In Plain Sight

“Notice the small things. The rewards are inversely proportional.” — Liz Vassey I had planned to write about something else today, but as I was getting myself into gear and wiping the cobwebs from my writer's mind, I saw this post glaring up at me in my draft posts folder. I wrote it on February 10, …

Hamper Of Love

Day 334 “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 The dictionary defines giving as "the act of bestowing as a gift; a conferring or imparting...to others," but in truth …

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, thank …

Inner Zen

Day 319 "Listen to the inner light; it will guide you. Listen to inner peace; it will feed you. Listen to inner love; it will transform you, it will divinise you, it will immortalise you." - Sri Chinmoy We cannot control others, but we can control are our own thoughts, feelings, beliefs, and actions. We can …

Uniquely Woven

Day 314 "Intolerance is itself a form of violence and an obstacle to the growth of a true democratic spirit." - Mahatma Gandhi Like many people in America, and around the world, I was in a state of shock after hearing the results of the presidential election last night. After the shock wore off, my first …

The 80 / 20 Rule

Day 306 "Much more surprising things can happen to anyone who, when a disagreeable or discouraged thought comes into his mind, just has the sense to remember in time and push it out by putting in an agreeable, determinedly courageous one. Two things cannot be in one place.” - Frances Hodgson Burnett If you tried to …