We have the choice between optimism/pessimism, gratitude/disappointment, being glad or being mad. I’ve heard for years that gratitude is the solution to living happily in an unhappy/challenging world. I get it. But I don’t always feel gratitude—even if it’s good for me. Here are two tricks that work.
Do you ever feel peaceful, maybe even joyful, only to have it disappear an hour or a day later and wonder what the heck happened?
A sizable part of overwriting my old software has been choosing what I want to plug into as opposed to being led by my feelings into old familiar patterns. In this moment I am choosing to plug into sheer glee. It is safe to do so because I said...
Gratitude and Joy One of my favorite things is to wander…to follow that little voice that says “turn here” or “that looks interesting, let’s go there.”
Divorce for the Highly Sensitive Person Everyone has a degree of sensitivity. It is part of what makes us human. We ‘feel’ the world around us. Some of us feel it
Inauguration Brings Change Today is a changing day in America Today is Inauguration Day 2017. U.S. citizens have been clamoring for change for decades. Today that wish comes true. Donald
Life is FOR Your Good! Even though Life seems to be against us at times, it really isn’t. It’s just that we come into our good in a round about way
Giving Things Away What’s up with “stuff?” I’ve had it up to my eyeballs with stuff lately. All last weekend I processed my late father’s belongings so my
Is Struggle a Distraction or a Necessity? Struggle makes us strong. I’ve had dreams and goals for a lot of my life. I imagine that’s true of you, too.
Wrap It In Love I’ve discovered a new practice for neutralizing life’s jolting incoming missiles. You know the ones I mean, errant thoughts or comments from others that seemingly come