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”

Step Out In Faith

Day 268 “Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.” – Martin Luther King, Jr. Toddlers aren’t afraid of much, if anything, because they haven’t learned fear yet. They will try to stick their hands in places that they shouldn’t; try to put anything that comes their way intoContinue reading “Step Out In Faith”

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”

You Deserve It

Day 262 “Don’t ever criticize yourself. Don’t go around all day long thinking, ‘I’m unattractive, I’m slow, I’m not as smart as my brother.’ God wasn’t having a bad day when he made you… If you don’t love yourself in the right way, you can’t love your neighbour. You can’t be as good as youContinue reading “You Deserve It”

Less Is More

Day 260 “Simplicity is the most difficult thing to secure in this world; it is the last limit of experience and the last effort of genius.” – George Sand We often think we need more than we really do, and sometimes the Universe intervenes and guides us to something better. I came across today’s Food ForContinue reading “Less Is More”

Take A Penny, Leave A Penny

Day 256 “That best portion of a man’s life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love.” – William Wordsworth I manifested an expensive item a couple of weeks ago, and I was elated. On my way home from picking it up, I saw a homeless man standing at a street corner. I was too far toContinue reading “Take A Penny, Leave A Penny”

Wise Words

Day 251 “Are you a God?” the people asked. Buddha replied, “No.” “An Angel?” “No.” “A saint?” “No.” “Then what are you?” Buddha answered, “I am awake.” I added another page to my Ask Rajni collection of quotes and affirmations section today to include quotes from some great leaders and thinkers. Please take a look atContinue reading “Wise Words”

You Go, Girl!

Day 249 “Cultivate an optimistic mind, use your imagination, always consider alternatives, and dare to believe that you can make possible what others think is impossible.” – Rodolfo Costa I write about how we can be, do, or have anything we want all the time, and I completely believe that if you believe it, it isContinue reading “You Go, Girl!”

You Hold The Power

Day 246 “Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.” – Abraham Lincoln We are powerful creators, we have the ability to manifest anything we desire, we just have to awaken from the illusions we believe to be our “reality” and let go of our limitingContinue reading “You Hold The Power”