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Wishing for Something Better

My year of optimism is starting to come to a close.  I only have a few weeks left and I’m starting to look back and evaluate how everything has gone.  This last year has me noticing a lot of personal … Continue reading

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Gratitude

Optimism and gratitude go hand in hand.  With my 2013 optimism project, my gratitude has gone through the roof!!  I’ve been keeping a “gratitude journal” and writing 10 things I’m grateful for in it every morning.  It is amazing how … Continue reading

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Expectation

So I mentioned back in May that I planted a lot of flowers this year.  They are now in full bloom and completely spilling over my front porch!  I love it!  I wasn’t sure what to expect since it had … Continue reading

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Anger

This week was a challenge.  A few things came to a head.  I’m working through the Soul Coaching book that I mentioned a couple of weeks ago.  This week is all about emotions, so a lot of those feelings that … Continue reading

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Gratitude

It’s amazing what a little gratitude can do isn’t it?  I am currently reading Story of a Soul.  It’s the autobiography of St. Therese of Lisieux.  She was known as “The Little Flower”.  She found God in every small thing … Continue reading

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Consistency

It is usually this time of year that all of those well intended New Year’s resolutions fall by the wayside.  Ask anyone that consistently works out on a regular basis.  By March the health club is back to it regular … Continue reading

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Immeasurable Potential

(originally posted July 8, 2011) I hate being idle.  Sitting with nothing to do feeling bored out of my mind feels like a waste….a waste of talent, time and potential.  I’d like to think that there is potential in just about … Continue reading

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Take Notice

It’s the one month mark of the year of optimism.  I thought this would be a good time to stop and take notice of what has changed since I have decided to make 2013 the year of hopefulness.   There have … Continue reading

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Encouragement

Today I’m feeling pretty grateful, and it’s a pretty darn good feeling.  I’ve been at a conference with the company I work for.  Usually my day to day work situation is a little isolated.  I don’t have other people in … Continue reading

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Taking It Personal

Optimism is all on us.  It doesn’t matter if 99 out of 100 people believe the glass is half full, if you are the one that see it half empty….then it’s half empty!  If you want to be positive you … Continue reading

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