Gratitude: Take Time to Reflect

Sometimes people get so caught up in the busyness of their lives that they get a type of tunnel vision.  This tunnel vision limits their ability to see what is going on outside their own little world, and they often miss out on the activity that is happening around them.   You’re so busy going … Read more

Achieving Big Goals Made Easy

We often hear about setting goals and achieving results. It’s a science. There are some basic steps involved. Forbes has made achieving your goals a simple four step process: Do the research Write SMT (specific, measurable and time specific) goals Get started Achieve and repeat Most people believe, however, that the big goals aren’t so … Read more

Stress Resistance for a Peaceful Life

When you hear the word stress, what do you think?  Many people think about stress as something they just have to deal with.  They understand it may interfere with their peace, but they are resigned that life is just that way.  Stress happens. Here’s a question to think about for a moment:  Do you think of stress as a … Read more

Twenty Minutes to a Peaceful Work/Life Balance

While overworking seems to be popular these days in many circles, it’s extremely damaging. There’s absolutely no reason to overdo it, even if you have bills to pay. In fact, the harder you push yourself, the closer you get to the dangerous edge of overload and then even to burnout. It’s all about balance. It’s … Read more

Being Open and Accountable for a Peaceful LIfe

This could prove to be a rather vulnerable post, but I think it is important to having a peaceful life – so here we go! It’s officially June 1st and my friend and mentor and the founder of “God Style Business” Jill Albanys is starting a thirty-day challenge for our membership group. We are each … Read more

Get Started on Your Dreams for a Peaceful Life

It’s time to get started on your dreams for a peaceful life – so, what are you waiting for? What’s holding you back from just getting started? Take a moment of truth, be vulnerable with yourself, and consider what is really behind getting started and just doing it. What’s your excuse? Do you ever tell … Read more

Plan to Indulge for a Peaceful Life

Many of us have been raised to think that we should always put ourselves last. We are programmed to think that self-indulgence is a bad thing. I believe that in order to have a truly peaceful life, we need to make time to do those things we really want to do – in moderation, of … Read more

Ways to Make Your Life More Exciting

Wouldn’t it be great if your life was an exciting cornucopia of new adventures? Just imagine! No more days where you wonder if there’s something better. No more hearing yourself complain about being bored. Life is full of chores and routines, and sometimes you might find yourself just going through the motions without even realizing … Read more

Sunday Serenities – A New Affirmation to Start Your Week

Sunday Serenities – A New Affirmation to Start Your Week Each week we will be sharing a new affirmation.  The introductory information will remain the same, but if you are new to affirmations, please check out the first two sections on “What is an Affirmation?” and  “How to Practice Your Affirmation.” If you regularly read … Read more

Five Indicators of a True Friendship

Thank you, W Felderman for filling in the past few days – your posts have been great!  I should be back tomorrow. Five Indicators of a True Friendship You’ve probably realized that friends come and go. In some cases, your interests change as you get older. In other cases, something happens that forces you to … Read more