Wonderland

Day 345 “There is immeasurable beauty all around us. Enjoy it.” – Rajni Kurichh There is beauty all around us, but we are often too busy to notice it, and even when we do, we don’t always take the time to appreciate it, and let it infuse its majesty into our spirits. There is beauty and magnificenceContinue reading “Wonderland”

It’s All Fun & Games

Day 340 “I have always felt that laughter in the face of reality is probably the finest sound there is and will last until the day when the game is called on account of darkness. In this world, a good time to laugh is any time you can.” – Linda Ellerbee It’s day 340. ThatContinue reading “It’s All Fun & Games”

Diwali: Festival Of Lights

Day 303 “As we let our light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence actually liberates others.” – Marianne Williamson It’s Diwali today – India’s biggest holiday, celebrated all over the world by Hindus, Sikhs and Jains. The legends that go with the festival are differentContinue reading “Diwali: Festival Of Lights”

The Joy Of Giving

Day 283 “Give freely to the world these gifts of love and compassion. Do not concern yourself with how much you receive in return, just know in your heart it will be returned.” – Steve Maraboli It’s Thanksgiving weekend in Canada. Thanksgiving was originally celebrated as a day of giving thanks for the blessing of the harvestContinue reading “The Joy Of Giving”

Positive Impact

Day 276 “Keep your thoughts positive, because your thoughts become your words. Keep your words positive, because your words become your behaviours. Keep your behaviors positive, because your behaviors become your habits. Keep your habits positive, because your habits become your values. Keep your values positive, because your values become your destiny.” – Mahatma GandhiContinue reading “Positive Impact”

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”

Happy Feet

Day 272 “Have fun‘ is my message. Be silly. You’re allowed to be silly. There’s nothing wrong with it.” – Jimmy Fallon You might recall that I’m a pack rat of sorts – I collect digital artifacts like fonts, quotes, and images. Of late, I’ve become a bit of an app collector. I bet many of youContinue reading “Happy Feet”

Joie de vivre

Day 270 “It’s a helluva start, being able to recognize what makes you happy.” – Lucille Ball I often write about doing what you love and following your bliss, but not everyone knows what they want, or is able to recognize what makes them happy – that’s a critical first step. Even if you love what you do,Continue reading “Joie de vivre”

Happy Day

Day 269 “The essence of life is not in the great victories and grand failures, but in the simple joys. ” – Jonathan Lockwood Huie My day began with my cat Ippa, sleeping in way late, on top of me, and I didn’t have the heart to get up and disturb her, so I stayed in bed way late too,Continue reading “Happy Day”

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”