What is a perfect relationship? Roll this question around in your mind right now. Now, keep these ideas with you as you continue reading. Read the rest of this entry »
Archive for February, 2013
Expecting a perfect relationship definitely has whiskers to it.
Oops! Excuse me!
All right, hands up if you’ve experienced a display of bad manners recently? Seems we can all recall a time or two (Or maybe three?) when somebody’s bad manners were so uncivil, we were gob smacked by their actions. Read the rest of this entry »
Fancy a spot of tea or coffee?
“Would you like some tea?” the receptionist kindly asked as she welcome me in. Ah, yes. Some civilities still exist, and I’m a pushover for all of them. Read the rest of this entry »
Do you ever have power blackouts?
I stepped out of the toilet and, suddenly, the power went out. Now, I don’t normally string those two things together… but that’s what happened. Read the rest of this entry »
Is self-discpline enough?
Discipline will get you a lot in life. It can make you financially rich, give you amazing status, and win the praise of admirers. But, for all its benefits, it’s not enough on its own to create a satisfying life. Read the rest of this entry »
Aside from rings and all the other "things", the journey to a fabulous marriage is a big expedition.
Considering life’s uncertainties, I believe it’s time to give marriage a break and look at it afresh for what it can and can’t offer. Given what people bring to it, it’s understandable the marriage boat will rock and toss, at least now and then. Expecting a pledge will make life great is sweetly optimistic, but it’s not particularly realistic. Read the rest of this entry »
Is marriage worth it?
Isn’t it amazing how marriage polarizes people? Read the rest of this entry »
What does the happiness industry say about how to be happy?
There’s a lot of trash said about how to be happy. The Internet, magazines, movies, and bookstores are full of it. That’s why I suggest reading everything carefully and reflectively. Read the rest of this entry »
Nobody likes to wait. But we do it anyway.
When was the last time you had to wait for ages and nearly blew your stack over the sheer frustration of it all? If you’ve ever felt bothered or just plain bored stiff waiting, this is for you. Read the rest of this entry »
Should pets allow you in bed?
When you head for bed, pets have their own agenda. Hygienists will shudder, but I love having our cat Scallywag curled up on the end of our bed. It’s comforting hearing him breathe (being one of the few members of the family who doesn’t snore) and, with my toes, I can feel his soft form resting on the bed. Read the rest of this entry »