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Facing the Music

Posted by Paige Oxlaj on Sunday, September 2, 2012, In : self-development 
It started as a dare... All around the wooden bar, people swayed to the karaoke with their rear-ends firmly planted in their stools, feet on the floor. I couldn't contain my desire to unchain myself from my bar stool. I couldn't blame alcohol, as I was downing Diet Pepsi at the same rate that others chugged Michelob. I just had an overwhelming desire to move.  So, as a friend started to wow the crowd with her amazing voice, I scooted myself closer to an inebriated barfly and commanded "dance ...
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Fear and Love in Politics

Posted by Paige Oxlaj on Saturday, September 1, 2012,
"I was once asked why I don't participate in anti-war demonstrations. I said that I will never do that, but as soon as you have a pro-peace rally, I'll be there." - Mother Teresa


Mother Teresa had amazing wisdom when it came to the power of words. She knew that it is far more powerful to be in favor of something than against something.  When you attack the views or beliefs of someone else, instead of promoting your views and values you are in essence giving your adversary power.  Like any ch...

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Living Life of Adventure, One Breath at a Time


Paige Deiner My life is a wild carpet ride full of unique experiences and one of a kind adventures. I sometimes find myself holding onto the tassels, rather than sitting squarely in the middle of my "magic carpet" - but so far I haven't fallen off and I'm loving the ride. I am a Licensed Massage Therapist and a Yoga Alliance 200 yoga instructor. I have been a Reiki Master for 8 years, and have meditated since childhood. My daughter thinks I'm a hippie, I think I am a very organized dreamer. The truth may be somewhere in the middle. I would probably be a vegetarian but I fear mutiny... But I do try my best to practice what I preach. I yoga everyday and meditate nightly. I am lucky enough to have a fantastic Reiki partner so I receive some universal wisdom each Tuesday. And I am an avid, nerdy reader. I clean to books on tape, and usually read about two non-fiction and one fiction book a week.