Category Archives: Positive Thinking/Choose Your Attitude

“That’s quite an affirmation ya’ got there…”

It’s time for college shopping with my youngest. So, are we headed to California? No, the west coast is way too close to parents – a simple hop across the ocean. No, we are traveling to the east coast: Boston, … Continue reading

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A daily gift from The Universe

My husband finds me annoyingly cheerful and happy. That’s because I choose to have a positive attitude. I wasn’t always that way. Early in my life and even in my professional career, I griped and complained and chose to feel … Continue reading

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Our little town invites world peace

The Peace Day activities in Honoka‘a boggle my mind. It’s amazing what a little town can do when we set our mind to it. Of course there’s the Peace Day Parade, though the most memorable participants this year were my … Continue reading

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Choosing my attitude

My computer crashed last week. I lost all of my recent files. And it was my fault for not conducting a recent backup. Could I think positively and “choose my attitude” under these circumstances? I was put to the test. … Continue reading

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Black moon lifts me from a black hole

It’s Tuesday morning and I’m taking Faye to Waimea for school. As I drive, I recognize I’m in a black hole, a funk, and I have to get out. I’ve been uneasy for days, but it’s escalated, or should I … Continue reading

Posted in Being present, create accountability, gratitude, Play, Positive Thinking/Choose Your Attitude, Trust-Ask-Accept with Gratitude, Using my transformation tools | Tagged | 6 Comments

Tools for feeling unsettled

When I got home from taking Jade to college, I found things unsettled at home. Felicity had given birth, though we don’t know where the kittens are. Likely they are under the house, but we haven’t heard anything. She’s gotten … Continue reading

Posted in Animals around the house, college, daughters, gratitude, my book, Positive Thinking/Choose Your Attitude, Trust-Ask-Accept with Gratitude, yoga | 2 Comments

Hooping and whooping

I go to yoga first thing on Monday morning – some Mondays I dread it, other Mondays I relish it; all Mondays I need it. Recently we did something different – we went outside.  “Hum, we’ll probably practice Salute to … Continue reading

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