Life Happens, Soul Serching

7 Questions to Bring Happiness Closer

  “Things turn out best for people who make the best out of the way things turn out.” —John Wooden Becoming Minimalist's 7 Questions to Bring Happiness Closer If happiness is only a result of the circumstances around me, it will never be fully realized. - Joshua Becker Best advice in this article. Isn't happiness what… Continue reading 7 Questions to Bring Happiness Closer

Tao Te Ching Journey

11th Verse – Tao Te Ching

Thirty spokes converge upon a single hub; it is on the hole in the center that the use of cart hinges. Shape clay into a vessel; it is the space within that makes it useful. Carve fine doors and windows, but the room is useful in its emptiness. The usefulness of what is depends on… Continue reading 11th Verse – Tao Te Ching

Writers Quote Wednesday

Writer’s Quote Wednesday – 1/14/15

(photo courtesy of someone's Facebook Page, I think, can't remember.) For Silver Threading Writer's Quote Wednesday, it seems like I am obsessed with quotes from Wayne Dyer. He is a great inspiration to me. The things he teaches from what he has learned himself just seem to make sense. I love this quote from him and the way it speaks… Continue reading Writer’s Quote Wednesday – 1/14/15

Tao Te Ching Journey

10th Verse – Tao Te Ching

Carrying body and soul and embracing the one, can you avoid separation? Can you let you body become as supple as a newborn child's? In the opening and shutting of heaven's gate, can you play the feminine part? Can you love your people and govern your domain without self-importance? Giving birth and nourishing; having, yet… Continue reading 10th Verse – Tao Te Ching

Inspired . . ., Soul Serching

Why ‘Minimalism’ Should Be Your 2015 Resolution

Why 'Minimalism' Should Be Your 2015 Resolution 2015 is the year we change. This article that Becoming Minimalist has featured really stood out to me as a true and good read. The steps that are provided are ones that I think would really help us live more simply, even if it is just cleaning out… Continue reading Why ‘Minimalism’ Should Be Your 2015 Resolution

Writers Quote Wednesday

Writer’s Quote Wednesday – 1/7/15

New year, new ideas for Silver Threading Writer's Quote Wednesday. I like to share quotes from Wayne Dyer as he was an inspiration to me for thinking differently thanks to my husband. He introduced me to his writing's when we dated and it was such a different way of looking at things but seemed so true, once… Continue reading Writer’s Quote Wednesday – 1/7/15

Tao Te Ching Journey

9th Verse – Tao Te Ching

To keep on filling is not as good as stopping. Overfilled, the cupped hands drip, better to stop pouring. Sharpen a blade too much and its edge will soon be lost. Fill your house with jade and gold and it brings insecurity. Puff yourself with honor and pride and not one can save you from… Continue reading 9th Verse – Tao Te Ching

Soul Serching

7 Tips to Help Keep Your Resolution to Declutter

Becoming Minimalist is a great blog that I stumbled upon about 6 months ago. I love reading the articles and getting the newsletter every two weeks. Joshua Becker has some great ideas and has guest authors to share theirs about simplifying your life, stuff, and thoughts. I thought since this is the beginning of a new… Continue reading 7 Tips to Help Keep Your Resolution to Declutter