TUESDAY IS CHOOSE-DAY: MAKE SURE YOU HAVE A GOOD ONE

Tuesday is Choose-Day! It was created to give you the opportunity to choose how you want the rest of your week to go. Even if you had a bad weekend or a blue Monday, Tuesday is a fresh start, a clean slate, and a lot of potential for good things to come the rest of the week. Choosing to have one small positive thought on Choose-Day can change the rest of your week for the better. If you’re going to do something kind for someone do it on a Choose-Day. It will make the person feel special and put them … Continue reading TUESDAY IS CHOOSE-DAY: MAKE SURE YOU HAVE A GOOD ONE

5 KEYS TO A HAPPY, FULFILLED LIFE

Everyone wants a happy, fulfilled life.But how do you achieve it?How do you make it happen?I have one answer to this question. It’s one answer based on my experience in working with people for many yearsas a former college professor and alicensed mental health counselor.It’s not the only answer, of course,but it’s the one answer I found that makes a positive difference in people’s lives.It not only works, it’s based on solid research.THE 5 KEYS TO A HAPPY, FULFILLED LIFE(Please note that Creative Expressionis the heart of each Key.)(1) PERSONAL GROWTHANYTHING you can do to keep LEARNINGand GROWING as a … Continue reading 5 KEYS TO A HAPPY, FULFILLED LIFE

10 WORDS DESCRIBING WHO YOU ARE

WHO ARE YOU?YOU ARE THESE 10 WORDS.DON’T FORGET THEM.You areEmpowered and able to stand strong and face the world.Resilient and able to withstand difficult times.Creative and able to find solutions to problems.Decisive and able to make good decisions.Compassionate and able to form good relationships.Intelligent and able to think for yourself.Caring and able to minister to others.Insightful and able to keep things in perspective.Firm and able to maintain good boundaries.Introspective and able to grow as a person.Remember….be WHO YOU ARE. Continue reading 10 WORDS DESCRIBING WHO YOU ARE

HOW TO BE HAPPY ON A SHOESTRING BUDGET

Two little old ladies decided to go shopping.One wanted new shoes, the other a new dress.The first little lady looked in the shoe store windowand saw shoes she would like to havebut was dismayed when she saw the prices.So she walked into the store and said to the cashier,”I’d like some shoestrings, please.Some nice bright pretty ones.”She went home and put the shoestringsin her old shoes and smiled.”How nice these shoestringsmake my shoes look.Why, my shoes look almost new.”The other little lady looked at dressesbut was dismayed at how much they cost.So, she said to the cashier in the dress shop,”I … Continue reading HOW TO BE HAPPY ON A SHOESTRING BUDGET

TURN THE PAGE IN YOUR BOOK OF LIFE AND WRITE

Each new day you have the opportunity to turn the page in your Book of Life and continue writing your story. You are the author and the page is blank. It’s up to you what you write. But whatever you do, make sure you TURN THE PAGE and WRITE. Don’t leave the page blank. It’s YOUR life Make it an adventure. Use your imagination. Be creative. Write with lots of joy. And remember, It’s up to you what you write.   Continue reading TURN THE PAGE IN YOUR BOOK OF LIFE AND WRITE