Bright Lights, Big City

Day 331 “I go to Paris, I go to London, I go to Rome, and I always say, “There’s no place like New York. It’s the most exciting city in the world now. That’s the way it is. That’s it.” – Robert De Niro The holiday season is upon us, with all its merriment, foodContinue reading “Bright Lights, Big City”

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”

I’m Grateful For It All

Day 329 “Give thanks not just on Thanksgiving Day, but every day of your life. Appreciate and never take for granted all that you have.” – Catherine Pulsifer It’s Thanksgiving in the U.S. today – a day when people take time out from the crazy in their lives to think about what’s really important to them; to reflectContinue reading “I’m Grateful For It All”

Outside The Lines

Day 328 “Many times what we perceive as an error or failure is actually a gift. And eventually we find that lessons learned from that discouraging experience prove to be of great worth.” – Richelle E. Goodrich On Monday morning, I received several messages from multiple sources all telling me the same thing. When that happens, it’sContinue reading “Outside The Lines”

What’s The Point?

Day 327 “We learn wisdom from failure much more than from success. We often discover what will do by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.” – Samuel Smiles I didn’t sleep very well on Sunday night. I kept having a nagging feeling that IContinue reading “What’s The Point?”

Hidden Treasures

Day 326 “In our ability to think about something differently lies the power to make it different.” – Marianne Williamson Earlier this week, I received an email with an intriguing blog challenge – to write on any topic, but through a new lens. The host of the challenge concluded with a remark that holds true for everything in life:Continue reading “Hidden Treasures”

The Good Life

Day 325 “The good life is a process, not a state of being. It is a direction not a destination.” – Carl Rogers A new twist on an old classic in the style of a recipe card. Here’s the perfect recipe for the good life: Being thankful really is a key ingredient to creating a life you love. Thank you, thank you, thankContinue reading “The Good Life”

Cornucopia

Day 324 “The creative is the place where no one else has ever been. You have to leave the city of your comfort and go into the wilderness of your intuition. What you’ll discover will be wonderful. What you’ll discover is yourself.” – Alan Alda You’ve no doubt heard the saying “life begins at theContinue reading “Cornucopia”

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”

Remake The World

Day 322 “In my more awakened moments, I try to remember that everything that comes my way is potentially my teacher. Everything is an opportunity to go against my tired habits and practice something new.” – Josh Radnor I came across this video of a dog crowding a cat in the backseat of a car. I foundContinue reading “Remake The World”