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Hooray Weekly is your place to plug into your greatness and to mine the sacred and everyday for Hooray Living with your host and fellow traveler, Lee Ann Hopkins.

Hooray Weekly is your place to plug into your greatness and to mine the sacred and everyday for Hooray Living with your host and fellow traveler, Lee Ann Hopkins.
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Hooray Weekly is your place to plug into your greatness and to mine the sacred and everyday for Hooray Living with your host and fellow traveler, Lee Ann Hopkins.

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English

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Episodes

Love 2.0

1/8/2018
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Happy New Year! Lee Ann has a short, SHORT story to get you started off right. And no surprise here–the story is about love! The story is called “Love 2.0”, and the script is below to read again later! May self-love be your starting point this year as you disentangle irrelevant, old and useless programs […] The post Love 2.0 appeared first on Hooray Living.

Duration: 00:09:40


Moments: Velveteen Rabbit

1/1/2018
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The Velveteen Rabbit is a classic. It’s a must-read as a child AND as an adult. Margery Williams (also known as Margery Williams Bianco) wrote this children’s book in 1922 about a stuffed rabbit and his desire to become real. The subtitle “How Toys Become Real” points the reader and listener to the truth. That […] The post Moments: Velveteen Rabbit appeared first on Hooray Living.

Duration: 00:28:49


Light Out of Darkness

12/18/2017
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Feeling a bit anxious in these dark and tumultuous times? You’re not alone! Listen in as Lee Ann shares two stories from her Icelandic travels that speak to the hope and light that we all need. It is the season of hope, light and expectation after all! From Lee Ann: Dear, dear Hooray Family and […] The post Light Out of Darkness appeared first on Hooray Living.

Duration: 00:21:19


Meditation on Yes

12/11/2017
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“Yes” is a superpower in our world of “No!” This meditation is a musing about my favorite word. Find out why! Maybe you’ll learn to like it as much as I do. The wonderful quote Lee Ann referred to in this episode: “Living is not a private affair of the individual. Living is what [man] […] The post Meditation on Yes appeared first on Hooray Living.

Duration: 00:13:40


Meditation on Otherness

12/4/2017
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We fall prey to the myth of “Otherness” especially in hard times. The concept of “otherness” grows out of our pain and suffering. And if we aren’t aware of our pain points, we will blame others for what ails us. Today, Lee Ann offers an answer to this “otherness” problem we seem to be having […] The post Meditation on Otherness appeared first on Hooray Living.

Duration: 00:21:11


Meditation on Inner Peace

11/27/2017
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Grab a chair, pillow or some place comfy! Today, Lee Ann guides us through a simple and relaxing meditation. Take 10-15 minutes for yourself. You’ve got the time. Stop and take a few moments during all the chaos that life seems to throw at you. You deserve it. Other Meditations You’ll Like: While the […] The post Meditation on Inner Peace appeared first on Hooray Living.

Duration: 00:18:56


Meditation on Gratitude

11/20/2017
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Today and everyday, the good life is about gratitude, right? You bet! In this episode, I consider this all-encompassing thing we call “gratitude” during that time of year when many of us–most of us–sit at overflowing tables, bow our heads and give thanks with our friends and loved ones. May you find within it something […] The post Meditation on Gratitude appeared first on Hooray Living.

Duration: 00:14:50


Moments: Kristin Pedemonti and “Superhero Grandma”

11/13/2017
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To say that “you’re in for a treat” is an understatement when it comes to hearing the extraordinary storyteller, Kristin Pedemonti. Today’s “Moments” episode is a story that all of us can relate to in some form or another. I don’t want to say anything about it because hearing the story is “it”… (Production Note: […] The post Moments: Kristin Pedemonti and “Superhero Grandma” appeared first on Hooray Living.

Duration: 00:11:32


Meditation on Power and Powerlessness

11/6/2017
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Which of these two do more damage: power or powerlessness? Given today’s environment in which we live, it’s important to know. Listen in and find out if you are, in fact, powerful. Prior “Meditation” episode(s) in this series: Meditation on Friendship Announcement(s): Next week, Lee Ann invites Kristin Pedemonti, storyteller extraordinaire, to share a […] The post Meditation on Power and Powerlessness appeared first on Hooray Living.

Duration: 00:11:41


Meditation on Friendship

10/30/2017
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We are a people in need of friendship–not only with others, but with ourselves. Today, Lee Ann explores friendship and belonging in this episode. Because this topic is so wide and so deep, we’ll return to this subject again. You’ll find the notes for the episode below. Please don’t forget to reach out to me, […] The post Meditation on Friendship appeared first on Hooray Living.

Duration: 00:19:52


Spirituality as the Unseen Made Visible

10/23/2017
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Today we hear a story, a children’s song, a poem and some wisdom about the meaning of spirituality. Spirituality is not a “to-do” in our lives, but more like a “TA-DA”! We make the invisible, visible in our lives. Join Lee Ann as she shares her weekly dose of love. And by all means, please […] The post Spirituality as the Unseen Made Visible appeared first on Hooray Living.

Duration: 00:18:13


Off the Cuff: Love Is the Best Thing Going

10/15/2017
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Love is what is real. We’re here to love, to bind up the broken-hearted, to feed and heal the sick, to be in relationship with one another, to cherish this glorious planet that we are lucky enough to inhabit. We’re here to be the love revolution. And yes, just like the F-bomb, love is a […] The post Off the Cuff: Love Is the Best Thing Going appeared first on Hooray Living.

Duration: 00:19:57


Moments: The Phone Call

10/2/2017
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A voicemail. A call. A father. And a daughter. May you find your own story within this short story from Lee Ann. Here’s one listener’s response “The Phone Call”: In “The Phone Call”, a 9 minute piece of storytelling art about a father and daughter, we receive the whole world — with its great compassion, […] The post Moments: The Phone Call appeared first on Hooray Living.

Duration: 00:09:09


High Holidays: Yom Kippur and Choosing Life

9/25/2017
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Yom Kippur is the holiest of days in the Jewish calendar year and it will occur this week. Find out why Lee Ann is talking about “choosing life” during this holiest of fast days. Announcement: Lee Ann will be doing a FREE workshop based on her book, You Are All That: Creating a Great Life with […] The post High Holidays: Yom Kippur and Choosing Life appeared first on Hooray Living.

Duration: 00:12:55


High Holidays: Rosh Hashanah and New Beginnings

9/18/2017
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L’Shana tova! Happy New Year! Rosh Hashanah and the Days of Awe are upon us as we stand at the beginning of new things, new activities and a new year. What are you hoping for? What will you choose for yourself? How will you live into this opportunity before you? Join Lee Ann (whether you […] The post High Holidays: Rosh Hashanah and New Beginnings appeared first on Hooray Living.

Duration: 00:15:05


High Holidays: Elul and Forgiveness

9/11/2017
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Preparations are underway for the Days of Awe (High Holidays) in the Jewish calendar. Come join the celebration and learn something new. This is a time of teshuvah–of turning and returning–a time of forgiveness. Let’s remember that forgiveness is a small shift with big consequences–maybe, even a miracle or two… Links for wonderful Jewish learning […] The post High Holidays: Elul and Forgiveness appeared first on Hooray Living.

Duration: 00:15:09


Off the Cuff: Re-Souling of America

9/4/2017
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Today, Lee Ann talks “off-the-cuff” about the troubles and answers for our collective malaise here in America. While we may be “drowning in information and starving for wisdom” in the U.S., most people want to be on the side of love and justice. But it demands that we look at ourselves individually and communally. “Who […] The post Off the Cuff: Re-Souling of America appeared first on Hooray Living.

Duration: 00:18:33


On the Porch with the Stoics: Seneca

8/20/2017
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We’ve taken a quick tour of Stoicism and heard from the likes of Epictetus, Marcus Aurelius and Seneca. Today, we end this series with Seneca’s piece that has been titled over the millennia, “On the Shortness of Life.” The piece is a strident call to action. Truly, it’s about seizing the day like no other […] The post On the Porch with the Stoics: Seneca appeared first on Hooray Living.

Duration: 00:12:26


Moments: 6th-Story Wave

8/17/2017
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A Washington, D.C. story from the 5th and 6th floors on Eye Street… Announcements: Storytellers–we want you and need you! Share a Moments-like story with Lee Ann and have a chance to be published/broadcast on Hooray Weekly. We’re looking for personal stories of 4-6 minutes that surprise, delight and/or teach. If you have something, please […] The post Moments: 6th-Story Wave appeared first on Hooray Living.

Duration: 00:08:02


On the Porch with the Stoics: Discipline of Will

8/13/2017
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You’ve heard in the prior episodes about the first two disciplines that the Stoics practiced: the disciplines of perception and of action. Today, we hear about the third discipline–the discipline of will. Our clearest examples come from the trials and tribulations of war and great loss which we will hear about today. But we’ll learn […] The post On the Porch with the Stoics: Discipline of Will appeared first on Hooray Living.

Duration: 00:25:34

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