Deep Thought of the Day: Gratitude

I am a work in progress But, I choose to live my life with no regrets And no promise of tomorrow And leave the world a slightly better place For having the fortune of living it. --- Now it is your turn... What motivates, drives and inspires you? I would love to hear from you. …


7 Steps to Change Your Habits and Improve Your Life

Lane Beck, 20 May 2018, San Diego CA"If you believe you can change -- if you make it a habit -- the change becomes real. This is the real power of habit: the insight that your habits are what you chose them to be. Once that choice occurs -- and becomes automatic -- it's not …

Why the Slow Living Movement is Everything We Need Right Now | Collective Hub

This is the first time I have been caught up on all my podcasts in years. I started looking for new ones the other day. I just came across Brooke McAlary's The Slow Home Podcast yesterday. Listened to the first 5 episodes since then and I think this is just the kind of thing I …

The pursuit of happiness | Minimalist in the city

A powerful anecdotal comparison between two vastly different societies forces us to confront the true meaning of happiness in our modern world. I could not agree more with the sentiment here. Thanks to Kate, from Minimalist In The City, for this stark reminder. Maybe it is my perspective, but I believe Western culture, as a …

The never ending purchase pattern we are all stuck in

I love Liz Thames at Frugalwoods’ solution to what I call consumerism. She said for everything she thinks she needs or wants (outside of groceries) she will write it down, wait a day or two (to see if it is just a fleeting desire), then if she still feels she needs it, she thinks about …

“You are very powerful, provided you know how powerful you are.” — Yogi Bhajan

“Don’t go through life, grow through life.” — Eric Butterworth


Dare To Be

"When a new day begins, dare to smile gratefully. When there is darkness, dare to be the first to shine a light. When there is injustice, dare to be the first to condemn it. When something seems difficult, dare to do it anyway. When life seems to beat you down, dare to fight back. When …

“The real winners in life are the people who look at every situation with an expectation that they can make it work or make it better” — Barbara Pletcher

#quotes #inspiration #enough

“The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.” —Michel de Montaigne