Extending Yourself Grace When Life is Unraveling

Extending Yourself Grace Extending yourself grace can be so difficult when all we continue to do is raise our expectations. We can be so very hard on ourselves when we feel we have fallen short. In this instance, grace does not mean bowing your head in prayer, but saying “It’s okay”. We make mistakes, we […]

5 Poignant Life Quotes for a Good Dose of Inspiration

Poignant Life Quotes Whether you feel stuck or just need a good dose of inspiration from great minds, these poignant life quotes should do the trick. I like this quote from Elvis because, honestly, I forget how precious each day is that we have in life. Be intentional with how you live your life each […]

Embracing Life’s Challenges with Grace #ThankfulThursday

Embracing Life’s Challenges Tuesday started off just like any other ordinary weekday. That was, until my kids came home from school and a fairly traumatic event occurred. I’m pretty sure I lost 10 years of my life, but I’m learning that embracing life’s challenges makes it so much less stressful! lesjbohlen / Pixabay Normally my […]

Tips to Make Your Mondays Great – Monday Motivation

Tips to Make Your Mondays Great Mondays… Why are they so dang hard? If you’re like most people, you start dreading them on Sunday when the realization hits that the weekend is almost over. For me, I don’t necessarily dread Monday’s. The kids go back to school and I get to work on my blog. […]

Midweek Inspirational Quotes for Wednesday Wisdom

Midweek Inspirational Quotes Life is messy, right? We go through highs and lows, and the lows feel really long. This year, I am embracing the lows. I’m learning through them, I’m trusting in God, and I am not giving up. That being said, since it is mid-week, our resolve starts to fad. Therefore, I am […]

A Little Joy Even in the Darkest Times

Tis the season of joy and thanks. However, there are many who find the holidays to be very difficult. Let’s face it, life is tough. Many are facing financial problems, loss of a loved one, a broken relationship. Or, they may just find it difficult to find the holiday spirit. There is a lot of pressure this […]

Quotes on Self Confidence to Help Fight Negative Self-Talk

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

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

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 […]