“It’s not joy that makes us grateful. It’s gratitude that makes us joyful.” – Jesuit priest It’s easy to lose sight of what we appreciate in our lives. No matter where you are or what is going on around you, there is always something to be thankful for. There is power in acknowledging the small things […]
Author Archive | Tanisha Drummer Parrish
I don’t need what I want before I’m ready for it.
I have come to learned that my Plan B is often God’s Plan A.
When we’re no longer able to change the situation, we are bound to change ourselves.
“This year, don’t worry about getting it right, just get it started. – Marie Forleo 2014 is here! Are you still excited? Some of you may be groaning right now. I’m sure you have been inundated with articles and messages about New Year’s resolutions, goal setting, and how to be your best self. Some of […]
We are where we are because we are happy with where we are at. Otherwise, we’d be fighting to be somewhere else.
How to Write a Congratulatory Letter to Yourself for 2014 Write a letter congratulating yourself on everything you want to accomplish during the upcoming year. Start with an inspiring opening statement to open the letter. Create a theme for the year (e.g. Year of transformation, saying no, saying yes, etc.) List high level categories for […]
It’s the last day of 2013 and I can feel the energy around new beginnings, new years resolutions and goals. I love this time of year because it helps me crystallize my vision for the person I want to be and the actions I want to take in order to reach my goals. Each year […]
What to Remember When Waking By David Whyte In that first hardly noticed moment in which you wake, coming back to this life from the other more secret, moveable and frighteningly honest world where everything began, there is a small opening into the new day which closes the moment you begin your plans. What you […]
“Difficulties break some men but make others. No axe is sharp enough to cut the soul of a sinner who keeps on trying, one armed with the hope that he will rise even in the end.” – Nelson Mandela When I think of a life well lived, I think of Nelson Mandela. With the passing […]