Comparing Yourself To Others – You Are Standing On Shaky Ground

Everyone is different.  That’s a given.  We all know that.  So why do we continue to compare ourselves to others?  In today’s world, advertising drives our lifestyles.  Whatever the latest gadget is, we think we have to have it.  Or we have to “look” like…

Laughter-More Than Just Good For Your Soul

The picture above is of my cat, Miss Priss.  Every time I see it, it makes me laugh.  She’s a hot mess for sure! Laughter.  We hear it all the time how it’s the best medicine and that it’s good for your soul.  But have…

Your Mind Is Like A Garden

Do you like to garden?  I LOVE it!  Planting a little seed or plant and watching it grow and produce whatever it’s supposed to produce.  Whether it’s vegetables, fruit, flowers, trees….I don’t care.  I love it all!  Except weeds.  I don’t like weeds.  In fact…

The Peace of Consistency

CONSISTENCY As we begin the New Year it would be wise to focus on our consistency when trying to reach any goals we may have set.  Consistency is key to achieving success in any area of your life whether it be relationships, work, healthy living, emotional…

Setting Goals For The New Year

We are coming to the close of another year and as we look forward to 2017, I ask you…what do you want to accomplish?  What goals do you have?  Have you even thought about it? Goals are like a map for your life.  Without them…

Peace To Contentment

I woke up this morning with a song on my heart and I want to share with you just the first verse. When peace like a river, attendeth my way, When sorrows like sea billows roll Whatever my lot, thou hast taught me to say…

Take Action

We’ve all heard it…you know, the saying “Just Do It!”  But what does that look like?  What are we supposed to do?  And why should we do anything?  Well, the answers to these questions  are different for each individual.  It depends on the circumstances and…

In The Desert

Have you ever been in the desert?  We lived in El Paso, Texas for 2 years and I’ll never forget my first trip there.  I had never been further West than San Antonio and so I had no idea what to expect.  What I remember…

Give Yourself Grace

Grace…permission to not be perfect!  That’s a hard one for me….really.  Yes, the one who speaks of mindfulness, the one who speaks of positive thinking has a hard time giving herself grace. When I started this blog it was to help others find peace and joy….

Your thoughts overload your mouth….your mouth overloads your rear end…..AKA Volcano Mouth or you talk too much!

Have you ever felt like your mouth was a volcano that kept erupting and you had no control over it?  I have!  When I get stressed, when I’m sleep deprived, when I feel I’m being treated unfairly….Oh my!  Basically when life happens.  Sometimes it can…