Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift, that is why it is called the present. What a wonderful saying to help us with self awareness and living in the Now!
Serenity comes when you trade expectations for acceptance, a mindful lesson that teaches us the benefits of acceptance over expectations. Sometimes my expectations can be so strong that it hurts my calmness and my serenity.
Are you doing what you love or just what is expected of you is a question I sometimes ask when I feel others influence starting to overwhelm me. Sometimes we allow others too much influence over us and we act in ways that make us feel uncomfortable. This poster can help remind us to follow our own… Continue reading Doing what you love
This poster makes a beautiful gift for Grandads because it lets them know that you care. As we get older we need more reminders that we are loved and I hope this poster offers an opportunity to help you let your grandad know and feel your affections. Poster size: 12″ x 18″ or 30cm x… Continue reading Grandad’s Heart of Gold
“Quiet Minds cannot be perplexed or frightened but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, lick a clock during a thunderstorm” is a quote by Robert Louis Stevenson. I love this saying because it reminds me to quieten my mind daily especially as “life” seems to be getting more and more… Continue reading Quiet Mind
Every new day becomes a chance to change your life
“Being nice to someone you dislike doesn’t mean that you’re a fake. It means you are mature enough to TOLERATE your dislike towards them” When we develop tolerance, we can walk and go anywhere regardless of who is there. Even the most obnoxious person can’t have any control over our emotions. Surely this is… Continue reading Tolerance
A Zen story that a teacher will tell to a student, so that the student can ponder the meaning behind the story. I love these stories, so much wisdom, so much useful thought and I can’t be wrong! – James In ancient times, there lived a very great warrior who had grown old and now… Continue reading When an Insult becomes a Gift