Category Archives: Happiness

If the world is merely a distraction where does happiness come from?

“Your happiness is ultimately dependent on what you choose to do with your inner landscape. The outer world is merely a distraction.” … Susanne The world is chock-a-block full of distractions. They come in an infinite variety of shapes and … Continue reading

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When times are tough hunker down, say a prayer and wait for Happiness.

… I think that today’s quote sort of sums up my journey of late … sometimes things are just darn challenging. At those times you need to tuck your head in … say a prayer to whatever gods you believe in … have faith … and … Continue reading

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I choose to be happy. What are you choosing today?

… There’s so much negative junk in the news that if we were to believe the newscasters we’d have to conclude that nothing good ever happens … but I know that that’s just not true. LOTS of good things happen … both on … Continue reading

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Dream big. Act Now.

… These days I’m learning REALLY good time management skills! My energy may be at bargain basement levels but my dreams are as big as ever! So I’m learning to a) … Continue reading

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Goodbye resistance. Hello bright tomorrow.

… It took a lot of years but the message that life doesn’t have to be hard … provided that you’re willing to listen at least some of Life’s suggestions … has finally sunk in. Now … instead of waiting for the storms to roll in … The Girls and I are … Continue reading

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Trading old patterns for happiness

… It finally occurred to me that if I wanted my life to be different than it had previously been then it was time for me to unload the 10 ton backpack-of-woes that I’d been schlepping around … Continue reading

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Learning to stop pushing the river

After years of unsuccessful attempts to divert the aforementioned river I’ve finally come to understand that if all I required to change to the world was sheer stubbornness … it would already be different. Continue reading

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Who or what is shaping Your life?

Everyone has someone whose opinion ranks high on the “You’re-someone-whose-opinion-I-respect” scale. There’s nothing wrong with that! …. What we don’t want … and what a lot of us are doing our best to heal/change … is to be a People Pleaser. Continue reading

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Where’s the map to Happiness City?

… when all the paper is burned … the tree and decorations are packed away … and the everybody has returned to their normal daily routine I have to ask myself “Where’s the map to Happiness City?” Continue reading

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Why not give life your all? All you have to lose are regrets.

… Miss Perky constantly does her best to keep us in a too-happy-to-be-miserable state. Ms. Sunshine works hard at keeping us all supplied with Clear Vision Eyewear complete with built-in L.I.F.E. radio. But ultimately it is MY responsibility whether or not I: a) stay tuned to … Continue reading

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