Image by Chris Anna Gabriel from Pixabay There are things in life that I have very little control over. I avoid worrying because it is counter-productive. My focus is on changing the things I am able to change, so I can live a better quality of life. I believe that I am here for a specific reason. My … Continue reading I avoid worrying about things I am unable to change.
Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay Loving yourself might sound a little odd, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t critical. The more you love yourself, the better you’ll take care of yourself. That impacts your health, longevity, self-esteem, self-confidence, and success. When you love yourself, you make yourself a priority. You deserve nothing less. Try these tips and … Continue reading 7 Ways to Enhance Self-Love
Each passing day can seem inconsequential, but the totality of your days is your life. So, each day matters a lot. If you can get the most out of each day, you’re going to have an amazing life! However, conquering the day doesn’t happen by accident. It requires focus and intention. Learn how to master … Continue reading Own the Day and You Own Your Life
RELATIONSHIPS ARE HARD WORK. Anyone who’s been in a relationship for more than six months knows this. There’s plenty of advice out there that you’ve heard at least 100 times. However, there are probably a few things you’ve either never heard of or you’ve forgotten about. One of these forgotten items might make a huge difference … Continue reading Top 10 Relationship Rules That Everyone Forgets
Daily interactions with others have the ability to put my mind in a state of unrest. There are times when I get angry, but I always remember to forgive. My co-workers are sometimes challenging to deal with. When someone is being insubordinate to me, I avoid being consumed by anger. I find that it is … Continue reading I temper anger with forgiveness.
Experiencing challenging phases in life can really test your mettle. When you encounter those bumps in the road, how do you react? Are you able to deal effectively with these challenges without going to pieces? Could you use some help in finding your inner strength? Try these ideas to tap into your personal reserves whenever … Continue reading Finding Your Personal Strength When the Going Gets Tough
A story about Victoria, the unloved vase – who learns that beauty, is in the eye of the beholder. Mary and Tom Turner owned a house in California. Because of the beautiful weather throughout the year, Mary would pick several bouquets of flowers each week and scatter them throughout her home. Mary owned seven vases, … Continue reading The Unappreciated Beauty
Truth: stress can kill you, or at least too much of it can. If unchecked and unmanaged, the exposure to stress can wreak havoc in all aspects of your life. Notwithstanding the fact that being overloaded isn’t a good feeling in general, but uncontrolled stress can also have ripple effects in your personal and professional … Continue reading The Real Dangers of Stress and What You Can Do About It
Benny Banana Tree didn’t think he was all that worthy of being in the jungle... ...Until something happened that changed his mind completely. Benny Banana Tree was a majestic tree. But it seemed to him that the other plants in the jungle were all better. The other flowers had enormous, gorgeous, and fragrant blooms. His … Continue reading A tale of self-discovery
Some of us have great control over our emotional responses, and some of us struggle. Doing or saying the wrong thing in the midst of an emotional meltdown could have very negative effects. Gain control of your emotions with these strategies: Realize that negative emotions simply don’t last. If you’re angry about something right now, … Continue reading Learning to Control Your Emotions