What’s Your Strong Suit?

“May you live as long as you want, and never want as long as you live.” — Irish Blessing Do you find yourself dwelling on what’s wrong with your life more often than what’s right? You are not alone. We are wired to pay attention to negative feedback, whether it’s from our own internal chatter,Continue reading “What’s Your Strong Suit?”

Live Out Loud

Day 354 “When we allow ourselves to be authentically free, it raises our vibration.” – Alaric Hutchinson Living a happy prosperous life, the kind that permeates joy through your soul and spills out from the inside is the end goal. In order to lead that kind of life, you must live a life of authenticity. When you liveContinue reading “Live Out Loud”

Nip It In The Bud

Day 287 “I am an old man and have known a great many troubles, but most of them have never happened.” – Mark Twain I took my cat to the vet yesterday for her annual checkup. After her examination, the doctor told me that Ippa is “in intensely good health.” She suffered from mild asthma as aContinue reading “Nip It In The Bud”

Better Not To Know

Day 282 “Seriously, if you always put limits on what you can do, physical or anything else, it’ll spread over into the rest of your life. It’ll spread into your work, into your morality, into your entire being…there are NO limits. There are plateus, but you must not stay there, you must go beyond them.”Continue reading “Better Not To Know”

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”

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”