Category Archives: Holidays

I Resolve To Make 2017 A Happy New Year!

Happy 2017! My theme for 2017 isn’t just Carpe Diem (Seize the Day) but Carpe Annum (Seize the Year)! Rather than pick impossible goals to accomplish, try these new habits to practice. Resolutions like this make you a happier person. … Continue reading

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Make Gratitude A Habit for This Thanksgiving and All Year Long!

Looking for Happiness? Of course you are! We all are. What is the key to finding it? Could it be gratitude? It is amazing we have a holiday that is set aside to be thankful for the abundance in our … Continue reading

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Give The Best Gift This Holiday Season… Unconditional Love

“And the Grinch, with his Grinch-feet ice cold in the snow, stood puzzling and puzzling, how could it be so? It came without ribbons. It came without tags. It came without packages, boxes or bags. And he puzzled and puzzled … Continue reading

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11 Quotes And A Poem To Inspire You On Mother’s Day!

I hope you’ll enjoy a Mother’s Day post from a few years ago! Enjoy your day!! In honor of Mother’s Day, my kindle books, HOW TO BE A ZEN MAMA and THE ZEN MAMA’S BOOK OF QUOTES are $.99 all … Continue reading

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I Vow To Eat Stinky Cheese (And More) in 2015!

I love taking New Year’s Eve as a time to reflect upon the past year and look forward to the future! This year is no different. In 2010 – I challenged myself to leave my Comfort Zone and try new … Continue reading

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7 Ways To Practice Gratitude This Thanksgiving and All Year Long!

Message to my all Zen Mama Readers: My three Kindle books will be free on Thanksgiving and Black Friday. Click here on 11/27 – 28 for free Kindle books. Now on to the post! Looking for Happiness? Of course you … Continue reading

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17 Fathers Quotes To Inspire Great Dads

“A father is neither an anchor to hold us back, nor a sail to take us there, but a guiding light whose love shows us the way.” ~Unknown I’ve always known that having a good father is important. However more … Continue reading

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When You Thought I Wasn’t Looking… I Was!

“In teaching (and mothering) you cannot see the fruit of a day’s work. It is invisible and remains so, maybe for twenty years.” ~ Jacques Barzun I am so lucky to have the mother I do as an example of … Continue reading

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An Attitude of Gratitude Can Change Your Life – 21 Quotes to Inspire You!

Gratitude is much more than being thankful. Thankfulness is an expression of happiness. Being thankful is telling someone you appreciate what they have done. Being thankful is being glad it didn’t rain on picnic day. Being thankful is happiness from … Continue reading

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6 Ways To Make People Feel Good On Valentine’s Day

“Let us always meet each other with a smile, for the smile is the beginning of love.” ~Mother Teresa I was watching CBS Sunday Morning when I saw a segment on a mailman who works on the campus of Penn … Continue reading

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