In order to strengthen any relationship, may it be a romantic one, a friendship or a family relationship, showing and expressing your gratitude can be a mindful and beautiful tool to do just that. A great time to take advantage of this is via special occasions, such as birthdays, Anniversaries and of course, Valentine’s Day. …Continue reading "Strengthen Your Relationships Through Gratitude – Write Appreciation Lists"
Of course, mindfulness asks you not only be present during the times of joy but always be present at the moment, without attaching to the outcome. Connected to your present self, mindfulness brings with it a quiet peace. Yet, during moments of doing something you love, when the thoughts in your mind may wander to what …Continue reading "Mindfulness Is Doing What You Love, And Allowing Yourself To Be Present"
While I love Thanksgiving, and what is not to love about a holiday that centers around gratitude, family and great food, I do think that sometimes we use it as an excuse to not be as kind, as grateful and as considerate throughout the day. We are only reminded that people are in need, when …Continue reading "Gratitude Should Be A Daily Practice Beyond A Holiday"
Do you trust your instinct? The voice within that guides you through those times, in which you should be paying attention? Your inner wisdom should be trusted and cherished, but it does take practice to learn to listen to it. Often times, we drowned out our own guidance system by listening to others, and to …Continue reading "A Positive Thought For The Day: Cultivate Your Inner Wisdom"
Welcome back to the weekly Attitude of Gratitude post! I hope you had a week full of moments you were grateful for. I know I have, and some of these I will share with you right now. I am grateful for my dogs. Recently I looked through my older photos from Florida, and I found …Continue reading "Friday Attitude of Gratitude – Week # 3"
Hi, everyone! Happy Friday! I am always amazed how much better I feel if I begin my day, focusing on gratitude and positive thinking. It is my morning pick-me-up, which even if I am rushed, I try not to skip. If I have to shorten my morning routine, I might skip a workout, or drink …Continue reading "Friday Attitude Of Gratitude – Week # 2"
Hi everyone! It has been a while since I participated in the weekly gratitude blog hops, and I missed all of the participants dearly. Since my mother’s death last year, live has been a little strange, to say the least, and it has reflected in my writing online, as well as in the business adventures, …Continue reading "Friday Attitude Of Gratitude – Week #1"
Creating relevant content for the upcoming months, means to be up to date on major and minor holidays. But it gets more complicated, when you add to these often celebrated holidays those minor and less often remembered celebrations, such as National Pancake Day or the Summer Solstice. This information can be not only useful for bloggers, who …Continue reading "Plan Ahead – Editorial Calendar And Marketing Planner For Creatives, Artists, Bloggers and More (Free PDF)"
There are times in our lives when trying to remember those little things we usually enjoy, becomes a difficult feat. May it be, because we experienced loss, are suffering from depression, going through marital problems or have financial trouble, a list of things that make us happy, can remind us of what we have, and help …Continue reading "40 Things That Make Me Happy – And Why You Should Make a Happiness List, Too"
This blog post contains affiliate links. See my disclosure page for more information Do you have an attitude of gratitude? If you do, congratulations. If you are still wondering how to get one, and you own your own blog, I suggest partaking in the many wonderful blog hops that foster weekly listing of gratitude. …Continue reading "Friday Gratitude: Family, Friends and Favorites"