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Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love

Mother Teresa said the quote above in the subject of this post.   I was watching the movie Gatsby last night and a quote from the movie made me think of this topic on smiling and how it can affect those we come across.  How often do you think about your smile and how it can affect those around you? His smile was one of those rare smiles that you come across four or five times in life. It seemed to... read more

Hummingbirds…life is rich, beauty is everywhere, every personal connection has meaning

Legends say that hummingbirds float free of time, carrying our hopes for love, joy and celebration. The hummingbird’s delicate grace reminds us that life is rich, beauty is everywhere, every personal connection has meaning and that laughter is life’s sweetest creation. – Papyrus greeting cards. We used to have a hummingbird feeder in our yard when we lived in California.  I used to love... read more

You Control your own Destiny

The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own…You realize that you control your own destiny. – Albert Ellis   We are in control of our own life and destiny however most of us would probably say we don’t feel in control.  We tend to blame others and feel controlled by factors in our life.   It is up to you to control your life.  Start with... read more

Concentrate on the Present

“When I am anxious it is because I am living in the future. When I am depressed it is because I am living in the past.” – Unknown This reminds me of a recent post I made about the 4 characteristics to Describe Who You Are where I quoted:  Tomorrow is a mystery. Yesterday is history. Today is a gift which is why they call it the present. Are you living in the future or the past?   Learn... read more

What road are you taking?

  “People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they’re not on your road doesn’t mean they’ve gotten lost.” – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.   We are all on our own journey in life.   Your path is yours, and yours alone.   We shouldn’t jump to judgment because someone else isn’t following the path we are on, doesn’t... read more

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