Want More Joy? 7 Surefire Steps to Lasting Joy

  Hello there! I’ve been thinking and writing a lot about self-discipline.  It’s a habit or a mindset that leads to intense satisfaction and lasting joy. The joy comes when a mountain of work is accomplished and the reward is reserved for when it is done.  Then upon completion, several deep exhales of held breath […]

Answer These 10 Questions and You WILL Achieve Your Goals!

Hello! So much has been said and written about achieving goals and productivity.  Everyone has an opinion and “fresh” perspective. Here’s an approach that’s not so fresh but will have the desired results of getting more done and achieving your goals.  First, respond to these 10 questions – honestly, of course :-). ►10 “simple” questions: […]

Goals, Growth and Gratitude – How They Track Together

  Hello My Friend, I love this quote above.  It made made me wonder though – are the desires of our heart not a good thing?  Surely that can’t be the main message of the wise Epicurus. I believe the point of substance here is: don’t desire what you don’t have to the point of […]

Future Me – What About You?

Hello Dear Friend, This picture warmed my heart, touched my soul and made me grin. I got a clear picture of me in my golden years. So now I have to make sure to make it happen!  I want to be a senior who creates art and beauty. And so it will be! How do […]

Setting Goals & Gratitude

  Hello My Friend, Some morning musings to share I love this quote above.  It made made me wonder though – are the desires of our heart not a good thing?  Surely that can’t be the main message of the wise Epicurus. I believe the point of substance here is: don’t desire what you don’t […]

21 Days of Action: Day 6 – Achieve Your Goals Through Gratitude

Hello! Setting goals is very much about gratitude, as I see it.  You’ve set goals for this 21-day journey and by now I trust you are clear about what you are intending to achieve.  That clarity will, to a large extent, determine your success. Part of being clear is not just focusing in on the […]