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Joel Osteen: You can be happier than you are!

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More related features: Whole Living Discoveries of a Wanderer The Inspiration Report

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Pet photographer’s ambitious adoption photos ( adorable )!

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Pet photographer’s ambitious adoption photos. I love this idea! The photographer takes a dog in a shelter and uses simple costumes and decoration to promote adoption. The logic behind this is that by photographing the dogs in a more serene/family […]

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The little things count!

posted by amcdaniel

  The little things we do for happiness count!  I think we live in a world that always promises better things, when what we truly need is often right in front of us!  Do you agree?   You are lucky if….. […]

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Cute video alert! 3 Dachshund Dogs on a Treadmill…..

posted by amcdaniel

Here is your cute and inspiring video for the day! I hope you enjoy it!   “Each species is a masterpiece, a creation assembled with extreme care and genius.”   More related features: Whole Living Discoveries of a Wanderer The […]

Quotes and pictures for the compassionate heart

posted by amcdaniel

 I hope you enjoy these quotes and pictures for the compassionate heart! “If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.”   “Compassion is no substitute for justice.”   “I came upon […]

More ways to make a difference!

posted by amcdaniel

    There are simple ways you can  make a difference in the lives of others and your own. All it requires is a little optimism, faith, and a dash of courage. Read on….       I have been posting […]

My three good things…everything you need is already within you!!!

posted by amcdaniel

  I hope your having a wonderful day filled with positivity and sunshine. If your not that’s ok too,  just take a deep breath, stay positive, and wait for the storms to pass. They always do! Since I posted about my […]

Say three good things.

posted by amcdaniel

Good afternoon! Do you remember the inspiration book I mentioned in an earlier post? I can’t quite recall the title, but the morning and evening rituals mentioned in the book are crystal clear to me. It’s funny how things work. […]

World’s cutest dog Boo releases first book!!!

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You are lovely!

posted by amcdaniel

You are lovely! Say it to yourself! Now believe it! Now that we’ve started the day with positivity, let’s talk weekends! Did you do anything out of the ordinary? Did you have time to take part in the “one nice […]

Comfort others, comfort yourself.

posted by amcdaniel

Come on everybody, let’s work together… That sounds like a cheesy line from a song, but isn’t it true? How often have you been stressed out, wiped out, or just plain out, and then something miraculous happens. A friend drops […]

The Rules of Life…

posted by amcdaniel

  What are the rules of your life?  Do you think there are any? My rules are to practice kindness, compassion, and respect for others and myself.  I could think up many “rules”, but I think the below list does […]

Do not fear!

posted by amcdaniel

  What would you do if you had no fear? Ride a motorcycle? Speak in public? Trust yourself? I’ve always heard you should do one thing a day that scares you. I do this most days. I developed a fear […]

Quotes for keeping the faith and on life…

posted by amcdaniel

You deserve happiness! You really do…. we all do. I thought this was a timely post after the long ( and lovely ) holiday weekend. I haven’t always  had Labor Day off, so I consider myself lucky!   Today  it’s back  to […]

Different species, best friends and animal quotes…

posted by amcdaniel

It seems like we all love a good inter-species friends story.  I think it’s the message of true friendship without judgement and caring that transcends any physical differences.  The world feels like a simpler place if a hippo and a […]

What can you accomplish in 30 seconds?

posted by amcdaniel

What can you accomplish in 30 seconds? Can you change someones day, make someones day, feel inspired, save a life? What’s the most meaningful thing you’ve ever done in 30 seconds? What are some  positive things we do everyday that take […]

Making a difference (in the lives of others and your own)!

posted by amcdaniel

It feels like Monday  today,  that’s not a bad thing…  I attribute it to the hurricane mayhem this past weekend. I feel lucky and blessed that the extent of my water damage. was limited to my mail box and all of it’s […]

Quotes for peace, strength and serenity

posted by amcdaniel

I hope you have a blessed and productive Monday. Let these quotes lift you up and fill your heart with joy.   Quotes for peace, strength and serenity  Go to sleep in peace. God is awake. – Victor Hugo To truly […]

We are always changing.

posted by amcdaniel

Today I have a simple quote taken from/inspired by Operation Beautiful. “What lies behind you does not define you.” Who are you? How do others see you? Does it really matter? What do you think? If I had to describe myself […]

Weekend inspiration? The dog days of summer…

posted by amcdaniel

The skies are clear, the grass is green, and things are pretty good around here. I love feeling inspired, and in today’s world I feel like I have a precious little corner of positivity and sunshine. I’d like to share it with […]

What leads to true happiness/Quotes on being happy

posted by amcdaniel

What leads to happiness? Is it a positive attitude, a close network of friends, or a close knit family that leads to lasting joy?  Although there may be universal truths for happiness, my hypothesis is that it also  depends on […]

Prayers and quotes for strength

posted by amcdaniel

“For strength to bear is found in duty alone, and he is blest indeed who learns to make the joy of others cure his own heartache.” Drake “Thus all below is strength, and all above is grace.” John Dryden “If […]

Marvelous Monday

posted by amcdaniel

Monday marks the start of most work-weeks. Do you look forward to Mondays, dread them, or just take them as they come along? I usually do something special on Mondays, nothing big just something out of the ordinary. Today I […]

Baby Pig Photo

posted by amcdaniel

I have to share this cute overload link.  A piglet photo? Yes, please. Take a break from your workday and feel your blood pressure lower, your muscles soften. The only thing better would be actually holding this tiny piglet. And now for […]

Thankful

posted by amcdaniel

There are so many things to be thankful for in our country. What are you thankful for today? My thankful list for today includes:   Family  Friends Health Pets Spirit of Resilience  Love of nature.   Comment your thankful list below! […]

The Pay It Forward Movement

posted by amcdaniel

  Have you heard of the term, “Pay it forward?”  Put simply to pay it forward is to do something nice for someone else, and then they do a favor for someone else, and so on. This is  a wonderful movement […]

Happiness

posted by amcdaniel

I make an effort to wake up happy each morning. Even though I am a naturally optimistic person, for me happiness is a choice I make. Thats not to say that I don’t have less than perfect days, but the […]

What boosts your mood?

posted by amcdaniel

Question: What’s the one thing (other than your family, friends, or pets) that always boosts your mood, no matter how grumpy you are feeling? The one thing that always makes me feel better is, random acts of kindness. Doing something nice […]

Quotes on happiness

posted by amcdaniel

I will start off with Five things Friday, more specifically five things that made me happy today. Feel free to share your five things below. 1) Getting up early for work this morning, it was nice to have a little […]

5 Ways pets make our lives better

posted by amcdaniel

This past weekend was my ferrets 7th birthday.  In honor of that, here are some ways pets make our lives better.   1) Pets give unconditional love and loyalty. The wonderful thing about animals is that they see beyond any […]

Steps to happiness

posted by amcdaniel

The choices we make daily add up, even the small, seemingly insignificant ones. What makes you happy every single day? For me it’s: Taking care of my pets in the morning Hot Coffee/Tea Walking/Exercise/Yoga Seeing friends/family Being outside Music Reading More […]

Cute Animal Photos

posted by amcdaniel

Need a little inspiration? Remember to rest when you are tired… To always share…. To look beyond differences…. And to enjoy silence.    For more inspiration visit: Ten Keys To Unlock Your Life Lessons From Nature Inspiration For Moving Forward

5 ways to smile, RIGHT NOW.

posted by amcdaniel

1 ) Write a hand-written letter to someone you love, using different colored pens. 2 )Look at pictures from your childhood.  Bad hairstyles, florescent fashion, take it all in. 3) Pop in the video/DVD from your child’s last recital—or your […]

10 ways to be happier

posted by amcdaniel

1. Plant something and nurture it. 2. Count your blessings–at least five–at the end of each day. 3. Take time to talk–have an hour-long conversation with a loved one each week. 4. Phone a friend whom you have not spoken […]

Motivational Quotes

posted by amcdaniel

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbour. Catch the trade winds in your sails. […]

Animals and Inspiration: An unlikely friendship

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  For more on animals and inspiration: Animals Who Make A Difference

Animals and Inspiration: Otters

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 More on animals: Pets and Inspiration

Cute Ferrets On A Bed

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Quotes on Life

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“Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” – Thomas A Edison “Blessed are those who can give without remembering and take without forgetting” – Elizabeth Bibesco “Yesterday is history, tomorrow is […]

Stay Positive!

posted by amcdaniel

  A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort.   Attitudes are contagious.  Are yours worth catching?      Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, […]

Cute Puppy Whistle!

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Cute Ferret Babies

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Choose Happiness!

posted by amcdaniel

I am a big fan of Operation Beautiful. Operation Beautiful is a positivity project that seeks to empower girls and women, through self-acceptance and love.  Operation Beautiful is also a book  from the same project, filled with uplifting and happy […]

Each Year Is A Lesson In Self Discovery

posted by amcdaniel

Another year. Another year to live out Gods intentions for my life.  A year to stand out of my own way.  A year to live by strong convictions, faith, courage, perseverance, and truth. Another year wiser, not another year older […]

Always Practice Gratitude

posted by amcdaniel

  I post many inspirational quotes on this blog.  Most are short, to the point, and make you think about your own life. So here are 3 for this Monday afternoon. “Willingness to forgive yourself is a necessary step to being at […]

Friday Inspiration!

posted by amcdaniel

I hope this quote will being peace to you at this very moment. “Empowerment Is The Inner  Joy of Knowing That External Force Isn’t Nessesary To Be At  Harmony With Oneself.” More Inspiration: Read More Quotes Read Heartwarming Stories

Morning Inspiration and Rituals

posted by amcdaniel

” If one of us succeeds, we all do. “ I want to talk today about morning rituals, and the power starting the day off with peace and positivity can have on your life. Morning Rituals often change as we age, […]

Quotes To Embrace Change

posted by amcdaniel

              Change is a certainity of life.  In my experience change is usually hard, or it’s not really a “change”. I’ve put together a few quotes about change to inspire you today. He who rejects change is […]

Afternoon Inspiration tips and video

posted by amcdaniel

“You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.” (Quote From Everyday Wisdom by Dr. Wayne W. Dyer) How true is this?  Many times, it’s easy to get stuck in routines, the day to day, the mundane, […]

Daily Inspiration!

posted by amcdaniel

I try to read an inspirational quote every morning, on a good day I watch a video also. Todays quote is: ” Our beliefs are the invisible ingredients in all of our activities. “ And todays video is: I hope […]

Heartwarming Video

posted by amcdaniel

Take a break today and watch the featurette to Disney’s African Cats. Animal babies are always adorable,  and this is no exception, enjoy! Disneys African Cats

Create a vision board

posted by amcdaniel

It’s Monday, so why not take a little time to do something special for yourself. Something you know you WANT to do but don’t really have time for. I’ve wanted to take up a creative hobby for awhile. Something not […]

What inspires you?

posted by amcdaniel

I came across this quote today and I thought I would share… “Without inspiration our minds remain dormant.” -Anonymous Remaining eternally optimistic and being around positive people inspires me to be the best version of myself. What inspires you today […]

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Pet photographer's ambitious adoption photos ( adorable )!
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