PRAIRIECROCUS's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=PRAIRIECROCUS PRAIRIECROCUS's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community SparkPeople.com http://assets2.sparkpeople.com/assets/nav/logo_spark.gif http://www.sparkpeople.com/ Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6170487 " True love never comes with conditions. <BR> Become a source of unconditional love." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Thu, 26 May 2016 01:40:28 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6169864 " Footprints in the sands of time.... <BR> Where have you been ? <BR> Where are you going ? " <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Wed, 25 May 2016 01:40:39 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6169228 " Our opportunity is to visualize a better world. <BR> To sing glad songs of tomorrow - <BR> imagining a world of love - <BR> of the whole world filled with love. <BR> To offer our hand... often. <BR> To breathe deeply and honour ourselves. <BR> To pause and contemplate .... just because. " <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Tue, 24 May 2016 03:20:41 EST Daily Affirmation http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6168474 " Today, I Dance Lightly With Life." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Mon, 23 May 2016 01:13:01 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6167889 " Often, the greatest joy is to be found not in new things, <BR> but in old things seen through new eyes." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Sun, 22 May 2016 01:27:41 EST Daily Affirmation http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6167299 " Time is my friend. " <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com <BR> Sat, 21 May 2016 02:18:20 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6166670 " Look closely...See with new eyes... <BR> Don't just pass by what is familiar without a thought. <BR> Pay attention and look closely. <BR> There is beauty - there is discovery - <BR> there in a whole new world hiding <BR> beneath the face of the familiar. " Fri, 20 May 2016 02:39:52 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6165995 " Almost nothing you worry about today <BR> will matter in a hundred years. <BR> Think carefully about what you can focus on today. <BR> Choose tasks that will actually make a positive difference <BR> to your great-grandchildren." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Thu, 19 May 2016 02:18:49 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6165294 " There is beauty <BR> and adventure in <BR> the commonplace <BR> for those with eyes <BR> to see beyond." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Wed, 18 May 2016 02:56:02 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6164549 " Plant trees for your great-grandchildren - <BR> for future generations. <BR> Create the legacy of a better world. <BR> Leave the world a better place than you found it. <BR> Literally planting trees for <BR> your great-grandchildren is a wonderful idea, <BR> but more important..... <BR> use this symbolism - this imagery - <BR> to represent the kind of legacy <BR> you want to leave to future generations. " Tue, 17 May 2016 01:49:22 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6163817 " Pay attention to rainbows, and snowflakes, <BR> butterflies and the songs of birds, <BR> the crash of storm-driven waves <BR> and the mirror-surface of a quiet pond. <BR> Let the depths of nature become a part of <BR> your innermost being." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Mon, 16 May 2016 02:22:13 EST Today's Affirmation http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6163158 "Celebrate ! Celebration is an expression of Gratitude. <BR> Gratitude is like the prayer, while <BR> Celebration is the hymn and sacred dance. <BR> Celebration is its own road to happiness." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Sun, 15 May 2016 01:39:07 EST Today's Affirmation http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6162550 " Most people reserve celebration for some future " special day ". <BR> II choose to celebrate each and every day as a special day." <BR> <BR> -Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Sat, 14 May 2016 02:47:40 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6161891 " Let this be a time to honour all children <BR> and to put ourselves into service <BR> preserving a magnificent earthly home for future generations." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Fri, 13 May 2016 01:31:27 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6161231 " YOU make a difference to the world. Act on your dreams today." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Thu, 12 May 2016 02:44:57 EST Daily Affirmation http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6160516 " I serve to others by living happily, <BR> and radiating happiness and joy to those around me." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Wed, 11 May 2016 01:29:52 EST Daily Affirmation http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6159810 " I see the miracle in all of life. I am thankful for all of creation." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Tue, 10 May 2016 01:15:56 EST Today's Affirmation http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6159110 " I live every moment, and I live joyfully." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Mon, 9 May 2016 01:48:08 EST Daily Affirmation http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6158542 " I say that Today is a Perfect Day." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Sun, 8 May 2016 01:40:01 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6157973 " The secret to a joyful life is Simplicity - <BR> saying NO to the latest this and the most glamorous that - <BR> saying NO to chasing an overly-demanding career - <BR> saying NO to the stressful demands upon your time and energy. " <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Sat, 7 May 2016 01:54:26 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6157309 " We all have our thorns. <BR> We, and Life, have our moments. <BR> Life occurs before our morning coffee. <BR> Life occurs in our bathrobe <BR> with our hair uncombed. <BR> Bless and give thanks for All of Life - <BR> the bloom and the thorns." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Fri, 6 May 2016 01:26:44 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6156649 " You have a choice <BR> about the perspective you take on life. <BR> See tragedy, and the world is tragic - <BR> see beauty, and the world is beautiful." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Thu, 5 May 2016 01:24:18 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6155964 " You can create miracles in your own life, <BR> and in the lives of those around you - <BR> because you are a miracle, <BR> and you are connected to the source of all miracles." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Wed, 4 May 2016 01:16:35 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6155486 " Choose to celebrate life. <BR> Celebrate family, celebrate friends, <BR> celebrate love, <BR> celebrate adventure and discovery. <BR> Celebrate and give thanks for all of life." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Tue, 3 May 2016 10:39:09 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6154693 " Fully experience <BR> THIS moment - <BR> breathe in, breathe out - <BR> nothing more." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Mon, 2 May 2016 11:04:34 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6153751 " Know that you are loved." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Sun, 1 May 2016 01:19:08 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6153195 " Much in life can be seen <BR> as ugly or beautiful - <BR> it's our choice. <BR> Why would we choose <BR> to see any part of life <BR> as ugly ? " <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Sat, 30 Apr 2016 01:49:57 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6152561 " May your life always be Counterpoint to the Clamor of the World. <BR> May you delight in Dancing Lightly With Life. <BR> May you soar on eagle wings, high above the madness of the world. <BR> May you always sing Melody in the Symphony of your Life <BR> May you taste, smell, and touch your dreams of a beautiful tomorrow. <BR> May your sun always shine, and your sky be forever blue." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Fri, 29 Apr 2016 02:20:48 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6151871 " Life is unlimited - it expands with the generosity, <BR> compassion, inventiveness, and service that you contribute." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Thu, 28 Apr 2016 02:10:08 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6151170 " The Eye-of-the-Storm. <BR> Surrounded by the winds and the rain, <BR> yet peaceful in its own worldly way - <BR> an unnaturally ruddy-cloudy misty-bright kind of way. <BR> Whatever comes next, the eye of the storm is <BR> a moment of serenity among the challenge - <BR> a time for repose and contemplation." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Wed, 27 Apr 2016 03:09:20 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6150430 " Find a time and place of solitude. <BR> Look into the distance, and into the future. <BR> Visualize the tomorrow you are going to build - <BR> and begin to build that tomorrow, today." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Tue, 26 Apr 2016 01:19:54 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6149672 " Choose to celebrate life. <BR> Celebrate family, celebrate friends, <BR> celebrate love, <BR> celebrate adventure and discovery. <BR> Celebrate and give thanks for all of life." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Mon, 25 Apr 2016 02:52:00 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6149000 " Pause to appreciate the beauty around you. <BR> Whether rainbow or butterfly, <BR> mountain or tree, painting or poem - <BR> whether crafted by nature or by a human hand - <BR> beauty adds a magical element to life <BR> that surpasses logic and science." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Sun, 24 Apr 2016 01:13:34 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6148385 " Take time today to appreciate beauty - <BR> natural beauty, art, people. <BR> Slow down, breathe deeply, smile. <BR> It's a beautiful world." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Sat, 23 Apr 2016 02:14:21 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6148033 " Choose your goal and keep your eye on it. Never give up. <BR> Perhaps you will need to change your plan <BR> and approach your goal from a different direction, but don't give up. <BR> Keep thinking. Keep re-planning. Keep going." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Fri, 22 Apr 2016 14:20:43 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6146950 " Appreciate good people, wherever they are. <BR> Appreciate friends, family, and community. <BR> Appreciate those who serve you. <BR> Appreciate those you serve. <BR> Give thanks that most people really are good people." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Thu, 21 Apr 2016 01:59:53 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6146152 " With gratitude, all life appears as a blessing - <BR> without gratitude, all of life <BR> is perceived as a burden." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Wed, 20 Apr 2016 01:20:27 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6145398 " Today is your day to <BR> smile broadly, sing loudly, <BR> paint your rooms in bold colors, <BR> search every rabbit hole <BR> for a magical white bunny, <BR> have caviar for breakfast <BR> and oatmeal for dinner, <BR> wear a purple coat with a red hat, <BR> and dance lightly with life." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Tue, 19 Apr 2016 01:52:43 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6145225 ' Life is unlimited - it expands with the generosity, <BR> compassion, inventiveness, and service that you contribute." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Mon, 18 Apr 2016 20:30:24 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6143960 " Life is not about perfection - <BR> or a quest for perfection. <BR> Life is about enjoying what we have - <BR> for as long as we have it." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Sun, 17 Apr 2016 01:52:24 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6143760 " Being curious is a quality of youthful minds. <BR> Being judgmental is a quality of calcified minds. <BR> Welcome inquiry, discovery and new vistas <BR> with an open heart and an open mind." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Sat, 16 Apr 2016 19:52:17 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6142614 " Whatever happens, always look to tomorrow - <BR> with courage and optimism. " <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Fri, 15 Apr 2016 01:10:04 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6142599 " In the midst of crisis, boldly seize opportunity." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Fri, 15 Apr 2016 00:45:27 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6141702 " There is beauty <BR> and adventure in <BR> the commonplace <BR> for those with eyes <BR> to see beyond." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Wed, 13 Apr 2016 19:40:33 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6140385 " First renew your own body, mind and emotions ; <BR> be kind, compassionate, and gentle with yourself. <BR> Then use your regenerated strength and commitment <BR> to be of service to the less fortunate. " <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Tue, 12 Apr 2016 01:45:40 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6139556 " Focus on the future, rather than the past. <BR> Re-examine all you think you know. <BR> You can mold a future you choose. <BR> Be optimistic, dream and take action." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Mon, 11 Apr 2016 01:36:31 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6139256 " Know that all people are your brothers and sisters." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Sun, 10 Apr 2016 16:49:47 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6138233 " Tears and laughter <BR> cleanse the heart." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Sat, 9 Apr 2016 01:34:23 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6137551 " Believe in yourself, and trust your own wisdom <BR> rather than being swayed by the opinions of others." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Fri, 8 Apr 2016 02:09:04 EST Today's Inspiration http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=6137550 " Believe in yourself, and trust your own wisdom <BR> rather than being swayed by the opinions of others." <BR> <BR> - Jonathan Lockwood Huie, with link to <BR> DreamThisDay.com Fri, 8 Apr 2016 02:09:02 EST