My Secret Tool to Success

I told you that I like easy ways to make a Joyful Change! This one is a favorite of mine and it packs a powerful punch. It doesn’t take but a few minutes of your time and you can do it quickly, easily, and without preparation. Say – THANK YOU – two little words thatContinue reading “My Secret Tool to Success”

We All Just Want To Be Loved

As I get older, I find myself occasionally wishing for my Mom’s embrace. I was blessed that my Mom was very free with sharing her incredible hugging self and with her love for her children. She had a lot of love for everyone actually and I strive to follow in her footsteps. In fact, whenContinue reading “We All Just Want To Be Loved”

The Power of Present Thinking

The past has no power over us. It doesn’t matter how long we have had a negative pattern. The point of power is in the present moment. What a wonderful thing to realize! We can begin to be free in this moment! Louise Hay Release yourself from the bonds that hold you back from whatContinue reading “The Power of Present Thinking”

Fix Your Thinking

I do not fix problems. I fix my thinking. Then problems fix themselves. Louise Hay Fixing your thinking sounds harder than it actually is. When we perceive it’s a problem, then the mind goes into ‘fixing mode’ in order to deal with the problem. But what if we were to accept the problem and thusContinue reading “Fix Your Thinking”

Cats and Dogs

As you know, we got a Christmas Golden Retriever puppy named Buster. We already had a seven year old kitty rescue named Tigger who was quite surprised when we arrived home with a new family member. We’ve been together for four weeks now and Buster and Tigger have been separated. However, when Buster is asleepContinue reading “Cats and Dogs”

Setting Up 2022 For Success

Get your ducks in order (as my Mom always said) when it came to getting things done. As we begin this 2022 year, and being that today is Sunday, let’s do that! Grab your journal or just a piece of paper and let’s focus for a bit. Take the following questions and answer them withoutContinue reading “Setting Up 2022 For Success”

Releasing 2021

I allow all of the 2021 lessons taught me to be integrated within and then released into the past. I choose to be present in this day as we transition into a new year. I hold dearly and cherish the good memories made in 2021. I release the bad ones after having learned the necessaryContinue reading “Releasing 2021”

Your Own Inner Strength

Be thankful for the struggles you go through…they make you stronger and wiser, and remind you of your own inner strength. Many people are struggling, but if you’ve gotten up this morning, then I say, “Hurrah for you!” You’ve gotten through step one of the day. While most people wouldn’t add struggles to their gratitudeContinue reading “Your Own Inner Strength”

Joyous Gratitude

This morning my phone began pinging with texts and I felt a warm sense of gratitude wash over me. It was friends and family wishing me a Happy Thanksgiving and thus began my morning. Instead of the usual hustle and bustle of a busy holiday, I sat quietly reading each text and sending gratitude toContinue reading “Joyous Gratitude”

Autumn Embraces Change

Autumn embraces change, even as she is falling to pieces. ~ Angie Weiland Crosby When an abrupt change occurs, we have options in how we view it. We can close our eyes to the impactful change, hoping to not have to deal with it (because frankly we’d rather not upend our lives). Or we canContinue reading “Autumn Embraces Change”