Lose The Fear Of Failure

Growing up, I feared failure. I feared disappointing my parents and not being seen as perfect. Does that sound familiar to you as well? Anytime I didn’t do well, I was devastated because failure was a) not tolerated and b) felt like a fate worse than death. So I grew up not trying anything thatContinue reading “Lose The Fear Of Failure”

You Are Never Alone

I found this image on FB from a great artist and inspiring woman named Heather Stillufsen who has Rose Hill Designs by Heather Stillufsen. Her daily posts inspire me with her creativity and her caring messages. I was drawn especially to this one since times are hard these days for many people and I’ve beenContinue reading “You Are Never Alone”

September Inspiration

I love September! Cooler weather invigorates me and the start of the school year feels fresh and new to me. After humid days and nights, I welcome the refreshing start of September! Don’t you? I changed up the seasonal decor in my home and it felt good. The rich hues of autumn go so wellContinue reading “September Inspiration”

Tips To Make Yourself Happy Today

It’s a cloudy Saturday, but this flower is from my garden and it makes me smile with its sunny disposition. Do you find that looking at happy photos puts a smile on your face too? Sometimes when life feels difficult (or cloudy) we have to make or find our own sunshine. It is not anyoneContinue reading “Tips To Make Yourself Happy Today”

The Secret Of Getting Ahead

Sometimes it’s just a simple mindset change that can invigorate you and change your life in ways that you might not have ever imagined! What’s the key? Getting started!!! Sometimes we put things off because they feel like they are bigger than we can even handle. But there’s a saying…How do you eat an elephant?Continue reading “The Secret Of Getting Ahead”

You Can Get There From Here

Apparently in the state of Maine they have a saying, “You Can’t Get There From Here” which is in response to being asked for directions. It’s a simple observation to the impossibility of traveling a direct route between certain places due to the location of the lakes and rural roads throughout the state. But thisContinue reading “You Can Get There From Here”

Simple Recipe For Your Life

Are you happy with your life as it is? People who enjoy their life have these two factors intertwined in their happy life. Attitude and Choices. What do I mean by these two terms? Let’s look at them from an observer point of view. Attitude: You know when you meet someone with a positive attitude.Continue reading “Simple Recipe For Your Life”

Rise and Shine

It’s Monday morning and here we are! Are you someone who wakes up on a Monday morning already weary and dreading the week ahead? Or are you someone who is excited for a new fresh week to optimize your happiness? It’s all about the way you choose to face the day! You hold the keysContinue reading “Rise and Shine”

The Importance Of A Morning Routine

Mornings have always been special to me and I guard my morning routine like a Mama Bear does her cubs. On certain days, I will even get up earlier than normal in order to ensure that I have time for my morning routine because it’s that important to me. Do you have a morning routineContinue reading “The Importance Of A Morning Routine”