Notes To My Younger Self:

 

Notes to My Younger Self:  “Progress is impossible without change and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.”~George Bernard Shaw E.L. Chappel author of Spirit Dance/Storm Makers/Coming very soon: The Surge When all else doesn’t measure up, know gratitude changes…

Notes To My Younger Self:

 

You will know when you have forgiven someone when you need nothing from them.  E.L. Chappel author of Spirit Dance/Storm Makers/Coming very soon: The Surge No apology. No further explanation. No change in behavior. No vindication. No retribution. No resolution.  Then, you…

Notes To My Younger Self:

 

Notes To My Younger Self: Remove the “if only” from your vocabulary and replace these words with “I did the best I could at the time. I made the right decision for that moment based on what I knew.”~paraphrased from Naranon SESH…

Notes To My Younger Self:

 

“Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.”~Dennis Waitley E.L. Chappel author of Spirit Dance/Storm Makers/Coming very soon: The Surge “If you don’t like something, change…

Notes To My Younger Self:

 

You will struggle in relationships with people who make commitments and then don’t follow through. Understand that you were raised with the belief that when you say you’re going to do something, you do it, no matter what. Even if challenges come…

Notes to My Younger Self:

 

Notes To My Younger Self: The most exhilarating and energizing experiences start from being inspired. The most deflating and draining experiences continue from remaining in fear, habit and obligation. E.L. Chappel author of Spirit Dance/Storm Makers/Coming very soon: The Surge Have the…

Notes To My Younger Self:

 

Notes To My Younger Self: Definition of love: “an intense feeling of deep affection and compassion.”~Oxford Languages Definition of obsession: “an idea or thought that continually preoccupies or intrudes on a person’s mind.”~Oxford Languages Definition of addiction: “a physical dependence on something…

Notes To My Younger Self:

 

Notes To My Younger Self:  Your purpose is why you are here. It’s what you’re meant to accomplish. What you’re meant to experience. What you’re meant to learn—Your passion. Your purpose is not your goals; although goals can support your purpose. It’s…

Notes To My Younger Self:

 

“Have patience with all things, but first of all with yourself.”~St. Francis de Sales E.L. Chappel author of Spirit Dance/Storm Makers/Coming very soon: The Surge Allow yourself to feel uninspired. Don’t try to hide when you don’t understand and feel discouraged. These…

Notes To My Younger Self:

 

“Words have such great power to bless or to wound. If you speak carelessly or negatively, you will damage others as well as yourself. Though the world applauds quick-witted retorts, be quick to listen and slow to speak.”~Paraphrased from Poverbs 12:18; James…