Now

“What day is it? It's today, squeaked Piglet. My favorite day, said Pooh.” ― A.A. Milne We all get caught up in thinking about our future and how we're going to achieve x, y, and z, and in the process, we don't live the moments of our nows.  A friend sent me this video today. …

Just For Fun

Day 289 “Walk as if you are kissing the Earth with your feet.” - Thich Nhat Hanh Today was a pretty low-key day. I ran some errands, relaxed and read. Nothing seemingly remarkable happened. I spent some time feeling different emotions as part of a visualization exercise to notice how the Universe instantly responds to our intentions - it really does! …

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 to …

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 harvest …

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 completion …

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 you …