being present

Day 1331: Are you present in all aspects of your life?

I have to be present in all aspects of my life – that’s what I keep learning.   It’s 12  : 30 PM on day 1331 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to pray, brush my teeth,  read Psalm 18,   publish my Disability of the Day feature,   promote my Eradicate AIDS campaign – still on $602.85…

Day 1193: Enjoying the in between

Life is not about crossing things off your to-do list it’s about all the moments in between – that’s what I realized today   It’s 12  : 47 PM on day 1193 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to  pray,  brush my teeth, read 1 Chronicles 26, publish my Disability of the Day feature,    feed myself  boiled egg…

Day 1120: Live in the what is

  Live in the what is and not in the what could have or should have been– that’s what I keep learning.   It’s 1 : 21 PM on day 1120 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, feed myself boiled egg and All Bran Flakes for breakfast,  pray, read 2 Samuel…

Day 1054: Being present in every moment

Be present in all the moments of your life ― that’s what I keep learning. It’s 12  : 37 PM on day 1054 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to stretch my hamstrings,   pray, read Judges 13,   publish my Disability of the Day feature,  brush my teeth,   feed myself  All Bran Flakes for breakfast,        tweet…

Day 908

There’s nothing that I can do about something that’s already been done – that’s what I learned today It’s 4 : 15 PM on day 908 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to work on this blog, brush my teeth,  pray,   read Exodus 28, feed myself a peanut butter sandwich for breakfast, practice sitting up straight to strengthen my…

Day 826

Those who live in what could have been miss what is– that’s what I keep learning It’s  6 : 10 PM on day 826 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to  stretch my hamstrings, brush my teeth,  publish my Disability of the Day feature,   practice sitting up straight to strengthen my core muscles, practice typing with both hands, feed myself brown rice and curry…

Day 415

As you grow older your theories change – that’s what I learned today It’s 7: 13 PM on day 415 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth,  tweet about my Clean Water For All Campaign – no luck other than the donation Chrissy (@ChrissyPappas) made yesterday – thanks again Chrissy :)–publish my Disability…

Day 259

Rules are a cautious person’s excuse for not participating in life – that’s what I learned today It’s 7: 15 PM on day 259 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, tweet about my Clean Water For All Campaign –no luck – read and leave comments on Connor’s Song and…

Day 258

You can’t be present if you’re still holding onto the dreams of the past – that’s what I learned today It’s 7: 25 PM on day 258 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, feed myself Batura and baked beans for breakfast, publish my Kid of the Week feature, feed…

Day 178

Your talent is God’s gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God. – Leo Buscaglia It’s 9: 57 PM on day 178 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, feed myself fish fingers and fries for breakfast – my mother didn’t know that I had also…