Instead of telling the worldWhat it is supposed to do,Why don't you immediately do it yourself?In this way, I assure you,Your happiness will be surprisingly multiplied.- Sri ChinmoyIndian Philosopher and TeacherI thought this was a great quote about taking responsibility for our lives. Isn't that the truth? If we do the … [Read more...] about Do it Yourself – Quote for the Day
The purpose of life is to listen - to yourself, to your neighbor, to your world and to God and, when the time comes, to respond in as helpful a way as you can find... from within and without.- Mr. Fred 'McFeely' Rogers, 1928-2003 American Educator, Minister and Television HostMr. Rogers was a wise man:). I love this quote. … [Read more...] about The Purpose of Life – Quote for the Day
What does responsible mean to you? For some reason I am challenged by this word. I know that I am responsible for me. I am responsible for my healing, for my growth, for my lessons, for my success. I am responsible for it all. That is really scary to me. I looked the word up and the second definition said "being the … [Read more...] about What does Responsible Mean?
Empty your mind of all thoughts. Let your heart be at peace. Watch the turmoil of beings, but contemplate their return. Each separate being in the universe returns to the common source. Returning to the source is serenity. If you don't realize the source, you stumble in confusion and sorrow.Lao TzuAncient Chinese … [Read more...] about Returning To The Source – Quote For The Day
True commitment begins when we reach the point of not knowing how we can possibly go on, and decide to do it anyway. Author Unknown Do you ever feel like this? I know there are times when I wonder what all this is for and I feel like I want to just quit and something inside says otherwise. I think that's how I know I am … [Read more...] about What Is True Commitment?
If you wish to experience peace, provide peace for another. If you wish to know that you are safe, cause another to know that they are safe. If you wish to better understand seemingly incomprehensible things, help another to better understand. If you wish to heal your own sadness or anger, seek to heal the sadness or … [Read more...] about What You Wish To Experience – Quote For The Day
Getting started in essential oils can be very overwhelming as there are literally hundreds of oils out there with thousands of possible uses. So you might be asking why and/or how would you use them. We’ll try to answer that here. Since every person is different, the best way to know what they can do for you is to try them … [Read more...] about Getting Started With Essential Oils
It is time. Time to let go of things that don't serve me anymore. That is my theme right now. I need to let go of things to make room for all the new things life has waiting for me. I came across this while I was cleaning out my email and I thought it very fitting and wanted to share it with you... Releasing Let fears … [Read more...] about Letting Go
Instead of judging, start accepting yourself with all the imperfections, all the frailties, all the mistakes, all the failures. Don't ask yourself to be perfect. That is simply asking something impossible,and then you are feeling frustrated. You are a human being. Osho, 1931-1990 Indian Spiritual Teacher … [Read more...] about Love Yourself As You Are – Quote For The Day
I came across this quote and thought it fit very well with all that I've noticed in recent weeks: It's surprising how many persons go through life without ever recognizing that their feelings toward other people are largely determined by their feelings toward themselves, and if you're not comfortable within yourself, you … [Read more...] about Being Comfortable with Yourself…
When I was a little girl, around 7 or 8 years old, I began to establish my own identity. I remember wanting to have more say in the clothes I wore, the way my hair was done, how I spent my time, etc. My dad didn't seem very happy about this and it caused many conflicts in our relationship over the years. I remember him … [Read more...] about Keeping Up With The Jones’ – Who Are They Anyway?
As I prepare to leave for my week in Arizona (family vacation for a few days - retreat for a few), I am aware of a mixture of emotions that have been surfacing for a while but are stronger now. I am so excited to have some time away with my family and as well as alone. I am also so excited to go to this retreat and yet, I … [Read more...] about Tears and Resistence