9 QUALITIES YOU SHOULD STRIVE TO DEVELOP: THEY ARE THE HEART AND SOUL OF VIBRANT LIVING

LOVELove is a choice. It is an unconquerable goodwill that always seeks the highest good for others no matter their behavior. It is love that gives freely without asking for anything in return. JOYJoy is deeper than mere happiness. It is being able to express a sense of gladness no matter what circumstances you are in. It is a determination to always be upbeat about life. PEACEA life of peace is the ability to experience wholeness and harmony despite the conflicts of life. It is feeling safe and secure despite living in a world of chaos and violence. PATIENCEPatience is … Continue reading 9 QUALITIES YOU SHOULD STRIVE TO DEVELOP: THEY ARE THE HEART AND SOUL OF VIBRANT LIVING

HOW TO MAKE SURE YOU HAVE A GOOD DAY: 7 THINGS YOU CAN DO

Everyone always says, “Have a good day.” That’s nice but how do you make sure your day is a good one? What control do you have over your day and how it goes? Here are a few suggestions: As soon as you wake up each day, give thanks that you’re alive. After giving thanks, tell yourself why you’re grateful to be alive. Come up with at least one reason. It sounds simple, but starting your day with gratitude sets a positive tone for your whole day. It makes a difference. Eat breakfast. Breakfast kick-starts your metabolism, helping you burn calories … Continue reading HOW TO MAKE SURE YOU HAVE A GOOD DAY: 7 THINGS YOU CAN DO

HERE’S WHAT MAKES YOU THE SPECIAL PERSON THAT YOU ARE

What makes you special?It’s not the color of your eyes.It’s not the color of our skin.It’s not what’s on the outside.What’s important is what’s within.It’s not the clothes that you wear.It’s not the words that you impart.It’s not how many friends you have.What counts is what’s within your heartIt’s not at all what you possess.It’s not the talents that you display.It’s not the position you hold in life.No, what makes you special is the love and kindnessyou give to others every day. Continue reading HERE’S WHAT MAKES YOU THE SPECIAL PERSON THAT YOU ARE

HARMONY VERSUS DISHARMONY IN LIFE — DOES IT REALLY MATTER?

I hunger for harmony.Harmony of my mind, heart and soul.Harmony in what I think, say and do.Harmony in hands of all colorbonded together in love, hope and peace.Harmony….why can’t it be?Does it really matter to me?I hunger for disharmony.Disharmony that disrupts the status quo.Disharmony that troubles the heart enoughto heal the hurting, fill the hungry, and erase hate, distrust and despair.Disharmony….why can’t it be?Does it really matter to me? Continue reading HARMONY VERSUS DISHARMONY IN LIFE — DOES IT REALLY MATTER?

MORE FACTS ABOUT HAPPINESS THAT CAN CHANGE YOUR LIFE (PART 2)

Lasting happiness comes by creating “moments.” The ability to embrace every moment as a precious gift is a choice we make. Choosing to appreciate “every moment” that you are privileged to enjoy in life allows you to see beauty, feel hope and notice opportunities in places you have previously missed. One of the secrets of discovering happiness is to stop each day and fill your heart with gratitude for the people who have made significant contributions to your life. Think about all the ways people have made a difference in your life. Happiness also happens when you think about all … Continue reading MORE FACTS ABOUT HAPPINESS THAT CAN CHANGE YOUR LIFE (PART 2)

FACTS ABOUT HAPPINESS THAT CAN CHANGE YOUR LIFE – 7 INSIGHTS THAT CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE

You have everything you need right now to be happy. Think about it. You have all you need. Don’t allow yourself to think that you need certain things or certain people to make you happy. And don’t tell yourself that happiness will perhaps happen tomorrow or the next day or sometime in the future. You have all you need right now to be happy. There are many courses on how to succeed but few on how to be grateful. Taking the time to be grateful is when happiness begins its journey from deep within your soul and keeps moving until … Continue reading FACTS ABOUT HAPPINESS THAT CAN CHANGE YOUR LIFE – 7 INSIGHTS THAT CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE

WHAT A HUMMINGBIRD CAN TEACH YOU – LESSONS ABOUT LIFE

The hummingbirds are beautiful and fascinating to watch. Just like all of Nature, they teach us lessons about life. Here are a few lessons from hummingbirds. Each day, focus on sipping life’s sweet nectar. Enjoy every sweet moment. You are beautiful. Let your true colors shine. Be colorful. Don’t let your feathers get easily ruffled. Life is too short. Sometimes you have to “just wing it. And that’s okay. Just do it! Good things really do come in small packages. Enjoy the little things in life. Feather your nest with good friendships. Dream big. Fly high. The sky’s the limit. … Continue reading WHAT A HUMMINGBIRD CAN TEACH YOU – LESSONS ABOUT LIFE