MONDAY IS MON-DAY: HAVE A GOOD ONE

Monday is MON-DAY! MON means “my” or “mine” in French, and is pronounced like “moan.” MON-DAY, the first day after the weekend, was created to give you the opportunity to say, “This is MY day and MY week and I’m going to own it. It’s MINE to make what I want it to be. I’m going to make MY day a good one in spite of what happens.” Remember, your MON-DAY morning thoughts set the tone for the whole week. You are empowered to control your thoughts, they’re YOURS, and therefore you can choose what your tone for the week … Continue reading MONDAY IS MON-DAY: HAVE A GOOD ONE

BEHIND CHRISTMAS ARE MANY HUMAN STORIES

I boarded the Greyhoud bus to head home for Christmas.I looked out the window and sawan elderly woman with a canewalking slowly toward the bus door.She stopped to re-tie her blue faded scarf,pull her shawl tighter around her,and pick up a small crocheted bag.”Are you sure this is mine?” she asked.A younger woman took the lady’s armand helped her up the steps of the bus.”Yes, babushka, it’s yours,” she said.The younger woman guided the older womanto a seat near the front of the bus.She fluffed a worn hand-embroidered pillowand put it behind the older woman’s back.”Oh, that’s, just right,” the older … Continue reading BEHIND CHRISTMAS ARE MANY HUMAN STORIES

SEIZE THE DAY AND LIVE LIFE ABUNDANTLY

May I never be satisfied to simply exist, to drift through Life and MISS all the OPPORTUNITIES that Life offers. The older I get the more I want to make EVERY MINUTE COUNT. I want to get up EVERY morning and SEIZE THE DAY. CARPE DIEM. May I NEVER miss the OPPORTUNITY to live Life ABUNDANTLY, to BREATHE IN every BLESSING that Life offers, to fill my HEART with GRATITUDE for the CHANCE I have to EXPERIENCE Life FULLY EVERY SINGLE DAY. May my Life not end with regrets for having failed to EMBRACE LIFE…. for having failed to OPEN … Continue reading SEIZE THE DAY AND LIVE LIFE ABUNDANTLY