Who Controls the Dice?

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I can’t believe how the Snakes and Ladders game can be a great source of enlightenment!

My two daughters were playing Snakes and Ladders. Just when Miss 3 year-old was almost catching up with her elder sister, she landed on number 14. A number that depicts a big snake waiting to devour her and made her slide back to space number 4. Yup! 10 steps backward. That’s why she got so upset.

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I am My Daughter’s Apprentice

child's artwork photoHere are a few artworks created lovingly by my 7 year old daughter, who has never undergone a formal art education. This is her first attempt in creating a portrait of herself and our family. Continue reading

Beautifully Edible

cakeIsn’t this a gorgeous cake? Truly beautiful that we don’t even want to cut and eat it. Yes, this is a real cake. Beautifully edible! Continue reading

Faith

There are people that come into our lives and leave a mark. So big that they make or break us. Regardless, know that even friendship and relationships are bound with a purpose. In life, you will realise there is a role for everyone you meet. Continue reading

Brave, Honest, Beautiful

Reading  today’s Daily Prompt: Harmony has given me a mental block. It seems that I cannot even think of a word to write about. For sure, if it’s only one of those fuelled up days, I might even draft up to a 3000 word blog. (That’s seldom though!).

However, guess what? Suddenly while listening to my playlist music on youtube, I heard this upbeat, youthful, inspiring song. Continue reading

Merry Christmas! Good To Be Alive.

Have-a-wonderful-christmas-2012-timeline-cover-photo-for-facebook1It has been quite a while since I last posted here on my blog. But I just cannot contain this great feeling that the Christmas spirit brings. It may not be the same for everyone out there especially if you are going through something at the moment or perhaps you just can’t find any reason to celebrate at all. Continue reading

Feel Good, Freedom Song

Sharing with you now another inspirational song that will just make you feel good no matter what state of emotions you have at the moment. This song describes perfectly a picture of some of our dreams. According to the book, The Secretif we want to realise our aspirations, we start by imagining, having detailed descriptions of it and feeling it. This way, the seemingly distant goal come close to us in time and Faith will lead the way.

So, come and relax as we jam along Jason Mraz’s – “Freedom Song”.


Below are lyrics to the song. You can copy and paste it to a document or simply print this page. I’m sure enough that this will keep your inspirations on fire. Continue reading

Thoughts on Life’s Mystery

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I’m having some chest pains a couple of days lately. I don’t know why but I guess some eating habits of mine need to change. Feeling this, suddenly thoughts about death and leaving my two small daughters behind is making me sad and a lot fearful. How I pray that my time has not yet come. I am not afraid of death itself though, but I don’t think I will be happy in my second life not being able to take good care of my daughters.

Now as I write, my thoughts shift to those people suffering some kind of pain from any type of illness, trauma or accident. For sure, their head is also full of questions, anxiety and worry. Thoughts like what will happen next, when will the pain end, will there be solutions, what were the causes and most especially how will this affect my loved ones. Continue reading

Living in the Moment

The week has ended, yet a new week is beginning. So to start it off positively, Here is another song that helps to keep us away from depression as we are reminded to just live daily in every moment without worrying about the past and the future. After all, life is a daily adventure. They said, “we Learn from Yesterday, we Hope for Tomorrow, but we need to Live for Today“. It is by then that we fill our past with good memories and our future worth looking forward to.

So, without delay, here is the song by Jason Mraz entitled “Living In the Moment”:

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Take Life One Step At A Time

It’s singing time again here at Love Letters and Thoughts! We wish to share another inspirational song here with you…One that will remind us “to take one step at a time” and let stress and anxiety plummet down. What is best with the future is it comes one day at a time. According to Kody Kiplinger – “You can’t control everything. Sometimes you just need to relax and have faith that things will work out. Let go a little and just let life happen.”  Continue reading