The Wall

I was just watching a show and they said something really simple but really profound: “We have to live life the fullest, even if it means getting hurt.” This is something I’m not just not good at it, I’m awful at it. Like a lot of people, the idea of getting hurt absolutely terrifies me. … More The Wall

Forgiveness

“If you let go a little, you will have a little peace. If you let go a lot, you will have a lot of peace.” -Ajahn Chah Here’s a confession: forgiveness has always been a hard thing for me. I tend to not only not be able to forgive, but it’s also hard for me … More Forgiveness

Doing Just Fine

Make sure you’re having fun and don’t worry about the mistakes you make. At 40, you’ll look back at your life and have a few regrets, it’s inevitable, but you’ll realize it just doesn’t matter. As long as you care and love the people around you, you’ll be doing just fine – A Very Wise … More Doing Just Fine

Suffering Less

After having a bit of a roller coaster week, I looked to my favorite website, Tiny Buddha, for some guidance, and I found this… 7 Ways to Suffer Less I’ve read countless things on the site before…many of which have struck me in ways beyond description. But you know when you’re feeling all of these … More Suffering Less

Letting Go

In the end, only three things matter: how much you loved, how gently you lived, and how gracefully you let go of things not meant for you. -Buddhist Saying I read this quote today (via I Am That Girl of course) and I loved it, but it also got me thinking. I think the “how … More Letting Go