Archive for December, 2010

 

Last Day of the Year!

What are your thoughts on this last day of the year?
What have you done that your are proud of?
What are the things you want to do again and do better?
What are the things you didn’t get to try and you definitely want to try in the New Year?
The last day of the year for me [...]

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I am participating in the PostADay Challenge of WordPress!

I have been relatively good at posting once a day (other than holidays…) and I will continue with great enthousiasm and serious perseverance. Kudos to WordPress for encouraging and motivating writers with inspirational posts on The DailyPost.
So starting now and for all of 2011, I challenge myself to post once a day. I hope this will inspire [...]

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Taking one step back for two steps forward

As the Holiday Season is an important time of reflexion for me, I think back to all the events of the year, my projects, my successes and disappointments, my frustrations and my joys.  There is a lost to dig up and think about.
Through this exercise, what I try to accomplish is an evaluation of what worked and what [...]

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Spiritual Christmas

People who know me know that I am not a Holiday person. I mentioned it before at Halloween and the same applies for Christmas. Usually at this time of year, I am exhausted from a long month of stressful work, I am depressed from the shorter days with less sunlight and I don’t like the [...]

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Being Proud of Accomplishments

Do you remember the last time you were proud of something you did? What did it feel like? Can you see yourself smiling thinking of the time when this happened? Were you so happy you couldn’t wait to tell everyone around you about it? The feeling is sometimes so amazing it could get addictive.
Being proud of your [...]

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Listen To Your Body

How many times have you heard the saying “Listen to your body”?  The expression is fundamental in helping yourself keep good health and in preventing future ailments. The concept is to be aware of your body’s reaction to everything. Everything.
I decided to write about this when, as a person who is very conscious of the [...]

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How Little Things Make a Huge Difference

I’ve been busy with work these days… It’s the Holiday season, the season of giving and the season for children.
I work for Starlight Children’s Foundation, so my work touches both aspects of the Holiday spirit. Fundraising campaigns are a way for people to give back in this special time of year, while it is important to [...]

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Be Amicable for the Children

Today, I had the pleasure of attending my daughter’s high school International Dance show where groups had prepared choreographs from different parts of the world. The show was very nice and well prepared, with the support of amazing teachers.
I would not have been able to enjoy and appreciate the work that the students, my daughter, [...]

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Speaking Your Mind

Many of us have grown up in guilt and fear, always eager to please, while speaking only when we are spoken to. Our parents thought it was the right way to discipline children, but later in life, this attitude doesn’t serve us right for obvious reasons.
If children are now taught to voice their opinion, even if [...]

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“The Future you see is the Future you get.”

A quote by Robert G. Allen, author of “Multiple Streams of Income”,  expert in the field of building wealth.
I wanted to mention this quote because it explains what Ian Clyde mentioned about focusing and visualizing what you want (what I wrote about yesterday).  This truly seems like the fairy dust we need to boost us into [...]

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