Motivation & Wisdom

“No such thing as Away”

The theme for November is the 5 Rs of zero waste (sustainability). The focus for this week will be REDUCE. I felt this statement by Greenpeace Executive Director/Founder of Story of Stuff - Annie Leonard - was fitting for the week. Stay tuned for tips/suggestions associated with Reduce!

Food Waste, Motivation & Wisdom

Food Waste Reduction Motivation

Today's Monday Motivation is a reminder on how not to waste food. The image was part of World War I propaganda (created in 1917) to remind United States residents to not waste food. Ironically, every action is applicable today. Which action(s) do you intend on performing this week?

Food Waste, Motivation & Wisdom

Food Waste Like A Dropped Bag

October’s motivational quotes will focus on encouraging you to reduce food waste. Today’s quote is by Dana Gunners and was retrieved from International Management Institute website. What are your thoughts on this quote?

Motivation & Wisdom, Random Thoughts

Tougher than you think

What a busy and honestly semi-stressful past couple of days I've experienced. My kiddos started remote learning, my campus started online tutoring (I oversee), and normal personal matters. Don't know about you but the above words are something that I consistently need to be reminded. We are definitely stronger (all realms) stronger than what we… Continue reading Tougher than you think

Life, Motivation & Wisdom

Knowing Encourages Actions

Today’s motivational quote is just a reminder of why we continue or start performing sustainable and environmental actions.

Motivation & Wisdom

Taking the first of many steps

Is it just me or do all the days just blur together? I mean seriously how is it already September? Last week I submitted my request for the NY state tax certificate, which will allow me to retail items. The request got approved just now have to wait for it to be mailed to me.… Continue reading Taking the first of many steps

Life, Motivation & Wisdom

Focus on Today

Well well it is the last day of August which means the end of my birth month and last Winnie The Pooh motivational quote. Kinda fitting given our society’s current situation - pandemic+racism at a high+various environmental concerns. Now more than ever I believe in taking everything one day at a time. I am still… Continue reading Focus on Today

Motivation & Wisdom

I’m officially 45

So I've officially begun my 45th life chapter (as of yesterday). It is mind-blowing yet thrilling to know how many chapters I've completed in my life. I recognize that I've accomplished quite a bit so far...BUT I also know that I have more to do. Today's motivational quote comes from Winnie The Pooh's dear friend… Continue reading I’m officially 45

Motivation & Wisdom

Underestimate Doing Nothing

It's my birth month so all motivational quotes for the month come from my favorite bear - Winnie the Pooh. It is hard to believe that this is my last week of my 44th life chapter. Man this chapter has been an experience - I slowly recovered from the loss of my grandmother to then… Continue reading Underestimate Doing Nothing

Motivation & Wisdom

Watch Where You are Going

Today's quote comes from my favorite bear - Winnie The Pooh. I personally consider this quote more wisdom focused versus motivational. Pooh is just reminding us to be mindful about the path's we take. For example, today we walked to my youngest's new school. I knew how to get to the school, but today I… Continue reading Watch Where You are Going