Why it is essential to keep an open mind

Being open minded opens the world to us. It is only when someone’s mind is open that they can really see things for what they are. It is only when someone’s mind is open that they can truly experience things. It is only when someone’s mind is open that they can really listen, and accept […]

The impact our focus has on our lives

Today something reminded me about how what we focus on persists – both good and bad. If our focus is on the good and the positives, the good and the positives will occur more. But if our focus is on all that is bad and negative, the negatives will persist. This is one of the […]

Our perspectives colour everything in our lives

Most, if not every experience of our lives, are determined by our perspective. If we view something as good, it’s good, and we experience it as good. If we view something as bad, however, it’s bad and we experience it as bad. Good or bad is a matter of perspective. It’s hardly ever set in […]

Why it is important to be kind

Kindness is a great redeemer of humanity. It is because of our kindness that we trust each other. It is because of our kindness that we work together as well we do. It is because of our kindness that we have come as far as we have. Cooperation and progress rarely happen in an atmosphere […]

Focusing on what you can vs what you can’t

There are lots of things in life we can’t do anything about. But there are also lots of things we CAN do something about. Life is full of cans and cants like that. The challenge is to actually divert your focus from what you can’t do to what you can. We can’t do everything. In […]