Monthly Archives: November 2013

The ABC of genuine happiness – G


The ABC of genuine Happiness


G – Go outside and observe nature. Give


In the right light,

at the right time,

everything is extraordinary.

~Aaron Rose~


Give but don’t allow yourself to be used. Love but don’t allow your heart to be abused. Trust but don’t be naive. Listen to others but don’t lose your own voice.


Be helpful. When you see a person without a smile… give them yours.

Zig Ziglar



It is not how much we give but how much love we put in our giving. Mother Teresa


… to be continued …

Wishing you a great and gutsy day!

The ABC of genuine happiness – F


The ABC of Genuine Happiness


F – Feel your emotions. Face fear


We feel many emotions day in day out and sometimes we suppress them and sometimes we let go….

We learn how to cope with some like anger, heart ache, grief and sadness which are hardest. The happy emotions we do not have so many problems with.

Talking or crying are good outlets to release emotions and to understand them better.


You can do anything you put your heart, mind and soul into. Far more than you can imagine. Be fearless. Do it.


… to be continued ….

Wishing you a fearfree and fantastic day !

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The ABC of genuine Happiness – E


The ABC of genuine Happiness


E – Exercise daily. Eat fresh foods


“Love is a bicycle with two pancakes for wheels. You may see love as more of an exercise in hard work, but I see it as more of a breakfast on the go.”

Jarod Kintz


Take care of your body, it is the only place you have to live in!


To keep the body in good health is a duty… otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.


 …. to be continued…

Wishing you an energizing and exciting day !

Just for fun – 250 !!!


I have just realised that the last post was my


250th post

Yippee, I never thought I can do that, and I love it so much, being with you my friends.

So here I say thank you to all of you wonderful people

give a group hug

and a special woohoo!

Big group hug!

Big group hug!



Back to the daily routine then!

Hope yours is as amazing as mine!

daily routine


One of the most important things to realize is

that you only have one life to live.

It can all be gone in an instant,

Cherish each moment

and say what you need to say to someone

before it its too late.

~Nichole Fickes~


I love you all, my friends, you have given me so much and I thank you from the deep inside of my heart!

Have a blessed day!



Time for Awards, I am so blessed to receive all these rewards.

My blogger community makes me feel valued through you reading my posts, commenting, that is already the best reward. Still I do like the rewards too :-).

Tazein from trancendingbordersblog nominated me for the Versatile Blogger Award.

I am very grateful for this my dear Tazein.

4th, 9th,12th January and 5th March, 15th October 2013

4th, 9th,12th January and 5th March, 15th October 2013


1-Display the Award logo on your Blog.

2-Announce your win with a post and thank the blogger who nominated you.

3-Present 15 deserving bloggers with the Award.

4-Link your nominees in the post and let them know of their nomination with a comment.

5-Post 7 things about yourself.

7 THINGS ABOUT MYSELF…. you never knew…..

1. I only started to eat hard cheese during my pregnancy, never before.

2. I often find the right words to say when it is too late…. Iam not such a quick thinker…. 🙂

3. I went once to an assertivness seminar… the best I have ever been….

4. So was the champagne seminar…. 🙂

5. I have learnt the hotel / and catering business.

6. The best bit was going to the kitchen trying the mouse au chocolat. Mmmmmmh

7. Through my hotel work I met some famous people.


On 7th November I received the blog of the year award from Terry. Thank you so much Terry, I am very happy and honoured.

Straight after that on 11th November also from Alastairs blog ” a mixed bag” – thank you so much AlastairI appreciate you both thinking of me!

Since I have 2 nominations  I already have 2 stars on this! Yippeeaward2

The instructions for this award are simple:

1-Select the blog(s) you think deserve the Blog Of The Year 2013 Award.

2-Write a blog post and tell us about the blog(s) you have chosen- there are no minimum or maximum number of blogs required- and ‘present’ the blog(s) with their award.

3-Let the blog(s) that you have chosen know that you have given them this award and share the instructions with them- (please don’t alter the instructions or the badges!)

4-Come over and say hello to the originator of the Blog Of The Year 2013 Award via this link:

5-You can now also join the Blog Of The Year Award Facebook Page.Click the link here:

Share your blog posts with  an even wider audience.

6-And as a winner of the award- please add a link back to the blog that presented you with this award-and then proudly display the award on your blog- and start collecting stars!


Yes-That’s right-There are stars to collect!

Unlike other awards which you can only add to your blog once-this award is different!

When you begin you will receive the ’1 star’ award- and every time you are given the award by another blog- you can add another star!

There are a total of 6 stars to collect.

Which means that you can check out your favorite blogs- and even if they have already been given the award by someone else- you can still bestow it on them again and help them to reach the maximum of 6 stars! You can either ‘swop’ your badge for the next one each time you are given the award- or even proudly display all six badges if you are lucky enough to be presented with the award 6 times!

You can find all the badges and banners and information you need via this link: ‘Blog of The Year 2013′ Award Badges.

Congratulations to all the nominees! Best of luck to every one!


I am not totally following the rules, still I shall nominate some blogs for both awards in one go, so you can have both awards please if you like.

There are so many blogs out there I really cherish and love reading, but I can only nominate some unfortunately!

Here we are:

A grateful man

A pondering mind

A small act of kindness


Kindness blog

Renard Moreau presents

A place called love

Enjoy your rewards and know that I love your blogs!

The ABC of genuine happiness – D


The ABC of Genuine Happiness


D – Drink plenty of water. Dance




We should consider every day lost in which we have not danced at least once.

Friedrich Nietzsche


Dance is the hidden language of the soul.

Martha Graham


May I add my own D – Dream

Dreams are renewable no matter what our age.
~ Dale Turner ~


Get excited and enthusiastic about your own dream.
This excitement is like a forest fire
you can smell it, taste it
and see it from a mile away.
~ Denis Waitley ~

… to be continued ….

Wishing you  a dynamic and dependable day!

The ABC of genuine Happiness – C


The ABC of genuine Happiness


C – Create something exciting


Miracles come in moments.

Be ready and willing.

Wayne Dyer


Try new things:

Challenge yourself,

Get a new hobby,

Do something you always wanted to do,

Expand your comfort zone,

Try new foods,

Get inspired by books,

Meet new people,

Volunteer for something,

Travel to new places,

Be yourself,

Be happy!



Life is not about making others happy.

Life is about sharing your happiness with the others!

 …. to be continued…

Wishing you a completely calm and caring day!

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Bad day? – start afresh



Oh don’t worry … I have calmed down…. but I have to tell you this:

After a long hard working week we have lost everything which was on our computers including all the emails. We are …. no my son is working hard to get things back to normal. After the first shock I realised that I did put some stuff on disks and some on a USB stick, so I do have my favourite things. 🙂 My smile is back. Well technology is not so great sometimes after all.  And yes we are going to change how we work…… and will get things up to a cloud….. yay…. and it won’t be a rainy cloud…… it will the happy smiley one you see every day when you look up in the sky!

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So I say we lost all our past emails and everything what we had ever saved…. but now is the time to start afresh…..

I have got all my wonderful friends, enough food for dinner tonight, and the love people share with me.  My heart does not lose my feelings, my love for you and the gratitude I feel for everything I do have. Love is more important than anything material in this world.

Love is always the strongest magic in the world.

Ever had a bad hair day – a day when everything seemed to be going wrong? Perhaps today is a day to soothe your ruffled feathers – take a deep breath and reaffirm that the weight of the world is really not on your soulders unless you choose to assume that burden. – Jonathan Lockwood Huie.

then I realised that….Life does not have to be perfect to be wonderful.


Each sunrise brings a new opportunity. No matter how bad the day before was, today is brand new. When you wake up, seek the strength and courage to do the right thing.


If anyone is having a troublesome day today remember that we learn from it, we get stronger through it and we can start afresh anytime!  Stay strong, keep calm, and think of the love and beautiful things we always have!


You are loved!


See you later!

The ABC of genuine Happiness – B


The ABC of happiness


B – Be present. Be Bold

Love yourself. Accept yourself.Forgive yourself and be good to yourself because without you the rest of us are without a source of many wonderful things.

Leonardo Buscaglia


How others see you is not important. How you see yourself means everything.


You are a thoroughly good person. You are honest, decent, truthful, and hardworking. You treat other people with courtesy, respect and warmth. You are dedicated to your family, friends, and your company. You are strong, confident, and responsible. You are knowledgeable, intelligent, and experienced. You are born for a special reason, and you have a great destiny to fulfil. You are an excellent person in every way.


…to be continued….

Wishing you a beautifully bright day!