Tag Archives: moments

Perspective

People talk about “seeing the big picture” How important is that ? I think that’s worthwhile. But its also important I see the little pictures that make up the big picture. You may have lost the big picture. because you … Continue reading

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Defining Gratitude

Gratitude is the child of attention. When we stop to take in what’s before us, a single moment becomes suddenly divisible into thousands. As theologian and mental health nurse John Swinton writes, there is fast time and there is slow … Continue reading

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Confidence

“I feel most confident when I’m really in the zone with someone,” she says. “If you can reach that magical moment where you just see each other, it’s the ultimate feeling of connection. Positively Purging–I welcome your feedbacks in the … Continue reading

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Giving Each Child One-On-One Time

There’s no substitute for one-on-one time. Positive, focused attention helps build and maintain an emotional connection. If you can swing 10 to 15 minutes every day, great. Schedule it whenever possible. To make the most of this time, do whatever … Continue reading

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A Time for Everything

While flying recently, I watched a mother and her children a few rows ahead of me. While the toddler played contentedly, the mother gazed into the eyes of her newborn, smiling at him and stroking his cheek. He stared back … Continue reading

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