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

Choices, Choosing Balance, Peaceful Living, Personal Resonsibility

The Contrast of Time Management Styles

Order. Predictability. Influence. Certainty. Control. Is this how you approach your daily “to-dos”? Or is your style more like unworried, mellow, laid-back and unrushed? Neither tactic is right or wrong but sometimes they’re incompatible when working together in a team atmosphere. Suffice to say, our responsibilities are a part of living. We need them for… Continue reading The Contrast of Time Management Styles

Growth, Personal Resonsibility, Quotes

The Invisible Nature of Growth

A flower will not bloom before it's ready, no matter how much we wish it were so.T Mirikitani Just like the seed of a flower, growth doesn't announce itself but remains out of site, working tirelessly beyond the human eye to become more than what it already is. Have you had times where you just… Continue reading The Invisible Nature of Growth

Authentic Living, Choices, Mindfulness, Peaceful Living, Personal Resonsibility, Quotes

Stay Calm and Carry On

The more tranquil a man becomes, the greater his success, his influence, his power for good. Calmness of mind is one of the beautiful jewels of wisdom. James Allen

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

Awareness, Choices, Growth, Personal Resonsibility, Positive Living

Getting Stuck in a Thought Loop

Have you ever felt “stuck” in your thoughts? It’s like those tiny, green “stickeys”, as I’ve called them since childhood, that cling to you after you’ve been walking through a field? You don’t notice you’re picking them up until your attention eventually drifts below, and you see your pant legs, or socks, are completely covered… Continue reading Getting Stuck in a Thought Loop

Choices, Fear, Growth, Lifestyle Transformation, Mindfulness, Personal Resonsibility

How Butterflies Symbolize the Hope and Beauty in Life Change

Life is constantly evolving and although change can be frightening with it's undiscovered and unexplored territory, it also allows a place for new growth. I revisit this truth in life often with my children. My hope is to help them, as budding teenagers, to not only welcome change but seek it out for the rest… Continue reading How Butterflies Symbolize the Hope and Beauty in Life Change

Authentic Living, Awareness, Choices, Controlling our Emotions, Growth, Mindfulness, Personal Resonsibility

Our Malleable Minds

Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything"George Bernard Shaw Photo: Pixabay