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It is for joy, for giving and sharing, for laughter....
Friday, December 24, 2010      1 comments

Christmas is for love. It is for joy, for giving and sharing, for laughter, for reuniting with family and friends, for tinsel and brightly decorated packages. But mostly, Christmas is for love. I had not believed this until a small elf-like stud... Read more
I heard the bells on Christmas Day ...
Thursday, December 23, 2010      0 comments

"I heard the bells on Christmas Day Their old, familiar carols play, and wild and sweet The word repeat Of peace on earth, good-will to men!" -- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (Christmas Bells) "Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a sta... Read more
White Envelopes
Wednesday, December 22, 2010      8 comments

White Envelopes It's just a small, white envelope stuck among the branches of our Christmas tree. No name, no identification, no inscription. It has peeked through the branches of our tree for the past 10 years or so. It all began beca... Read more
Let's give the Gift of Inspiration!
Tuesday, December 21, 2010      1 comments

The story goes that some time ago, a man punished his 3-year-old daughter for wasting a roll of gold wrapping paper. Money was tight and he became infuriated when the child tried to decorate a box to put under the Christmas tree. Neverthele... Read more
Let's give the Gift of Persistence!
Monday, December 20, 2010      2 comments

Let's give the Gift of Persistence! “Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education... Read more
Let's give the Gift of Appreciation!
Sunday, December 19, 2010      3 comments

Let's give the Gift of Appreciation! Instead of saying, "Well done," take the time to notice the little things that was done. Adding specifics always strengthens a compliment. Some good compliment starters include: •You did a wonderf... Read more
Let's give the Gift of Enthusiasm!
Saturday, December 18, 2010      3 comments

Let's give the Gift of Enthusiasm! Daffodils a poem by William Wordsworth I wandered lonely as a cloud That floats on high o'er vales and hills, When all at once I saw a crowd, A host, of golden daffodils; Beside the lake, bene... Read more
Let's give the Gift of Happiness!
Friday, December 17, 2010      4 comments

Let's give the Gift of Happiness! The Miracle Of Friendship There is a miracle called Friendship that dwells within the heart and you don't know how it happens or when it even starts. But the happiness it brings you always gives... Read more
Let's give the Gift of Optimism ...
Thursday, December 16, 2010      3 comments

Let's give the Gift of Optimism .... Be Good To You Be Yourself ~ Truthfully Accept Yourself ~ Gracefully Value Yourself ~ Joyfully Forgive Yourself ~ Completely Treat Yourself ~ Generously Balance Yourself ~ Harmoniously ... Read more
Let's give the Gift of Understanding!
Wednesday, December 15, 2010      1 comments

Let's give the Gift of Understanding! Standing by, All the way. Here to help you through your day. Holding you up, When you are weak, Helping you find what it is you seek. Catching your tears, When you cry. Pulling you through when the... Read more
Let's give the Gift of Support!
Tuesday, December 14, 2010      2 comments

Let's give the Gift of Support! Our Deepest Fear "Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that most frightens us. We ask ourse... Read more
Let's give the Gift of Motivation!
Monday, December 13, 2010      8 comments

Let's give the Gift of Motivation! Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice. Wayne Dyer Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your ... Read more
Let's give the Gift of Friendship
Sunday, December 12, 2010      4 comments

Let's give the Gift of Friendship Friends A friend is someone we turn to when our spirits need a lift. A friend is someone we treasure for our friendship is a gift. A friend is someone who fills our lives with beauty, joy, an... Read more
Plant seeds of expectation!
Saturday, December 11, 2010      1 comments

Plant seeds of expectation! Plant seeds of expectation in your mind; cultivate thoughts that anticipate achievement. Believe in yourself as being capable of overcoming all obstacles and weaknesses. - Norman Vincent Peale It is health ... Read more
If its meant to be, its up to you!
Friday, December 10, 2010      2 comments

If its meant to be, its up to you! "Would you like me to give you a formula for success? It's quite simple, really. Double your rate of failure. You are thinking of failure as the enemy of success. But it isn't at all. You can be discourage... Read more

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