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Andrea Harkins (The Martial Arts Woman)
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Writer, Motivator, Speaker & Martial Artist
Writer, Motivator, Speaker & Martial Artist

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It’s quite simple. Stop complaining. I know that politics suck and life is difficult and that we all feel like there is a lack of opportunity, or that we are entitled to something. When it does not go our way, it is easy to complain. Negative words fall…

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Say Goodbye to 2017 2017 probably contained a bit of good and a bit of bad. Either way, it is time to let go of what once was and look forward to a new year with positive anticipation. It is a great time for resolutions and goals, but in order to make any…

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I know, the title of this blog post is a bit harsh, isn’t it? Well, read on to find out exactly what I mean. Perhaps you will agree. 1.    Last resort sport I hate the fact that a martial art is often thought of as a “last resort sport” for kids.  Parents…

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If this were my perfect world, all people would be like me.  They would think the way I do and see the world through my eyes.  They would find a martial art that they like and learn it.  Yes, I think my way is perfect.  But, they are not me, and,…

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Someone asked me recently, do you know who you are?  I provided the usual reply…”You know, a mother, wife, martial artist, writer, friend…” blah, blah, blah. The truth is that I did not even take a moment to think about it. What I quickly spewed…

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Happy Holidays! Make someone's holiday bright with one of my books, The Martial Arts Woman, or Martial Art Inspirations for Everyone. Available on Amazon!

The Martial Arts Woman book: https://goo.gl/DtYbXr
Martial Art Inspirations for Everyone book: https://goo.gl/o3kawm
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Thank you and have a beautiful day!
xoxo
Andrea
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How many times have you wondered what gift you can give this holiday season? I love wrapped up surprises as much as the next person, but truly, the gifts that mean the most to me are the ones that touch my heart and change my life in positive and powerful…

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What if I told you that there is a martial art component that everyone can learn? You can practice it any place, at any time. Your physical limitations do not matter. Your size makes no difference. Your age, heart health, and other issues do not hinder…

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With Thanksgiving coming up, a quick reminder on being thankful, and how my positivity mission is just an extension of what I have always believed. A FULL BELLY Years ago, on Thanksgiving morning, I would take a short drive to the homeless shelter in the…

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Read about my martial art life right here in my interview for Unparalleled Martial Arts!
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