inspiration

100 tips to get what you really want

Choose yourself. 1. Take control. Realize that you are responsible for the direction in your life. Choose today to take control of that direction! You are responsible for your own happiness. 2. Realize... that everyone goes through things in life that no fun. It all depends on how you deal with them. 3. Trust yourself and in what will come. Trust your feeling when you find it difficult to make a choice. 4. Let go of 'knowing for sure'. People like to know if the choice they are making is the rig [...]

2019-03-18T10:08:37+00:00March 22nd, 2019|

The 10 most inspirational websites

One of my faithful readers recently asked me what my most inspirational websites are. And since I like turn my life into a newsletter (feel free to ask questions and send me requests for topics --- hint hint), below is a list of the 10 websites that I visit on a very regular basis for different reasons: originality, creativity, inspiration (for writing, painting etc) emotion (they speak to me), support (they help me in different ways) etc. WARNING: all of the below sites can be addictive! 1) PIN [...]

2018-12-03T15:11:27+00:00February 2nd, 2018|

Inspiration vs. Motivation: You need to know the difference to see why it matters to your success

“Just don’t give up on trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong.” —Ella Fitzgerald   Some years ago I was asked by a women's website to write an article on inspiration or motivation. At first, I was very motivated and eagerly replied that I would love to write such an article. Sure.  Right… Uhm… There I was, devoid of inspiration. As I often do when I am at a loss, I try to be creative.  Being creative is often about linking two [...]

2018-12-03T15:25:24+00:00January 19th, 2018|

Inspirational sites to a better you

ZENHABITS Leo Babauta has a minimalist website and writes about a zen life, which is all about simplicity, healthy living and habits that improve your life. Some examples are Tips for travelling with kids or Comparing yourself to others MARIE FORLEO Marie is quirky. She has short, to the point and fun video’s with life and business advice that even if you don’t need it, will brighten up your day. BRAINPICKINGS Brain Pickings is my go to reading material if I want to change my point of view or [...]

2019-01-09T11:01:33+00:00July 21st, 2017|