Pollyanna, the little girl who believed in people, embraced the wonder of her life, and always looked for the good in others. I’ve been working to infuse my life with a bit more of that recently, and I’ve enjoyed the change.
While I have to credit a week of vacation at home for some of this week’s spots of joy, some of the good feelings were personally achieved and it’s those that I want to share.
Let’s take a few minutes to bask in the reassuring truths that we so often take for granted.
Here's a quick collection of some pictures and stories* that have made me smile, think, appreciate and relax. May they do the same for you.
If, perchance, you too have a potentially skewed perspective of value, and it maybe has kept you from enjoying something in your life, welcome to the club.
While I value the experiences, feelings, growth, emotions and education and I could have written about any of it, the one thing that stood out the most in this dynamic week, was something so simple I honestly surprised myself.
My happiest moments have come from deciding that the fun thing I've been thinking about is worth the risk.
Autumn is officially upon us, with its chilly mornings, sunny golden afternoons, and all the spicy fall flavors.
As much as I’ve heard about “self-care” very few people talk about what exactly it is. Sure, the basics are pretty obvious, it’s caring for yourself… But honestly, I've never had a great grasp of what the heck this is.
Sometimes we neglect the things that make up happy because we begin to believe that they are no longer valuable, don’t show off our intelligence, or that others may judge us.