Happiness of Pursuit

Happiness of Pursuit

“It is not in the pursuit of happiness that we find fulfillment, it is in the happiness of pursuit.” -Denis Waitley Are you caught up in the pursuit of happiness?  Remember that the “happiness of pursuit” – the thrill of pursuing our passion – is where we find fulfillment! About Denis Waitley:  Author and speaker [...]

Quote of the Day – Charles R. Swindoll on Family

Autumn Activity

“Each day of our lives we make deposits in the memory banks of our children.” -Charles R. Swindoll Today’s Quote of the Day offers a good starting point for planning what to do today.  Remember that yesterday’s quote was “For every minute, the future is becoming the past” – go read that post if you [...]

List of Things to do With Your Kids

The Girls

Spending time with your kids is one of the best time investments that you can make during your life.  All too often we loose sight of this and fill our days with work, projects, committees and friends.  It is never too late (or too early!) to start spending quality time with your kids.  Build your [...]

Quote of the Day – Thomas Jefferson on Exercise

Thomas Jefferson State Room Portrait

Leave all the afternoon for exercise and recreation, which are as necessary as reading. I will rather say more necessary because health is worth more than learning. – Thomas Jefferson   In Jefferson’s “happiness” quote from yesterday, he explained how our happiness ultimately depends on several factors that are within our control – one of [...]

Quote of the Day – Thomas Jefferson on Happiness

Thomas Jefferson's Monticello Estate

Our greatest happiness does not depend on the condition of life in which chance has placed us, but is always the result of a good conscience, good health, occupation, and freedom in all just pursuits. – Thomas Jefferson Today’s quote is one by Thomas Jefferson covering health, life, and happiness – a quote that very [...]