Do Not Put Up Roadblocks For Yourself

Do not put up roadblocks for yourself. Life is tough enough without us making it even more difficult for ourselves. Sometimes we fail or struggle due to our own actions. We end up making choices or doing something that we know is right. Even though we know what we are about to do is notContinue reading “Do Not Put Up Roadblocks For Yourself”

Life is Better With a Positive Attitude

When life throws roadblocks in your way figure out how to remove or go around them. Don’t sit and wallow, life is better with a positive attitude. It isn’t always easy to see the bright side of things but you must believe that when times are tough, they will get better. Nothing stays the sameContinue reading “Life is Better With a Positive Attitude”

Wrap Yourself in Love, Hope and Joy

Do yourself a favour and wrap yourself in love, hope and joy and you will find peace. It is easy to find fault with oneself and to focus on the negative. This however does us no good. It is only upsetting, adds stress and often, brings with it sadness and self-loathing. These are all negativeContinue reading “Wrap Yourself in Love, Hope and Joy”

Be Grateful When You’re Sad

I heard someone say the other day that it was impossible to be grateful when you are sad. Personally, I do not believe this to be true. I have had a very personal heartbreaking situation, making me beyond sad but I’m still grateful. The source of my sadness and pain is private but I wantedContinue reading “Be Grateful When You’re Sad”

When Forgiveness is Needed

Usually, there is a time of sadness, sometimes anger, when forgiveness is needed. When someone you love hurts you, it is not only sad but painful. Your heart feels as if it is bleeding for the one who has hurt you. Sometimes anger rises up to disguise the pain. The only way forward is toContinue reading “When Forgiveness is Needed”

I Shall Rise

When I’ve fallen,I shall rise;time and time again,to stand,stand in the face of defeatand try once more. I rise with hope in my heart,for hope is eternal;coming on the wingsof a promise;a promise of something better,something joyous. And when the enemy callsI shall shine;shine like the burning sun,full of hope and love;a warrior of ChristcastingContinue reading “I Shall Rise”

Ready Our Heart

We buy online,we clean, wrap and bake;with careful splendourwe decorate. We send cardsof good wishesand bring out thegood dishes. We chat on zoom,and also on Skype;a few seasonal emailsand posts we do type. We remember the past,and days of our youth;hot chocolate and cookiesfor our sweet tooth. Though this year is different,not as joyous aContinue reading “Ready Our Heart”

When The Logical Is Logical No More

When the logical is logical no more,and you’re picking yourself up from the floor;realizing there is no glass slipper,still trying hard to be chipper,as you fall through life’s delusional trap door. When your heart has said it’s enough,and you try to be gentle, not gruff;but you find yourself crying,despite all your trying,you learn you reallyContinue reading “When The Logical Is Logical No More”

You Are As Strong As You Need To Be

You are as strong as you need to be when you need to be strong. I tweeted this back in December 2016, more as a reminder to myself that I would get through what was happening at the time. We all need to be strong at different times in our lives and for a varietyContinue reading “You Are As Strong As You Need To Be”

Be Brave Enough to Ask For Help

Everybody struggles now and then, the key is for you to be brave enough to ask for help. Asking for help takes courage that many do not understand. It means showing a weakness that we’d rather the world did not see. Many people just deal with their emotional stuff and move on. They don’t fullyContinue reading “Be Brave Enough to Ask For Help”