Wednesday Wisdom 8.16.17

"If you cannot be positive, then at least be quiet."  - Joel Osteen This is a solid piece of advice.  I have found that I can come across as negative to people. I have always preferred to think that was me just "keeping it real".  As I have aged though, I have also certainly found … Continue reading Wednesday Wisdom 8.16.17

Monday Motivation 8.7.2017

"It is better to fail in originality than to suceed in imitation."  - Herman Melville   What is better than doing well and doing it with your own original thoughts?  I cannot think of much.  Even better when you are surrounded by honest people who want to help you and be a part of your … Continue reading Monday Motivation 8.7.2017

Fabulous Friday 8.4.2017

"Always be a first rate version of yourself instead of a second rate version of somebody else." - Judy Garland   It is so much better to be yourself!  Some days it is hard to tell if you are truly being yourself though.  I have found that my best relationships, even if they are few, … Continue reading Fabulous Friday 8.4.2017

Wednesday Wisdom 8.2.2017

"Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible."  - Dalai Lama   It is always possible to be kind. There are times when I was not kind. I am not proud of those moments. We never really know when showing one little bit of kindness to someone will make their day. We also never know … Continue reading Wednesday Wisdom 8.2.2017

Monday Motivation 7.31.2017

"It's insecurity that is always chasing you and standing in the way of your dreams."  - Vin Diesel   There have been many things in this life I have not attempted or even given my best shot because I was afraid for whatever reason. I like to think maybe someday that will stop but I … Continue reading Monday Motivation 7.31.2017

Fabulous Friday 7.28.2017

"If you always do what interests you, at least one person is pleased."  - Katharine Hepburn   I can't agree more. I know I don't always do the things that interest me, if at all ever. Being a wife and a mom seem to put a damper on things, at least for a little while. … Continue reading Fabulous Friday 7.28.2017

Wednesday Wisdom 7.26.2017

"Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive."  - Dalai Lama   So very true. It is easy to become hardened from the world around you. I try to remind myself how I feel when I receive love. Surely other people feel similar..? Sometimes I can be a very cold person, … Continue reading Wednesday Wisdom 7.26.2017

Monday Motivation 7.24.2017

"Thinking of Plan B muddies up your chances of succeeding at Plan A."  - Charlie Day   I am one of those people that has a knack for taking on more than I should. I think everything will work out and fit right in.  I live in this sort of organized chaos. A few years … Continue reading Monday Motivation 7.24.2017

Fabulous Friday 7.21.2017

"Life's a journey - it unfolds for you as you are ready for it."  - RuPaul   Have you ever thought to yourself there is a time and place for everything? Or maybe, everything happens for a reason..? I know I certainly have. Those are two things I tell myself frequently. I also have realized … Continue reading Fabulous Friday 7.21.2017

Wednesday Wisdom 7.19.2017

"You can't undo the past... but you can certainly not repeat it."  - Bruce Willis   Oh my gosh, how many times have we uttered the phrase, "I'll never do that again"? Probably more times than we would like to share. Everything is a learing experience. Even if I do not like the lesson learned, … Continue reading Wednesday Wisdom 7.19.2017