Choosing Change

Angie Acceptance, Blessings, Changes, Choices, Fall, Future, Gratitude, Insight, Journey, Life, Past, Receiving, Signs, Timing, Universe 0 Comments

“They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.” ~Andy Warhol Dear Universe, Fall only recently arrived and already the air feels crisper.  It’s the type of air that can cut you to the core, make you walk faster and dress a little warmer.  It’s the type of air that clears your head in an …

All Around

Angie Believe, Faith, Gratitude, Guidance, Insight, Inspiration, Journey, Joy, Learning, Lessons, Open Mind, Passion, Positive, Signs, Trust, Universe, Writing 0 Comments

“Inspiration is everywhere. All you need to do is be inspired by your life—every day, every moment, everything.” Dear Universe, When I first started this blog, I wasn’t sure where I would take it. Then at some point I realized it was the other way around. It wasn’t about my direction for the blog, but rather where it wanted to …

Act or Forget

Angie Balance, Choices, Faith, Gratitude, Happiness, Keep Calm, Letting Go, Positive, Relaxation, Release, Wisdom, Worries, Writing 0 Comments

“Complaining does not work as a strategy. We all have finite time and energy. Any time we spend whining is unlikely to help us achieve our goals. And it won’t make us happier.” ~ Randy Pausch Dear Universe, Let me complain for a second. I know!  You weren’t expecting me to start off with something so negative so let me …

So Grateful, So Much

Angie Appreciation, Fall, Gratitude, Happiness, Holidays, Inspiration, Journal, Lists, Positive, Thanksgiving, Traditions, Writing 0 Comments

“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it, is like wrapping a present and not giving it.” ~William Arthur Ward Dear Universe, As you know, Thanksgiving is my absolute favorite holiday and probably my favorite day of the year. And as you also know, I am a huge fan of traditions.  So this year, I did what I’ve always done in the …

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 …

Soul Recharge

Angie Appreciation, Insight, Inspiration, Intentions, Journey, Learning, Manifesting, Meditation, Soul, Spirit, Time Traveling, Yoga 1 Comment

Dear Universe, What a soul-inspiring, spirit-charged weekend I’ve had! It started on Friday afternoon with a last minute movie matinee.  I finally saw About Time, which I had been wanting to see for weeks.  I won’t ruin the movie, but I will say the message to enjoy each day as if it were our last, resonated long after I left …

Treats, No Trick

Angie Appreciation, Chocolate, Generosity, Gifts, Giving, Halloween, Insight, Intentions, Kindness, Receiving, Spirit 0 Comments

“For it is in giving that we receive.” ~St. Francis of Assisi Dear Universe, On Tuesday, a student walked into class with a bowl of candy.  He immediately approached me and offered some.  Having the sweet tooth that I do, I gratefully accepted and took a mini-chocolate bar. “Take another one!” He insisted. “That’s okay.  Thank you, though!” He remained …