Sense of Purpose

Having a sense of purpose in life is a key component to achieving goals, experiencing compassion for self and others, finding greater happiness and fulfillment and having the ability to avoid discouragement and overwhelm when faced with a problem or hardship.

The Gift of a Grateful Heart

Written by on November 20, 2017 in Self-Awareness, Sense of Purpose with 0 Comments
The Gift of a Grateful Heart

~ A grateful heart shifts focus from ourselves to other people and circumstances as we humbly acknowledge their contribution to our lives. Feels good just thinking about it, doesn’t it? But gratitude can be tricky at times depending on how you choose to define it because after all you were not born grateful, it is […]

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Creative Visualization: Turning Fantasy Into Reality

Written by on October 29, 2017 in Self-Awareness, Sense of Purpose with 16 Comments
Creative Visualization: Turning Fantasy Into Reality

~ I believe in dreams. Our dreams give us hope and energy and the vision we create of what life can be inspires us to rise above our circumstances, overcome hardship and challenge the unknown. Of course, a vision is basically a fantasy created from our desires, the question is how to turn that fantasy […]

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Revisiting Impossible Dreams

Written by on October 15, 2017 in Sense of Purpose with 33 Comments
Revisiting Impossible Dreams

As kids, we fantasize and entertain impossible dreams about what the future will hold. While most of these early fantasies amount to little more than joyful child’s play, sometimes they represent a glimpse into our true selves and who we are capable of becoming. Of course, it is only the rarest individual who recognizes such […]

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Perspective: Sometimes You DO Need to Sweat the Small Stuff!

Written by on October 5, 2017 in Self-Awareness, Sense of Purpose with 23 Comments
Perspective: Sometimes You DO Need to Sweat the Small Stuff!

Your perspective is yours alone. You own it. No one can change it or diminish it without your permission. YOU can CHOOSE how to see things. While others see certain circumstances as the end of the road, you can decide it is only the beginning. ~Andy Andrews ~ You have the power to choose how […]

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Year-End Goals: It’s Not Too Late to Create Something Remarkable!

Written by on September 11, 2017 in Self-Awareness, Sense of Purpose with 25 Comments
Year-End Goals: It’s Not Too Late to Create Something Remarkable!

~ We all love stories about overcoming, especially the everyday hero, who rises above their challenges to come from behind, arms stretched to the sky with joy as they cross the finish line. How would it feel if YOU could end this year on that kind of a high note? If you are not the […]

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Who Do You Want to Be?

Written by on July 10, 2017 in Self-Awareness, Sense of Purpose with 33 Comments
Who Do You Want to Be?

~ Will the real you please stand up? No matter how enlightened you may be, there’s a good chance that at some point in your life you have wondered why you do the things you do. Some people seem to find an answer to the “Who am I?” question at an early age, while others […]

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