Gratitude as a daily habit: I learned that whenever I was feeling worried, sad or hopeless I could change my attitude my pausing and counting my blessings. Prior to that I felt I was grateful and always told myself and others that I was. Looking back…
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I was recently privileged to drive the 2013 Ford C-Max SEL Hybrid for a week and, once again, Ford has caused me to throw my perceptions of a vehicle out the window.
What Wisdom Have You Gained?
Reflecting on my recent birthday caused me to realize the nuggets of wisdom I have gained from birthday after birthday… I would love to hear yours!
It’s my birthday! I am so excited to celebrate life! Even though I celebrate each day as though it is my birthday, my actual birthday is a special day! I am not a gift person, I really value experiences and time shared with people much more than gifts.
When Life Happens To Your Parent — After some vague indications and a little denial of reality, our family has had to face the fact that my Dad has Alzheimer’s.Le’go my Ego – Live Your Purpose Now
What if you could live a life free from the trappings of fear? From criticism? From the all the reasons that are holding you back? From bringing into your life all that you truly desire? And no, that doesn’t mean you are going to cash in on the Lotto Max and get that shiny new mustang – unless of course, that is part of your life’s Divine purpose.Practical Spirituality
Up until the age of 35, I lived a life fueled by self-will and determination; the proverbial square peg in a round hole. I just knew if I worked hard enough and stayed committed I could wrestle happiness out of life. It was clear from my perspective that whoever had the most “stuff” wins the game of life. And I sure wanted my share.Remain Vulnerable and Stay Alive
As an artist and a dreamer our greatest weapon is our emotional sensitivity; for it enables us to dream, to imagine, to empathize and to feel. But this great weapon sometimes feels like a heavy curse… especially when rejection and criticism rain on down. As creative souls our sensitivity makes us vulnerable to great wounding …