I chose the cup of tea over the chocolate chip cookies. It was a hard choice to make at 9.p.m when I felt tired and hungry but the vision for my body quickly superseded my immediate hunger.
hen you LIVE THE CHRISTMAS SPIRIT – every day is a Christmas Day – filled with love, happiness and a sense of well-being. Imagine living from this space every single day of your life!
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions. Dalai Lama Last week, I met with two human resources professionals who teased about calling themselves ‘Happy Resources’ instead of ‘Human Resources”. They take on their role quite seriously in the organization but have consciously…
He lived with the regret of spending much of his hard earned money drinking and partying in his younger days. He felt that he should have been wiser and saved more money. One day, he threw the regret out of the window and re-framed the party going days as some of the best days of his life. He got pictures of his friends and wrote a letter to all of them to reconnect and laugh about the past. The rekindling of friendship has made him a happier person. He has given new value to his past.
Yesterday, I had the pleasure the privilege to meet with multiple award winner, Marie Claudine Mukamambana who lost her parents, sister, cousins, aunts, uncles, grandparents, loved ones, friends, classmates, and fellow countrymen during the Rwandan Genocide, when she was only a teenager. What touched me the most was that she has used this tragedy to find meaning in life and to give back to the orphans of Rwanda
“I had no childhood.” he told me. “I became a man without ever playing. I had to take care of the family as the eldest son.” It was a heart-breaking conversation listening to this older gentleman relate his life experiences to me. “How can…
“We got on the horses comfortably but I had to make sure she knew it was O.K. to say ‘stop’ or ask for what she wanted like water or to go at a slower pace. I was a little scared when my horse started galloping downhill but I did not want to exhibit that fear so I quietly asked the tour guide to put me down & I proposed to walk the tour! However, to walk the tour would take two hours. I gathered my courage and thought that if my niece is now facing her fear of horses, we could do it together.”