Remember in Elf when Buddy is asked (kinda brazenly, no less) by the manager of Gimbels why he was smiling quote . . . like that . . . end quote? And without skipping a beat or easing up on his overzealous grin, Buddy replies, “I just like to smile! Smiling’s my favorite!” Same, Buddy, same. And my guess is we’re not alone in that. Keep scrolling for some encouraging, uplifting, and cheerful words that’ll […]
On the heels of my 2019 post in which I make an argument in favor of resolutions, is this here post full of words to help inspire your hardest-working self once those resolutions are made. So whether you’re in the throes of a new diet and struggling, or diving wholeheartedly into your side hustle and having second thoughts, here’s an assortment of quotes to encourage and fortify your journey. But you don’t need me to remind you […]
In dark times like these, I often turn to words to inspire. To pacify. To cast a light on the good that is out there. I hope this roundup can serve as a reminder of the goodness that does exist, not just in general but in you. And I hope that in remembering, it ignites a desire to share that goodness with those who might need it most.
I love words. Probably something that shouldn’t come as a surprise at this point. Whether I’m reading them or writing them, they tend to fill up most of my days. I’ve even gone so far as to make words my job! I am swiftly and effortlessly inspired, frustrated, saddened, motivated, elated, etc. etc. etc. by something so simple as a really great quote in a book, a devastating news headline, a profound poem, the list […]