“The big question is whether you are going to be able to say a hearty YES to your adventure.” ~Joseph Campbell Cindy La Ferle Miss any posts this week? Look for additional content and social media sharing options on the home page. __________ NOTICE FOR SUBSCRIBERS: Later this month, Google will discontinue its automated “Follow by email” subscriber service. At that point, you will stop receiving daily email posts from “Things that make me happy.” Please remember that you can bookmark this blog and visit the homepage to check out new posts anytime, or you can follow the blog using the Google “Follower”option.
Waiting for opportunity?
“Do not wait. The time will never be just right.” ~ Napoleon Hill At the Box Factory for the Arts / Cindy La Ferle Miss any posts this week? Look for additional content and social media sharing options on the home page.
“Once you join up with your true self, even in tiny, seemingly insignificant ways, you will live the rest of your days married to amazement. The stars will burn themselves out to light your path.” ~Steering by Starlight, by Martha Beck
When we stop chasing
“The right things find us at the right times. When we stop chasing after life, people, and experiences, we begin drawing the right relationships and things toward us with our energy rather than with effort.” ~Shanna Lee, The Soul Frequency Sunset on Lake Michigan / Cindy La Ferle Miss any posts this week? For expanded content, featured posts, and social media sharing options, please visit the home page.
The gift of gab: How to improve our conversation skills
“We live in a technological universe in which we are always communicating. And yet we have sacrificed conversation for mere connection.” ~Sherry Turkle Have our listening skills gotten a bit rusty? Now that we’re starting to gather in person again, maybe we could use a refresher course in two-way conversation skills. That’s the topic of my new feature in the Homefront section of The Sunday Oakland Press and Macomb Daily. (You can read it online here.) ~Cindy La Ferle