The Power of Love

[This particular essay is often attributed to Brad Pitt. But according to SNOPES, a fact-checking website, Brad Pitt did not author this beautiful essay. The writer remains a mystery but it doesn’t take away anything from the beauty and inspiration of the story. Hope you enjoy it!] My wife got sick. She was constantly nervous

The Sincerity of People

Sincere people will point out your flaw to help you better your life, while the insincere ones do so to make themselves feel better. — Dodinsky

Beware of Karma

If you use your mind, time and energy to cause harm to anyone, sooner or later that pendulum will move in your direction. — Iyanla Vanzant

The Generous Homeless Man

There was a horse trailer parked at DD a few minutes ago. The owner was rubbing the horses face while one of our young homeless folks approached and asked to pet the horse. He then took some change out of his pockets and told the owner to help feed the horse with the change. The

Do Not Allow Them To Define YOU

Most of us know that choosing authenticity in a culture that dictates everything from how much we’re supposed to weigh to what our houses are supposed to look like is a huge undertaking. Authenticity is the daily practice of letting go of who we think we’re supposed to be and embracing who we are. —

Live Out Loud!

Stop hiding! Stop holding yourself back and playing yourself down. Life is special! It is a special gift. Now take your gift and live it out in the open. Decide today that you are going to LIVE OUT LOUD! — Iyanla Vanzant

The Yard Sale That Made Me Rich

Sun is shining through the windows of my office, making the butter yellow paint on the walls seem to smile. Something about the light and the color takes me back 15 years to a significant happening I’ll never forget. It was a June day. The day that the yard sale of the century was held

You Can Make Room For Happiness

If you let go of the one who is always HURTING you, life will make room for the one who will always be LOVING you. — Dodinsky Here are the FREE limited edition fridge magnet and signed bookplate  that you can have if your pre-order Dodinsky’s book In The Garden of Happiness NOW. Only while supplies last! Click on

The First Steps To Being Me

I am slowly learning that some people are not good for me, no matter how much I love them. I deserve someone who is gentle and kind, because my soul is getting tired. I am realizing that I deserve something good is one of the first steps. — Michelle K.   For Christmas & the

Do Not Miscalculate

Your value is the product of your thoughts. Do not miscalculate your self worth by multiplying your insecurities. — Dodinsky   Check out the companion 2015 wall calendar!