Welcome to SERVICE week!

SERVICE – an act of helpful activity; to be helpful or useful.

Each week we concentrate on one of our habits. Last week it was Rest. This week it is Service. Next week it will be Celebration.


the nature and essence of ultimate good


“If I have been of service, if I have glimpsed more of the nature and essence of ultimate good, if I am inspired to reach wider horizons of thought and action, if I am at peace with myself, it has been a successful day.” – Alex Noble. One thing I love about this quote is… Read more


Service from the Heart

journal page by ces for
the Sketchbook Project 2013

    Maybe you have served your country (and for that I thank you with deepest gratitude). Maybe you have served your community: your city, a favorite organization. Maybe you are serving your friends and family, because, after all “charity begins at home.” In many ways, you are serving your self and your soul on… Read more


Who knows what will Serve?

"May I take your order?" by Tamara Magnitsky

  Welcome to SERVICE week! SERVICE– an act of helpful activity; to be helpful or useful In today’s photo, “Natasha is practicing for her future summer job, serving at some seaside burger shack. And Kevin is always happy to play along.” My daughter also likes to play this. The most wonderful job for her would be… Read more


Speaking of Rest – tips for getting what you need

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Welcome to the Saturday Blog Party! This week’s topic is Rest. This means we are looking for everything and anything on the topic! Share posts or sites that inspire you to take more time for REST, discover the benefits of, and/or your challenges with getting it, literally Everything and Anything on the topic is welcome…. Read more


A Time of Rest

"Choosing Today's Worldview,"  by Angela Cazel Jahn

  Sometimes I rest a lot! I sit under trees gazing onto the ocean, I sit in my living room musing and I crawl into my delicious bed and succumb to the comfort of clean sheets and sunshine shimmering through the trees outside my window. My husband sometimes comments that I sleep a lot! Are… Read more


Friends Don’t Let Friends Nap.

From series Fly : Rest,pause. by Cristina Ripper

As an entrepreneur who works from home, it’s a challenge to balance work and rest. For some, it’s easier than it is for others. For type A’s like me, who tend to be workaholics, it’s much harder. While I don’t always manage it perfectly, I try to partake in restful activities. Here are a few… Read more