As much as I adore Evernote to organize my thoughts and for clipping great articles and photos, I still really wanted to use Springpad because I prefer it’s “Thumbnail view” for easier scanning. And you can never have too many backups, right?
What do you think of when you hear the the word “philanthropy” or “pay it forward”?
I’m a huge fan of making someone’s day better and was brought up to help others in need and to love everyone. It makes sense, to me, to do this on a daily basis. Maybe that’s why I can’t wrap my head around the fact that a reminder to be kind to others is even needed. Has being kind and Philanthropy become a trend because of this? Continue reading “Has Helping Others Become a Trend?”
What a year and they only go by faster as we get older. But coffee helps accomplish all that needs doing. And boy was this another big year. The biggest yet, actually. Continue reading “Take Opportunity Risks”
The job was in a different industry that I had very little knowledge about so I had to take a chance or take the safe route and look for yet another job doing what I’m used to, but didn’t really want to do. Continue reading “Changes”
Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself and know that everything in life has a purpose. ~ Henry David Thou
Most true happiness comes from one’s inner life, from the disposition of the mind and soul. Admittedly, a good inner life is difficult to achieve, especially in these trying times. It takes reflection and contemplation and self-discipline. ~W.L. Shirer
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I used to keep a personal journal through Middle and High School. For some reason, I haven’t kept one since. And I miss it. It doesn’t matter if you’re a writer or not. It’s important to have a place to be yourself 110% and preferably with pen and paper you can keep completely private.
Until today, I didn’t realize how many different journals I had to keep certain topics separate. This one for Career and journey through life, in general, my coffee blog to share my passion, a Poetry notebook, and a Writer’s notebook for prompts and story ideas. And a diary to be myself that nobody sees Continue reading “Journaling for Yourself”