Reboot

Day 330 “If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true were really true, there would be little hope of advance.” – Orville Wright What if we all weren’t satisfied with the status quo? Take a look at this thought-provoking video for today’s Food For Thought Friday series post: What if we all embraced Who We ReallyContinue reading “Reboot”

Common Ground

Day 323 “Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us.” – Wilma Rudolph Believing that human beings are different because of geography, creed, culture or what have you, is a big fat myth. WeContinue reading “Common Ground”

In Remembrance

Day 316 “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.” – John Fitzgerald Kennedy Today’s Food For Thought Friday series is In Remembrance of all those who have served, who fought for freedom, and for the sacrifices they made. In Canada andContinue reading “In Remembrance”

Breathe Into Love

Day 309 “The success of Yoga does not lie in the ability to perform postures but in how it positively changes the way we live our life and our relationships.” – T.K.V. Desikachar Focusing on the breath is the most important aspect of yoga. No matter which type of yoga you practice, learning to control and directContinue reading “Breathe Into Love”

Vote For The American Dream

Day 302 “Now I don’t know about you, but I showed up on this planet as a happy little boy who liked myself. But it didn’t take long to learn that the people in authority knew more about me than I did. I learned that I needed to pay attention and that it was theContinue reading “Vote For The American Dream”

Practice Makes Present

Day 295 “Writing can be an incredible mindfulness practice.” – Jon Kabat-Zinn Mindfulness. You see the term everywhere you look these days. You’ve read about it here many times. There’s a constant barrage of messages telling us to be mindful, mine included. Easier said than done right? It’s easy to lose your focus and getContinue reading “Practice Makes Present”

Chiaroscuro

Day 288 “All the darkness of the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle, yet one candle can illuminate all the darkness.” – Jewish Hanukah Prayer It’s Food For Thought Friday, and today’s daily prompt is candle. When I saw that I thought I would easily be able to find an inspiring passage or poem toContinue reading “Chiaroscuro”

The Road Best Traveled

Day 281 “Stay positive and believe in yourself. There will be bumps in the road, you will have setbacks, but if you stay positive and believe that you can get through it, you will.” – Savannah Rose Neveux Today’s Food For Thought Friday series is timely with the upcoming election in the United States. Elections often remind us ofContinue reading “The Road Best Traveled”

Rear View

Day 274 “Happiness comes from within. It is not dependent on external things or on other people. You become vulnerable and can be easily hurt when your feelings of security and happiness depend on the behavior and actions of other people. Never give your power to anyone else.” – Brian L. Weiss Today marks the completionContinue reading “Rear View”

Come Alive

Day 267 “Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” – Howard Thurman I came across this thought-provoking post by Angel Chernoff, but at the end of her post, she says to ‘go forth and be the changeContinue reading “Come Alive”