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The word ‘Mold’ doesn’t strike people the same way as the word ‘Cancer’ does, and that’s simply because it has not been understood or publicized as much.

When most people hear about Mold their thoughts go to moldy bread that can just be thrown away or used to create penicillin, or they think of mildew in the shower that can easily be cleaned with bathroom cleaner.

However, the Mold I’m referring to is ‘Stachybotrys’ or otherwise known as Black Mold. See Reference


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In this time that we are living everyone is wanting Less Stress. However, is it beyond our reach to actually be able to live with Less Stress? Well, the answer to that question is no. We all have the capabilities to live with less stress than we currently do.

It doesn’t matter what the situation may be, we all have the same capabilities of reducing our stress level so we can immediately start living with Less Stress. …


We’re All Meant To Fly

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We're all meant to fly, but we often forget we have wings.

We all have gifts, talents, and dreams, and with those, we are meant to fly in our own individual way. Since I’m a musician and music lover, I’m going to use two masters as an example, Beethoven and Mozart.

With each musician, we were given some of the most wonderful music that we all still enjoy today, but what if one of those musicians didn’t listen to his heart? Then that beautiful music would have never been available for us all to enjoy…


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We often hear the phrase ‘How can we get from A to B’, but what exactly is that phrase saying and then just how do we get from A to B. That phrase is simply saying, how can we get from where we are at the present to where we really want to be in life.

Many times we often get stuck in life, and when we do, we just want to get from that point where we are stuck to the point we really want to be. As a musician, it’s songs and music that often inspire me, as…


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We hear so many times, more than we’d like, how a family member’s, a friend’s, or even our favorite celebrity’s marriage ended. We hurt for them even though we understand. It’s difficult to find a couple these days that haven’t gone through a separation, a divorce, and were no longer together, but I want to present a little hope that a long-lasting marriage can happen.

Now I’m not here to bash divorce, I know that sometimes there’s no other way, but I do want to share my story and possibly give a little hope. I’m not saying that my marriage…


Bigfoot: Primate Or Prank?

Sighting from “Patterson–Gimlin film frame 352” by Patterson-Gimlin film. This is the familiar or popular face of Bigfoot. (Wikipedia)

Now before you jump off the page and call me a lunatic, I would like to present I’m not here to convince you one way or another, that’s for you to decide. However, I would like to take a deeper look into some of the new scientific discoveries regarding this subject.

Part of what draws so many into the Bigfoot craze is that it is a mystery we have yet to solve. People have loved mysteries from the very beginning. We’ve always enjoyed books like Sherlock Holmes, Agatha Christie, and on and on.

Even kids love…


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Our language is not only used to communicate with each other, but our language also defines our reality. Yes, it’s true. The language we use has a powerful influence on what becomes our reality.

Many who have gone before us knew this to be true. Incredible and influential people like Thomas Edison who once said after inventing the light bulb, ‘I didn’t fail 1000 times, the light bulb was invented with 1000 steps’, or Benjamin Franklin who once said, ‘Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise’, and also Henry Ford who said, ‘Whether…


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When most of us think of talking to a mirror, we usually think of the story of Snow White where the Queen would say, “Mirror, Mirror, on the wall…”, and well, you know the rest, but that’s not what I’m referring to. This is a technique that I learned about and even though it may sound unusual, there have been many people that have greatly benefited from this practice.

It’s really nothing new, public speakers, actors and performers, business owners and CEO’s, have all used the mirror at times to practice how they were going to present a speech, share…


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I have noticed so many times how music in itself is truly a universal language. It can go directly through the wall we often place up to protect ourselves and pierce right to our heart.

Everyone knows two famous notes that as soon as they are played we are immediately taken back to the intense suspenseful movie Jaws. How odd, that all it takes is two simple notes and we immediately know what it is.

That’s how powerful music really is. Could you imagine the movie Jaws without those two iconic notes? …


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As adults, it’s hard to play. We have so many responsibilities pulling us in many different ways. It’s hard to let go and just have fun, but we all can if we just try.

When we were children it was easier to play, we didn’t have a care in the world or all the responsibilities we now have as adults. We could let go and disappear into a world of playtime, of make-believe, of fun and laughs, but now we’re not children and it’s more difficult.

Why is it more difficult? Well, we don’t have the time, we have too…

D.V. Ford

Author, Composer, and YouTuber (aka Mr Zen Daddy)

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