Throughout the ages of time, people have sought to discover the meaning and purpose of life. A wealth of research in Positive Psychology suggests that happiness and meaning are, essential elements of well-being. Roy F. Baumeister, author of “Willpower” and “Meanings of Life,” noted, “Humans may resemble many other creatures in […]
Parable: The Woven Ficus Tree Early in our marriage we purchased a small ficus tree for our living room. Having never owned one before, we thought it was a pretty special little tree. In looking at the trunk, it was evident that this was actually not one, but three ficus trees, woven together […]
I love the wisdom of Brene Brown! She invites us to give ourselves permission to be vulnerable; permission to be human and then she gives us encouragement to rise strong! Life can throw tons of struggle at us! It’s nice to have Brene’s reminder that our struggles can truly be our greatest CALLs to COURAGE! Thanks, Brene!
If YOU’ve ever had a call to courage, through struggle, please feel free to share (in 1-3 sentences) the courage you gained through that struggle. You can share it on our PositivityLife Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/positivitylife.starr.
Whatever your religious beliefs, the holiday season is a special time for giving back! As Christians, we celebrate the life and birth of Jesus Christ, who spent His life serving and lifting others. Christmas is a special time for us to serve others. It’s our way of expressing gratitude; our way of giving […]
Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanza, New Years or any other winter holidays, this season is appreciated by many as “the most wonderful time of the year!” To help you keep it that way, it’s important to set the intention to minimize holiday stress and accentuate joy. Following are 10 positivity tools […]
Gratitude is something we talk a lot about during the month of November, however it doesn’t need to be Thanksgiving for us to give thanks. In fact, science is proving that we’re actually better off if we live in thanksgiving daily (no matter what month of the year it is). […]