I’m sure I’m not alone in having one of those type of days. Yesterday lots of little things didn’t go according to plan and then there were things happening to friends and family that had me worried. So I looked at a friend’s pack of cigarettes and thought, I could just have one… Thankfully the… Continue reading 15 ways to change your mood instead of smoking a cigarette
When we compare ourselves and our achievements to others it can be tempting to become despondent. I have recently been around people who seem to be doing really well, starting new businesses, decorating their homes, planning vacations – being successful. I had a depressing moment of comparison and it seems that poor little old me… Continue reading Is Overwhelm and Comparison Stealing Your Joy?
Do you ever just wish you could go online and find happy stuff? be uplifted and feel better, rather than angry and frustrated ? I have put together a list of the happiest places online for your inspiration and consideration. Here are the links with description from the websites where available. 1. Daily Good “DailyGood was… Continue reading 7 of the Happiest Places Online
I have read hundreds of blogs, articles and books on success, happiness and how to live a happy life in the last few years. There is no one secret to happiness. There are ways to make life better, easier and hopefully, ultimately happier. The following list is a culmination of what I discovered. A list of… Continue reading A Guide To A Happy Life
Yesterday my friends and I were chatting about people who are hard to buy gifts for. We realized that worrying about what to buy people who don’t want or need anything is a pretty crazy first world problem It got me thinking about things that we feel that we ‘have’ to do rather than what… Continue reading Hope You 'Get To' Have a Merry Christmas
There are some really cool things popping up around town. I had noticed the bench you see in the picture and wondered what the deal was, people seemed to be doing more than just sitting on it. Today I checked it out and learned that it is part of a festival and is a musical… Continue reading Strangers In Paradise
What are you holding onto from the past that is spoiling your life? What does it benefit you to keep holding on? Only you are responsible for your emotions. We often say “he/she makes me feel…” In reality only you have the power to make yourself feel anything, you can choose your emotions. You have… Continue reading Time To Let Go?
I woke up this morning (oh yes that does sound like the beginning of a blues song) and I was annoyed with myself. I couldn’t seem to get motivated and wasn’t very productive until lunchtime. I also remembered that I had eaten a load of junk over the weekend. I fell into the bad habit… Continue reading Be Nice …. To Yourself!