Turn your phone off and turn on and tune in to life! It’s not too late! Written by Paulette Le Pore Motzko. Photography, digital art and graphic design by Paulette L. Motzko, PLM Studios. Copyright July 10th 2018. 2 p.m. When you’re over 50 years old as I admit I am, you become a walking piece of History. I remember Walter Cronkite’s telecast on Channel … Continue reading Life before cell phones: Do you remember a time when you looked into someone’s eyes when you spoke to them? Do you remember when you had a real up close, memorable, enjoyable conversation?
I went to the evening maas at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, the oldest Catholic Church in Las Vegas. It was wonderful to see the smiles of the sweet little children and song all the beautiful Christmas songs with everyone. I then went to The Grotto, at The Golden Nugget across the street and enjoyed seeing my friends who work there, and remembered me. … Continue reading I had a very blessed Christmas yesterday.
Me choosing scrumptious subtlety sweet Italian Lemon Cream Cake at Fellini’s Italian Restaurant at the Stratosphere by candlelight late at night which is something I typically don’t do as I go to bed pretty early and get up pretty early, but something told me to just go out and enjoy my Thanksgiving the day before all the crowds blocked the freeway getting down to the … Continue reading Thanksgiving Every Day: Thankfulness is a Mindsetest and Way of Life
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Toss out love, kindness, and compassion, and allow that to return. Carroll CC Miller, from EmbraceLife.com From Pinterest. Compiled by Paulette Motzko. 12:36 midnight October 21st 2017 Continue reading What you throw out energetically in life, will come back to you.
I bought 20 beautiful large paperwhites about a month ago, and due to all the terrible weather events we had all over the world, they were delayed in the shipment. I contacted the people that I bought them from and one of the managers contacted me back and they were sent priority mail the next day. Even though it’s Autumn here in Las Vegas, Nevada … Continue reading Have “Springtime in Autumn” by Paulette L. Motzko & Watch “Forcing Paper Whites, a How-to Video with Glenwood Weber” on YouTube
Photo created by Paulette L Motzko, Copyright June 2017 PLM Studios. Wednesday June 14th 2017 at Here’s a note about the sparking American flag I used in the photo here…. It is one of my grandmother’s cherished pins she used to wear. She was my mother’s mother and singlehandedly raised her children on her own due to my grandfather James Hubert Hart dying of spinal … Continue reading BLESS THE BEAUTIFUL UNITED STATES OF AMERICA! Happy Flag Day 2017!
That is exactly what my mother said to me all my life. She was my best cheerleader, my confidante, my motivator the sunshine and the sky on a beautiful summer stay and the brightest star that glimmers at night. I think her everyday for all of what she gave me: love, inspiration, her time, sharing ideas, sharing secrets that only the two of us knew … Continue reading Speak to your children as if they are the wisest, kindest, most beautiful and magical humans on Earth, for what they believe is what they will become. Brooke Hampton
Thank you to all my followers and the world in general for embracing my idea of creating a place where positive-minded, Triple-Winning People could Congregate, Share and Make a Difference. Written and compiled by Paulette Le Pore Motzko on June 2nd 2017 at 8:30 a.m. Image of Paulette Motzko photographed by Leonardo Valencia. Photo editing by Paulette Motzko, Valencia Motzko Inc., Copyright 2017 Continue reading 3 Followers Until There are 3,000 Followers on Totally Inspired Mind.com.
All images from Pinterest. Written and Compiled by Paulette Le Pore Motzko. If I wrote my entire name, complete with my middle name, confirmation name, maiden name and then married name it would look something like this…. Paulette Ann Therese Le Pore Motzko. I was confirmed in 2001 after reading prayers of my Nanny’s and seeing a St. Therese chaplet advertised in the church bulletin. … Continue reading Use the gifts you have received, and pass on the love that has been given to you. St. There’s of Liseaux
Patience, Hope, and Courage (3 min read) – http://wp.me/p7hi1Z-6sD Images selected by Paulette Motzko from Pinterest. March 11th, 2017 3:40 a.m. Continue reading Patience, Hope and Courage by Rose Wolfe Millionaire Digest’s (Living Free With disAbilities)
http://paper.li/PollyMotzko/1356862348#/ Mom (Ramona’s Lea Le Pore) and I (Paulette Le Pore Motzko) back in 2001. I remember this day like yesterday. These photos are stellar because they are my “visual hugs” that get me by. Mom touched the Face of God last June 2016, after battling Alzheimer’s diseas many years. Written, compiled and photos by Paulette L. Motzko. Paulette Le Pore Motzko created Ramona’s Alzheimer’s … Continue reading Ramona’s Alzheimer’s Disease Daily: Issue for March 11th, 2017
Image photographed and created by Paulette L Motzko, PLM Studios, Las Vegas, Nevada Copyright March 2017. 2:23 p.m. Continue reading Life is your Pearl that lets You String One Great Moment After Another-Paulette Motzko
Today I Get To… – http://wp.me/pWvz0-WN Continue reading Today I Am Fortunate-To Get To….by Dr. MIKE
Above images created by Paulette Le Pore Motzko, Copyright 2016 Written by Paulette Le Pore Motzko. Copyright February 2017 I accidentally erased the link that was on here going to a blog post called “Stages of Change”, and prior to finding the blog post in the wee hours this morning, I had the idea to write this. I thought the entire story would be written … Continue reading Stages of Our Lives Pass Like Changing Seasons by Paulette Le Pore Motzko New Version
https://music.youtube.com/watch?v=kCrWxKoOhH8&feature=share For beauty’s sake an extraordinary piece by Andrea Bocelli that touches my soul and my Italian-American heart. Above image from Pinterest. Above image from Pinterest from Andrea Bocelli and www.iamwholelife.com. Written and Compiled by Paulette Le Pore Motzko. February 11th 2017 at 3:23 p.m. Updated February 11th 2017 at 7:07 p.m. Continue reading Watch “Andrea Bocelli – Canto Della Terra” on YouTube
Image from Motivational Quotes. Compiled by Paulette Motzko. February 11th 2017 at 11:06 a.m. Continue reading Learn the rules like a pro so you can break them like an artist. Pablo Picasso
Image photographed & created by Paulette Le Pore Motzko, Copyright February 2017, PLM Studios Las Vegas. Written by Paulette Le Pore Motzko. February 10th 2017 at 3:07 p.m. Continue reading Celebrate your life each and every day because TIME is PRECIOUS and so are YOU!
Image from Motivational Quotes, Compiled by Paulette Motzko. January 2017 9:03 a.m. Continue reading Sunshine is the Best Medicine
This article was inspired by one of my recent followers, who went through a very tragic and tumultuous year. Because of this it stopped this once prolific writer from producing anything at all. Sometimes we can be over critical on ourselves, overanalyzing everything that we do. That quality doesn’t help us when we create anything of value in this world, written or otherwise. Create because … Continue reading Paulette Motzko’s Writing Books Recommendations and Pathways to Inspiration
What did you do lately where you really absorb all of your senses and you enjoyed that moment to the max degree? Quite often we dual task and triple task ourselves to them limit, and we very rarely allow our senses: hearing, fragrance, touch in taste to fully absorb and immerse ourselves in the total experience. Try it if you haven’t already and just do … Continue reading Savor Life!
Image photographed by Paulette Motzko. Digital photo Arts by Paulette L. Motzko at PLM Studios. Copyright January 2017. Share your story about you how you recently empowered someone else to do something they didn’t know they had the ability to do. Don’t ever just compare yourself with what other people do. Don’t be the status quo. Everybody was jumping off a cliff would you jump … Continue reading When was the last time that you Empowered Someone Else and Truly Helped Them? Share Your Story.
Helen Keller Says: “I, for one, love strength, daring, fortitude. I do not want people to kill the fight in them; I want them to fight for right things.” One of the earliest known pictures of Helen Keller with her extraordinary teacher Anne Sullivan. She was my role model since I was 9 years old diagnosed with epilepsy. I discovered her and playing piano I’m … Continue reading I, for one, love strength, daring, fortitude. I do not want people to kill the fight in them; I want them to fight for the right things. Helen Keller
You each are like special gifts that I unwrap each day when I read your comments and also explore your own blogs, stories and photographs. I am very blessed to know you all through WordPress, and others through Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, and some fresh air addresses and phone numbers. ( I am not on Facebookmuch any more due to it being too distracting on … Continue reading Thank you to each and every one of my Triple-Winning, Extraordinary 2,691 Followers on Totally Inspired Mind!
Helen Keller Says: “I believe that God is in me as the sun is in the colour and fragrance of a flower – the Light in my darkness, the Voice in my silence.” https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.helen.keller.daily Continue reading I believe that God is in me as the sun is in the color and fragrance of a flower- the light in my darkness, the voice in my silence. Helen Keller
We all have Thanksgiving stories to tell and memories that stand out from the rest. Can you share some of the special times that you remember I’m Thanksgiving? Was there a time that you donated your time to a Food Bank and cooked and made food for the homeless and underprivileged? Was there a time when your family got together and everything and everybody was … Continue reading What was one of your best Thanksgiving memories?
We’re Still Here – http://wp.me/p46axJ-pb The theme today on Totally Inspired Mind is “the high desert”….I searched “high desert” on the Reader on my WordPress app on my Galaxy Note 4 I am writing this with. Up came wonderful, vibrant, refreshing stories from writer/photographer/bloggers living in New Mexico, Arizona and Nevada- which is how I spotted Jolyn Young’s true life story about what it’s like … Continue reading We’re Still Here by Jolyn Young (Cowboys, Cows & Cowgirls)
https://music.youtube.com/watch?v=Xv1Yx3eFnEg&feature=share I love this beautiful acoustic guitar play list. If you are a creative person just like I am, the key is to find out to flowing inspiration is to know in an intimate way what environment helps you create the best in yourself. Keep repeating it over and over again. What works for you will be different than anyone else. Things that inspire … Continue reading Relaxing Background Guitar Music & How Creating An Inspiring Environment by Paulette Motzko
https://music.youtube.com/watch?v=O1-4u9W-bns&feature=share I love this song and the video shows how you can triumph over adversity and you are the same no matter what. Also, it shows love can triumph over any set of circumstances. Awesome job #Jason Mraz! From one southern Californian to another who loves the palm tree studded Pacific Coast Highway. I can’t wait to go back and see my friend’s and the … Continue reading Watch “Jason Mraz – I Won’t Give Up [Official Music Video]” on YouTube
https://music.youtube.com/watch?v=dCvEgqePl84&feature=share This beautiful and serene video and soundtrack has water sounds on the music track with a solo harp. The photo slide show is of nature scenes. I hope this adds some beauty and joy on your lives today. Written and compiled by Paulette L Motzko Image photographed by Glenn Clayton. Photo Editing and Digital Arts by Paulette Motzko Copyright October 2016 Continue reading Watch “Relaxing Harp Music: Help You Enhance Your Life, Sleep, Meditation, Spa, Study | Instrumental Background Music ★49” on YouTube
“Look at a tree, a flower, a plant. Let your awareness rest upon it, How still they are, how deeply rooted in Being. Allow nature to teach you stillness.” Eckhart Tolle Image Photographed by Paulette L Motzko, PLM Studios Copyright October 2016 Continue reading Look at a tree, a flower, a plant. Let your awareness rest upon it. Eckhart Tolle
I wish people would simply put trash in a trash can and look at the sea and the ocean and river’s and streams and think of it as our marine life’s home. Water is also necessary for us to sustain life. By throwing trash and plastics and garbage in the sea, we are slowly but surely messing up one of our own most vital natural … Continue reading Plastics To Outweigh Fish if We Don’t Change Our Habits & Recycle More!
Images from Pinterest, authors unknown Compiled by Paulette Motzko Yoga Teacher Tell All – http://wp.me/p36wE2-Gj Continue reading Yoga Teacher Tell All & How Passion Fuels The Fire
TRAVELING – http://wp.me/p3RbwI-vj Continue reading Traveling -It Leaves You Speechless & Then Turns You Into a Storyteller – Haddons Musings
“Life is the dancer and you are the dance.” Eckhart Tolle I prefer to say “Life is a dance and you are a dancer.” – Paulette L Motzko Images from Pinterest, a variety of authors to be added later, many unknown. Compiled by Paulette Motzko October 10th, 2016 5:38 p.m. Continue reading Life is the dancer and you are the dance. – Eckhart Tolle
This all began with me sharing a beautiful Chinese Proverb late in the day and having Jennie Fitzkee, who is a teacher, writer and blogger and wonderful human being comment on how wonderful it was can I share the proverb. See it said that through me I made the proverb brand new again. And I told her that I had never heard it before so … Continue reading Sharing Stellar Ideas Like Monarch Butterflies Flying From My Hands to The World by Paulette L Motzko
As I was reading the inside forward of the first of the series of Chicken Soup for the Soul books by Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen, I spotted this beautiful Chinese proverb which I will share with you because it’s enlightening in so many ways and it shows how we’re all connected on this planet and one thing has a chain reaction. If there … Continue reading Beautiful Chinese Proverb
“When my life is over, I want to be splattered with mud from head to toe as I take that last ball through the goal posts.” ” I want to know and feel like I’ve been there, and then that. I want to have slipped and slid across every stretch of our adventure – field planet. – Patricia Lorenz, From her fantastic book called “Positive … Continue reading ” When my life is over, I want to be splattered with mud from head to toe as I kick that last ball through the goal posts.”- Patricia Lorenz
Image photographed and created by Paulette Motzko Copyright 2015 October 8th, 2016 10:33 a.m. Continue reading Be like a perennial flower that grows & comes back each year, more colorful than before. – Paulette L Motzko
Above image created by Paulette Motzko, Copyright September 2016 Photograph of Paulette Motzko taken by my manager friend who works at Blueberry Hill- when I first moved to Las Vegas. The background image was photographed by me in Vista, CA as I was walking down the street to go to the Vista Library and I loved the shapes of the leaves on the trees there. … Continue reading Paulette Motzko Welcome’s Cooler Days in The High Desert
And I needed a better telephoto mirrored lense to capture extraordinary phenomenon’s like this…and I am buying one today with a tripod and waterproof travel case so I will be able to immortalize nature’s visual gifts. Once you look at the world through the eyes of a writer and photographer, it will never look the same! The world looks more beautiful and more interesting. Inspirational … Continue reading I didn’t know I was looking at a Harvest Moon last night. I only knew it was beautiful.
Image from Pinterest Compiled by Paulette Motzko July 17th, 2016 at 10:40 p.m. Continue reading When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive – to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love
When was the last time that you looked up in the sky and saw something beautiful, and you knew that there was a God who made it all? You knew that the same God that made that sun rise or sun set made you as extraordinary too. That Omnipotent Presence speaks through Nature to me. Everyday there occasions where if you look, you’ll be able … Continue reading Make a wish on a full moon for all things wonderful. – Paulette L Motzko
All images photographed and Digital Arts by Paulette L Motzko, PLM Studios Copyright August 2016 Continue reading The Venetian Trio at The Venetian: An Extraordinarily Talented Trio-Painted High Definition Pictures by PLM Studios
This is a work-in-progress folks. I’m still going through photographs that were my mother’s and taking pictures of them one by one and adding them to this post. After all the pictures are added then I’ll add text to it. Rather than not publish it and keep it private like I had, I thought I would just Post-it and let you guys enjoy it while … Continue reading Paulette Le Pore Motzko: A Pictorial Story Through The Years
This place is absolutely fabulous! From our tantalizing appetizer of caprese insalata and French bread with dipped in a sweet Balsamic vinegar and extra Virgin olive oil, to my main course of ravioli brasato -the flavors sung on my taste buds sweeter than the opera singers sang in St. Mark’s Square! Written and compiled by – Paulette Le Pore Motzko Images with Paulette Motzko in … Continue reading At The Otto Enoteca Pizzeria at The Venetian
I was a caregiver for my sweet mother Ramona Lea Le Pore who on the last decade of her life was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. My sister in law contacted me to yell me mom has a tumor on her kidney and is now dying. I knew the time would come when mom would leave this earth and touch the face of God, being reunited … Continue reading My Mother is Dying But Her Spirit Lives Through Me
Moments of Meditation “Sometimes in life , we don’t know where we’re going … We keep going anyway”… Just as my dear friend Theresa said in her her quote, sometimes we don’t know really what we’re doing but we learn as we go along. Have you ever done that in life? No sooner do you feel like you’re flying by the seat of your pants … Continue reading Moments of Meditation: Sometimes in life, we don’t know where we’re going…
Julianna Snow’s Light will never ever grow dim. I am saddened that the world will not be graced by her presence any longer. For never having met her, she touched my heart and soul in a way nobody has.” – Paulette L Motzko June 21st, 2016 at 8:37 p.m. Love, not pity, was 5-year-old Julianna’s lesson http://www.cnn.com/2016/06/21/health/heaven-over-hospital-julianna-snow-reflections/index.html Paulette Motzko author/blogger at The Red Rock Resort … Continue reading Love, not pity, was 5-year-old Julianna Yuri Snow’s lesson
Feel free to share this post on your blog too to continue the chain of support! I also shared a CNN story that takes people to a page where they can donate blood and other resources. Paulette Motzko Image created by Paulette Motzko, PLM Studios, Las Vegas, NV June 13th, 2016 at 1:43 p.m. Continue reading LOVE Sent to the Families and Friends of the Young LGBT Murder Victims in Orlando, Florida from Paulette Motzko
Surround yourself with beautiful things, intelligent people with Integrity who have beautiful souls, an appreciation of art, music, classic literature, the culinary arts , interesting people, exploring new and unique places…. …. and you’ll never be bored as long as you live. You’ll stay young forever because you’re always regenerating and charging your battery, empowering your soul….along with your smartphone! Make sure you take time … Continue reading Surround yourself with beautiful things, an appreciation for the arts and genuine people with integrity with beautiful souls. – P.L. Motzko
Photography by Leonardo Valencia Photo Editing by Paulette Motzko Copyright May 29th, 2016 VALENCIA MOTZKO INC. Haiku by Paulette Motzko Continue reading The sunlight shimmers over the green mountain peaks greeting us with joy.
Image written and created by Paulette L Motzko Copyright 2016 April 30, 2016 9:12 p.m. Continue reading They’re always beautiful things to see, even in your worst days. Look around you….
I learn many things new through the course of my day everyday. I have always had an unquenchable thirst for knowledge, even since I was a small child at 4 years old, learning to read, and then learning phonetics. I learned the meanings of the prefixes and suffixes when I was 6 years old. I learned the value of a book and the extraordinary concepts … Continue reading Google Talk The Global Translation Chat App & & Paulette Motzko’s Thrill of Discovery
Image photographed by Nick Belman, Photo Editing and Graphic Arts by Paulette L Motzko, PLM Studios, Las Vegas, NV Copyright April 2016 Paulette Motzko April 24th, 2016 11:47 a.m. Continue reading A Picture Speaks A Thousand Words
Photography by Paulette Motzko PLM Studios, Las Vegas Nevada Copyright April 2016 Continue reading Watch “Stop saying “I Want”, and start saying “I Have!” (Law of Attraction)” on YouTube
Freak accident on highway results in this … http://www.cnn.com/videos/us/2016/04/06/bald-eagle-hits-truck-on-highway-pkg.komo A heartwarming but sad story. God bless the sweet truck driver Gary Jorganson who found the eagle and tried to keep it safe. You are a truly blessed individual. Paulette Le Pore Motzko Shared from CNN News by Paulette Motzko. April 6th, 2016 April 6th, 2016 11:18 a.m Continue reading Freak accident on highway results in this …
This is on the inside cover of a book that I carry around with me every day and say certain portions of it that I’ve marked with a Post-It notes called “Handle with Prayer” by Alan Cohen. I found my copy for a dollar fifty at a book sale in a Friends of The Library sale in southern California, with coffee stains all over the … Continue reading Prayer is not the overcoming of God’s reluctance, but the taking hold of God’s willingness. Phillip Brooks
My strength did not come from lifting weights. My strength came from lifting myself up and I was knocked down. This is my favorite one of the year end of last year because that’s exactly what I did in my life over the last year. It has been, and will continue to be probably my most positively transformative year in my life. It has also … Continue reading My strength did not come from lifting weights…..
This is part of an extraordinary essay written by Sasha Sagan, Carl Sagan’s daughter. In her very eloquent, extraordinary writing her brilliant parents passed on their intelligence to her as an everlasting gift. She sees the world as I do- which is we are all connected on this planet, and what counts is the present, because that is all we are guaranteed. The more we … Continue reading Quote of the Day From Sasha Sagan, Carl Sagan’s Daughter
This is my jam: The Cello Song by Steven Sharp Nelson on The Piano Guys Radio ♫ #iHeartRadio #NowPlaying http://www.iheart.com/artist/Steven-Sharp-Nelson-443705/songs/The-Cello-Song-13773056?campid=android_share Continue reading Steven Sharp Nelson Playing The Cello Song…Serenading You In The Late Afternoon
This is my jam: To Love You More by Lucia Micarelli on The Piano Guys Radio ♫ #iHeartRadio #NowPlaying http://www.iheart.com/artist/Lucia-Micarelli-59452/songs/To-Love-You-More-1057564?campid=android_share Lucia Micarelli violin was blessed by angels I think and God gave her an extraordinary musical gift. Paulette L Motzko Continue reading “To Love You More” by Lucia Micarelli Can Make Her Violin Sing
Consider The Lilies by Julie Barrios at https://abide.is/prayer/25stw4 on #abideis Here is a beautiful Christian Meditation I just prayed and meditated with I wanted to share with my many Christian readers from ABIDE. May you all have blessed and beautiful night. Here is a beautiful wallpaper (literally) I selected for all my readers, viewers and followers from Zedge. Paulette L Motzko March 24th, 2015 Midnight Continue reading Consider The Lilies of the Field
This is my jam: Silent Night by Stevie Nicks Christmas Lites ♫ #iHeartRadio #NowPlaying http://www.iheart.com/live/4596?cmp=android_share Now it is December 23rd, 2014 and it is my first Christmas here in Nevada and even though there is no Christmas tree or presents around it, I am living inside my biggest gift of all…my place and just the peace of knowing it is mine ….. And I can … Continue reading Silent Night by Stevie Nicks and May You Have a Holy & Blessed Night
Photography by Leonardo Valencia Photo Editing & Graphic Design by Paulette Motzko Copyright December 2014 Photos of The Wynn Hotel & Casino, Fashion Show Mall, The Most Holy Redeemer Catholic Shrine by Paulette L Motzko Photo of Paulette Motzko by Thomas Wojiensky Copyright November 2014 Photo Editing & Graphic Design by Paulette L Motzko “Get Inspired” Photo Badge Promo for Totally Inspired Mind by Paulette … Continue reading 3 Days 10 Hours Until Christmas…May It Be BLESSED!
My church lies in the sea and I am part of each wave that sings it’s Sea Song. My church lies in the sea and the sea gulls are the choir. The stained glass windows consist of multi-colored skies and the billowing clouds are the angels looking peacefully downward on me… Seeming to Guide Me…. All is well by the sea and as I walk … Continue reading My Church Lies in the Sea by Paulette Le Pore Motzko
May 17th 2013 Unexpected Pleasures in the Middle of Late Afternoon… I thought I was going to do work today at one of my favorite shopping, eating, networking and writing places-The Whole Foods Market at Bella Terra. I walked through the door and heard some jazz music playing and I knew it wasn’t played over the speakers but was coming from the far corner by … Continue reading Unexpected Pleasures in the Middle of Late Afternoon
It may be my last time to see my pier before I head back on the Greyhound bus to see my favorite places again…before heading to Tucson, AZ to embark on a brand new life, people, friends and surroundings. Paulette Le Pore Motzko Continue reading Main Street Surf City, USA at Dusk (March 23, 2013)
One of the views from the patio of a restaurant I was in two years ago at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas, NV, USA. I want to go back there and this time, take my computer and enjoy some peace and solitude and just listen……to the waterfall coming down and feel the mist on my face. It was so wonderful there. Can you see … Continue reading Beautiful Back Drop Waterfall at The Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA