Category Archive: Inspiration

Five Lessons We Can Learn From The Bamboo Tree

The bamboo is the fastest growing plant on the planet, it can grow 3 feet in 24 hours under appropriate conditions. It also releases more oxygen and absorbs more carbon dioxide from the… Continue reading

Study Shows Meditation Provides Psychological Benefits

Spending a little time meditating everyday may result in cognitive and psychological benefits. For the very first time in medical history a study led by a Harvard team of researchers at Massachusetts General… Continue reading

Kick Your Fears To The Curb…

Kick your fears to the curb and don’t let your dreams just be dreams, turn them into reality. Jack Canfield said everything you want is on the other side of fear, so put… Continue reading

A Cat’s Story

WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Achievement Three years ago, my friend’s cat Buddy almost didn’t make it through the holidays, sick frail and advanced age were getting the better of him. A quiet cat… Continue reading

Do You Belong To The Tribe Of The Gritty Resilient Stoic?

The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. – Nelson Mandela Do you belong to the tribe of the gritty, resilient stoic? Are you at… Continue reading

Things Work Out – Edgar Guest

This is an inspiring poem by Edgar Guest called Things Work Out: Because it rains when we wish it wouldn’t, Because men do what they often shouldn’t, Because crops fail, and plans go… Continue reading

Dreams – A Poem by Langston Hughes

Hold fast to dreams For if dreams die Life is a broken-winged bird That cannot fly. Hold fast to dreams For when dreams go Life is a barren field Frozen with snow.

Dreams of Flying

We all know that a dream is a collection of images and ideas that occur involuntarily while we’re asleep; sometimes dreams don’t make sense but other times they weave together a great story… Continue reading

Using Adversity to Advantage

The title of this blog is the motto of nobarriersusa.org co-founded by Erik Weihenmeyer, the only blind person who has climbed Mt. Everest. He went blind at the age of 13 but that… Continue reading

Denmark: The Happiest Country in the World

According to a study published by the Sustainable Solutions Development Network, the happiest countries in the world are all in Northern Europe with Denmark being at the top of the list. The findings… Continue reading

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