These Moments…

When you get older and life becomes a little more mundane, grasp on to the little things. When you realize life didn’t turn out exactly had you had envisioned or planned, focus on what turned out amazing. During life’s turbulent moments or when you question what is to come, have gratitude for what is. Hold…

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Gratitude is a thing and so is perspective!

As I sit on my deck this morning drinking my coffee and writing this blog I can’t help but to share where I am at, mentally. It is very easy to focus (heavily) on what we do not have and the problems we face or even things that aren’t happening but we worry they will.…

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Why confidence is everything in life

“Confidence… thrives on honesty, on honor, on the sacredness of obligations, on faithful protection and on unselfish performance. Without them it cannot live.”– Franklin D. Roosevelt For the next few weeks I am going to focus on confidence and how to get to a place where we can feel confident in all areas of our…

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Day Seven – it’s your turn to define happiness…

Today is day 7 and the last entry of my blog about happiness….a continuation of my original post What brings you happiness. Sorry for the delay of my last post in this series. Yesterday I injured myself working in the yard. I still feel and act like a twenty year old or maybe even a…

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Day Six – is happiness a choice?

Today is day 6 of my blog about happiness….a continuation of my original post What brings you happiness. I am feeling controversial today. I am wondering how people feel about the statement – Happiness is a Choice. On one hand I feel it is, but there are exceptions to the rule and the first one…

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Day Five – the pursuit of happiness

Today is day 5 of my blog about happiness….a continuation of my original post What brings you happiness. Life has slowed down a bit and that is a good thing….could we really have kept going at the pace we were at? I don’t think so. As a community I feel we have lost sight of…

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Day Three and Four of What Makes You Happy!

It is the morning of my favorite holiday, Easter! ❤ I am so blessed to be writing this from my most sacred space in my home, which is my office. My “office” is a little room (which was once a closet) that I carved out of my bedroom. It is so simple and peaceful, a…

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(Day Two) what makes you happy and what sets your mind free

As I mentioned in my blog yesterday What brings you happiness I am going to blog every day for one week about happiness and what makes us feel happy. Today I would like to define happiness – happiness is the state of being happy happy is a sense of confidence and satisfaction – dictionary Do…

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What brings you happiness..

I have decided to post short daily blogs each morning that focuses on happiness and the magic of life! With so much negative information being reported daily our minds are naturally focused on what’s happening in our country and we are spending countless hours reading and listening to panic inducing stories, statistics and opinions. It…

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You are worth it!

I found that because of my past, I truly was not allowing myself to enjoy the little things in life. I had spent so much of my time just getting by, living day to day, not present.  It really has been in the past two years that I have slowed down and noticed this about…

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