Hold Steady!! 2020 is near! All of the things you didn’t do, couldn’t do, wouldn’t do…..no worries! January 1 is the beginning of a new day…a new year…a new decade! It is never too late to begin again. Start where you are. Say to yourself “I Matter!” and get busy being the YOU that youContinue reading “Monday Motivation – Happy New Year!!”
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What are your goals? What do you want to do while on this earth? Don’t wait until “tomorrow” to start creating a ‘bucket list’. Do it NOW! Don’t wait until you have enough money. Don’t wait to retire. Don’t wait for a sunny day. Don’t wait until a better mood appears. Don’t wait until theContinue reading “Bucket List”
Monday Motivation – What are you Worth?
Just when you think you aren’t worth a darn thing is the exact time to say to yourself: “I matter!” “ I am worth all of the gold in the world!” “I am a good person!” “I deserve better!” “I AM worth it!” 💕 If you need convincing, reach out! I Care. Let’s Talk! MakeContinue reading “Monday Motivation – What are you Worth?”
Monday Motivation – Change it Up!
We made it! December is my favorite month but not because of Christmas. December is my birth month. It is also the last month of the year which means a new year is approaching! I can shed all of the yuck from the past year and start fresh. I don’t look at this time ofContinue reading “Monday Motivation – Change it Up!”
Alone for the Holidays.
My eldest son and his girlfriend came by last night and helped put the lights on the tree. I always like to have a tree up for Thanksgiving. It helps me get into the spirit of the holidays. Each year that passes I see my kids finding their way in life, growing into the adultsContinue reading “Alone for the Holidays.”
Monday Motivation – Open on Thanksgiving
Seven to eight years ago I remember being unemployed. I had never had trouble getting a job and I would have taken any job but could not get hired for even $10 per hour because I was ‘over qualified’. I would see/hear people complaining about working on holidays. During that not so wonderful time inContinue reading “Monday Motivation – Open on Thanksgiving”
A Day of Remembrance
November 23 was International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day. Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States. Know the signs….listen with your ears and your eyes. Speak up for those who can’t. Be an advocate. Show compassion. Have empathy. Be patient. Don’t shrug it off as ‘this too shall pass’……because itContinue reading “A Day of Remembrance”
Social Media does NOT Equal Social Connections
We are living in a time period where social media consumes our daily lives. One can have 1400+ ‘friends’ on their social media and not one of them they consider enough support to call upon in an hour of need. Please go through your friends’ list of all social media and make notes of theContinue reading “Social Media does NOT Equal Social Connections”
No Blame. No Shame.
“Suicide, mental illness and addiction are the only illnesses we blame the person for perpetually.” Kevin Hines These are all illnesses of the brain. The brain is an organ just like any other organ in the body. It breaks down. It gets sick. It needs tending to and we must take care of it justContinue reading “No Blame. No Shame.”
We live our lives reacting to each and every event that happens to us. In 2016 I was faced with what I consider a life altering event. I could have reacted so many different ways. I decided not to react at all. One of the best decisions I ever made! Sometimes no reaction is moreContinue reading “Monday Motivation”