“Those hot summer nights spent on the porch, with my skirts hiked up, a glass of perspiring lemonade beside me, and a drip of sweat sliding torturously down my temple.”
Image quote created by my favourite Photo editor, PicMonkey: crazy-awesome photo editing “Some moments are as special as the breeze from an angel’s wing on a summer afternoon.” ©2017AmandaRicks
I think I originally wrote this in 2015 but recently found it in my files. I immediately thought of the valiant struggle that a blogger friend of mine is currently experiencing. With that thought in mind, blessings to everyone out there who struggles late at night in the dark.
Action affects our thoughts, Our thoughts affect our feelings, Our feelings affect our mood. So open that front door and keep putting one foot in front of the other until you feel better. ~ ©2015 Amanda Ricks
Life is about living. It’s in the doing, not the finishing, succeeding, or winning.
This is what mindfulness really is, for some reason, it has become so over-complicated and overwritten. Just be in the moment. “Just Be In The Moment” ©2016 Amanda Ricks
original quote on an image by Amanda Ricks. Quote title “Be A Warrior.” surprisinglives.net
An original quote from myself and my friend MichelleMarie. We, (okay, mostly Michelle!) came up with it one night, last winter during one of our long chats about life. It seemed so fitting.
Once you realize that life is a journey you can relax because you know that sooner or later there’s always a rest stop. ~Original quote by Amanda Ricks
“Compassion is a priceless trait that will always benefit yourself as well as others.” ~An original “Photo-Quote” ©2015AmandaRicks.
Don’t wish to be someone else. be someone who others wish to be. ~Image quote ©2015AmandaRicks
Original quote on an image. Quote and design by Amanda Ricks. Title: I Believe In Fairy Tales. surprisinglives.net