Happiness is…

"Nobody really cares if you are miserable, so you might as well be happy." - Cynthia Nelms Happiness is a state of being. If we are not being happy, then we begin to lose bits and pieces of ourselves along the way... Until we get to the point where we blend with the shadows. Happiness... Continue Reading →

Possibility Thinking

"Identical Conditions will have different experiences." - Benjamin  Zander Benjamin Zander’s short video (5 min) “The Art of Possibility” (below) deeply resonates with my philosophy and how I experience the world. My parents are one of the greatest influences in my life. After I was born, my mother resigned from her job, chose to be... Continue Reading →

Get Silly. Add Some Life to Living.

I am reposting  a blog by Jiji Tharayil called  "Get Silly. Add Some Life to Living". Jiji provides an inspirational narrative on the importance of being silly and ten ideas on ways to be silly. My favorite is number 2 "Dance in the car (or anywhere random)." Sometimes, we just need to put away our serious adult... Continue Reading →

My Values

After deep contemplation and narrowing down the scope of my values, I came up with the following five ranked values: Optimism Appreciation Creativity Accountability Wisdom My values continually changed over the years, however, my top three values have been around since as long as I could remember and give me peace of mind and happiness.... Continue Reading →

Human-kind

"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money." - John Rushkin We are humankind and not humanmean. Being kind is free and good for both the receiver and giver. Kindness stirs a warmth within the depths of your soul and is released to universe. Kindness given without... Continue Reading →

Positive Results

We have the ability to make a positive lasting change in the world. Standing by and doing nothing, we give up our power of choice to make a difference in our lives and the world. Let us change the world together, create a culture of appreciation, and make a positive difference in our life, those around us, and... Continue Reading →

Normal is Average…

"You have to be ODD to be number one." - Dr. Seuss Being normal is overrated. Normal is average and average is mediocre. Now...who said as a child that they wanted to grow up and be mediocre? Be you. Be your wonderful and fabulous self. Express your thoughts, pursue your dreams and enjoy. Reflection: Where did we learn to... Continue Reading →

Accept and Move Forward

Our habits is one of the things that defines who we are and what we will accomplish.  Like a two edge sword, our habits will either push us towards our dreams or pull us into the abyss of uncertainty. Trials, tribulations, detours and setbacks are a part of life.  It's how we handle them that separates the... Continue Reading →

Burning Bridges

"Burning Bridges" by John C. Maxwell The Golden Gate Bridge, one of America’s most iconic engineering feats, originally took more than four years to build, and at the time of its construction, it was the longest suspension bridge in the world.  More than two billion vehicles have driven across the Golden Gate Bridge since it... Continue Reading →

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