Creativity, making something strengthens #emotionalintelligence. It is part of Laugh and Play, one of my Twelve Easy Emotional Fitness Exercises.
When we are lucky or as some say blessed, we know the pleasure of making something. Perfectionism often gets in the way. Part of what I talked about in yesterday’s parenting post.
I chose to make creativity…
Prayers are the heartfelt thoughts sent to the universe when one realizes the need for more than human efforts are need to move us toward peace. Pray and act.
“The LORD bless you and keep you;
the LORD make his face shine upon you and be gracious to you;
the LORD turn his face toward you and give you peace.”
Prayers are the heart felt thoughts sent to the universe when one realizes the need more human help to move us to a better place. Such prayers needed now.
This picture depicts the Hebrew blessing the Nesiat Kapayim.
“The LORD bless you
and keep you;
the LORD make his face shine upon you
and be gracious to you;
the LORD turn his face toward you
and give you peace.”
Yesterday’s EFTI post quoted George Carlin , “…. the only time in our lives when we like to get old is when we’re kids?” #EmotionalIntelligence booster.
The main man in my life, David not Punky, and me. The Punk is a teen; the humans have moved from the new old to the old stage. A bit shortened from yesterday.
This is a repost, shortened at one end and then expanded to cover what I learned from…
George Carlin remarked, “…. the only time in our lives when we like to get old is when we’re kids?” #EmotionalIntelligence involves making the best of what is.
The main man in my life, David not Punky, and me. The Punk is a teen; the humans have moved from the new old to the old stage.
This post inspired by WordPress’ DAILY PROMPT Age-Old Questions “Age is just a number,” says the well-worn…
Inspired by Word Press’s DAILY PROMPT On Bees and Efs - Do you — or did you ever — have a Best Friend? The first and longest lasting.
This friendship started in Kindergarten, these pics are from jr high and high school
I am so lucky to have had this friend. Wish I had pictures from Kindergarten, but WWII was raging then and don’t think much time was devoted in either of our families to taking…
What song keeps you going in times of trouble.? This Summer of Hate calls forth this one to me. Reminds me to teach love, not hate. #emotionalintelligence tipsWord Press Daily Prompt:Music Marker We all have songs that remind us of specific periods and events in our lives. Twenty years from now, which song will remind you of the summer of 2014? See the above. Em…
Uncertainty drives much behavior. Knowing the uncertainties in any situation increases your #emotionalintelligence and helps you act with greater wisdom.
Today’s Word Press Prompt provides a good opportunity to look at how uncertainty controls even mundane behaviors. Here it is:
DAILY PROMPT Middle Seat: It turns out that your neighbor on the…
The more we know about what drives us, the stronger our #emotionalintelligence. Uncertainty drives much behavior.
Guru and retired Harvard Researcher Jerome Kagan centered much of his research on how uncertainty twists our thinking, lets emotions rule, and is a major source of anger, fear, depression or despair.
He points out that much of an ‘infant’s time is…
Who do you hate? Where did you learn that hatred. Hatred destroys your heart, so improve your #emotionalintelligence and learn to love even those you hate.
Human nature is such that we fear what is different. If that fear gets linked to personal internal hurts , hatred brews. Here are five common examples of what I mean by internal hurts.
- You judge…