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Full of it or on to something?

For those who know me, you know that I am not the most optimistic person. I tend to gravitate toward negative and pessimistic thoughts. So, I can only imagine that those reading my posts are surprised to see me preaching about happiness and leading a more positive and joyful life. However, my goal in writing… Continue reading Full of it or on to something?

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Sticking to your commitments

So I have been writing every day for over 100 days now. I have written in the car, in bed, at my computer, on my phone, on my iPad and even while watching TV. I have written when I am happy, sad, drunk, mad and every emotion in between. I am committed to this goal.… Continue reading Sticking to your commitments

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Be flexible

“Stay committed to your decisions, but stay flexible in your approach.”- Anthony Robbins As my husband and I adjust to working together and growing our antique business, I am finding this quote to be particularly relevant. We are constantly having to adapt and adjust our days to meet our business needs and figure out what… Continue reading Be flexible

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What drives happiness?

John Stuart Mill once said, “I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.” This begs the question, what drives happiness? At first glance it would seem that our desires drive happiness, as long as our desires are in moderation. However, happiness will never be reached… Continue reading What drives happiness?