 9781452540214
Category: Health & Fitness
Page: 60
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Cancer can be devastating, or it can be a redefining moment in ones life. For some it can be the catalyst to intentional living and redefining priorities. Is it ever too late to become the person you wanted to be? Author Barb Stanley chose to make cancer work for her. Instead of saying, Why me, Barb said, Why not me? She made a positive thing out of her diagnosis and used her cancer to motivate and inspire people, to educate, and to encourage others who suffer.

Being Black

Zen and the Art of Living with Fearlessness and Grace
Author: Angel Kyodo Williams
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101199458
Category: Religion
Page: 224
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Being Black has gained an enthusiastic following in African American and Zen communities. Angel Kyodo Williams shows black Americans how to develop a "warrior-spirit" of truth and responsibility that can lead to happiness and personal transformation. The principles and tools she offers provide a framework for addressing the African American community's unique worries, hopes, challenges, and expectations. Williams uses an eloquent, hip, and honest approach to share personal stories, time-tested teachings, and simple guidelines that invite readers of all faiths to discover how to step into the freedom of a life lived with fearlessness, grace, and fluidity.

Days of Grace

Meditations and Practices for Living with Illness
Author: Mary C. Earle
Publisher: Church Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 9780819227201
Category: Religion
Page: 128
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Using the metaphor of pilgrimage, this book invites readers to reflect on living with illness. The heart of the book is a collection of thirty meditations, followed by a reflection, a short prayer, and a suggested spiritual practice. The meditations voice the difficulties and the challenges of living with illness, and call the reader toward a deepening understanding, compassion and generosity. While the meditations intend to offer comfort, they are also written from the conviction that God invites us to grow even in these circumstances. When living with chronic, terminal, or progressive illness, discovering a way to pray can be quite a challenge. These thirty meditations provide a welcome means with practices inspired by the psalms. Excerpt Day One “You will show me the path of life” —Ps. 16:11 If you are reading this meditation, in all probability you are learning to live with illness. Your illness may be chronic or progressive or terminal. In any case, you are entering a school of experience for which our culture offers little wisdom. You are seeking to find a way to live with the stresses and the discomforts of a body that is somehow weakened. You are trying to live within new limitations. You are also coming face to face with the fact of your own mortality. The wisdom tradition of scripture tells us that this kind of experience, as harsh and painful as it may be, also offers us the opportunity to come to terms with reality. We begin to remember that we are creatures. We begin to recognize that our lives are fragile and that our bodies can suffer from many different maladies. We begin to reorient and reframe our lives, within a new context — a context of difficult days and unexpected physical disruption. And we may begin to ask deeper questions about meaning and about life, about death and about eternity. When we ask those questions, we are beginning to take the first steps on a path of life. We are beginning to live at a deeper level, though it may not be the path we would have chosen.

Aging with Dignity, Living with Grace

8 Steps to Help You Overcome Adversity, Find Peace of Mind and Prosperity in the Second Half of Life
Author: David H. Brady
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781621374749
Category: Self-Help
Page: 178
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On January 4th 2010, I had stopped by a woman's home to speak to her 21 year-old son, at her request. It turns out he was suffering from severe mental illness. Without warning, he punched me so hard I flew through the air, landed on my back and then found him on top of me with my arms pinned under his legs while he drove about six or seven rage filled punches into my head sending my skull smashing into the solid hard-wood kitchen floor. The result of that incident: I have brain damage that has dramatically

Living and Dying with Grace

Counsels of Hadrat Ali
Author: Thomas Cleary
Publisher: Shambhala Publications
ISBN: 0834827549
Category: Religion
Page: 120
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Living and Dying with Grace is a book of aphoristic Sufi teachings on how to make one's way in the world—especially on how to bring spiritual insight to the affairs of daily life. Sufism, the mystical branch of Islam, contains a vast body of knowledge concerning the inner development of the complete human being. Among the greatest of Sufi masters, Hadrat 'Alî (598-661 CE), cousin and son-in-law of the Prophet Muhammad, is regarded as a paragon of compassion and virtue and a master of both exoteric and esoteric knowledge. He was not only a great warrior, statesman, and scholar, but also a devoted husband and father. Success in this life, 'Alî teaches, is bestowed on those who maintain generosity, intelligence, perseverance, integrity, and calm reflection. As for success in the hereafter, 'Alî says, "God, the Glorified, admits to Paradise anyone, at will, for truthfulness of intention and goodness of innermost thoughts." This book contains four hundred of Hadrat 'Alî's teachings, showing how people can use the everyday realities of their lives to cultivate wisdom and well-being, both temporal and eternal, offering a path to living and dying with grace.

Dignity and Grace

Wisdom for Caregivers and Those Living with Dementia
Author: Janet L. Ramsey
Publisher: Fortress Press
ISBN: 1506434223
Category: Religion
Page: 178
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Discovering how to live with dementia "I'm a stranger in a strange land," sighed the dignified gentleman Janet L. Ramsey met walking down the care-center hallway. Those words, her first glimpse of the confusion that comes with dementia, led her into a lifetime of work with older adults. If you have been diagnosed with dementia or you are accompanying someone with this illness, you may find yourself on a journey that began with a sudden diagnosis and an acute sense of panic. Or perhaps your journey started gradually, as you noticed changes in yourself or in your partner or parent. Whether sudden or gradual, the impact of a diagnosis of dementia reorganizes a family's entire life. Drawing on her own experience as a pastor, teacher, therapist, and family caregiver, as well as on interviews with eight family and professional caregivers, Janet L. Ramsey helps caregivers and those with impaired memories learn as they listen to each other. She also shows them how the Holy Spirit can awaken their imagination and understanding while they discover how to live with dementia.

The New Cancer Survivors

Living with Grace, Fighting with Spirit
Author: Natalie Davis Spingarn
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
ISBN: 9780801862670
Category: Health & Fitness
Page: 256
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The New Cancer Survivors digs deep for the truth and serves it up with humor and attitude—offering a wealth of information, comfort, and inspiration.

Living with a Purpose Tomorrow

Author: Malcolm J
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1465398090
Category: Poetry
Page: 142
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Containing 142 poems, Living With A Purpose Tomorrow will take readers to a new level of life. It will take them deep into poets psyche, making them gain an understanding of how he felt and what was going on in his mind at the time the poe...m was written. These poems are written to help you understand a part of my life, the author shares. As you continue reading, you will also read inspirational heart touching poems that resonate with your soul. Covering themes on encouragement, inspiration, life, emotions, love, hope, and personal experiences, these poems aim to help those who may be in situations that need emotional or mental support.

Living with Loss

Author: Dan Moseley
Publisher: Xyzzy Press
ISBN: 1601480059
Category: Family & Relationships
Page: 126
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"Discovering new life through the losses of life"--Provided by publisher.

Living with Ming

The Lu Ming Shi Collection
Author: Grace Wu Bruce
Publisher: Grace Wu Bruce Company Limited
Category: Antiques & Collectibles
Page: 215
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This volume presents the amazing Lu Ming Shi Collection, which comprises 71 examples of huanghuali and zitan furniture and scholar's objects. Together they represent the golden age of Chinese furniture design. Beautifully illustrated, each piece is described by Grace Wu Bruce, with a preface by Jean-Paul Desroches and an essay 'Collecting or the Passion of a Private Obsession: A Commentary on the Lu Ming Shi Collection' by Philippe De Backer.

Facing Up

Grateful Ned's Guide for Living and Dying with Grace
Author: Ned Stutman
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 1440140995
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Page: 152
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Ned Stutman's often humorous account of his life with, and dying of, cancer. The book was completed by family and friends from his incomplete text after his death.

Aging with Grace

Reflections That Revive Women
Author: Stephannie E. R. Solomon
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1477285040
Category: Religion
Page: 198
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Aging With Grace is designed to revive girls and women who desire to grow gracefully in the Lord. Stephannie E. R. Solomon dares to share what many Christian women discuss and want to hear more about as they follow Christ. Sex, parenting, the other woman, self-image, forgiveness, freedom, and victory are some of the topics showcased in Aging With Grace. Every reflection reveals that the grace of God is at work in the lives of female Christians as they sojourn on Earth. Sandwiched between the covers are compelling, challenging, conversational, and contemporized chapters that are introduced by eye catching and inter-generational titles. Surely Aging With Grace: Reflections That Revive Women is another gift and tool that is sure to be a blessing to the Body of Christ.