Everything Will Be Okay

The events in Washington, D.C. yesterday have us all feeling shaken and unsure. In our wildest imagination, we never would have thought such violence and outrageous behavior was possible in our capital.  We wonder if our democracy will ever be the same.  We wonder if we will be okay. I gave myself permission to feelContinue reading “Everything Will Be Okay”

Honesty

We have all been taught from when we were children that “Honesty Is The Best Policy.”  What wasn’t stressed to us then is that we need not only be honest with other people, but we also need to be honest with ourselves. As I have said, the first thing is to be honest with yourself.Continue reading “Honesty”

Does Wisdom Come With Age?

Many people believe that with age, comes wisdom.  The truth is that unless we look at our experiences as we grow older and learn the lesson from these opportunities, we will not gain wisdom.  Sometimes we refuse to accept the lessons offered to us in these experiences.  We may be so prideful, stubborn, or insecureContinue reading “Does Wisdom Come With Age?”

Defeats Can Be Victories

Defeat is defined as “to win a victory over someone or something” but the truth is that even in defeat, we can experience a victory. There are some defeats more triumphant than victories. Michel de Montaigne Sometimes it may take being defeated to recognize the need for us to change for the better.  Sometimes ourContinue reading “Defeats Can Be Victories”

Goodbye 2020

Every New Year’s Eve has us looking back to the past 12 months and reminiscing the events that affected our lives during that time.  As this year 2020 finally comes to an end, we are all collectively looking back to the catastrophic events that happened and most of us are happy to say goodbye toContinue reading “Goodbye 2020”

Life Is For Growth

To be living is to be growing.  Personal growth is the ongoing process of understanding and developing oneself in order to achieve one’s fullest potential. Personal development is a vital part in a person’s growth, maturity, success and happiness. Personal growth has a profound effect on every single aspect of our life. Life is growth.Continue reading “Life Is For Growth”

Beauty Is In The Eye Of The Beholder

The saying, “Beauty Is In The Eye Of The Beholder” means that beauty is subjective.  In other words, what one person thinks is beautiful may not be agreed upon by another.  We all have differing opinions of what we think of as physical beauty.  These opinions are influenced by many things including social media andContinue reading “Beauty Is In The Eye Of The Beholder”

There Is Nothing Wrong With You

For many of us, we spend a lot of time thinking of ways we can improve.  We could eat better, be a better parent, exercise more, be more spiritual, or give more to those in need.  We can stop spending so much time dwelling on our personal shortcomings.  We can never achieve perfection.  The truthContinue reading “There Is Nothing Wrong With You”