Message Mondays

Taming the Dragon – To Do Or Not To Do?

Princess Fiona: “You didn’t slay the dragon?”  Shrek: “It’s on my to-do list.”   Happy Monday!  To do list’s! Do you shudder at the thought? I don’t know about you, but mine seems to have reinvention powers. Every time I’m about to cross off the last item, another ten appear. What’s that all about? I […]

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I Am Somebody

“I am somebody. I am me. I like being me. And I need nobody to make me somebody.” ~ Louis L’Amour ~ Happy Monday! Somewhere inside each of us lives our inner child. She (or he) often wears many hats, fulfilling many roles. And, each has a voice that eventually will be loud enough for […]

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Appreciation – What I Know For Sure

If all you did was just look for things to appreciate you would live a joyous, spectacular life. If there was nothing else that you ever came to understand other than just look for things to appreciate, it’s the only tool you would ever need to predominantly hook you up with who you really are. […]

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Self-Love – Hunting For Treasure

I prayed for Change, so I changed my mind. I prayed for Guidance and learned to trust myself. I prayed for Happiness and realized I am not my ego. I prayed for Peace and learned to accept others unconditionally. I prayed for Abundance and realized my doubt kept it out. I prayed for Wealth and […]

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Choose LOVE

There are two basic motivating forces: fear and love. When we are afraid, we pull back from life. When we are in love, we open to all that life has to offer with passion, excitement, and acceptance. We need to learn to love ourselves first, in all our glory and our imperfections. If we cannot […]

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How Big Is Your Brave?

“Maybe there’s a way out of the cage where you live Maybe one of these days you can let the light in Show me how big your brave is” From the song Brave by Sara Bareilles     Happy Monday! Another week to be your own heroine! But sometimes, in order to do that, we […]

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Is Gossip Sucking Your Power?

“What you think about yourself is much more important than what others think of you.” ~ Marcus Annaeus Seneca ~   Happy Monday! Another day, another week, another opportunity to love yourself a little more by denying yourself a little less. Here’s my thought for this week… Over the years, what I have found in […]

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Self-Love – A Pothole Garden

“Promise me you’ll always remember: you’re braver than you believe and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” ~ Christopher Robin to Pooh ~ …and more loved than you could ever imagine. (my own addendum)   Happy Monday! Even though I intentionally begin every week with this greeting (personally as well as here […]

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The Human Spirit

    Blessed Monday to you. In light of the recent events in Colorado and the community I call home, I dedicate this to the human spirit at large.   OMG! Sunday morning, six days into the perfect storm and the cataclysmic 500 year flood it created, and…it’s raining…again! And…as I sit here cringing with […]

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Undervalue vs. Overvalue – You Choose

Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are.  ~Malcolm S. Forbes~     Happy Monday! Here’s a little food for thought this week. When I first read this, it stopped me in my tracks. I had to read it twice, and then several more times for good measure, as I […]

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