Everyday Inspiration

Everyday Inspiration

Small Words with Big Meanings

posted by Alex Blackwell

“Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace.” – Buddha

The words we use every day have the power to influence for better or worse. Even the smallest of phrases or words can impact those around you, so choose carefully! Here are a few examples of simple expressions that carry big meanings.

Thank You – Expressing gratitude to someone for something they did or said is one of the best ways to connect to a human being. This simple phrase will make the other person feel good—and it’ll make you feel good, too. Everyone enjoys a sincere thank you; it makes us feel important. Continue Reading This Post »

Simple Tips for Getting Out of a Rut

posted by Alex Blackwell

“With a new day comes new strength and new thoughts.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

It is inevitable. In your fitness goals, career goals, or simply daily living, you will fall into a sense of complacency and start to go through the motions, with no true sense of direction or passion.

It’s hard to jolt yourself out of this daze and back on track, but it IS possible. You may be down or just a little side-tracked, but you’re not out for good! Get out of your rut with these tips. Continue Reading This Post »

Sunday Inspiration #06

posted by Alex Blackwell

Today’s Sunday Inspiration: Life seems to move a breakneck pace. Remembering to slow down and savoring every moment offers the opportunity to celebrate life’s most precious gifts.

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About Alex Blackwell

Alex Blackwell is the author of Letting Go: 25 True Stories of Peace, Hope and Surrender, which includes 10 free Peace and Balance tools.
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How to Savor Life

posted by Alex Blackwell

“It’s only when we truly know and understand that we have a limited time on earth – and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up – that we will begin to live each day to the fullest, as if it was the only one we had.” – Elisabeth Kübler-Ross

Savoring life is an everyday art that is not only possible, but can be mastered. It sounds simple, yet many people with jam-packed schedules and a too-full to-do list find that they may not really be loving life the way they could.

You may not have an hour to meditate every day, but there are simple ways to savor life and enjoy the moment you’re in right now. Continue Reading This Post »

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