Doug Petersen

Doug Petersen Interview One of the great things about publishing a site full of positive thinking ideas is that you get to meet all kinds of great positive thinking people. Doug Petersen is a great example of a positive thinking thought leader. On his website DouglasNPetersen.com, his motto is “Inspire! Making A Difference By Inspiring Others”. A career aviator and … Read More

Cure For The Busy Disease

Once upon a time, life was simple. You ate, you slept, you enjoyed your day. There was plenty of time to get done the things you needed to get done in order to have a wonderful day and feel good. Very little stress, lots of time for feeling free and absolutely no symptoms of the busy disease in your life. … Read More

Most Positive Blogger

The Internet’s Most Positive Blogger – I like this title, so I thought I would write an explanation of how I came to be called the most positive blogger on the internet. One of the things I did after leaving teaching was work at a newspaper selling advertising. It was interesting work but kind of hit or miss in keeping … Read More

Making A Different Choice

Sometimes we get ourselves stuck in the idea that once we make a choice we need to live with that choice forever. That for some reason we can’t go about making a different choice. That’s just not true. Of course, each choice we make has consequences, some intended, some not. And some consequences are fabulous, and some, well, not so … Read More

Expecting Something Good To Happen

The world we travel through every day is filled with the results of our expectations. Nothing makes more sense then, than to expect the best. Expecting is seeing and when we see with our physical eyes what we have been dreaming about, that just gives us more proof of the power of our thoughts. Its our life, why not expect … Read More

Taking Advantage of Opportunities

Sometimes we do need to explore a bit before find our opportunities. Sometimes they are sitting by the side of the road as we are taking our evening walk. And sometimes they fall out of the sky right into our laps while we are watching TV. But taking advantage of them depends on us. And our willingness to see them … Read More

Permission to Succeed

Who needs to live their life paralyzed from taking action because they have a fear of success? The short answer is – nobody. True enough, our lives do have ups and down, failures and successes, but there is no reason to fear either of those outcomes. Self-sabotage, fear of success, whatever name we call it prevents us from enjoying the … Read More

Wonderful World

One of my favorite songs done with a voice over of Wonderful World from David Attenborough. it is this kind of video that makes me like Youtube and the wealth of beauty and delight that can be shared online.

Peaceful Change Dahlia

Sometimes the most appropriate words are no words at all. This beautiful photo of a dahlia representing peaceful change was made by our friend Daniel Marshall and is presented here with permission.   Thank you Daniel for sharing your heart of an artist.     

Alan Allen Allan BBC Talking Animal Video

Sometimes things just strike us as funny – like a talking animal video. The pairing of the voices along with these truly excellent videos of wild animals are funny in their juxtaposition. Silly voices and words that are related to our everyday situations and politely done video footage of animals in the wild. Truly words don’t do it justice, so … Read More