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End in Mind takes the universal experience of dying to help you re-imagine what it means to live fully at any stage of life.

We’re back and this time with the story of a well known television news anchor in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area who has beaten back cancer not once, but twice. How KARE-11’s Randy Shaver is living with purpose, vibrancy and hope.

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The Paradox of Change

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There’s something about soaking in the fullness of summer that invites a lull; the proverbial lazy hazy days of summer. Yet, given the ongoing pandemic restrictions, and the turbulence of sending the kids back to school (wherever and however that may be), many of us are experiencing that lull layered…

Responding to the Nature of Change

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I read somewhere recently that in the thick of COVID-19 uncertainty, we are collectively exercising an express lack of imagination if we rush too fast to try to make things go back to normal. As businesses and activities continue opening up and cases of the illness begin re-surging, it should…

Unfinished Business

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We are marking an unusual Fourth of July holiday this year. Blame the pandemic for the lack of big backyard barbecues, beach parties and fireworks displays. I was doing my morning radio show Friday, July 3rd, and listening to a Yale historian who was talking about America being "unfinished." This…

How to Have Courageous Conversations

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A couple of weeks ago, we had a podcast that outlined the elements of an engaging conversation and the importance of being in it with a creative mindset. “That’s great", you ask, "but how do I start?” As an End of Life Doula, following are some surefire things I lean…

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