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The Three Commitments

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Sometimes the weight of life can seem heavy. You can either be crushed by it or learn how to carry the load. In the fall of 2016, I was traveling non-stop for my work with yoga master Tao Porchon-Lynch. At now almost 100 years old, she shows us how to live with vitality regardless of age. Dancing Light, the book we co-wrote (along with my mom Janie Sykes-Kennedy) won ten awards, and then Tao and I were featured in Athleta’s Power of She campaign. It’s been an exciting time. However, I’ve been experiencing a very strange dichotomy. In between amplifying Tao’s light, I have been fighting extreme darkness in the sunny state of Florida.

Remember Who You Are

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A DOSE OF POWER LIVING®: Remember Who You Are – As Dr. Seuss said, “Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you’ve ever imagined.”

Get Up And Dance

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A DOSE OF POWER LIVING®: Get Up And Dance – As legendary dancer and choreographer Martha Graham said, “Nobody cares if you can’t dance well. Just get up and dance. Great dancers are not great because of their technique, they are great because of their passion.”

Pay For Your Goals

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QUOTE CARD: “Dreams are free. Goals have a cost. While you can daydream for free, goals don’t come without a price. Time, Effort, Sacrifice, and Sweat. How will you pay for your goals?”
-Usain Bolt

Be Determined To Succeed

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A DOSE OF POWER LIVING®: Be Determined To Succeed – As Og Mandino said, “Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.”

Go Out On A Limb

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A DOSE OF POWER LIVING®: Go Out On A Limb – As Frank Scully said, “Why not go out on a limb? Isn’t that where the fruit is?”

Acknowledge Your Angel

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A DOSE OF POWER LIVING®: Acknowledge Your Angel – “The child hurriedly asked, ‘God, if I am to leave now, please tell me my angel’s name.’ ‘You will simply call her, ‘Mom.’”

Your Angel

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QUOTE CARD: The child hurriedly asked, “God, if I am to leave now, please tell me my angel’s name.” “You will simply call her, ‘Mom.’”
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