It's the Weekend...Time for family, friends and fun...Let's take a few minutes and think about how good our life is, right now, in this very moment. You are enough, you have everything you need right now...Try this little fun exercise to focus your attention on the good things, the things you like to have in … Continue reading I Like
I Feel... such an amazing and important emotional experience...How much attention to you give to how you are feeling, in any given moment? Or, do you only notice how you feel when something heartfelt or intense happens? Thinking about how we feel can help guide our day and our life. It can help us focus … Continue reading I Feel…
I HAVE... Everything I need, and its all right here within me. That's right, because its all up to me. Now, I'm not talking about material objects here, no, I'm talking about the way I want to live my life, the way I want to feel, and how I want the world around me to … Continue reading I Have…
Stop for a moment and consider the following statement: I feel most happy when....... What thought springs to mind? Add your thought word to finish the statement, then say it aloud - Use it as an affirming statement today. Oh Yes, and pop your happy words into the comments box...I'd love to know when you're … Continue reading I feel most …….
Do you feel Happy and Abundant? What does Happiness mean to you? Appreciate the small things ... They may just become the BIG things that make life feel good... ©Elaine W Shaw 2016
Whilst going through some of my photos, and of course they were more than thought provoking, I came across several that were taken last Summer when I enjoyed a picnic in the woods with my youngest daughter and four of my grandchildren. We had shared a really wonderful afternoon snacking in the shade whilst sitting … Continue reading Priceless Moment…So Simple….It’s Just LOVE
We hadn’t had Alfie very long when we went to one of my son’s for Sunday lunch, and of course we took Alfie. We were a little concerned that he might embarrass us a little if he had a little accident or left a little unwanted present somewhere, but we decided to brave the moment … Continue reading Playtime with the Grandchildren
Feeling all alone, forget it…The world is full of magical moments and is always smiling and sending you messages of encouragement LOOK OUT FOR THEM… see how many you can find today, and celebrate. Need a couple of examples to help you on your way....A sunset or a red sky at night can feel awe-inspiring … Continue reading Feeling all alone, forget it…
Its so easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle today that we naturally begin to take some of lifes most beautiful gifts for granted. I love watching this story unfold through the eyes of a child. Its a reminder that our most priceless possessions were given to us free at birth. via … Continue reading Seven Wonders of the World Movie
I opened my eyes this morning and just knew that it was going to be a beautiful and wonderful day, filled with happiness and joy and unexpected and expected gifts. Now the fact that it was my birthday led me to believe that I would experience some lovely moments and of course I had expectations … Continue reading Can You See the Sunshine In Your Life?
As I sit in front of the casement window, the warmth of the coffee cup between my hands, I smile as I watch a family of birds flit across each branch on the beautiful tree standing stately before me, their cheeps and chirps like mesmerising chuckles and peals of laughter carried along with the wind. … Continue reading Where Will I Be?
Just another normal day - Or was it, really? No, it was a day to remember that went straight to my heart. My daughter came down for her tea and quite spontaneously said, " I feel really happy today, I don't know why, I just am!" That one sentence filled my heart with joy and … Continue reading What More Could I Ask For?
I received this beautiful video by email this morning and wanted to share it with you. Upon opening my thoughts immediately went to memories of my Mother. So happy to have received such an unexpected and special gift. http://www.flickspire.com/m/LittleeInc/TheDash
So its finally here, the last weekend of the summer holidays. Maybe you're busy preparing for the children going back to school at the beginning of next week, or maybe you're still enjoying time away from home, or maybe you're just going to enjoy the last few days with your family and not think about … Continue reading Its the Last Weekend…
As you move through my pages you will hear and see lots about positive affirmations, they are a major source of personal strength for me. I use them everyday to cultivate a strong and positive confidence and to help direct my life. The powerful journey that I follow, is a consistent winding pathway with many forks, … Continue reading Positive Affirmations and Gratitude – Is there a connection?
Wasn't having a good evening, strange really because I'd had a good afternoon, spent quality time with my Dad, but came home and found myself really aggrieved with my husband. It was a past issue, something that I obviously hadn't put to rest. It welled up inside of me and before I could blink I was filled … Continue reading When You Thought You Had forgiven, but…
I got to thinking about the little things that often happen that may raise a smile or lift our mood, even if only for a second or two, and I remembered when the robin that visits our little yard, right outside my French windows, perched himself on the snow-covered patio table. His blazing red breast … Continue reading The Little Things
I was reminded today of the importance of the little things in life, and the memories of special times shared with our children as they are growing. And if, like me, you find that one day they are suddenly young men and women who have already gone out into the world or they are fast approaching … Continue reading An Unexpected Key to the Treasure of My Heart
for the excitement and love I feel as I walk my new path. As I encounter each new moment, each new thought, with an optimistic and joyful, metaphorical spring in my step, I am grateful for all the wonderful blessings in my life; always there to support me, and for the new knowing and awareness that … Continue reading I am thankful…
Just sitting here thinking about positive affirmations and their effect on my life, and it occurred to me just how powerful they actually are. I never dreamed for one minute, when I first began using them that in such a short space of time they would have had such a profound effect, especially at such … Continue reading The Power of Positive Affirmations
Spent the evening thinking about what 'Happiness is'... Found myself searching way down deep and was going to list them in a post but then decided to validate them more profoundly, so I gave them a page. A place where I could revisit them, for times when I needed a little nudge or a reminder of all the joy … Continue reading Just wanted to share a thought or two with you