“It was in the depth of winter that I realised that within me lay an invincible summer.” I read this somewhere many years ago and liked it so much that I wrote it down in the notebook in which I kept my to-do lissts and phone numbers. This was way back in a prehistoric time when I didn’t have a cell phone. I have forgotten … Continue reading One Liner Wednesday February 13th 2019
Another sunrise Another day. A new beginning, Today is Monday. Another week, another chance, To do everything a better way ! Have a great week ahead everyone ! You might also enjoy: Monday Morning Blues & 5 ways to beat them Image : courtesy Unsplash Continue reading Another sunrise, another Monday
Toxic people are best avoided. They suck all the happiness out of the air around them. They can cause practical difficulties in your life so it is important to recognise them. 1. Friends who expect you to be there for them always but never return the favour. 2. Relatives who ruin family gatherings with snide remarks and criticism. 3. Co-workers who waste … Continue reading Toxic People To Avoid
Have you ever had one of those mornings when you woke up with a surge of energy and enthusiasm (as opposed to days when you wake up with lethargy and depression). Did you ever have a morning when the birds are chirping (they always chirp in the morning, you are too groggy to notice) and the sun is shining brightly (it usually does in hot … Continue reading Waking up with enthusiasm.
Do not take umbrage, At people who offend you; With their backbiting, slander and gossip. Instead, pity them: For their empty lives, and small minds, That take pleasure in belittling others. Written for : FOWC with Fandango —– umbrage. Image courtesy Pixabay. Continue reading Do not take umbrage…..
Share Your World 12-31-18 is a tag created by Melanie who blogs at Sparks from a combustible mind. You can check out her original post here. Melanie has asked us to share our opinions on some questions. Here are my responses: For the parents in the crowd: What would be the absolute worst name you might give your child? If you’re not a parent … Continue reading SYW: Share Your World
Every year we makeNew Year’s Resolutions with great zeal, fervour, and enthusiasm. These may be a resolve to give up something like smoking. We might make a resolution to eat more fruit, drink more water or get more exercise. Whatever our resolutions, they seldom last the whole year through. Usually they don’t survive the month of January. You might brave the sleet and snow, and … Continue reading New Year’s Resolutions: keeping them through the year.
It is the end of 2018. A lot of water under the bridge. It’s time to look forward to 2019 and see what it brings us. I have a set of questions for all my friends out there. Do you make new year’s resolutions? Do you: … Continue reading New Year’s Resolutions Q & A Tag
We are living a detrimental lifestyle in this millennium. It is detrimental to our physical and mental health. The fast and frenetic pace of our life keeps us in a constant race against the clock. It is a continuous struggle to do more and achieve more. We skip meals and overdo stimulants like coffee and energy drinks. When we do stop to eat, it is … Continue reading Our Detrimental Lifestyle: what we can do about it.
Little things that mean a lot— Part IV Some things I treasure Beyond measure. A smile A kind word. Fresh muffins Tall lattes. A favourite book My comfy couch. Playful kittens Friendly babies. A butterfly A ladybird. Short queues Long chats. Old friends New ideas. A rainbow A sunset Little things I treasure Beyond measure. Written for FOWC with Fandango : treasure You may … Continue reading Little things I treasure