Now let me think…what do I want my new normal to be like?
Remember the good old days??? Life rolled on and was what we fondly called normal. 2020 has thrown normality on it’s head and tossed us around like waves on jaggered rocks. In the rush to get back to normal we have an amazing opportunity to use this transition time to consider how we actually want our future normal to look. Continue reading
Posted in Self
Tagged 2020, adaptability, beliefs, core values, grateful, gratitude, normal, normality, resilience, simplified, values
At least we have each other!
and we have love!
For those of you who dont know, this little happy as a pig blog comes to you from Australia. Continue reading
Posted in Gratefulness
Tagged animal lovers, Australia, bushfires, compassion, empathy, family, fire, fires, friends, grateful, gratefulness, humour, kindness, love, mountain, North East Victoria
I stay happy as a pig in mud by being kind to my little buddies.
Want to be happier?……….. four top tips to improve your happiness……………..
In all of my years of researching and learning about happiness, I have come to four top tips to practice on a daily basis that can really shift and improve your happiness levels. Continue reading
Posted in Forgiveness, Gratefulness, Relationships, Self
Tagged forgive, forgivness, grateful, gratefulness, happiness, happy, helpful, helpfulness, kindness, random acts of kindness
I’m grateful that I have the cutest animal hands in the world!
Are you a little guilty of being ungrateful or complaining a bit? Continue reading
Please can I have more?
It goes without saying that we all want to lead a happier life.What are you actively doing to achieve this? What do you want more of in your life to bring you greater joy? Continue reading
Caterpillars always plan for change and look at the awesome results……
Have you ever noticed that as soon as you decide to go on a diet that naughty food appears? You are offered cake, invited to out to dinners, your favorite chocolate is on special or you instantly start craving delicious comfort foods? Continue reading
I’m so grateful that I cant stop smiling!
It is very hard to be cranky when you are being grateful.
I know some days looking for things to be grateful about is harder than others but as long as you are alive, there are always many things to be grateful for. Continue reading
I choose to be happy every single day!
Well where have the past 6 months gone? I have no idea…..but I am back……….
Isn’t the remote control an amazing invention?? There is nothing better than switching channels when shows are boring or changing from a drama to a comedy when you need a lift. We can even rewind or fast forward a movie……..this got me to thinking how great it would be to have a “life” remote control. When life is getting tough we could switch to happier times or when we muck up we could rewind to fix our faux pas………..Well guess what in a way we can! Continue reading
You can always be kind!
Every now and then there is a feel good news story that makes you want to be a better person, and a recent random act of kindness story did just that for me. Continue reading
I am a happy little pig!
Where do you sit on the happiness scale…..if totally miserable is 1 and deliriously happy is 10…where do you fit in? Do you say that you wish you were happier but do little to improve your situation? Do you make up excuses for your lack of happiness? Do any of these statements come out of your mouth form time to time? “I’ll be happier when: I get a different job, when I have more money, when I meet that someone special, when I get a new car, when I have more time, when I lose weight etc. etc.” Do you want to know a secret? Continue reading