The Electricity of Life

If the nervous system is the electricity that allows the body to function, enthusiasm is the electricity that allows creativity to function. Enthusiasm is an excitable positive energy that moves through the mind in the form of interest and ideas. Enthusiasm is a potential energy. It's stored and strengthened through the accumulation everyday effort. Set … Continue reading The Electricity of Life

The Four Noble Truths on the Path to Enjoyment

The thing I want most for my children when they grow up is to enjoy their life. But only they can make this happen. This is the first Noble Truth on the Path to Enjoyment: You alone are responsible for your enjoyment. The Four Noble Truths on the Path to Enjoyment are inspired by my love … Continue reading The Four Noble Truths on the Path to Enjoyment

Trash Day

The trash gets picked up Thursdays here. That means Wednesday night we make sure the bins on the back porch get emptied into the main dumpster at the edge of the parking lot. By we, I mean my husband. It's summer now, so if this job doesn't get done, the back porch (our home's main … Continue reading Trash Day