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Ordinary Heroes

 

Heroes, they walk amongst us and they look like me and they look like you.  These everyday heroes have no costumes or capes but they share a common bond; they simply care about others more than they care about …

28000 days

28,000 days

I’ve never truly lived like I was going to die tomorrow.  This might sound like a strange thing to say because it’s often seen as morbid to discuss death and dying.  I guess when you’re young you feel like you’ll …

Wise words on grief and death.

Wise Words on Grief and Death.

I came across these words on Facebook and they have stayed with me and left a lasting imprint, so I decided to share them with you here.  If you’ve ever lost a friend, family member or loved one, I’m sure …

How to stay focused on your goals.

We have always been searching for new innovative ways to get things done.  With our busy lives and jobs its becoming even more increasingly difficult to stay focused on long term and short term goals.  Mobile phones came into the

Decluttering, Organizing and Decorating 101.

In last week’s post on clutter, I talked about the importance of clearing the clutter in your life, whatever that is.  I am working on decluttering, organizing, and decorating, each space in our home so that they bring a …

Don't keep the gold in your pocket!

”Don’t keep the gold in your pocket…”

From the moment Andre shared this phrase with me, its left a lasting imprint on my life.  Andre used to be a freelance web developer years ago, now he works for an ad …

Why you should blog.

If you’re a business owner, musician, poet or just a person with something to share.  You will definitely need a website to market yourself in this always on, interconnected world.  Websites have been around for over 20 years and they

Clearing the Clutter.

We spend a large portion of our lives at home.  Our home is our sanctuary from the outside world; it’s the place we should feel safe and loved.  Our home should be a reflection of our hopes and dreams and …

5 tips to help spark creativity.

 

Growing up I used to think creativity was something that people were born with.  However, once I began to explore my interests and learned photography it opened up a whole new world for me. (The kid that sucked at …

Taking a moment to breathe.

Right now my routine generally consists of spending my day in sweats that are covered with baby spit up, while trying to keep my house from looking like a tornado rolled through.  Some days I daydream about beaches, what my …

Loving yourself and moving past negative patterns.

I was talking to a friend of mine recently and she revealed how unhappy she felt in her current relationship.  While confiding in me some of the things she has endured during the span of the relationship I asked ”What …

Finding your Superpower.

In order to live a happy and fulfilled life, everyone always says you need to do what you love. However, the problem most people encounter is figuring out what that is.  I remember reading an article some time ago that …

Gratitude

Understanding the importance of gratitude came in the most unlikely of places. My first introduction to a daily gratitude practice happened when a friend sent me a gratitude challenge invitation on Facebook.  For 10 days I had to record 5 …

Inspiring Words: Be you.

 

 

”Note to Self:

None of us are getting out of here alive, so please stop treating yourself like an after thought.

Eat the delicious food. Walk in the sunshine. Jump in the Ocean.

Say the truth that you’re …

Inspiring Words: Stillness

“All artists, whether they know it or not create from a place of inner stillness, a place of no mind.”―

Eckhart Tolle, Stillness Speaks…