An Attitude for Gratitude

G-R-A-T-I-T-U-D-E! Gratitude is defined as the quality of being thankful and a readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness. Gratitude helps you bring recognition to the value of every aspect of your life and the lives of others. In my observations, it was apparent that while people issued thank you's, there was a huge gap … Continue reading An Attitude for Gratitude


Move to the beat of your own drum. Everyone is not going to support you on your journey and some people will try to convince you that you're going the wrong way. That's why it's so important to develop and strengthen your knowledge of self. When you know who you are, what you want, and … Continue reading WEDNESDAY PEP-TALK

A Place For Everything

What's a gal to do? I am almost envious of you awesome bloggers who can so eloquently and creatively share your footprints in the sand. The niches of the blogging world are endless and you guys dress it up beautifully!! As I become Dora la exploradora in my mind, I venture off on a niche … Continue reading A Place For Everything

Just a little food for thought

Are you happy with what you see and where you're going? It's not too late to make some changes. What is one thing you think you need to change that would be beneficial to your future? Is it a work in progress or is something holding you back? What do you need to do to … Continue reading Just a little food for thought

It’s The Simple Things

Can you believe it? The year is halfway complete!  While we were doting on one task or other, Father Time whispered sweet nothings into the winds of Mother Nature's kiss. When we weren't looking, Autumn turned to Winter and Winter became Spring as Summer patiently waits in the shadows. Amid the changes of the seasons, … Continue reading It’s The Simple Things

How Self-Love Can Help You Succeed.

#apostwithnoimages #theonlythingyouneedtoseeisYOU Last week, I spoke about finding your purpose. I feel it's important to be driven by something (your purpose) that is meant to magnify not only the happiness in your life but also in the lives of those you encounter. You see, when you feel good about yourself you are in a better … Continue reading How Self-Love Can Help You Succeed.

Finding Your Purpose In A Sea Of Purposeless

As you get older you learn to appreciate the minor nuances of your childhood.  If only your most devastating problems, now, were solved with a quick trip to the toy store or a kiss to make it all better. Then adulthood happens. You go from piggyback rides to car notes and from building sand castles … Continue reading Finding Your Purpose In A Sea Of Purposeless

Daily Inspiration: Choosing Happiness

Happiness- the characterization or indication of pleasure,contentment, or joy. Sound familiar? Responses I like to hear to that are- Yesss! That's the best! Or even, I know that feeling!! Usually, however, I get- Huh? Umm, yeah...sure. Right, I guess. For a long time I was guilty of the latter and I must admit I, occasionally, still have slips … Continue reading Daily Inspiration: Choosing Happiness

Cultivating a More Positive You.

Admitting that you have a problem is said to be the first step to recovery. My admission: These past few weeks have been hella horrible trying to stay in the positive lane. There! I said it! Now what? Does a pixie fly down and sprinkle me with some positive vibes dust? No? I didn't think … Continue reading Cultivating a More Positive You.

Today Will Be My Day!

Oh no!!! It's Monday, again! As we begin a new week, some of us may be looking forward to the events to come while others open their eyes with intrepidation and slowly prepare their IV caffeine drip. While it's the latter group I wish to address, you Monday optimists can take note as well. Either … Continue reading Today Will Be My Day!