Cultivating A Gracious Demeanor

Happy Monday, everyone. One of my goals for 2015 is to begin cultivating a more gracious demeanor. I am not talking about putting pretences or  not allowing my natural personality to shine in social situations. Rather, I am interested in being more  mindful and aware of the art of making people feel relaxed, and valued in my presence. Other than remembering the basics of saying … Continue reading Cultivating A Gracious Demeanor

A Weekend Of Simple Pleasures

“Sometimes, the simple things are more fun and meaningful than all the banquets in the world …” ― E.A. Bucchianeri, Brushstrokes of a Gadfly Welcome to the weekend! I hope you are ready to relax and enjoy some time just for yourself and the people and things that are important in your life. For many years I did not know how to relax. I wanted to relax, … Continue reading A Weekend Of Simple Pleasures