Face it, you’re a failure. Yep. The kids are growing up rotten. You have not done a good enough job and so now you ought to give yourself a jolly harsh whipping for it. Read the rest of this entry »
Archive for September, 2013
Do you know what it's like to feel a failure as a parent?
Being thankful for the little things builds us up.
Yes gratitude is the most underrated of qualities in the modern world. Despite it’s ability to bring an abundance of happiness, appreciativeness is almost considered menial. Read the rest of this entry »
How many times have you had to face narrow-mindedness?
There is a broad way and then there’s a narrow one. Those who demonstrate big mindedness are more apt to tolerate differences in others. While people who insist on a narrow band of behaviors are easily irritated by variations. Read the rest of this entry »
Regardless who you are, happiness is a big part of living well.
What do people say about happiness? Here are 21 quotes from wise minds going back to Ancient Greece through to the present day: Read the rest of this entry »
So often, cars are reflected in our visions of happiness.
Cars are inherently vexatious beasts. They can embrace you in luxury, carry you away, and also provide a viable means of getting us round. Read the rest of this entry »
Who can share their situation if nobody listens?
Stories are like Russian dolls. You’ll find one inside another and another, and another. So, typically, the one you know isn’t all there is, and everyone has at least some. Read the rest of this entry »
Gone, but you needn't forget all that's worth keeping.
There are things I remember but I wish I didn’t. Things that come foremost to mind at the most inopportune times. Like a living entity in itself, your mind recalls what it will. Read the rest of this entry »
We can accommodate a lot if we convince ourselves into it.
We are funny creatures really. With all of our mental ability and years of experience, we keep falling back into childlike habits. Read the rest of this entry »
Bad is rarely a catastrophe.
You don’t have to do anything special to have bad things happen to you. For we all seem to have a build-in magnet that draws trouble to us. But, the good news is we are built to handle it. Read the rest of this entry »