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”

Dare To Dream

Day 271 “All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night…wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day…may act on their dreams with open eyes, to make them possible.” – T. E. Lawrence When often have desires that seem so out-of-reach that we don’t allowContinue reading “Dare To Dream”

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”

Full Circle

Day 261 “If you have much, give your wealth; if you have little, give your heart.” – Unknown Everything we do has a ripple effect, especially when we show a kindness to another, we attract that same kindness back to ourselves. I came across this touching video that illustrates just how far-reaching a small act of kindness canContinue reading “Full Circle”

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”

Eye On The Prize

Day 259 “Your goals are closer than you think, stay focused, keep your eyes on the prize and follow your heart.” – Ricardo Housham I’ve said this many times, in many ways – believe in your vision, no matter what “reality” looks like, and if you keep the faith, it will manifest. I’ve been keeping aContinue reading “Eye On The Prize”

I AM JOY

Day 258 “Talk happiness; talk faith; talk health. Say you are well, and all is well with you, and God shall hear your words and make them true.” – Ella Wheeler Wilcox I’ve noticed that a lot of celebrities have reminders to believe in the power of thought by writing words on their hands, orContinue reading “I AM JOY”