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Tag Archives: gratitude

Still smiling

Two years ago seemed just like yesterday. Time to go, but my heart wants to stay.   On my first day at the door, I put on a weak smile. Hands … Continue reading

December 17, 2016 · 6 Comments


I tried to like you, but your heartless attitude makes me hate you. I wanted to treat you kindly, but your selfish actions make me want to slap you to awaken … Continue reading

November 22, 2016 · 4 Comments

…until I should sleep

We don’t miss the sun until it rains (cats and dogs… but when will it rain cookies?). 🍪 We don’t think about our (crazy) friends until we feel lonely. 👭 We don’t appreciate … Continue reading

October 28, 2016 · 8 Comments

11 things that make me smile :)

Daily Prompt: Realize If you’re reading this right now, smile. 😃  There we go.  Now we can continue. No matter how terrible your day has gone, just realize there is always someone whose … Continue reading

October 7, 2016 · 14 Comments

Things I appreciate more after traveling

Here are a few things I always appreciate more after I return from a trip, vacation, or living somewhere away from home.  Let me know if you can relate or if … Continue reading

August 29, 2016 · 8 Comments

Life’s luxuries

Money cannot buy life’s two greatest luxuries: health and happiness. (But it can buy mangoes. 😉)

August 9, 2016 · 15 Comments

What really matters

This isn’t a piece of advice that was given to me specifically, but was provided on the Internet for the general population.  The message stated: don’t get too caught up … Continue reading

July 13, 2016 · 5 Comments

A never-ending battery

First grade was when our innocent, beaming eyes met. From that moment we confessed to each other every secret, not a single regret.   We watched each other grow into witty, warmhearted souls. For … Continue reading

July 5, 2016 · 4 Comments


I am grateful for: having family to spend their time with me. having friends to keep me company. having the energy to do things I love. having a home to … Continue reading

June 26, 2016 · 5 Comments


Imagine you had one day. Nothing to get in your way. To do what your heart desires. Not a duty that was required.   Imagine you were free to travel. Let every … Continue reading

June 18, 2016 · 8 Comments