The Importance of Awareness

Sometimes it seems like we are “thrown” into situations that we believe are not of our own creation and we find ourselves wondering “Why?” There is a reason for that. One that goes far deeper than just the concept that there is something there for us to learn. Don’t get me wrong. It is ultimately about learning something, but sometimes … Read More

Gratitude Has the Power to Transform

Giving thanks is such an important part of who we are and I think so many of us, including myself, forget far too easily just how important it is. Of course we all thank others regularly, but with so many things going on in the world around us, it’s quite easy to overlook the real meaning of gratitude. Gratitude is … Read More

Pay It Forward & Unique

I’m sure you all know of the idea about “pay it forward,” right? Well I decided for my blog topic this week (which is a little late, by the way :~) that I’m going to tell you about a man who has taken the concept of “pay it forward” to a new level. His name is James Barnett. He quit … Read More

What Does Purpose Mean To You?

I’ve been mulling something over in my mind the last few days or so and having this discussion with a friend. I’ve been wondering about the concept of Life Purpose. It would seem there are different theories on it out there… I’ve heard it said that it is more a path we walk than it is a “job assignment.” I’ve … Read More

Knowing Ourselves

As I continue to explore the concept of purpose in an effort to identify my own, I have found an understanding from within that knowing who we truly are – all of our gifts, abilities, characteristics, and even our weaknesses – is an essential part of understanding our purpose here and in general. At our very core, we are all … Read More

Merry Christmas Everyone!

Not only is the holiday season a wonderful time of year to enjoy friends and family, it is also the perfect time to go within and review the year that is coming to a close and all that we have learned from it. And I have to say that I am quite pleased with the peace and joy that I … Read More