Category Archives: personal happiness

Happiness is Catching Leaves

Happiness is Catching Leaves It’s the simple things in life that are the most extraordinary; only wise men are able to understand them ~ Paulo Coelho It’s finally Fall, my favorite season of the year, the weather turns sunny but … Continue reading

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To a Happy and Passionate New Year

To a Happy and Passionate New Year As if you were on fire from within.  The moon lives in the lining of your skin. ~ Pablo Neruda The last quarter of 2019 was a really fascinating time for me.  I … Continue reading

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We should all worry less

We should all worry less Life is too short to worry about anything.  You had better enjoy it because tomorrow promises nothing. ~ Eric Davis I’ve written before about how worry is the enemy of happiness.  In fact when I … Continue reading

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Simple Lessons in Happiness

Simple Lessons in Happiness Smile every chance you get. Not because life has been easy, perfect, or exactly as you had anticipated, but because you choose to be happy and grateful for all the good things you do have and … Continue reading

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Happiness in Three Weeks

Happiness in Three Weeks If you do not change direction, you may end up where  you are heading. ~ Lao Tzu So it’s the third week of January and for most of us our New Year Resolutions have already failed.  … Continue reading

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End of the Year Happiness – 2019

End of the Year Happiness – 2019 The journey into self-love and self-acceptance must begin with self-examination… until you take the journey of self-reflection, it is almost impossible to grow or learn in life. ~ Iyanla Vanzant So I’m falling … Continue reading

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Cultivating the subtle in the pursuit of happiness

Cultivating the subtle in the pursuit of happiness When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.  ~ Lao Tzu Many years ago I started studying Tai Chi and Chi Qong with an instructor in … Continue reading

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Happiness is Poetry: Outlaw Poets

Happiness is Poetry: Outlaw Poets My absolute favorite poetry collection is entitled The Outlaw Bible of American Poetry and you can read it free on the link, today several selections from that collection, wonderful reading for a happy day my … Continue reading

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Wisdom & Happiness

Wisdom & Happiness Today the consideration that without wisdom there cannot be happiness, what is wisdom, the piece linked to below believes that wisdom is: 1.  Understanding and common sense 2.  Ability to discern right from wrong 3.  Curiosity 4.  … Continue reading

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The Twelve Days of Christmas Happiness – For People Who Don’t Like Christmas

The Twelve Days of Christmas Happiness – For People Who Don’t Like Christmas And now I have another reason to hate Christmas ~ Kate Beringer (Phoebe Cates, in Gremlins) We don’t all love Christmas and the holidays can be a … Continue reading

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