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”

September 24

Anything in life that we don’t accept will simply make trouble for us until we make peace with it. Shakti Gawain How many times have you been in a situation/relationship that you thought was unacceptable? How many times have you worried or fretted or perseverated over something? Acceptance doesn’t mean it’s ok. Acceptance is theContinue reading “September 24”

September 23

Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves. Carl Jung Have you ever noticed that some people irritate you? Do you know why that is? It could be because it’s something you see in yourself that you don’t like. Have you ever heard that when you point a fingerContinue reading “September 23”

September 22

The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but building the new. Socrates Making a Joyful Change is exciting and exhilarating when we focus on building the new, exploring new ideas and creating what we want in our lives. You can simply open a new chapter andContinue reading “September 22”

September 21

I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. Maya Angelou This is another of my favorite quotes from Maya Angelou. You may have already seen this quote before, but I think it bears repeating. Don’t you? These daysContinue reading “September 21”