Peace and Pipedreams

Inspiration

I find inspiration in books, people, and events that help keep me positive and optimistic in my day to day life. Here, I review and share books and videos based on things like law of attraction, or spirituality. I will also spotlight a mover-and shaker with a positive message or project to promote.

Confidence and Conquering You

We’re our own biggest enemy sometimes. We tend to doubt, question and go harder on ourselves more than any other human being, and then have the nerve to wonder why our confidence levels take the brutal hit that they do. I am no different. You can tell me I’m an intelligent, inspiring, go-getter all you want, […] Read more…

Faith vs. Frustration

The new year is upon us and per usual; everything is well. I’m still working on my goals of bettering myself in all aspects of my life. I have a nice little flow going on for the most part. Even when my positivity cup runneth over most days, I still have moments where I’m trying […] Read more…

Life’s Greatest Pleasures…

Some of life’s greatest pleasures involve love and companionship. This love and companionship comes in many forms by way of people or things. My love and joy came in the form of a little dog named Misty that my dad and a family friend helped get for us when I was in 8th grade. This […] Read more…

Goals…How Many of Us Have Them?

As usual, I have been inspired to re-evaluate my long-term (and short-term) goals this week. Even things “I’d like to do” one day have been pushed to the fore-front as well. Perhaps, getting back on track has something to with it. Maybe it’s seeing my friends around me experience great things and opportunities that set […] Read more…

Power in Choices: Choose the Life You Want

Choose the Life You Want: 101 Ways to Create Your Own Road to Happiness is a book written by Tal Ben-Shahar. He is an entrepreneur, and lecturer in addition to writing best-selling books in positive psychology. Choose the Life You Want… emphasizes the notion that we have choices in every thing that we do . Our perceptions and the choices we […] Read more…

Reading is Fundamental

Picking out a nice piece of literature from the library to read

I enjoy reading. Relaxing with a good book is one of my favorite past-times. One of my fondest childhood memories goes back to when my mom would take us kids on trips to the local library. I was such an avid reader, I would often times struggle to carry all of my books to the checkout counter because […] Read more…