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Blessing Blocker

Angie Blessings, Dreams, Gratitude, Happiness, Manifesting, Receiving, Thankful 0 Comments

“You have to participate relentlessly in the manifestation of your own blessings.” ~Elizabeth Gilbert Dear Universe, Lately, I’ve been reminded of how difficult it can be to graciously receive our blessings. Often we manifest what it is we want (which is amazing!), but then we have no idea how to act when we get it. It’s an odd paradox. Naturally, …

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Don’t Rush Your Joy

Angie Gratitude, Happiness, Intentions, Joy, Mindful, Purpose 0 Comments

“Your joy is your purpose.  Your purpose is to recognize and honor your joy.” Dear Universe, Lately I’ve been thinking more and more about what it means to be joyful.  It could be because I work closely with a student whose middle name is Joy.  Our weekly meetings somehow always meander back to the idea of being happy—being joyful. I …

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Happy, Positive People

Angie Choices, Choose Love, Energy, Happiness, Healing, Positive, Try, Uplift 0 Comments

“You can be happy every day.  There is no secret formula.  You simple have to do this one very simple and very difficult thing: choose.” Dear Universe, I love being around happy, positive people.  I think most of us do. Happy people have an aura about them that radiates even from a distance.  You see it in their smiles or …

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You’re Never Too Old

Angie Celebration, Cheer, Energy, Entertainment, Games, Happiness, Joy, New York City, Notice, Uplift 1 Comment

“Choose to be young at heart; choose to live life filled with laughter and playfulness.  Then watch.  Watch how your soul smiles.” Dear Universe, Over the weekend, my fiancé and I took a spontaneous trip to New York City.  We wanted to see our family because it had been a while and we were missing our niece and nephews like …

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Unconditional Love, With Conditions

Angie Choices, Giving, Happiness, Life, Love, Relationships, Soul 0 Comments

“This is your story. Write it the way you imagine it, with the people and things that delight you most. Write it before someone else takes the pen, draws your path for you, and scribbles away your life.” Dear Universe, Giving love to someone is the greatest gift we give in our lives.  Love can be comforting, healing, and transformative. …

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Celebrate Everything

Angie Blessed, Celebration, Cheer, Children, Family, Fun, Happiness, Insight, Inspiration, Joy, Life, Roll With It, Spirit, Thankful 4 Comments

“May you live all the days of your life.” ~Jonathan Swift Dear Universe, I love being around kids. There’s something about the way they enjoy the little things that reminds me to pay attention to everything.  There’s something about the way they live so fully and completely that can be contagious. They are walking bundles of emotion with smiles one …

Taking on Traditions

Angie Balance, Blessings, Celebration, Christmas, Family, Friends, Giving, Gratitude, Happiness, Holidays, Peace, Positive, Time, Traditions 0 Comments

“…There are often many things we feel we should do that, in fact, we don’t really have to do.  Getting to the point where we can tell the difference is a major milestone in the simplification process.” ~Elaine St. James Dear Universe, The holiday season is a time filled with traditions we love. It’s also a time to reflect on …

Lovin’ the Loverope

Angie Appreciation, Gratitude, Happiness, Inspiration, Intentions, Jewelry, Love, Mantras, Messages, Passion, Surprises, Words 2 Comments

“Don’t look for happiness.  Create it.” Dear Universe, It’s no secret that I am a fan of anything inspirational. Whether it’s a sign, a t-shirt, a message delivered at the right time or just the sound of the ocean, I am always grateful when inspiration makes its way to me. That’s why I was so intrigued when months ago, I …