Herb Alpert: Come Fly with Me

Image from his album Come Fly With Me. I am not stealing it but promoting your album. http://www.allaboutjazz.com/herb-alpert-come-fly-with-me-herb-alpert-by-nicholas-f-mondello.php?width=360 Herb Albert is probably one of the first artists I was crazy about with the Tijuana Brass. I remember dancing over and over to “Taste of Honey”, which broke records as the number one song on Billboard more than once.  If I am in a “blah mood”, … Continue reading Herb Alpert: Come Fly with Me

Don’t let the music in your soul die. Let the music play on until the song of life is in its last measure. – Paulette Le Pore Motzko

The two wallpapers for your smart phones were hand selected by Paulette Motzko from Zedge. My best friend in Las Vegas came to my place last night and we had a dinner of Chicken Tortellini Soup and crackers and enjoyed some flan for dessert. He had brought his classical guitar and played some pieces he wrote; it was the first time I ever heard him … Continue reading Don’t let the music in your soul die. Let the music play on until the song of life is in its last measure. – Paulette Le Pore Motzko

Paulette Motzko Sends Good Karma to Each & Every One of Her 1,413 Followers

Thank you to all of the many readers and viewers who tune in and read the carefully chosen and selected words on Totally Inspired Mind: Where Positive Minds Congregate. The stats goes as such: 2, 721 posts varying in topics in 245 categories, and 2003 tags. And speaking of Karma or “what goes around comes around”, as my Nanny said… I wish you the same … Continue reading Paulette Motzko Sends Good Karma to Each & Every One of Her 1,413 Followers

“That living word awakened my soul, gave it light, hope, joy, set it free!” – Helen Keller, From her book called “The Story of My Life.”

I have been doing something I enjoy far more than going to Disneyland, and much cheaper by far, perusing the many shelves of the philosophy section, cooking section and lastly the biography section of the library. I asked the two librarians what books they had in stock here and checked out Helen Keller’s classic “The Story of My Life” I have read before but continue … Continue reading “That living word awakened my soul, gave it light, hope, joy, set it free!” – Helen Keller, From her book called “The Story of My Life.”

Gratitude is the inspiration of heaven’s most medlodious anthems. Its fruit is joy in the time of mourning, courage in the day of despondency, security, in the hour of loneliness, peace in the midst of battle, and satisfaction in spiritual or physical famine. – Dorothy Kelley Patterson

Photograph by Paulette L. Motzko Photography January 2014 Continue reading Gratitude is the inspiration of heaven’s most medlodious anthems. Its fruit is joy in the time of mourning, courage in the day of despondency, security, in the hour of loneliness, peace in the midst of battle, and satisfaction in spiritual or physical famine. – Dorothy Kelley Patterson

If you aren’t adding joy to a person’s life, what are you adding to it?

Here is the question of the day: If you aren’t adding joy to a person’s life, then what are you adding? If you aren’t helping empower someone, what are you doing in their life? Think about the people you know. Think about the people you call friends. When was the last time you did something for one of them, for no good reason, just because … Continue reading If you aren’t adding joy to a person’s life, what are you adding to it?

Christmas Decorating Using What You Have

http://www.bhg.com/christmas/indoor-decorating/christmas-decorating-using-what-you-have/#page=21 Here are some great ideas from Better Homes and Gardens Magazine that will make your home more festive and beautiful and inviting. You can put most of these inventive projects together with few materials that are all budget friendly too! Paulette Le Pore Motzko December 5th, 2013 11:10 a.m. Continue reading Christmas Decorating Using What You Have

How Can You Add JOY To Other People’s Holiday & Your Holiday Season Too?

Image from Scrapbooksteals.com on found on Pinterest Written by Paulette Le Pore Motzko Copyright December 1st, 2013 As I was frantically working on adding content I wrote for a client on a web site I created (due to not having my computer all week, due to viruses detected on it that are now fixed along with Norton Antivirus and Carbonite)…I had my mind on work … Continue reading How Can You Add JOY To Other People’s Holiday & Your Holiday Season Too?

No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it. Helen Keller

“No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.” – Helen Keller I get so much joy doing things for other people. It always turns my days from lackluster to warm and wonderful. I can almost feel a light turn on inside me when I know something I did was just what that person that day. when was the last time you did … Continue reading No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it. Helen Keller

Unexpected Pleasures in the Middle of Late Afternoon

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

Prayer is a Cry of Gratitude and Love in the Midst of Trial and Joy

That quote came from a saint I am was named after when I was confirmed in 2001-Therese. She promised to shower roses from the Throne of God for anyone who prayed for her intercession to God. I don’t understand it but I have many roses I have found-where no roses grow-after praying the Chaplet of St. Therese. Then again, we don’t have to understand everything. … Continue reading Prayer is a Cry of Gratitude and Love in the Midst of Trial and Joy

“Christmas isn’t One Day of the Year, But About Loving Others in Act Word & Deed All Year

“Christmas isn’t about the gifts or the bows or the packages, but in the people you hold in your heart and long to hug and be around. Christmas is in friends that became family, plans, great times together and in giving to others and in realizing we are all connected on this planet with LOVE.”-Paulette Le Pore Motzko Paulette’s Mother </a My artist friend Terry, … Continue reading “Christmas isn’t One Day of the Year, But About Loving Others in Act Word & Deed All Year