Forgiving Others – Letting Go of Anger on All Levels

“Forgiveness is a gift we give ourselves that allows us to get on with our lives instead of being trapped in the past by resentment.” ~Rick Warren

Forgiveness is a complex emotion and something we all relate to in different ways. But who, reading this, does NOT have someone to deeply forgive? Everyone has faced […]

Take Responsibility for Your Life – Let Go of Defending Your Point of View

Sometimes a little book can have a very profound and powerful influence. I just finished reading The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success by Deepak Chopra. Though written in 1994, the book is filled with timeless wisdom and guidance about how to live one’s life with success, empowerment and kindness toward others.

One particular concept that […]

Love – Cultivate the Feeling Within and Let It Flow Globally

With all the global change, unrest both man made and as a result of natural disasters, there has been much attention to tragedy, war, and disaster. As humans of curiosity and concern, we are of course drawn to the media coverage of this. Sometimes we are glued to the news broadcasts, both on TV and […]

Attracting Abundance – Consciously Creating An Attitude of Prosperity

Do you experience a sense of prosperity and abundance? Do you have a healthy flow of money to pay your bills and provide for extras? Everybody likes to talk about financial abundance because that is something we all aspire to — unless we are sitting in a monastery somewhere or have taken a vow of […]

Prioritizing – Different Perspectives for Goal Setting

We are all seeking a sense of peacefulness, fulfillment, balance and harmony. But to get where we want to be it is key to determine those facets that have to be balanced and achieved in our own life in order to bring us closer to how we want to be truly feeling and living. A […]

Living in the Now – Connect To the Energy of Each Moment

I was at the kitchen counter, preparing a salad for dinner, and my son was joining my husband and me for dinner that evening. As I was in the throes of slicing, peeling and chopping, I found my mind running a mile a minute, jumping ahead to a million unfinished tasks — not just for […]

Positive Attitude – Rekindle Your Passion for Life With These Simple Ideas

Does life ever seem routine, dull — maybe just the same thing over and over? It may be boring/dull with not enough to do or boring/busy with far too much on your plate. But it is the doing things by rote or with downright feelings of drudgery — that get to our psyche and make […]

Positive Thinking – Write Your New, Uplifting Life Story

“It is not from where you come, but where you are now in joy, and where you are headed with enlightenment.” ~Sheryl Schlameuss Berger

Negativity. Dysfunction. Insecurity. Depression. These were the themes of my family life throughout my childhood. It wasn’t a pretty picture. My father was a domineering, it’s-my-way-or-the-highway type of individual. He yelled, […]

Goal Setting – Aligning With the Intentions of Your Heart

Are you a genuine “goal setter” — taking meticulous effort to carefully formulate plans for the coming year/month/day? Or are you the exact opposite — just kind of drifting along in that “whatever will be” frame of mind?

Or perhaps you fall somewhere in-between those polar opposites and you casually set a few goals, but […]

Positive Attitude – Take Pride in Past Accomplishments

New Year, new moment, new energy — new chance to be the best life creator you can be. Are you ready for the challenge? Do you have the motivation and drive to take possibilities, turn them into probabilities and then into realities?

Of course, the challenge that I am referring to is one’s personal challenge […]