Posts Tagged ‘Holiday Tips’

Winter Solstice Quotes: Holiday Gifts of Light, Love, and Transformation

Winter Solstice: Holiday Gifts of Light, Love and Transformation.   Many cultures have celebrations of light at Winter Solstice. In addition to the lights of Christmas, there is Hanukkah with its brightly colored menorahs and the lighting of Kwanzaa candles. In Pagan tradition, the holiday called Yule, takes place on the solstice, the shortest day […]

Best Holiday Gift: Peace, Joy and Vision at the Winter Solstice

Best Holiday Tip: The Gift of Winter Solstice 2011 Winter Solstice is one of my favorite holidays of the entire year. While I used to dread (a joy-buster) the darkness and cold of winter, I have now befriended the dark. I love to sit in the quiet, light a candle and enjoy the moment, as […]

Women of Spirit and Leadership: Your Resource Guide for Healing, Happiness and Empowerment

Announcing the release of the “Spirited Woman Directory”. Enjoy this amazing guide to all kinds of services offered by incredible women from around the country and the world. You will find me on page 103. I hope you enjoy it! Stay tuned for my posts on Winter Solstice and Tips for a JOYful Holiday Season. […]

Happy Mother’s Day: Celebrating With Gratitude, Love and Memories

Honoring and Remembering Our Mothers ** “A mother’s happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories.” ~Honor√© de Balzac As I write this, I am looking at a photo of my mother, Bertie, whose smile lit up the world. She brought a […]

Joy is the New Success: Keys to Health, Love, Creativity and Longevity

Joy is the new success in life and work! From my studies of the fields of positive psychology and the science of happiness, I have deepened my respect for the essential nature of¬† joy in our lives. It’s now proven that people who know how to activate inner joy are more successful in all areas […]

MONDAY MORNING MOTIVATION: IMAGINE AN INSPIRING 2011

A POST-HOLIDAY STRESS CURE: POETRY, IMAGINATION,¬†AND HOPE¬† First, a poem¬†written in 1513 that¬†still inspires! I salute you.¬† I am your friend, and my love for you goes deep.¬† There is nothing I can give you which you have not.¬† But there is much, very much, that, while I cannot give it, you can take.¬† No […]

WINTER SOLSTICE “RETREAT”: MUSIC, MEDITATION AND NATURE!

WINTER SOLSTICE MEDITATION: Nature, Music and the Promise of Spring >>>SUBSCRIBE NOW: Inspiration and Information for Women 50+<<<

MONDAY MORNING MOTIVATION: A BIG DREAM FOR LIFE SUCCESS IN 2011!

¬† ¬† ¬† Better than¬†New Year’s Resolutions…Dream Big For Life Success, Health¬†and Fulfillment in 2011! Start today.¬†¬† The link below will take you to a video that explodes the heart with inspiration–a video you have likely seen before. This time, however, as you watch the video, ask yourself the following questions.¬† As you approach the […]

STRESS-FREE HOLIDAYS:WINTER SOLSTICE TIPS

¬† “Good¬†Medicine”¬†for¬†Holiday Stress and DepressionI¬† wish you a joyful Winter Solstice Celebration–an antidote to holiday blahs! Tuesday, December 21st is the shortest day and the longest night of the year– a wonderful opportunity to reflect on the themes of this season and their relevance in your life.Winter Solstice is a time to celebrate a rebirth […]

HOLIDAY STRESS AND DEPRESSION: HOW TO MAINTAIN JOY THIS SEASON

Coping with Holiday Stress While the holidays can provide wonderful opportunities for family bonding, festive celebration, and expressing gratitude, they can also be a source of stress and depression. The holiday blues often creep up as a result of unrealistic expectations, financial hardship, commercialization, family issues, and overall exhaustion. What can we do to fend […]

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