Summer Solstice Renewal

Summer Solstice is June 20 this year and marks the longest day of sunlight for most of the world. (The polar areas have daylight continuously this time of year.) This event is celebrated throughout the world with rituals, festivals and events. For many, this time marks the beginning of summer and time to get outside […]

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Live Like You Were Dying

Below is from The Huffington Post about the book “The Top Five Regrets of the Dying: A Life Transformed by the Dearly Departing” by Bronnie Ware. I believe this is a message worth sharing. This week marks the year anniversary of my father-in-law’s passing and is a reminder to me of other people who have […]

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Remember Our Troops!

Memorial Day is this weekend and it is a reminder of all the sacrifices that our troops and their family’s make every day to defend our great country. “It doesn’t take a hero to order men into battle. It takes a hero to be one of those men who goes into battle.” – General Norman […]

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Labels We Give Ourselves and Others

I found this video from Prince Ea “I Am NOT Black, You Are NOT White” and I think it is important to share. So instead of me writing about it, I want you to hear the song. Below are a few lyrics from the song and a link to see it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q0qD2K2RWkc “I’m not here […]

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Do Something!

I wanted to share this amazing 2 minute video. The three owners of Holstee wrote down what they wanted from life and from this new company that they formed. These messages became known as the Holstee manifesto and has had about 100 million views and translated into 13 languages. Below are the inspirational messages the […]

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A Choice To Be A Mom

Sunday is Mother’s Day and I would like to say to my mom, Bev, thank you for all that you have sacrificed for me, for always being there and giving me the freedom to fly. I am forever grateful for your love and support. I came across this incredible song, “A Mother’s Love” (below) written by […]

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Prince’s Greatest Gift – Be Yourself!

How many of us try to fit the mold of what we think someone else wants us to be? Prince did not and he made no apologies about it. He was just himself – brave, courageous, incredibly talented, kind, sexy, smart, funny, humble, and a humanitarian. Prince was amazing in all aspects of the music business from singer, songwriter, […]

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Earth Day – Mother Nature Is Asking For Your Help!

Earth Day is here once again and it is a great reminder to help to protect our environment. And this year will go on the record books as the most significant one yet. Forbes.com stated “The United States President Barak Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping issued a statement recently that both sides will sign the Paris […]

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My Daughter’s Gift!

For Christmas my daughter gave me a blue jar filled with inspirational quotes. She was studying abroad the following semester and gave me a quote for every day she was out of the country. Plus 14 extra quotes for the days I would miss her more, I could have two quotes to be inspired by. This is the […]

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