May 30

Be You. Find You. Be Happy with that!

“The more you know who you are, and what you want, the less you let things upset you.” Last weekend I had a wonderful day with one of my best friends. We do this quite regularly. Such a day always gives me a lot of energy. We had a wonderful lunch, enjoyed the moment, and […]

May 12

Don’t Worry, Be Happy!

“Worrying won’t stop the bad stuff from happening, it just stops you from enjoying the good” It seems like it’s pretty easy when you read this quote, but … I am struggling with it quite regularly. ;-)  So… let’s make it simple.  ‘Don’t Worry and Be Happy!’  Worry is a total waste of time. It […]

April 20

Happy Little Things

“The little things in life create the biggest smiles. Be Happy! Not because everything is good, but because you can see the good side of everything. You can be as happy as you allow yourself to be” I do believe it’s the little things in life that make us happy. Small gestures and simple pleasures […]

April 01

Bring Your Own Sunshine!

Wherever you go, whatever you do, no matter what the weather does, always bring your own sunshine! :-) A couple of days ago I read the following tweet ‘I don’t get tired by the weather but I get tired by all the people that are complaining about the weather’. It made me smile. Yes, it’s […]

March 17

How to Simplify Life!

“Nobody is going to Simplify Your life for you. You’ve got to Simplify things Yourself” Last week I read an article in the Dutch magazine ‘Happinez’ about ‘the Richness of Simplicity’.  I immediately recognized a lot of things. What I liked most was that a solution is in fact quite simple. In the end we have […]

March 09

Keep Calm, Listen to Music!

“Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and life to everything” – Plato What a week! ;-) I am happy that it’s weekend now. The last days I felt jumpy and I promised myself to relax more, as there is more to life than increasing its speed. […]

February 24

A Dose of Optimism!

“It’s not What You Look At that Matters, it’s What You See.” ~ Henry David Thoreau As long as I can remember – even when I was a kid – I wanted to Look at the sunny side. Make people happy. Make them smile. On the other hand I did not want to see the […]

February 17

Spring is in the Air

This morning when I woke up I felt very happy!!! I try to find happiness in the Simplest of Things all the time but this time it was very easy :) I heard the birds chirping. The sun was and is still shining. I can feel an energy in the air… YES… although it’s only […]

February 16

The best make up is Your Smile!

“The best make up is your smile. There is no beauty like the one that comes from inside of you” “Beauty is not about mere appearances. True beauty comes from the inside. The more you show who you are, the more beautiful you will be” Although this is absolutely true I wanted to share a […]

February 02

Happy Wise Words!

Sometimes you just need a little reminder to ignore the noise, keep being you and have faith that things will work out. And it definitely will work out :-) Yesterday I read about the ‘5 W’s of LIFE‘. I enjoyed it and re-read it several times. So since then these are my new rules to live […]