Reasons to Be Thankful in Hard Times

This weekend is Thanksgiving weekend here in Canada. Thanksgiving comes when the leaves are entering the height of their glory and the air is just beginning to turn crisp. The last of the season’s produce is being harvested and apple orchards are abuzz with activity. This may well be my favorite time of year. As…

Tough Times Never Last, But

Vandna Mittal (above) had a stroke when she was only 15. Read her story of not giving up at Heart.org Robert H. Schuller “Tough times never last, but tough people do.” Tom Lehrer “Life is like a sewer… what you get out of it depends on what you put into it” Marie Osmond “You can do…

The Words You Speak Affect Your Future

“The words you speak become the house you live in.” ~ Hafiz Sir Winston Churchill once remarked, “Words are the only things that last forever.” There is such beautiful truth to this quotes. The kind of truth that once heard is impossible to ignore. That the words you speak become the house you reside in. Words have…

Simple Ways to Enjoy Life More

“I have a feeling that we are in such a hurry that we do not even have time to look at one another and smile.” — Mother Teresa “You can be the most beautiful person in the world and everybody sees light and rainbows when they look at you, but if you yourself don’t know…

Hope is a phoenix rising from ashes of shattered dreams

Originally posted on Koffee with Joe:
“Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness.” — Desmond Tutu “Hope rises like a phoenix from the ashes of shattered dreams.” — S.A. Sachs “The wings of hope carry us, soaring high above the driving winds of life.” — Ana Jacob…

Life is not complicated. We are complicated

“Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.” — Confucius “The WWII generation shares so many common values: duty, honor, country, personal responsibility and the marriage vow ” For better or for worse–it was the last generation in which, broadly speaking, marriage was a commitment and divorce was not an option”― Tom Brokaw…

Be a sunflower in someone’s dark world

“Does she realize she looks like a sunflower, ready to rain sunlight on all who look down upon her?”-Simone Elkeles “In the morning the sunflower blossoms due to the sun’s rays. This morning I just wanted to remind you that my heart blossoms with love for you every day I wake up and it is…

You got a dream. You gotta protect it

Originally posted on Limited Edition:
Rapunzel is a popular Disney Princess due to her curious nature, bravery, kindness, and adventurous personality. Her movie Tangled is based on the tale of Rapunzel, which is a fairy tale of German origins. It tells the story of a fair maiden named Rapunzel who is locked in a tower. The Story…

You got a dream. You gotta protect it

Rapunzel is a popular Disney Princess due to her curious nature, bravery, kindness, and adventurous personality. Her movie Tangled is based on the tale of Rapunzel, which is a fairy tale of German origins. It tells the story of a fair maiden named Rapunzel who is locked in a tower. The Story of Rapunzel A pregnant woman…