Always be who you really are. Be your authentic self. Never try to be someone you are not or what you think others want you to be. Be optimistic. Strive to always be positive and upbeat in life. Look for good in every struggle. Learn from every trial. Be kind. Do for others what you would want them to do for you. Show compassion. Do the little things that show you care. Dream. Always envision what could be. Never stop thinking about all the things you want to experience in life. Constantly dream about what you want to achieve. Be … Continue reading 10 THINGS YOU CAN DO TO BE A BETTER PERSON
Speaking of sacrifice…..Over 45 million turkeyswill be sacrificed this yearfor the feast of Thanksgiving.45 million turkeyswill give their livesfor simply being….a turkey.May we all learn to appreciate those who have sacrificed for us.Some have made the ultimatesacrifice for you.And throughout your entire lifepeople have sacrificedpieces of their life for you.Consider the number of sacrifices that have been made for you.45 million?Sacrifice means you are loved.You are worth it.Love that is trueis selfless.It is willing tosacrifice. Continue reading APPRECIATE THE SACRIFICES THAT HAVE BEEN MADE FOR YOU
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
Friday is Free-Day! It was created to give you the opportunity to reflect on any conflict, mistakes, or struggles you had during the week and FREE them from your mind. Let go of them, get entirely rid of them, and end your week with peace of mind. Remember, “let go” means to “STOP holding onto something.” Free-Day is when you look back over the week and forgive anyone who has upset or hurt you in some way, intentionally or unintentionally. You can forgive because forgiveness doesn’t make the other person right….it makes YOU FREE. It lifts the burden off your … Continue reading FRIDAY IS FREE-DAY: HAVE A GOOD ONE
Thursday is Thirst-Day! It was created to remind you to always maintain a thirst for all the things that are important to you — little things, big things, dreams, hopes, even tasks that need to be done. Never stop thirsting for the things that matter. Thirst-Day is when you review your week and strive to accomplish the things you want to get done before the week is done. It’s a drive, a thirst, to achieve what still needs to be done. Humans typically thirst for three basic things: love, happiness, and a fulfilled life. Thirst-Day is the day to reflect … Continue reading THURSDAY IS THIRST-DAY: HAVE A GOOD ONE
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
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
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?
No matter how ugly, how shameful, how unworthy you might feel, you are still lovable. Always remember that fact….YOU ARE LOVABLE. Accept yourself for who you are. Be assured that you are NOT who others say you are you. Always be your authentic self. Sometimes things happen in life that leave us feeling disconnected. Yet down deep we have a strong desire to be loved, to be connected, to belong. So rather than sit and feel dejected about what has happened, let it be a sign that you are to move in a new direction. Let it push you, shove … Continue reading WHAT THE LOVABLE UGLY DUCKLING STORY TELLS YOU ABOUT YOURSELF
Legacy is what lives beyond you. You can choose to make your life a story that people will always remember, and there is no better life story than one that demonstrates love, conviction and kindness. You get to decide the legacy that you will leave. It’s a fact. You’re going to die. You can’t live forever, but you can create something that others will look at and remember you with fondness. What you create will keep your memory alive. People like hearing someone say, “I love you.” Make it your legacy to touch many hearts with your love and compassion. … Continue reading HOW DO YOU WANT TO BE REMEMBERED? WHAT WILL YOUR LEGACY BE?