Awareness, Choices, Growth, Personal Resonsibility, Positive Choices, Positive Living, Quotes

Experience Life

Experience leads us through life and what we need in order to grow and bloom. There is no other way! What truly matters is how we respond to these experiences and never, ever, accepting defeat. ❤ Keep it Simple, Just Teri

Authentic Living, Awareness, Choices, Emotions, Growth, Personal Resonsibility, Positive Choices

The Bitterness of Sarcastic Remarks

Many times, people grow insecure by the passion and determination of others invested in healthy and positive lifestyle changes. They use sarcasm as an attempt to diffuse their self-judgment and insecurity. The art of sarcasm. You may know someone who is exceptionally gifted in delivering sarcasm. It’s defined as “the use of irony to mock… Continue reading The Bitterness of Sarcastic Remarks

Awareness, Choices, Growth, Personal Resonsibility

The Change Created by Making Changes

What happens when the new and wonderful changes we’re making in our life makes what we used to do and who we used to do it with feel off? Have you found yourself in times of growth and change, struggling to be around the old, familiar situations or the old gang? It happens, especially at… Continue reading The Change Created by Making Changes

Authentic Living, Choices, Growth, Motivation, Personal Resonsibility, Positive Living, Quotes

We Are Meant to Thrive and Bloom

Born into the world unique. Blessed with a one-of-a-kind essence. Special skill sets to share with the world that says "what I do does matter and here is how I can contribute to making the world a better place". We are meant to thrive! Don't minimize or hide what makes you special. No one does… Continue reading We Are Meant to Thrive and Bloom

Awareness, Choices, Creating Quiet, Peaceful Living, Personal Resonsibility, Self-Care

The Splendor of Hearing Absolutely Nothing

In moments of chaos and confusion, quiet can be one of the most beautiful sounds. Silence can hit the "reset" button for us. It can still and calm our racing mind, soothe and comfort our tense or turbulent emotions and gather our scattered or strained energy. Learning to make space for it throughout the course… Continue reading The Splendor of Hearing Absolutely Nothing

Awareness, Choices, Controlling our Emotions, Emotions, Growth, Mindfulness, Personal Resonsibility, Positive Choices

I Can’t Stop This Feeling

Sometimes, like it or not, we can’t stop our feelings. Yeah, times like these, our feelings interrupt our best intentions for change. Intended changes, in perception, attitude, reaction, and action we’d like to happen, get derailed as strong feelings hijack our focus for attempt to introduce new behavior. Jealousy, insecurity, perceived unfairness, disrespect, abandonment, or… Continue reading I Can’t Stop This Feeling

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

The Course of Discovering How to Maintain Better Awareness

Awareness. It can be really, really, hard to maintain awareness. Especially when trying to make improvements, because so many of our thoughts and behaviors are habits. Yes, we go on autopilot because daily living requires shortcuts in-order-to function effectively. We don’t have time to relearn how to handle life situations all day, every day, so… Continue reading The Course of Discovering How to Maintain Better Awareness

Choices, Emotions, Growth, Motivation, Personal Resonsibility, Success

Accepting Mistakes and Not Giving Up

Mistakes have become a dirty word. Inappropriately so! Mistakes are part of the machine of learning. Rare you will find in history immediate and complete perfection on the first try. If you do, please share it with me. 😉 Brilliant mistakes have given this world some amazing gifts. Like penicillin, the pacemaker and the beloved… Continue reading Accepting Mistakes and Not Giving Up

Awareness, Choices, Fear, Growth, Personal Resonsibility

Recognizing the Deficiency in Certainty

Moving on from how uncertainty builds resiliency, I wanted to dig a little deeper into the compulsion of certainty because nowadays, people seem to crave certainty more than ever. We crave the certainty of success in work, relationships, investments, spirituality, and sports. The desire for certainty has replaced what used to be a “leap of… Continue reading Recognizing the Deficiency in Certainty

Awareness, Choices, Fear, Growth, Personal Resonsibility

Uncertainty Reinforces Our Resiliency

Uncertainty asks us to be persistent in our struggles, resolute in our setbacks, and determined in staying committed until we achieve our desired results. Uncertainty calls on our character. It tests it. It responds to it. It builds it. And ultimately, it will reward it.  The thing is, we’ll never know what would or could… Continue reading Uncertainty Reinforces Our Resiliency