Category Archive: Writing and musings

10 Tips to Living in Peace and Happiness

To help you enjoy more peace and happiness, we’ve come up with 10 tips that will help you live in peace and happiness in the real world.

8 Secrets to Enjoying Life

Here are eight “secrets” – things you can do – that we believe will lead to an enjoyable life.

Six Steps to Developing a Confident Sense of Style: Acquiring Perfect Pieces

Yes, this means shopping! Next, you are ready to acquire the items you love that best represent the style you have begun to identify. Most importantly . . . buy only what you… Continue reading

Six Steps to Developing a Unique Sense of Style: Seek Inspiration

Thank you for your continued interest. If you are seeing this series for the first time, check out The Introduction, Part 1: Self Evaluation, and Part 2: Take Inventory so that you get… Continue reading

Six Steps to Developing a Confident Sense of Style: Take Inventory

Welcome back. If you are seeing this series for the first time, check out The Introduction and Part 1: Self Evaluation so that you get the back story. Thank you, Maggie Aldworth, for… Continue reading

Six Steps to Developing a Unique Sense of Style: Self Evaluation

Welcome to Part 1: Self Evaluation. Thank you, Tracy Gnojek of Seattle, for letting us use your photo. We ran into Tracy in the Ballard neighborhood, shopping at Couch, and were super impressed… Continue reading

Six Steps to Developing a Confident Sense of Style: Introduction

Introduction  by Becky Prater It is not always the pretty girl with the expensive clothes and handbag who people admire and want to be like. Often it is the person who has her… Continue reading

The Benefit of Asking for Advice

                            While on a recent trip to visit my daughter in Seattle, I came across this hilarious plaque. It struck… Continue reading

Creating An Intention Tree

Here is what you will need: A tree jewelry stand. I got mine from Urban Outfitters Sculpey Clay, which you can find at any hobby or art store, or by clicking here Simple… Continue reading

I am Worthy of Love

Say out loud, “I am worthy of love.” Was that uncomfortable for you? Do you feel it is true? Does it feel forced? Did your internal tape recording kick in saying, “If I… Continue reading