joysetting

The Last List of “Habits of Successful People” You Will Ever Need

Aside from the element of luck, which tends to be overlooked by many that are far too full of themselves, there is strong evidence that cultivating certain habits can, at a minimum, increase the opportunity for “luck” and subsequent well-being. First and foremost is the need to switch to the term “well-being” instead of “success.” …

The Last List of “Habits of Successful People” You Will Ever Need Read More »

smiley, emoticon, anger-2979107.jpg

HAPPINESS IS OVERRATED…

…Unhappiness is a choice. I can be MAD, furious, irate, fuming, agitated, exasperated, livid, incensed… I can be SAD, sorrowful, downcast, despondent, heartbroken, melancholy, mournful, pessimistic (usually more cynical than pessimistic), out of sorts… But I will not be Unhappy. Unhappiness is a choice. Unhappy is listed as a synonym for sad. I beg to …

HAPPINESS IS OVERRATED… Read More »

The Journey Forward: Gratitude

An Occasional Newsletter Greeting Joysetters, The reflection of the week was, of course, gratitude, given that it was Thanksgiving this week. Happy Belated Thanksgiving, by the way. I hope you and yours had a great day full of joy, connection, reflection, and, yes, gratitude. As I reflected on all that I was grateful for, I …

The Journey Forward: Gratitude Read More »

The Journey Forward: SIMPLIFY

An Occasional Newsletter Greetings Joysetters, I am drafting this edition of The Journey Forward four days after publishing the last in hopes of meeting my goal of every other week. I feel that I should simplify the layout a bit for a few reasons. First, So that I can meet that goal, and second because …

The Journey Forward: SIMPLIFY Read More »

sport, jump, long jump-862277.jpg

ARE YOU DOING YOUR BEST?

Yes, it is a trick question. How do you define Best? Here is the online definition. The adjective and noun versions sound like they were written by Bill & Ted in a most excellent way. ๐Ÿ™‚ On one hand; You Are Always Doing Your Best You are doing your best with the energy you can …

ARE YOU DOING YOUR BEST? Read More »