Who Would You Choose to Converse With A Philosophical Exploration

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Imagine for a moment that you could sit down on a park bench and have a conversation with anyone in the world, living or dead. Who would you pick? Why would you pick them, and what burning questions would you ask? The thought of such a meeting is as tantalizing as it is profound. The […]

The Transformative Power of Solitude: A Personal Reflection

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In the hustle and bustle of our daily lives, where constant connectivity seems to be the norm, there exists a profound and often overlooked sanctuary—solitude. As I, L. Neil Thrussell, delve into the depths of this sacred space, I am compelled to share the transformative power that spending time alone holds. Solitude is not merely […]

Exploring Life’s Great Questions: A Personal Journey of Reflection and Dialogue

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In the quiet corners of our minds, there exist profound questions that stir the depths of our existence. Questions that transcend the routines of daily life and invite us into a realm of introspection. As I, Neil Thrussell, find myself spending a considerable amount of time pondering and engaging in conversations with others on these […]

Embracing New Beginnings: A Message from L. Neil Thrussell and Tina Thrussell

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Elevating Your Spirit, Embracing Your Dreams As the calendar turns the page to a new year, we, L. Neil Thrussell and Tina Thrussell, extend our heartfelt wishes to all for a Happy New Year! In this time of fresh starts and limitless possibilities, we pause to ponder: Do you engage in the tradition of making […]

The Heartfelt Gift of Coffee: A Token of Love and Connection from Green Bag Coffee

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In the realm of meaningful gestures that symbolize love and friendship for me, few things hold the intimate essence and warmth quite like a cup of coffee. It’s not just a beverage to me; it’s a catalyst for connection, a bearer of shared moments, and a symbol of cherished relationships. Alysia, my spiritually adopted daughter, […]

My Epic Quest for the Meaning of Life in Solitary Traffic

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Hey there, I’m Neil Thrussell, your average guy from Calgary with a penchant for pondering life’s big questions. And what better time to do that than when you’re stuck in the mother of all traffic jams on your way to Vancouver? Yes, you heard me right—traffic jam philosophy is now a thing, and I’m here […]

The Sweet Revolution: Why Cookies Deserve Their Own Food Group!

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Dear cookie enthusiasts, skeptics, and those still clinging to outdated dietary norms, Today, I come before you as a proud advocate of an audacious idea—one that might make nutritionists raise an eyebrow and send health-conscious folks into a frenzy. Brace yourselves, for I am about to propose something truly revolutionary: cookies should unquestionably be classified […]