Be Grateful ~ Find Happiness

A picture quote to make your day a little brighter.

There is no greatness where simplicity, goodness and truth are absent.

Inspired by a quote from the book “War and Peace” comes a self reflection about what I crave in life and how to achieve simplicity, goodness and truth if you just look.

“A room without books is like a body without a soul.”

“A room without books is like a body without a soul.” ― Cicero This is one of my favorite quotes of all times. Even when I was young I’d read all the time. That hasn’t changed. The only thing that has changed is the fact that I need to figure out how to make time to […]

Alice Herz-Sommer – The Lady in Number 6

A Story about Survival, Love, Passion and Music I hope you have tissues ready. I really do. I found this video a while back and have been watching it repeatedly for the last week. Growing up in Germany, you learn about the war, the concentrations camps, you read books, you discuss, you learn, you visit […]

Inspire, Create & Achieve

Yesterday I posted a status on my Twitter feed which said:  Be motivated to be the best everyday, not just on days it suits you. Inspire, create and achieve. I realized this was a great blog title! So why the status you wonder? Well, many times (and I am known to do this myself on […]