Change Is Beautiful

Fall is proof that change is beautiful! I think we are similar to trees. As saplings, we may bend to everyone’s whim and rules. But as we grow older, we become more established and while personal development can be compared in a sense to the change of seasons, we really do flow with the seasons.Continue reading “Change Is Beautiful”

Summer Collapsed Into Fall

And all at once, summer collapsed into fall… ~ Oscar Wilde Fall is here! Crisp and clear, it’s here, it’s here! I love the return of autumn! I love the crisp days, the clear blue skies and the jeweled colors which beckon to me. I can hear the words Joyful Change in my mind becauseContinue reading “Summer Collapsed Into Fall”

No More Bad Hair Days

Almost twenty years ago, I lost all of my hair with chemotherapy. ACT, also known as the Red Devil, took away every hair on my body. You’d never think that eyebrows are important, but they really are. Unfortunately, I was never really good at drawing them on and we didn’t have the stencils back thenContinue reading “No More Bad Hair Days”

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October begins Breast Cancer Awareness Month which as a survivor, I thought perhaps I’d do a series on it and tell you my story. I’d also like to hold my hand out to anyone who needs a bit of help because this is not a journey that comes easily to those of us faced withContinue reading “Breast Cancer Awareness Month”

September 29

You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. Jim Rohn So many times I found myself thinking, “But if (X) didn’t happen, then….” but I have found that this type of thinking only delays my learning curve. Instead now I think, “Ok, adapt and change. Accept, learn andContinue reading “September 29”

September 28

Everyday unfolds the next step in my journey. Deepak Chopra Every morning I awaken with a smile because I never know what the day will bring. I don’t dread the day, but instead, I embrace it with the full knowledge that whatever comes my way, I am supported, loved and able to handle it. WhenContinue reading “September 28”

September 27

He who lives in harmony with himself lives in harmony with the universe. Marcus Aurelius When you’re comfortable being you, it shows. You shine your own particular sparkling brand of you! Your harmonious nature has its own rhythmic beat which attracts others who are feeling similar comfort. It’s an amazing experience to be with peopleContinue reading “September 27”

September 26

In our lives, change is unavoidable, loss is unavoidable. In the adaptability and ease with which we experience change lies our happiness and freedom. Buddha Yes it’s another Buddha quote because I love the use of the term ‘adapting’ since it holds a less scarier version of the term change. Sometimes the word CHANGE canContinue reading “September 26”

September 25

Happiness is not having what you want. It is appreciating what you have. Unknown Gratitude is key to life. Counting our blessings brings happiness. For how can you not be happy when you appreciate what you have? I begin each morning with a thankful heart. I do count my blessings and have even kept aContinue reading “September 25”