Joy’s Blog

Free

I am…free to think wonderful/positive thoughts. I am…in control of my own mind. Quotes on free: •Our task must be to free ourselves by widening our circle of compassion to…
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Assurance

With confidence I gave assurance that my work will be done on time. Quotes on assurance: •“Perhaps nature is our best assurance of immortality.” – Eleanor Roosevelt •”There can be…
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Dedication

I am…dedicated to doing my best work. Quotes on dedication: •“I know the price of success: dedication, hard work, and an unremitting devotion to the things you want to see…
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United Nations Public Service Day

The UN Public Service Day intends to celebrate the value and virtue of public service to the community; highlight the contribution of public service in the development process; recognize the…
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Today is Take Your Dog to Work Day

First celebrated in 1999, Pet Sitters International’s Take Your Dog To Work Day® (TYDTWDay®) was created to celebrate the great companions dogs make and to encourage their adoption from humane…
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Obvious

I move beyond the obvious. A step to greater success is when I can see beyond what is obvious and receive inspired ideas. Quotes on obvious: •“No question is so difficult…
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Today is Summer Solstice

I am going to celebrate the Solstice with a group of friends. We will be dancing and drumming. This is a wonderful time to reconnect with the people you love…
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Paradox

A seemingly contradictory statement that may nonetheless be true: the paradox that standing is more tiring than walking. I was told this weekend that I experienced a paradox. I am…
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Discernment

Discernment is the ability to tell truth from fiction, to know when we have lost our center and how to find it again. I used discernment when picking the best…
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Today is Father’s Day in U.S.A.

Did you know? The first Father’s Day celebration was founded in 1910 by Sonora Smart Dodd in Spokane, WA. Father’s Day in the United States is on the third Sunday…
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Today is Veggie Day

I am…eating my veggies. I enjoy going to local farmer’s markets to find fresh fruit, veggies and flowers. Quotes on veggie: •”Adopting a new healthier lifestyle can involve changing diet…
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Today is Smile Power Day

I am…smiling. Smile Power Day is today. Feel the power. Give everyone you see a big, friendly, “I like you” smile. You never know, you’re warm smile just might turn…
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Today is Flag Day in U.S.A.

I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for…
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Innovation

I am grateful for gifts of originality. I support others with innovative ideas and together we accomplish more. Quotes on Innovation: •”Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” – Steve…
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Emerge

I find energizing ideas emerging for my work. I am…grateful. Quotes on emerge: •“Out of intense complexities intense simplicities emerge.” – Winston Churchill •”As long as habit and routine dictate…
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Awe

I am reading an awe inspiring book. Quotes on awe: •”When men lack a sense of awe, there will be disaster.”- Lao Tzu •”If you can’t be in awe of…
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Today is Iced Tea Day

Not only is Iced Tea refreshing on a hot summer’s day, it’s also got some great health benefits and there are lots of different flavors to enjoy. Iced Tea Day…
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Satisfaction

My greatest satisfaction is in serving others. Quotes on satisfaction: •“Whatever satisfies the soul is truth.” – Walt Whitman •“My satisfaction comes from my commitment to advancing a better world.”…
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Today is Worlds Oceans Day

Ocean Day is a yearly event to celebrate and honor the bodies of water that join us all. The oceans generate most of the oxygen we breathe, they regulate our…
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Ethics

Ethics and Ethical I am being ethical by following an honorable course of action. Quotes on Ethics: “A man without ethics is a wild beast loosed upon this world.” –…
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