Best Year Ever, Goal-setting, Gratitude, Musings, Passion, Thoughts on Notes from the Universe, Writing

Best Year Ever. Still.

Nothing like committing to do something in public to make you see your own flaws. My best year isn’t done, and it’s still the best I’ve ever lived, and I’ve been busy living it. Eh, but I’ve been busy procrastinating about all sorts of things. Like posting here. Seems as soon as I give myself… Read More Best Year Ever. Still.

Musings, Thoughts on Notes from the Universe

Extraordinary challenges = extraordinary gifts

From Notes from the Universe: “If you understood the extraordinary gifts that every single challenge in your life makes possible, even inevitable, you’d celebrate your challenges, new and old alike, as the omens that they are of new beginnings and spectacular change.” and “Raise your sights and broaden your steps. Because doing one without the… Read More Extraordinary challenges = extraordinary gifts

Musings, Thoughts on Notes from the Universe, Writing

Uncertainty and Inspiration

From Notes from the Universe: At any point in one’s life, the greater the uncertainties they face, the greater their chances of hitting a major, life-changing “home run.” I am learning how to embrace uncertainty, but I’ve had to approach this concept in baby steps. I tend to prefer the known, but not for a… Read More Uncertainty and Inspiration

Musings, Thoughts on Notes from the Universe

7 things I’ve committed myself to for the new year

…and no, one of them is not an institution, thank you. Ever since I viewed this video, I’ve been on the lookout for ways I can communicate to people how important they are in my life. I was blown away by the response of the kids that Angela Maiers refers to in her talk.  I… Read More 7 things I’ve committed myself to for the new year

Thoughts on Notes from the Universe

How to be a legend

Note from the Universe:  A tip on legend making:  Always do what you most want to do, and do it your way. This note reminds me of the quote: “Well-behaved women seldom make history.” ~Laurel Thatcher Ulrich In that case, well, shut up?! I’m already there. What do you most want to do? I want… Read More How to be a legend

Musings, Thoughts on Notes from the Universe

The power of noticing

December 23’s Note from the Universe:  Who would have ever thought that you would see, feel, and intuitively know so much that others completely miss?  You’ve changed absolutely everything. Ten+ years ago, I couldn’t think of a single person who could say that I was special to her/him.  I don’t mean romantically. I mean in… Read More The power of noticing

Musings, Thoughts on Notes from the Universe

It’s all good

Dooley’s flip calendar has this note: Sometimes difficult people are placed on your path so that you can be reminded of what you may have once put others through. In all cases, you both thought it was a good idea to meet up this time, for reasons that will one day make perfect sense. ~The Universe… Read More It’s all good