• Gratitude,  How to

    How I Stopped Being So Grumpy

    I started working on my grumpiness a few months ago. Here is how I’m learning to stop being so grumpy. 🙂 Grumpy When I Disappoint Myself I admittedly have a problem with getting down or grumpy. Usually it happens when I am disappointed in myself, or when I think I should be different. And, more often than not, in the moment I will project what I am feeling and blame someone else. For example, at my last job there were times I felt simultaneously overwhelmed and unproductive. When I was asked to take on new tasks or when I made a mistake, I would get defensive and blame someone. I…

  • Spiritual

    Love – Harmony from Chaos

    “Have we forgotten how to love in our hurried passage through life? Perhaps we need reminding that love focuses our attention and guides our direction. Our actions aren’t hurried and our feelings aren’t confused and unraveled when we’re loving others and ourselves. Love offers form and enhancement to each moment… When the day’s frantic activities crowd the heart’s silent places, we must slow our pace and take notice of the loved ones in our presence, there by intent, remembering with them the design that has captured us and given meaning to our lives. Love creates music from the disharmony of our haphazard life choices. Giving it away is like a…