A year of challenges – gratitude

Last month I didn't do well on my newspaper challenge.  I have no excuse. I just didn't pull it together. I don't get the newspaper so it was going to involve going to the library. Which I do weekly anyways. I did put a call into a neighbour but she passes her paper on to … Continue reading A year of challenges – gratitude

What caught my eye – favorites from the past month

Below is what caught my eye in the past month. Hope something catches yours. Little green notebook  shows us how to layer rugs. This is something I am considering in my living room, as I have a large sisal rug and thinking a smaller rug with some color might be interesting. If you are into … Continue reading What caught my eye – favorites from the past month

Things I’m thankful for….

Today is Canadian Thanksgiving.  So I thought I'd take a breath and give thanks. I am thankful that I'm finally at a point where I accept my past (or most of it!!) as it has brought me to where I am today.  All my regrets, triumphs, loses and experiences. I will be the first to … Continue reading Things I’m thankful for….

What caught my eye – favorites from the past month

Below is what caught my eye in the past month. Hope something catches yours. If you have read my favorites posts before you know I like decor as my eye candy. Just out Becca Interiors . The home has clean lines and neutral colors that I am crushing over. Check out Ingrid Madison Ave on how to feel … Continue reading What caught my eye – favorites from the past month

You can be 25% happier

I read Gratitude Works! by Robert A. Emmons.  He is one of the leading researchers in studying gratitude.  Statistics says we can be 25% happier if we keep a gratitude journal.  He states that keeping a gratitude journal leads to increased feelings of connectedness, improved relationships, better copying with stress, and a greater sense of purpose and … Continue reading You can be 25% happier

Angel Card – Gratitude

If you are just tuning in for the past six months I have been pulling out an Angel Card weekly and blogging about what that word means to me.  To pull out gratitude this week was poetic.  I have just returned from an incredible vacation -  loved it and will tell you more about it … Continue reading Angel Card – Gratitude