Awareness, Choices, Controlling our Emotions, Growth, Happiness, Personal Resonsibility, Quotes

I’d Be Happy If Only…

“The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but your thoughts about it. Be aware of the thoughts you are thinking. Separate them from the situation, which is always neutral. It is as it is.”Eckhart Tolle, A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose Can you fill in the rest of this sentence? "I'd… Continue reading I’d Be Happy If Only…

Awareness, Choices, Personal Resonsibility, Positive Living, Quotes

The Class That Never Ends

Learning lessons is a little like reaching maturity. You’re not suddenly more happy, wealthy, or powerful, but you understand the world around you better, and you’re at peace with yourself. Learning life’s lessons is not about making your life perfect, but about seeing life as it was meant to be.  Elisabeth Kubler-Ross No, we never… Continue reading The Class That Never Ends

Awareness, Choices, Growth, Personal Resonsibility

Moving on From Easy Street

Ever have a time where you have a really, good groove going in life? In fact, you’ve got such a good grip on things you walk with a kind of flare that only confidence provides. I mean, it’s a vibe so cool that it deserves theme music to accompany it. Then, due to nothing on… Continue reading Moving on From Easy Street

Authentic Living, Awareness, Personal Resonsibility

The Catastrophic Nature of a Lie

Lies. To me, they are one of the most destructive powers on the planet! It hurts if I’ve been lied to. It hurts when I see other people lied to. It hurts when the nature of a person is to fabricate a lie, and some people do this for a living, or perhaps recreation! Big,… Continue reading The Catastrophic Nature of a Lie

Awareness, Choices, Growth

Hear Ye, Hear Ye…Change Is On Its Way

It’s interesting that the moment we’re committed to a new frame of mind, one that sets new boundaries, which triggers new corresponding actions, we want to declare it. We feel healthy and certain of our new behavior approach and believe we should give everyone a heads up of what to expect. Because undoubtedly, they’ll notice… Continue reading Hear Ye, Hear Ye…Change Is On Its Way

Awareness, Choices, Growth, Mindfulness, Motivation, Personal Resonsibility

The Grass Is Greener Where We Stand

There are times when the place we’re at seems less attractive than the place we want to be. In that place, the grass is always greener, the days are always brighter, things are always easier to handle, and we’re always happy. Happier than here, for sure. This is an illusion. It’s the belief that the… Continue reading The Grass Is Greener Where We Stand

Authentic Living, Awareness, Choices, Mindfulness, Personal Resonsibility

The Subtle Trap of Texting. Can It Wait?

Texting is king. The new communication vein, delivered with lightning speed and removing traditional delays for delivery and response. Depending on your style, you may or may not immediately respond to texts. I feel it's a matter of personality, health, and lifestyle. Some people are open to interruptions and actually feel refreshed after a small… Continue reading The Subtle Trap of Texting. Can It Wait?

Awareness, Choices, Mindfulness, Personal Resonsibility, Quotes

Making “My Best Effort” Be My Best Habit

Today, I intend to give the best effort I'm able to give to every task and every person, including myself. This will be a day well-lived. T Mirikitani

Awareness, Choosing Balance, Creating Quiet, Mindfulness, Personal Resonsibility

Enjoy the Ease of Simple Moments

The priceless value of simple. Simple is a word that typically doesn’t hold much fanfare. It’s not held in high regard and people usually equate simple to inferior quality and status. Why? Who knows? I can imagine a long list of reasons to speculate but for now, I’d like to share one of the things… Continue reading Enjoy the Ease of Simple Moments

Awareness, Choices, Growth, Personal Resonsibility, Quotes

Seeing a Brighter Horizon

You can make positive deposits in your own economy everyday by reading and listening to powerful, positive, life-changing content and by associating with encouraging and hope-building people."Zig Ziglar