In Memory of a Friend…

I  repost this article on or around St. Patricks day every year, the anniversary of my best friend’s death.Twenty-seven years ago, on March 17, 1992, St. Patricks day, my best friend, Roberta Ann Pfeiffer, her fiance Robert and their 2 dogs were killed by a drunk driver. Read More

The Motivation Movement: Elite Mindset

I’ve hit another milestone on my little blog… I’ve posted 1337 articles on The Purple Almond! Now, some of you may be wondering about the significance of this number and why would WordPress send a badge with this number. Well, below you’ll find a repost of my original article on this topic, when I reached… Read More

In Memory of a Friend…

Since today is Halloween, many of you may be planning on going to a party. I’m here to remind you to have a plan for getting home, if you drink any alcohol. THINK BEFORE YOU DRINK! This is a repost of a Daily Inspiration I posted in January of 2017.  I try to repost it… Read More

30 Second Videos: Your life is…

How do you view your self? How do you view your life? How about viewing you and your life as it should be… A masterpiece! Until next time…namaste my friends.

Both these women are 80 years old. Your daily choices determine how your future will unfold. ~ Dr. Joe Dispeza

The second I saw this comparison, I knew I had to share it with you. I have printed it, and will be posting it on my refrigerator. If this doesn’t motivate you to eat healthy and exercise, I don’t know what will! 😘 This link will take you to a PDF version of the photo/quote,… Read More

If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. ~ Henry David Thoreau

“To each his own”. Let everyone live their own life, without judgement from others.

The Motivation Movement: The Girl in the Glass

Do you love yourself? I mean really, truly honest to goodness love yourself… to the core, with every fiber of your being? Do you love your body? Do you think you’re beautiful? Can you look in the mirror…smile and say…”Hey there good lookin‘!” Do you trust your instincts? Here’s the big one…DO YOU FEEL LOVABLE?… Read More

Kindness Counts… Judgement Free Zone

From the time my kids could understand words, one of the first things I tried to teach was THE GOLDEN RULE: to treat others how we wish to be treated. I try to lead by example…letting someone go ahead of me at the grocery store…holding the door open for someone…helping when someone drops something. I… Read More