How does it feel when you open the mailbox and there is something inside just for you?
Susan Lendroth said, “To write is human, to receive a letter: [Divine]!”
It's true. There is just a special feeling when you open the mailbox and find a... (Read More)
“Erase from your vocabulary the word 'someday.' Do not save things for 'special occasions.' Take into account the fact that every day is special. Every day is a gift that we must appreciate and be thankful for. Wear your attractive clothes, wear... (Read More)
Life can be complicated. There is so much to worry about. From the second we wake up in the morning until we go to sleep at night, we operate in a world that moves at a feverish pace. We have few opportunities to stop what we're doing and just... (Read More)
Is your dream of how you'd like your days to start (calm, perhaps with a cup of coffee while you enjoy a few minutes of peace and quiet) different from your reality (a teenage daughter who's having the worst hair day ever or an hour-long commute... (Read More)
Ah, the holiday season--glittering lights, colorful packages, good cheer, stress and lots of it. While some people embrace all the activity and excitement of the holidays, many others are overwhelmed by that same activity and excitement. Even for... (Read More)
Most people are gearing up to celebrate Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's with family and friends. After all, it is that time of year. Did you know that it is also the time of year for engagements?
That's right; more people get engaged in... (Read More)
How many times have you heard the old cliché “nice guys finish last.” Some people use the saying as an excuse for looking out for themselves, but they might want to rethink that mindset. While nice people might not finish first, research shows... (Read More)
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life." --Confucius
Wouldn't it be wonderful to wake up in the morning -- a weekday morning, not even a weekend -- and be excited about the day ahead of you? For most of us... (Read More)
Rush, rush, rush is one certainty in our busy world. Another certainty seems to be stress, stress, stress. And the very rush that drives so many people's days is the same thing that causes the stress. That stress, in turn, can have some pretty... (Read More)
Personal documents like letters and journals have long been valued for the insights they provide. Personal letters include valuable information that might not be found in offical historical documents. For instance, they can do a better job of... (Read More)