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Life is a Choice

Angie Choices, Hope, Inspiration, Lessons, Life, Open Mind, Opportunity, Try 2 Comments

“Beliefs are choices. First you choose your beliefs. Then your beliefs affect your choices.” ~Roy T. Bennett Dear Universe, The other day I had a dentist appointment. I know most people dread the dentist, and I admit it’s not my favorite place in the world to be, but I have such a lovely dental hygienist that it makes the visits …

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Expect the Unexpected

Angie Acceptance, Choices, Destiny, Expectations, Faith, Fate, Insight, Meant To Be, Open Mind, Positive, Timing, Writing 2 Comments

“It was amazing how you could get so far from where you’d planned, and yet find it was exactly were you needed to be.” ~Sarah Dessen Dear Universe, Nothing makes me happier than starting my day full of energy and taking the time to quietly and mindfully set my intentions. I find the days when I can sit alone—for even …

Say Yes to What’s Next

Angie Adventure, Advice, Answers, Gratitude, Insight, Inspiration, Intuition, Kindness, Lessons, Letting Go, Life, Listen, Open Mind, Opportunity, Positive, Present, Roll With It, Thankful, Trust, Try, Yes 0 Comments

“love is a place & through this place of love move (with brightness of peace) all places yes is a world & in this world of yes live (skillfully curled) all worlds” ~E.E Cummings Dear Universe, There are times in our lives when we let our fears get the best of us, despite how brave we can be.  We imagine …

Dublin and Moher

Angie Adventure, Appreciation, Blessed, Escape, Gratitude, Ireland, Journey, Luck, Memories, Moments, Open Mind, Opportunity, Peace, Road Trip, Spontaneity, Travel, Vacation, Wishing 0 Comments

“Travel doesn’t become an adventure until you leave yourself behind.” ~Marty Rubin Dear Universe, I have long dreamed of traveling to Ireland.  And when the plan was made, everyone told me the same thing. I would love Ireland.  The Irish people would greet us with open arms.  Ireland is beautiful. And from the moment we arrived at the airport, I …

Mantras That Can Make A Difference Starting Now!

Angie Affirmations, Believe, Energy, Healing, Hope, Insight, Instincts, Intentions, Joy, Law of Attraction, Life, Light, Love, Manifesting, Mantras, Meditation, Miracles, Open Mind, Peace, Positive, Signs, Thoughts, Wisdom, Wishing, Words 4 Comments

     “It is only a thought and a thought can be changed.” ~Louise Hay Dear Universe, I am a fan of mantras—you know, phrases you repeat out loud or to yourself in an effort to inspire hope, healing or manifesting your future.  I know mantras—or affirmations—have become a more common term, but I think I always used them, long before …

Life’s a Ball

Angie Florida, Fun, Joie de Vivre, Journey, Joy, Laughing, New York City, Open Mind, Peace, Recharge, Road Trip, Roll With It, Spontaneity, Spring, Travel 0 Comments

“In all of living, have much fun and laughter. Life is to be enjoyed, not just endured.” ~Gordon B. Hinckley Dear Universe, Sometimes you have to take the time to remind yourself that life’s a ball. For these last several weekends I’ve been experiencing just that.  Specifically, life’s a baseball, bowling ball and a basketball. Let me explain. Spring break …

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 …

Year of the Sheep (And Eight Reasons Why You Should Love It)

Angie Beginnings, Believe, Blessings, Chinese New Year, Gratitude, Holidays, Life, Meanings, New Year, Open Mind, Positive, Timing, Universe, Vision Board, Winter 5 Comments

“You can get excited about the future. The past won’t mind.” ~Hillary DePiano Dear Universe, I can’t believe I almost forgot. Always with each New Year, I want to find out what year it is in the Chinese Zodiac.  Last year was the Year of the Horse and I do think it was an intense, transformative year. Luckily, something (you, …