A Terrific Tuesday Tale

It gets hard to find multiple stories of inspiration that do not repeat. So I am going to try to find one terrific story of good Global news for Tuesday’s for 2019.

I recently found the good news movement on Instagram and I love their good news.

Here’s, one of my most recent favorites.

So, so exciting!! I hope they thrive. It’s so exciting to read good news!!

Remember, you are NOT alone!! Until next time– Jenn 🤩✨

Forgetful but not forgotten Friday

Hi everyone! I hope I haven’t lost all of my readers. Wow, is all I can say about my last 4 months.

  • Keep your chin up.
  • Smile.
  • You are NOT your thoughts.
  • Breathe, especially during this hectic season.
  • Remember, you cannot change anything but yourself, your reactions and actions.

I will attempt to blog more consistently in the New year once I can breathe again.

Here’s to a better 2019 to all of us. Especially, those of you affected like we have been.

Please be kind this Christmas season and ALWAYS. You truly have no idea what people are going through!!!

Remember, you are NOT alone. Until next time — Jenn 💜🎅🏼🤶🏼🎄☃️❄️🎉🎁✝️🎶

Tuesday’s not quite Trilogy of Inspiration

 

Happy Tuesday!  I found a new story, a poem and two quotes today for your inspiration!  As well as, the pictures of nature, is there a better inspirational tool?!

To Make Rainbows You Need…

 

Author: Catherine Pulsifer, © 2007 

For as long as I can remember, my aunt had stained glass hanging in her window. She had pieces from all over the world, each one handcrafted by a stained glass artist.
She had small ones and larger ones, all created by various artists. They were beautiful to look at and when the sun hit them there brilliance shone through.

She loved them all, but there was one piece that hung in her kitchen window and she often referred to it as her “motivational stained glass”. She told me that she hung this particular piece in her kitchen window where she would see it every day.

The stained glass piece, which she was referring to, was a rainbow. And on the rainbow someone had written the saying:
“Remember, to make rainbows you need sun and rain.”

The motivational stained glass piece was one of the smaller pieces of her wonderful collection and was certainly not the most beautiful piece. I asked her why she kept it there. She said it gave her motivation on days when presented challenges. It reminded her that we need to have some bad times to appreciate the good times. And, on the days when life was good, it always reminded her that life doesn’t get any better than this.

She said that in life we sometimes need small reminders to stay focused on the more important things in life. And, this piece of stain glass was her reminder that even when things were difficult the rainbow was there and would come out to shine.

I was at our local farmers market and found a stained glass rainbow similar to the one my aunt had hanging in her window. The one I bought did not have the saying on it, but every time I look at it I can remember my aunt’s words and the saying. . .
“To make rainbows you need sun and rain”.

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Good In Everything 

 Julie Hebert, © 2012 

There is always something good,
In everything in life.
We may not realize it at first,
And it may feel like strife.

So what we need to do,
When something comes our way.
Is take a look at all the sides,
And find the good to say.

In every situation,
No matter what first appears.
Find the good that is always there,
And change that fear to cheer.

If you find the good that’s there,
And always remember to do.
Life will be much happier,
And problems won’t seem so blue.

 

Five percent of the people think; ten percent of the people think they think, and the other eighty-five percent would rather die than think.

– Thomas A. Edison

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.

― Albert Einstein

 

Remember, you are NOT alone!  Until next time — Jenn 🙂 

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Thursday’s Thoughts…

Happy Thursday!

Today, when I woke up and saw the news I was so sad.  This crazy world we live in just keeps getting crazier.   

I have no ideas, no opinions and no information to offer in light of new current events.  I am just trying to offer some hope, positivity, and something different.

Normally on Thursday’s, I do random thoughts most of the funny nature but today I am going to be a little more serious.  I have been very quiet lately because my life has been so chaotic and honestly, no one would read what my chaotic mind writes. 🙂

Today’s Thoughts…

  • Be Kind.  You do not know what is going on with others and you could be the thing that pushes them over their limit.
  • Be Open.  Allow yourself to see/hear another’s viewpoint or opinion whether you believe it or not.  Sometimes it only takes one person to put things in a different way and you will change.
  • Change!  Do not allow yourself to be stagnant.  Do something, anything other than following that circular path over and over again.
  • Choose your words wisely!  I.E. You cannot TRY, you can only do or do not!!
  • Have Fun!  We were all put here to help each other and to navigate the craziness of Earth.  Have some fun because it is not all terrible.  You need to stop and smell the roses from time to time!!!

 

Remember, you are NOT alone!! Until next time — Jenn 🙂

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