Dr. Angi’s 6th Law of Self-Empowerment Life is an adventure patiently waiting for us to experience and savor it with zest! ~ Dr. Angi Life is meant to be experienced with enthusiasm and passion, no matter what our circumstances may be. Of course life has its ups and downs like a roller coaster ride in … More Life is an Adventure
How many ways can we stay on top of our creativity game? It is countless. There are oodles and oodles of methods and approaches. Here is my quick list of ways that kick-off and initiate my creative energy: I doodle and scribble. I slow down, breathe, and/or meditate. I step back and observe. I look … More 50 Ways to Incite and Encourage Creativity
I spent much of Saturday enjoying the outdoors and connecting with nature. As I looked up into the trees, I examined the details as I made sketches in #2 and watercolor pencils. I used my favorite sketch for today’s image. I loved the color of the sky as it contrasted beautifully with the pine and … More Connecting with nature.
I am going to take some time this weekend to unplug myself and basically step away from anything electronic. I need a break from my computer, my smart phone, the e-mails, social media, yahoo news, Netflix and television. I am going to immerse myself in the outdoors for at least 4 hours and commune with … More Unplug.
The moment I withheld judgment over my creative endeavors, the more I did and the better I got. If you feel you cannot dance, draw, sing, act, sew, cook, ice skate, play a musical instrument or a sport, and the like… DO IT ANYWAY. Do those things you enjoy doing, even if you feel you … More Do it anyway.
Let me start off this article by recognizing that many communities in the United States have started school this week; and, others are getting ready to start school in the weeks to come. As an anti-bullying expert and educator, I want to encourage each of you to inspire the children, adolescents and teenagers in your … More Let kindness rule.
Decisions, decisions, decisions! Too often in the past, when I made a decision, I did not take into consideration the investment of my time or space that a yes would entail; even though, I knew the value of saying no to others was saying, “yes!” to me. The challenge was that many of the decisions … More Yes, or no?
I have found it takes as much time and effort to see the positive aspects in my life as it does the negative; but, acknowledging the good things feels so much better. I find it absolutely gratifying when I can look at a situation and see the benefits of it. Oh, sure, we all could … More What are you noticing?
What do you do when you have an unexpected wait, like for an appointment? Well, yesterday I had an unexpected wait; however, it was not for an appointment. I got to go to the airport, which is about 30 miles away from home, to pick up my husband, Rick, who went to visit extended family … More Doodle while you wait.
I feel so grateful right now. As I look upon my life, I see that I am enormously blessed. I refuse to take anything or anyone for granted. I value my health and appreciate my mobility. All my physical needs are being met like food, water, clothing, and shelter. I have a wonderful family, good … More Gratitude