# Life lessons
She Was The Best Barn Kitty 🐈⬛ ❤️😢. March Farm Vlog
#farmvlog #homesteading #barnpets Spring is right around the corner and we are ready for it to get here! But we have some not so great news at the farm. We’ve had some tough losses as we head fur5he4 into our mini goat kidding season
How to practice meditation and mindfulness for happier lives
Author's personal experience with meditation in motion. Picture of the author during a 10-mile run on the American River Parkway, Sacramento, CALeilani Dunmoyer, my runner friend.
Are You Able to Forgive and Forget?
Forgive and forget. We’ve all heard it before, but what does it really mean?. Is there a difference between forgiving someone and forgetting what they did? Or are they one and the same?
Opinion: Using the present moment to overcome suffering
There is no better moment than this. It isn't because I enjoy typing these words. It isn't because writing is my way to express myself. There is no better moment than this because this is all I have. The present is all we have.
Hard learned lessons
I have so much to learn from life, and I will never pretend to be wise, but there are certain things I have learned the hard way, and I wish someone could have spared me the pain by teaching me about the situations ahead of time. I hope a few of the following thoughts might help you.
Opinion: People change, and bad things happen, yet life continues.
** This blog post is based on my opinion and thoughts... When we are little, it is easy to see things in black and white. You are either happy or sad; you have something or don't. You're either at the top of your game, in the middle of your game, or on your way down.
Keep Going and Never Give Up - Success Can be Around the Corner
If you follow your passion, work hard and stick to it, success is around the corner. I have a true, little-life story of how I first experienced that when I was only 15 in 1985.
Relationships Are Not About Keeping Score
After six months of dating my partner sat me down to have a conversation. Although it couldn’t have been easy, he decided to be completely transparent with me about his feelings in regards to how I had gotten a bit… lazy in our relationship.
Follow These Habits For a More Productive Day
Are You Tired of Feeling Unproductive? Try These Tricks Today!. Are you one of those people who feels like they could do more if only they had more time? If so, you're not alone. According to research, highly productive people are able to get a lot done in a short amount of time. Here are five things they do every day to be highly productive:
5 Reasons Why It’s Hard To Forgive
Anything that betrays your trust and love in a person is hard to get over. More so, because the person who probably did that to you was someone close to you. You allowed them to come close and they caught you off guard.
Stuck for Real
Have you noticed how some people feel stuck in their job while others are energized by theirs? Two people can be employed by the same company doing the same job, yet one person will love what they do, while the other can feel trapped and disillusioned. What is it that creates this difference? Could it be the job, or simply the way they view their work?
Majority Remain Together Following Cheating
The thought of cheating was completely baffling to me when I was younger. Stories would reach my ears of men and women that would stay with their unfaithful partners and I secretly considered them weak and pathetic. The very idea of staying with someone who cheated seemed so absolutely insane to me that I swore up and down that I would never end up in that situation.
Having your heart broken is an important tool to guide your future relationships
**This is a work of nonfiction based on actual events that I have experienced firsthand; used with permission. When we think about our romantic relationships — especially our past ones, we generally tend to focus on the colossal mistakes we think we made in the realm of love.
5 Reasons To Forgive Someone Who Has Wronged You
When you forgive others it becomes easier to forgive yourself. At some point in time, someone will wrong you. It might be big or it might be small. Whenever it happens, and I can almost guarantee that it will, you’ll have a choice to make. Will you choose to forgive them and move on with your life or will you hold that grudge and those ugly emotions?
10 Ways Giving to Others Benefits You
Did you know that giving to others can benefit them as well as you? Would you be more generous if you knew that it led to things like increased self-esteem or even physical benefits like a strengthened immune system?
5 Lessons Learned From Our Greatest Leaders
The only way to become a good leader is by doing. As you do, you’ll inevitably make mistakes, and in every mistake, there’s a lesson to be learned. You can also draw from the lessons that we’ve learned from the great leaders of our past. History is there to be learned from, so it makes perfect sense to look into the legacies of those we hold up as examples of excellent leadership. As you strive to become a better leader, you can reflect on the lessons learned from the leaders we revere.
Determined People Stop at Nothing
Success is achieved by ordinary people with extraordinary determination.” — Zig Ziglar. History is filled with individuals who embody the characteristic of determination. Their examples inspire us to keep going with whatever goal we’re pursuing.
“Opinion “ What we can learn from a dog
Have you ever watched your pet and thought he knew how to live life better than most people? That’s what I think when I watch my dog Bandit. Here are a few life lessons I think we could learn from him.
Who Needs to Think?
Do you have something in your life that causes you to be restless at times? Not in the way of a medical condition, but something or some circumstance in which you feel discontented. It may crop up as an unsettled, uneasy feeling that you should be doing something, but you allow it to pass. Yet it comes back again and again.
I was the 'other woman' and it totally changed my perception of marriage
**This is a work of nonfiction based on actual events that I have experienced firsthand; used with permission. Ittakes two. It’s give and take. It’s all about commitment. Those are a few of the slogans I’ve heard people use in regards to relationships and marriage.