Slow down, you stop suffering when you accept life the way it is not what we want it to be
We seek things without putting too much thought into what we are seeking. If you ask most people want they want most the answer is typically to be happy. I had dinner with 2 friends tonight and they were talking about their kids going to college. I said that if my daughter decides not to … Continue reading You don’t need permission to be happy
I know that it is common to think about only what we can do for ourselves. What if everyone on the planet did one something everyday that was entirely for someone else? What if there was nothing in it for you, but you did it to make someone else smile? What would you do? I … Continue reading Living to serve…
Still trying to buy happiness? We are all searching to for one thing, a state of mind. Think about that! You're searching for a feeling. Nothing can make you feel happy, you choose to allow situations or things to make you feel happy. When they say happiness is a choice, it is true, but so … Continue reading The road to happiness
Accept whatever it is that you personally need to accept, whether it be that your family is not going to be supportive or loving, that your spouse isn’t going to say exactly everything you need them to say, that you need to stop doing whatever self sabotaging behavior that you need to do. Take control … Continue reading Acceptance is Essential
I was replying to a friend’s text one night and it hit me. My advice to her was to embrace each day and stop making the choice to live the life that is making her miserable. The words I were typing, the advice I was giving to someone else were the words I needed to … Continue reading Control the way you react to things that happen to you. Acceptance is essential, but action is necessary. Miracles are followed by movement!
Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton Thanks for joining me! Growth in life is essential for change. Unfortunately, most growth occurs during difficult times. I experienced some unfortunate difficult years. The crazy thing is that I wouldn't change them for anything. I grew so much, growth that … Continue reading The Journey Begins