Everyday Inspiration

Everyday Inspiration

How to Make More Time for You

posted by Alex Blackwell

time alone

“The time you feel lonely is the time you most need to be by yourself.” – Douglas Coupland

Let’s do a little bit of math.

There are 168 hours in a week. How many hours do you spend:
– Working?
– On your computer?
– Talking on your phone?
– Running errands?
– Doing household chores?
– Cooking? Laundry? Cleaning?
– Sleeping?
– Spending time with your family?

And how many hours do you spend time for yourself? Yes, you.

The demands of running a busy home or lending a supporting ear take valuable time. All of these things on your to-do list, no doubt, make it challenging to spend quality, uninterrupted time for you. Continue Reading This Post »

10 Things to Let Go Before 2014 Ends

posted by Alex Blackwell

let go before 2014 ends

“Some of us think holding on makes us strong; but sometimes it is letting go.” – Hermann Hesse

With the New Year coming, it’s time to do some cleaning and it isn’t your house that needs to be de-cluttered. It’s your soul that could use a little lightening.

When all of those toxic thoughts and emotions are clogging your mind, there isn’t any room for the good stuff. You need to clean out those negative thoughts and make room for new, exciting and positive emotions that will come in the New Year.

If you have been carrying around too much baggage then this cleaning is for you. Check out these 10 things to let go of so you can enjoy a happy, healthy 2015: Continue Reading This Post »

Sunday Inspiration #60

posted by Alex Blackwell

Today’s Sunday Inspiration: Happiness arrives when your heart comes alive – alive with passion, love and hope.

grand essentials to happiness

About Alex Blackwell
Alex Blackwell is a father, husband and writer.

How to Find the Inspiration to Build Your Inner Strength

posted by Alex Blackwell

Inner Strength

“Faith gives you an inner strength and a sense of balance and perspective in life.” – Gregory Peck

How many times have you experienced being stretched too thin?

Life will always deliver the knockout punches that make you feel as if you will never get back up again. These times will leave you feeling shaken, weak, bruised and bleeding. You slowly get back on your feet and after a while things appear more peaceful. You start gaining that sense of comfort and security and then ‘Wham!’ another knockout punch.

You ask yourself, how much more can you take? When will you experience normalcy again? Where will you find the strength to face life’s problems again? How do you pull yourself out of crisis again?

You are not alone. And there’s something you can do about it. One of which is building your inner strength.

Here’s how to find the inspiration to start building your inner strength again: Continue Reading This Post »

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