We either make ourselves miserable or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same. Carlos Castaneda quote Monday Mantra 141 via LaWhimsy
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Monday Mantra 141 – We either make ourselves miserable or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same.

"We either make ourselves miserable or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same." ~ Carlos Castaneda If you really think about it, effort is effort, whether it is good or bad, positive or negative. It's simply a truth. Since this is the case, doesn't it make sense to put effort towards… Continue reading Monday Mantra 141 – We either make ourselves miserable or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same.

Winter a lingering season is a time to gather golden moments John Boswell quote Monday Mantra 140 via LaWhimsy
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Monday Mantra 140 – Winter a lingering season is a time to gather golden moments…

"Winter, a lingering season, is a time to gather golden moments, embark upon a sentimental journey and enjoy every idle hour."~ John Boswell This week marks the start of Winter (in the Western Hemisphere) with the Winter Solstice on the 21st. That said, Winter has already made it's self known in the ice of the air,… Continue reading Monday Mantra 140 – Winter a lingering season is a time to gather golden moments…

Winter is the time Edith Sitwell Winter Quote Monday Mantra 39 via LaWhimsy
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Monday Mantra 39 – Winter is the time for comfort…

"Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire: It is the time for home." ~ Edith Sitwell Winter has officially arrived here in the Northern Hemisphere, since it it the time of the Winter Solstice. Winter is a… Continue reading Monday Mantra 39 – Winter is the time for comfort…

Christmas Magic Norman Peale Quote Monday Mantra 38 via LaWhimsy
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Monday Mantra 38 – Christmas waves a magic wand over this world…

"Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful." ~ Norman Vincent Peale The sun may be growing more distant and the Earth more silent and cold in it's sleep, but there is magic still... "Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer… Continue reading Monday Mantra 38 – Christmas waves a magic wand over this world…

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Word Nerd : Brumous

"...and so another night gave way to a dark, brumous morning, where the mountains hid themselves amidst the low clouds and the stark outlines of the trees danced in the chill air." ~ Ella Friday marks the Winter Solstice and the turning of another season. I am ready for heavy, brumous nights and mornings, chill,… Continue reading Word Nerd : Brumous