Motivation & Wisdom

Ocean Motivation

Today is World Ocean's Day (June 8) so I want to provide you a little motivation aligned with that vast beauty of water. You can either see yourself as a wave in the ocean or you can see yourself as the ocean. - Oprah Winfrey Such powerful words that makes one question their control -… Continue reading Ocean Motivation

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Monday Motivation: RISE

I woke up this morning with the powerful words of Maya Angelou on my mind and heart.  Particularly the wisdom shared in her poem, Still I Rise, within the 1st and 6th stanza. (Note the featured image was downloaded from a google search that linked to Pinterest) Stanza 1 You may write me down in history With your bitter,… Continue reading Monday Motivation: RISE

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It’s okay to make an error

Today’s quote was seen on Mantra Magazine a few days ago. Many are scared of making mistakes for don’t want to look like a failure. But I have learnt that those failures/errors provide some of the best lessons. What are you wanting to try but haven’t?

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Storms Don’t Last Forver

Today's motivational quote is by Iyanla Vanzant and provides wisdom on the storms in our life. My family has experienced quite a few storms in the past year+: death of both maternal grandparents, dealing with COVID19, and health concerns. The thing that encourages me to push through is remembering that "storms don't last forever". (In… Continue reading Storms Don’t Last Forver

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Appreciate The Littlest Things

It’s #motivationmonday and I wanted to share the wise words of my favorite bear - Winnie The Pooh.Self Isolation/quarantine has allowed me to pay close attention to how important some items/actions are for me and my family. It is interesting how when you are without something or even someone you realize it’s worth. I can… Continue reading Appreciate The Littlest Things

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Wake Up Humankind words by Berta Isabel Cáceres Flores

Today’s the last motivation Monday quote in honor of Women’s History month. The inspirational words are by Berta Isabel Cáceres Flores an environmental activist and the founder of the Council of Popular and Indigenous Organizations of Honduras. She focused on stopping environmental destruction.

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Winona LaDuke: Society based on Honoring The Earth

March is Women's History Month so Monday Motivation posts will be inspiring quotes by women environmentalists. Today's quote is by Winona LaDuke. I can only hope that our society transforms to be more earth-focused.

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Wangari Maathai: Do for future generations

It is Women’s History Month so the motivation Monday quotes will come from female environmentalists. One of my reasons for pursuing a low waste and plastic-free lifestyle is so my daughters have an Earth to call home. Maathai's words inspire me to keep taking action.

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Monday Motivation: Kari Fulton’s definition of an environmentalist

Today’s #mondaymotivation comes from Kari Fulton, an environmental justice organizer. Kari is a Policy Fellow with Climate Justice Alliance and founder of Check The Weather.