How to Get Motivated After a Stressful Period

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I have to admit, my stress level this past holiday season was unusually high. I am still struggling on how to get motivated to do my work. I am not sure why I was so stressed, but it honestly pushed me slightly over the edge to depression. I just could not find the ambition to […]

Quotes on Self Confidence to Help Fight Negative Self-Talk

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I love reading uplifting and positive quotes on self confidence. Among some of my many, not so perfect qualities, is that I suffer from lack of self-confidence. Life happens. It can break you down, if you allow it to or you can push through it to make you stronger. Oftentimes it may be hard to […]

Make It A Great Day Tuesday Series Week 4

Inspirational Quotes

Welcome back to the new Make It A Great Day Tuesday series! I hope everyone had a great Labor Day weekend! It is always so hard to go back to work after a nice long weekend. This week I am focusing on Inspirational Quotes. I think sometimes we all need to be reminded that we […]

Ways to Celebrate and Be Grateful Each Day

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How do you find ways to celebrate each day? I think it is really hard to be grateful for even the little things in life on most days with all the stress we have face on a daily basis. However, when I slow down for even a moment and take in all that I have, […]

Midweek Inspiration

“If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be.  Now put foundations under them.” –  Henry David Thoreau – Author, Poet and Philosopher (1817 – 1862) Dream your dreams; push for the extraordinary; find your heart’s desire. Foundations are strong, solid and unmovable.  If you […]

The Art of Conversation Compared to a Cup of Black Coffee?

“Good Communication is as stimulating as black coffee and just as hard to sleep after.”  - Anne Morrow Lindbergh – Author, Aviator (1906 – 1991) Art of Conversation Can you remember the last time you had an extremely exciting conversation?  How about a good one?  It seems with the advent of technology, the art of […]

Finding Your Inner Peace

Finding Your Inner Peace How are you at finding your inner peace?  For me, some days are better then others – but overall I am just so grateful for what I do have.  Some days, I have to work hard at focusing on the good and not the bad.  But I am grateful it is […]

Dreams – Quotes of Inspiration

“Commitment unlocks the doors of imagination, allows vision, gives us the right stuff to turn our dreams into reality.” – James Womack – Management Expert The quality that binds a relationship is the same quality that binds our dreams into reality…commitment. Commitment for a vision, commitment for freeing the creative mind, supplying the right stuff […]

Another Summer of Swim Team Comes to a Close

This is how I feel, I need to pull myself up by the bootstraps and keep on going. We are recovering from a very busy final week of swim team. Swim team ending marks that the end of summer is drawing near for us.  The summer has flown by once again. The kids’ going back […]