Dear Friends & Family, A couple of weeks ago I sat with a pen and paper and listed all my accomplishments in 2014. I was pleasantly surprised at the list because going into this exercise, I really didn't think much happened. And then I listed all the things that needed to be acknowledged in order … Continue reading 2014 & 2015
"Can you tell me, who called the race? / Can anyone stay in one place? / And when you get to the finish line / Will you wish for more time?" ~ Katy Perry, This Moment I remember listening to this song the very first time. I was stressing out because my daughter, partner and … Continue reading Racing Towards What Exactly?
“Did you ever stop to taste a carrot? Not just eat it, but taste it? You can’t taste the beauty and energy of the earth in a Twinkie.” ~ Astrid Alauda I hate carrots. Really, I do. And I feel guilty and like a huge hypocrite when I lecture my daughter in the importance of eating … Continue reading What Have You Savored Lately?
If you don’t drink rat poison, you don’t need an antidote. – Michael Neill Today you will hear many people say that all you need to do is think positively and everything will be ok, you’ll be happier. This does help, up to a certain point. There are many books available that discuss this, and … Continue reading Have you heard about The Inside-Out Revolution? It’s awesome!
"Cheers to a New Year and another chance for us to get it right." - Oprah Winfrey It is now mid-January, and I'm still doing well with my New Year's Resolution. This time around I intentionally chose to make a resolution which wasn't based on depravation or self criticism. This year I decided that my resolution would be to be … Continue reading So, Where Are You At?
“Hope Smiles from the threshold of the year to come, Whispering 'it will be happier'...” - Alfred Tennyson It's now 2013 and I couldn't be happier! I'm sad to see 2012 go, just like my daughter was last night, because it was such a great year. It had its rough moments, downright difficult moments, but they … Continue reading Out With The Old And Go Painting
"Never argue with an idiot; he will bring you down to his level and win from experience.” ― Brad Slipiec I think I've figured something out. Sometimes it takes me a while, but I know I'll eventually get there, and things will change. In other words, I had a huge light bulb moment today. Christmas … Continue reading When I’m Most Susceptible To Idiots