Kiss the Frog: Creating happiness through the power of appreciation

The fear of being stuck with happiness Everybody wants to be happy. Even though we all want to be happy in theory, we don’t always give ourselves permission. Why would we do that? Because happiness is considered to be dangerous. Although every one wants to feel good, we fear that being happy will pacify us… Continue reading Kiss the Frog: Creating happiness through the power of appreciation

The unwanted is the underestimated in disguise Pt 2

I ended my last post (click here to read) by mentioning the power we have to promote problematic people and situations to a more useful function in life through the making of slight adjustments in perspective. Let’s continue following that train of thought. The power of the processing process   You are free to be my… Continue reading The unwanted is the underestimated in disguise Pt 2

I tap the Source of all blessings

“When we first focus our thoughts and energies on life’s highest purpose, there follow the most efficacious earthly consequences. It is only when we tap The Source of all blessings that blessings become the lot of mankind. ‘Seek ye first the Kingdom of God and all these things shall be added unto you.’    Once we have our fundamental… Continue reading I tap the Source of all blessings

Evidence is overrated: It’s not what you can show, it’s what you know

You can’t prove the existence of a headache, but it still hurts Some facts can be known, but not shown. Anyone who’s ever followed a court case knows this all too well, but this is also true of everyday life. If you have a headache, there’s no way you can prove it to me. A headache, by definition, is… Continue reading Evidence is overrated: It’s not what you can show, it’s what you know

Perkiness & positivity are two different things

I have a pet peeve. Well, it’s not really a pet peeve because I find it far more amusing than annoying. So let’s just call it an observation. Here it is: Whenever I’m in deep thought, someone always asks me “Is everything okay?” The positive philosopher and the sad singer Those who are closest to me know that… Continue reading Perkiness & positivity are two different things