Tag: Happiness

  • Stress Makes You Thick

    Pollyanna is back Even Pollyanna had her down days but it was the love of the people that she showed kindness to that helped her back. It was me showing love to me that brought me back. Being authentic to myself. Acknowledging I deserve better and standing up for myself despite the consequences is an […]

  • Be Crazy Happy

      I love Pam Grout and today Pam has posted a great new blog on happiness. Just after I read it I look up at my TV screen and see an older gentleman dressed in a Union Jack suit being interviewed in London. I thought how long have I been reading because the last time […]

  • Unexpected Money Gratitude 

        The other day I read in Pam Grouts blog about someone saying the affirmation “Unexpected money comes to me everyday ” What have I got to lose I said to myself? After a very luxurious Valentines weekend away being thoroughly spoilt I didn’t expect to be indulged any more but my partner had […]

  • It’s all a matter of perception 2

    Hands Up !! Maybe it’s not PC but I am a fan of the reality TV show “I’m a Celebrity? Get me out of Here”. So at 9pm my Partner and I settled down for our daily dose. I’m not really a fan of other reality TV shows but until recently there was another reality […]

  • I Feel a shift 2

      A few months ago I wrote the blog post “I Feel a Shift” because I had started to notice a happiness habit-forming despite of all the usual negative media we are bombarded with and asked the question was anyone else seeing too? I was seeing adverts on TV with a more positive slant. One […]

  • Happiness is an Inside Job

      Years ago in Britain there was an advert for some sweets that challenged you not to chew them claiming it was impossible to eat one of the juicy, fruity treats without chewy it. In Pam Grouts new book E:Cubed part of the first experiment suggests putting on some happy music first thing in the […]

  • I am not rubbish at it !!

    I get I’ve got what I’ve got by the quality of my thoughts. I get that if I don’t like what I’ve got, change my thoughts. I get that you have to focus on what you do want, not what you don’t want. I get you have to imagine already having received what you want. […]

  • Thank you Toilet

    Thank you Toilet

    Happiness is not an outside thing, it’s an inside thing. Happiness is a choice we make regardless of our circumstances. Whilst I sat in our car as my partner got fuel I looked up at the variety of beautiful trees opposite and their fantastic equally varied foliage flowing in the wind and I felt very […]

  • Passion for Passions sake

      The other day I brought all my art materials together inspired by the fact my daughter has kindly given me the project of designing her wedding dress. I was pleasantly surprised at some of the little doodles I had found in my many part completed sketchbooks and created an album on Facebook called Art […]

  • My First Abstract

      Art is singing out stronger than writing at the moment. I was thinking about my first abstract and talking to my partner about it but he couldn’t remember it. I felt sad that I had no record of it as produced it in 1998 and has long since been sold and long before the […]