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4 Steps to Take Action on Your Goals

By Positively Positive | February 13, 2019

Did you know that 90 % of all New Year’s resolutions never get fulfilled? So if you’re ever found yourself on December 31st, wondering what happened to all of the big goals you set for yourself back on the previous New Year’s Eve, and why you’re not taking action on your goals, you’re certainly not alone. […]

Simple Tomato Pesto Pasta

By Mariam E. | February 12, 2019

If you are looking for a simple, delicious pasta to eat at anytime or even pack in your kids lunch box, look no further. This Simple Tomato Pesto Pasta is perfect for that. It store well for days and can even be served as a cold. So no need to worry about microwaving it when […]

8 Ways to Be Constantly Improving

By Positively Positive | February 12, 2019

One day I decided to do stand-up comedy in the Subway. I was scared. We got on the subway. I told the person videotaping it to forget it. No way! “But,” I said, “Turn on the camera anyway”. She did and I started doing the worst standup. And everyone hated me. Except a few. (“Is […]

What Does It Take to Show a Little Kindness?

By Frank Sonnenberg | February 12, 2019

Did you ever say “Good morning” to a stranger and have them look at you as if you were crazy? Sure…they may have been deep in thought or mulling over a personal problem, but was your greeting that unusual to warrant the reaction you received? What does it say about that person, much less about […]

Some Common Ways We Screw Up Happiness

By Positively Positive | February 11, 2019

We all do some things that make it hard to be as happy as we can be. I try to identify these, because once I spot them, it’s much easier to avoid them. I’ve made all these mistakes. How about you? To delay to do something important until you have some “free time” — you […]

The Uneventful Days That Affect Us Forever

By Positively Positive | February 11, 2019

“Do human beings ever realize life while they live it—every, every minute?” – Emily, from Our Town by Thornton Wilder This past weekend I went back to the city where my brother and I had both lived for a while. In fact, I stayed in the small hotel where I saw him for the last time. […]

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Care About What Others Think

By Positively Positive | February 11, 2019

How much ever of a facade we put up, deep down, all of us want to be liked and appreciated. Whether it’s wanting to experiment with our career or being vocal about our feelings – there are so many instances when we avoid being ourselves because of the fear of judgment. Ask yourself – is […]

M&M Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

By Mariam E. | February 10, 2019

If you follow me on Instagram you probably saw me making these M&M Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars the other day when the kids were off school and they came out super yummy. The kids loved it! Who doesn’t love Chocolate Chip Cookies with M&M’s in them? It makes a delicious treat for kids and even […]

Crazies Create Convenience

By Positively Positive | February 10, 2019

“Stay hungry. Stay foolish.” ~ Steve Jobs I watched a Netflix documentary about the great Steve Jobs recently. He advised people to stay hungry and to stay foolish. If you are reading this post on your phone, a man deemed crazy by many played a chief role in creating your phone: Steve Jobs. Steve Jobs’ […]

Accepting Our Past In Recovery

By Positively Positive | February 10, 2019

One of the most difficult tasks in recovery from drugs and alcohol was learning how to accept my past. I often look back at who I was before, during and after our addiction. Throughout my active drinking and using I said and did things to family, friends and loved ones that I would have never […]