Month: January 2023

Finding inspiration in everyday life

Difficult people

  Happy motivational Monday. Our positive quote of the day states: “A trap in dealing with difficult people is getting wrapped up in their personality. When we can stay objective and remove ourselves from other people’s roller-coaster psychology, we have a much better chance of moving through the situation positively,” by Tara Stiles. Difficult people…
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Replace negative thoughts with positive ones

Happy successful Saturday. Our positive quote of the day states: “The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today,” by Franklin D. Roosevelt. Doubt and fear are emotions that can lead to surrender and defeat. Success depends upon our outlook on life and our outlook depends upon our thoughts. Replace…
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Great friendships are based on great communication.

Happy fantastic Friday. Our positive quote of the day states: “You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you,” by Dale Carnegie. Friendship, whether between spouses, or friends requires two-way communication, the ability to compromise…
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Smile in the mirror

  Happy spiritual Sunday. Our positive quote of the day states: “Smile in the mirror. Do that every morning and you’ll start to see a big difference in your life,” by Yoko Ono. Some of us need to introduce our face to a smile. Frowning or angry all the time is exhausting! Smiling allows our…
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Set your sights high

Happy thought provoking Thursday. Our positive quote of the day states: “Set your sights high, the higher the better. Expect the most wonderful things to happen, not in the future but right now. Realize that nothing is too good. Allow absolutely nothing to hamper you or hold you up in any way,” by Eileen Caddy.…
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Don’t let fear control you

Happy whimsical Wednesday. Our positive quote of the day from Yoda states: “Fear is the path to the Dark Side. Fear leads to anger, anger leads to hate, hate leads to suffering.” There are several different kinds of fear; the kind that warns us of possible danger (survival fear), the kind that can paralyze us…
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THE JOURNEY

Looking for more inspiration? Here’s one of our stories from our sister site at Luminousnewsletter.com  THE JOURNEY BY Jane Edwards Never in my wildest dreams would I have imagined sitting down to write an article on recovery from alcohol addiction, especially my own. But humbly and with gratitude, here it is. I was raised in…
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The world is so unpredictable

  Happy soulful Saturday. Our positive quote of the day states: “The world is so unpredictable. Things happen suddenly, unexpectedly. We want to feel we are in control of our own existence. In some ways we are, in some ways we’re not,” by Paul Auster. Things happen. We may encounter physical or emotional trauma. We…
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Don’t downgrade your dream

Happy think about it Tuesday. Don’t downgrade your dream just to fit your reality. Upgrade your conviction to match your destiny,” by Stuart Scott. It may seem easier to downgrade our goals after we’ve swung for the fences a few times and missed. Failure is emotional and exhausting, however, it also teaches us what doesn’t…
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Ger back up!

Happy motivated Monday. Our positive quote of the day states: “Falling down is an accident, staying down is a choice,” by Rosemary Nonny Knight. We can learn a lot from young children. Have you ever watched a child at play? When they fall (after looking around to see if there is anyone they can solicit…
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