What makes a glad quote so uplifting? Perhaps it’s their light-hearted treatment of life that puts a smile to our face. Or, maybe, it’s that kernel of truth they possess that connects with own understandings. Read the rest of this entry »
Archive for May, 2013
Can the power of a glad quote come to life when we read it?
What is it about cats?
Cats are clever. Not in the psychological test kind of way, I’ll grant. But they do know stuff.
Like when you are walking ever so slightly toward the direction of the fridge. A mere inch or two vaguely kitchenward tells cats that you’re trying make a break for it. Sensing opportunity knocking, they are only too ready to come with you. Read the rest of this entry »
Can you say what happiness means?
I talked to a lady called CJ today from Tennessee who asked me to define happiness. It was a Twitter conversation so comments had to fit in 140 character bites. Yet the way she enquired surprised me. Read the rest of this entry »
There's something in being real that's attractive.
What people believe and what is real can be two very different things. When it comes to attraction, both men and women have some strong ideas about what appeals to each gender. Yet, as you know, ideas can be misleading. Read the rest of this entry »
What are perilous thoughts?
Just how perilous are your thoughts? It’s an important question because your thinking today has the power to shape the extent of your tomorrow. Read the rest of this entry »
Why are Australians funny?
Funny is a relative thing. For starters, it depends where you live. For Australians, our unique way of calling a spade a bloody shovel is both confronting and endearing. Read the rest of this entry »
There's something lovely about a wedding anniversary.
I remember my parent’s wedding anniversary in detail. It was their 25th and we kids were getting into the spirit of it with kitsch signs and decorations. But it was fun. Read the rest of this entry »
What's it to be: chocolate or ice cream?
I love ice cream… and chocolate! They are some of my favorite foods. Judging by what others tend to buy, they are also favorites worldwide. Read the rest of this entry »
Here are 9 spring-cleaning tips to make your job easier.
Need some spring-cleaning tips to brighten up your place? Sick of all the dirt that’s been building up around your house? Here are some light-hearted suggestions on how to tidy up and enjoy yourself in the process. Read the rest of this entry »
Why celebrate Mothers Day?
It’s Mothers Day today on the 12th of May 2013. At least, it is in Australia, USA, Canada, China, Germany, India, Netherlands, Turkey, and the Ukraine (to name a few). While France, Poland, and Sweden will have their Day on the last Sunday this May. Read the rest of this entry »