New Year, Same Old Me

I’m not going to vow to create a new me. That’s impossible… a waste of my time. I will not even try to recreate myself. Instead, I will better myself. I will grow. I will learn. I will laugh, cry, maybe punch a wall or two, and laugh more. I can’t be ME without everythingContinue reading “New Year, Same Old Me”

15 Things You Should Give Up To Be Happy

Borrowed from: 15 Things You Should Give Up To Be Happy 🙂 1. Give up your need to always be righti  There are so many of us who can’t stand the idea of being wrong – wanting to always be right – even at the risk of ending great relationships or causing a great dealContinue reading “15 Things You Should Give Up To Be Happy”

What Are You Being Prepared For?

Let your problems prepare you for your destiny. If your life is tough, God has the biggest plans for you. Being pampered doesn’t build strong character; troubles, trials, and tribulations do. Anyone can be resentful, angry, hurtful, and bitter. Only the strong can be forgiving, loving, and a better person because of their hardships. Choose toContinue reading “What Are You Being Prepared For?”

Promise Yourself

“Promise Yourself To be so strong that nothing can disturb your peace of mind. To talk health, happiness, and prosperity to every person you meet. To make all your friends feel that there is something in them To look at the sunny side of everything and make your optimism come true. To think only theContinue reading “Promise Yourself”

It’s a choice

I’m no angel. I have a past littered with what a lot of people would consider mistakes, but that I consider lessons. I am who I am because of each time I fell… and each time I picked myself up. If you learn from your past, there are no “mistakes”– only lessons. “The greater theContinue reading “It’s a choice”

Where He guides, He provides

The most beautiful people have the deepest scars. They’re the people who don’t let their pasts control or define them. The most people beautiful are the people who spend more time helping others than trying to figure out how others can help them. Beautiful people give, not take. Beautiful people find the beauty in whatContinue reading “Where He guides, He provides”

Life Happens

Failure isn’t fatal or final and “failing” at something doesn’t make you a failure… not getting back up, or not trying at all is. “The only real failure in life is the failure to try.” Failure is not defeat until you stop trying. Never confuse one loss or defeat to a total loss or aContinue reading “Life Happens”

Positivity

Happiness is a choice. People are as happy as they allow themselves to be. Your happiness, or lack thereof, is not a reflection of how other people around you treat you; your happiness is a direct result of the choices you make… you alone choose the actions that bring those feelings. Let them be actionsContinue reading “Positivity”

Don’t Worry…

“Don’t make a permanent decision for your temporary emotion.” People don’t make mistakes, they make decisions and choices. When someone makes a bad decision or the “wrong” choice, they like to mask the ugliness with a more delicate term. If it walks like a duck and it quacks like a duck… Own your bad decisions.Continue reading “Don’t Worry…”

“Life is a magic vase filled to the brim”

Some people live life to the max. These individuals embrace each day. They relish every moment. They love what they do, love where they are. They love life with all of their hearts. And it shows. These folks radiate joy. They exude happiness. And their enthusiasm for living shoots right off the chart. There isContinue reading ““Life is a magic vase filled to the brim””