The Truth About Affirmations and How to Make Them Work for You

If you're new to affirmations, you've picked a good time to get started. These positive statements can be powerful. A recent study confirmed the effectiveness of affirmations. Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University found that people under high stress did about 50% worse on a problem solving test. However, when they used a brief self-affirmation first, … Continue reading The Truth About Affirmations and How to Make Them Work for You

I find happiness everywhere I look

When I look around me, I see happiness. Even when there are trying times, there is always happiness to be found. Every cloud really does have a silver lining, and I take the time to find it. Happiness is a state of mind. If I expect to see happiness, I do. Unlike too many others … Continue reading I find happiness everywhere I look

It is enough to do my best

Doing my best is all that really matters in the end. When my results are less than I desire, I take comfort in knowing that I do my best. My best is enough. I am satisfied knowing that I put forth my best effort. I realize that sometimes I could improve my approach to achieve … Continue reading It is enough to do my best

An abundant future awaits me

Today's successes are the icing on my cake of abundance! I get excited when I open my eyes each morning because I know great things await me. I am a blessed child whose story is to achieve all I set my sights on. Life's obstacles are only temporary roadblocks, so I avoid letting them change … Continue reading An abundant future awaits me

My life gets better every day

My life is on an upward swing. Each new day is more rewarding than the day before as my life flourishes. I am rich in blessings and relationships because I have aligned myself on the path of abundance. Life is a progression of actions and results of those actions. My actions and choices are yielding … Continue reading My life gets better every day

Physical challenges build mental toughness

Limitations are only as limiting as my mind allows them to be. I look at having physical challenges as an opportunity to think creatively and still succeed. Having right shoulder issues is debilitating but I avoid the urge to remain sedentary. I research options for exercise that protect my back while allowing me to stay … Continue reading Physical challenges build mental toughness

Seizing the day is my specialty

I am glad that today is the first day of the rest of my life! The past is in the past and the future has yet to come. What I have is today and I choose to make the absolute best of all the opportunities it brings. With my morning shower, I seize the opportunity … Continue reading Seizing the day is my specialty

Each moment is a valuable opportunity

I am excited about the opportunities that exist within each moment. I greet life with curiosity and enthusiasm. I make my own luck and jump on the chances that come my way. I bond with my family. A drive to the local shopping mall can provide an opening for discussing financial responsibility with my teen … Continue reading Each moment is a valuable opportunity

Searching For the Excellence Within

When you think of excellence, who's the first person that comes to mind? Is it you? If not, why not? Perhaps you need to change how you view yourself! We all should view ourselves as excellent people. You should start each day expecting only the best from yourself. You can do this by putting your … Continue reading Searching For the Excellence Within

Everything is possible

I know that the universe is vaster than anyone can comprehend. This means that there are more possibilities available to me at any moment than I could ever count. This means that anything is possible for me. I accomplish great things in my life and know I can enjoy even greater achievements. The key is … Continue reading Everything is possible