The Blame Game: Why You Need to Stop Playing It

Angie Advice, Blame, Freedom, Future, Happiness, Healing, Insight, Inspiration, Intentions, Judgement Free, Learning, Lessons, Letting Go, Moving On, Open Mind, Peace, Questions, Relationships, Wisdom 0 Comments

“Shame, blame, disrespect, betrayal, and the withholding of affection damage the roots from which love grows. Love can only survive these injuries if they are acknowledged, healed and rare.” ~Brené Brown Dear Universe, We all know somebody that is a perpetual blamer.  When something goes wrong in life, he’s quick to throw the blame and the shame elsewhere. It doesn’t …

Sending to Soldiers

Angie Appreciation, Freedom, Gratitude, Holidays, Hope, Inspiration, Letters, Mail, Messages, Opportunity, Positive, Thanksgiving, Writing 0 Comments

“Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.” ~Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama Dear Universe, The other day I was rushing from point A to point B.  I had just finished class at one school and was zooming to get to my next one.  I looked at my watch, calculating, thinking. Was there time for me to pick up a …

On Baggage

Angie Freedom, Future, Goodbye, Happiness, Hope, Insight, Joie de Vivre, Journey, Letting Go, Moving On, Past, Peace, Release 0 Comments

“You can’t reach for anything new if your hands are still full of yesterday’s junk.” ~Louise Smith Dear Universe, We all have baggage. I’m not talking about the suitcases we pack to go on trips. I’m talking about the heavy emotional baggage we carry every day, the kind that chips away at our edges, the kind that weighs on our …

Spontaneous Spurt

Angie Freedom, Gratitude, Opportunity, Spontaneity, Summer 0 Comments

“No matter how many plans you make or how much in control you are, life is always winging it.” ~Carroll Bryant Dear Universe, I’m not exactly the most spontaneous person.  I’m not exactly the most rigid, stick-to-my-schedule-need-a-plan-at-all-times person either.  I’m a tweeny; I land somewhere between those two. Through the years, I’ve realized the desire to jump up and do …

Happy Fourth!

Angie Celebration, Freedom, Fun, Party, Summer 0 Comments

Dear Universe, Since I enjoy the summer and get togethers with loved ones, it’s no surprise that I look forward to July 4th.  It’s the perfect day for carnivals, cookouts, pool parties, beach gatherings, boat excursions and firework displays.  Yes, I’ve done all those things on the fourth, but not on the same day, of course! Some of my favorite …