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Category Archives: Gratitude
29 April 2016 The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away. ~Pablo Picasso A year ago when I set an intention to explore life satisfaction in 2 posts a week … Continue reading
11 March 2016 I no longer want to be someone who imagines a better future, someone yearning for things to be different, someone who hopes her way into missing what perfection is, right here, in her face. ~Sonya Lea, Wondering … Continue reading
1 March 2016 [Sufficiency isn’t] a quantity of anything. Sufficiency isn’t two steps up from poverty or one step short of abundance. It isn’t a measure of barely enough or more than enough. Sufficiency isn’t an amount at all. It … Continue reading
16 February 2016 If you live the questions, life will move you into the answers. ~Deepak Chopra Often when I feel discouraged or weary, I’m resenting the way the world is. And asking it to tend to me in a … Continue reading
27 January 2016 Beyond a wholesome discipline, be gentle with yourself. You are a child of the universe no less than the trees and the stars; you have a right to be here. Max Ehrmann, Desiderata, 1927 The topic of … Continue reading
27 November 2015 Gratitude bestows reverence, allowing us to encounter everyday epiphanies, those transcendent moments of awe that change forever how we experience life and the world. ~ Sarah Ban Breathnach, The Simple Abundance Journal of Gratitude This month, as … Continue reading