The Treasures Of Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day has become a holiday of expensive gifts and store bought cards – but isn’t the little handmade gift you get from a child in your life the one you treasure forever?  Isn’t the walk you take in the snow with the person you love the memory you always hold dear? Just because something is expensive,…

How To Have A Graceful Holiday

The holidays are upon us.  We will be seeing old and new friends and family soon.  Some of us will be diving into the chaos of the season.  Office parties, Santa at the mall – there are so many social things we do during the holidays. How do we gracefully survive? We can remember to…

Thank You

Today is Thanksgiving in the U.S.  It is a day to think about everything we are grateful for.  It is always a good time to count our blessings. I want to take this opportunity to thank you.  Thank you for reading.  Thank you for purchasing books.  Thank you for supporting this site.  Thank you for…

Have Artist’s Eyes

Artists look at things a little differently than most people.  They look at the big picture, but they also look more closely.  With a little practice, we can all look at things like we are artists. Let’s start with an object in the room where you are right now.  It can be anything.  Look at…

Wake Up And Be Awesome

Honestly, you are already awesome.  You don’t need to wake up, you don’t need to do anything.  You are naturally awesome.  You can choose to recognize it – if you want to.  You can choose to claim it – if you want to. My wish for you today is that you fully recognize and claim…

Change Your View

Sometimes all we need is a new view.  A new vantage point to see things in a different light.  When we choose to look at things differently, we can begin to think differently – and this can bring amazing change in our lives. In the movie, Dead Poet’s Society, the teacher tells all of the boys…

Fun is calling! Will you answer?

  We all have different definitions of what fun is.  Some of us love to bike, some of us love to walk – some of us enjoy a good movie or have fun in an evening under the stars.  Let’s start to think a little differently about what we think is fun.  Fun inspires us.  Fun feeds our…