cheap ray ban sunglasses outlet cheap oakley outlet sale cheap Ray Ban sunglasses online cheap Ray Ban sunglasses outlet uk Cheap Ray Bans Outlet cheap ray bans sale cheap ray ban glasses Ray ban sunglasses for cheap cheap ray ban sunglasses cheap ray ban glasses outlet cheap ray ban glasses cheap oakley sunglasses outlet Wholesale oakley sunglasses cheap oakley sunglasses online occhiali da sole ray ban clubmaster oakley Italia ray ban italia occhiali da sole ray ban outlet
fake id california fake id online maker texas id best state for fake id fake id review illinois fake id fake id usa reddit fake id how to get a fake id how to get a fake id buy usa fake id buy fake id fake school id connecticut fake id cheap fake id best fake id fake id maker fake id god fake id website Fake id generator Fake id Fake id maker reddit fake id/ how to make fake id fake drivers license/ best fake id
smile

Moving Towards Happy

Creative Commons LicensePhoto credit: davidhorne

The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven.

— John Milton

When I got hired into my first “professional” job in Corporate America, I was ecstatic.  Although when I went back to college, I hadn’t even thought about where I would work after I graduated, I knew one thing – I’d be entitled to respect.

As I made my way through the “more advanced” accounting classes, a lot of it just seemed arbitrary and boring.  As I got to work with “real accountants” I also saw how different our views of the world were.  So, with a nudge from my marketing professor, I dropped my accounting major and leapt – into Continue reading » Moving Towards Happy

I pushed a button

Who’s Pushing Your Buttons?

Creative Commons LicensePhoto credit: rtgregory
If someone or something pushes your buttons – what happens next?

Between stimulus and response there is a space.
In that space is our power to choose our response.
In our response lies our growth and our freedom.

— Viktor E. Frankl

Some folks, especially those closest to us, know exactly what they can do to get us to react – they know just which buttons will push us over the edge.  In situations like that, do you often snap?  If so, your Continue reading » Who’s Pushing Your Buttons?

Who Am I Kayla

Grace on the Journey

Creative Commons LicensePhoto credit: ϟnapshot 19

Love is supreme and unconditional; like is nice but limited.

— Duke Ellington

I’m having an identity crisis.  It seems that I’m a bit old for that.  Aren’t identity crises for teenagers?  Well, whomever they’re for, I’m in one now.

In order for you to understand the depth of my angst, I have to tell you a little bit about the former me.  (I’d call it the “old” me, but that’s just a little too close to the truth.)

When I graduated from college, I went to work in Corporate America.  It was the time of Dress for Success by John T. Molloy and women were such a new phenomenon that there initially wasn’t a Continue reading » Grace on the Journey

Cup o’ Inspiration

cup with steam swirl

Take a short break and consider the following:

“A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.”

Phyllis Diller

Recommended Reading

Image of Spoon River Anthology - Literary Touchstone Classic
Image of The Way of Transition: Embracing Life's Most Difficult Moments
Image of Daydreams at Work: Wake Up Your Creative Powers
Image of Organizing from the Right Side of the Brain: A Creative Approach to Getting Organized