God’s Plan For You

Plans For You – 5 by Joanna Quintrell at https://abide.is/prayer/bb7vu3 on #abideis Any Christian can say this and meditate upon this. ABIDE is a free app that you can access from your smartphone. Will all need to balance our spiritual life, no matter what situation you may be in. Even if you’re a Buddhist, if you are Native American, if you are Jewish, if you … Continue reading God’s Plan For You

A Great Point That George Clooney Said…

In “Points To Ponder” in the latest Reader’s Digest February 2014 issue George Clooney said, reprinted from Esquire Magazine: “The president and I (were talking to guests at a fund-raiser), and they’re holding their smartphone cameras up…And I said to the president, “You know, the oddest thing about what’s happening right now is that we’ve stopped living our lives, and we’re just recording them.” Image … Continue reading A Great Point That George Clooney Said…

One must maintain a little bit of summer, even in the middle of winter. – Henry David Thoreau

“One must maintain a little bit of summer, even in the middle of winter.” – Henry David Thoreau Photography by Paulette L. Motzko, Fushia Bouganvillia blooming in the summer heat. Photography by Paulette L. Motzko, Ingredients for Caprese Ciabatta Sandwich with organic heirloom tomatoes and fresh organic basil that is at its peak in the summertime. Romaine hearts salad with mandarin orange slices and sesame … Continue reading One must maintain a little bit of summer, even in the middle of winter. – Henry David Thoreau

CDT 2014 – Sara an Amazing, Courageous and Inspiring Young Lady!

The three photos after this story were Sara’s and I fell in love with the poignant quotes on the photos and the beautiful scenery in the photo. I had no idea that Sara was facing living with melanoma, and traumatic brain injury, but her words are filled with life and the living and of hope. I couldn’t resist sharing her story with you. Paulette Le … Continue reading CDT 2014 – Sara an Amazing, Courageous and Inspiring Young Lady!

Keep Youth Inside Your Pocket Like You’re Holding Tinkerbell

Keep Youth Inside You Like You Are Holding Tinker Bell The photo here was taken at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada nearly two years ago come August. It doesn’t feel like it, but I remember how in awe I was when I walked in and saw the beautiful displays they created there. It was worth the work they put into it setting it … Continue reading Keep Youth Inside Your Pocket Like You’re Holding Tinkerbell

There are Four Important Words In Life….

I live by a credo that if you don’t have integrity you really don’t have anything, or more aptly put-you aren’t anything! Lots of people claim they are successful, but if you aren’t a good person, you are missing the DNA of a human being’s soul. Love, Honesty, Truth and Respect for Others are key to living a good and rewarding life and allowing others … Continue reading There are Four Important Words In Life….

The Happiest People Don’t Have The Best of Everything

They Just Make the Best of Everything. It is all in perspective ya know folks! Your view on life is your single biggest asset you have. Remove the people who drag you down and only associate with positive people who have the same morals you do. There is no use being around anything less than that. After all, who you avoid is just as important … Continue reading The Happiest People Don’t Have The Best of Everything

Creating Balance In Your Life

Creating Balance in Your Life Written by Paulette Le Pore Motzko Copyright January 7th-8th, 2013 This piece is dedicated to my friend Frank and Ed and myself and all the workaholics who don’t take enough time out for themselves and for smiling and creating that simple thing called JOY in their lives. Life doesn’t last forever and along with working, we need time to take … Continue reading Creating Balance In Your Life

The Dash or If We Could Just Slow Down Enough…

I have a good friend who is an eye surgeon named “Dr. Margaret” and she gives me special sayings, stories and vignettes that mean the world to her and she likes to pass the kindness my way. I had a little stack of them in my prayer book as a book mark and thought I would share this one with my readers. I hope you … Continue reading The Dash or If We Could Just Slow Down Enough…

Paulette Le Pore Motzko’s Philosophy on Living

Paulette Le Pore Motzko by the Huntington Beach pier, a favorite place of hers. Photography by Jackie Teeple at Two-Eight Photography     “Try to leave the place a little better that you came from: Coffee shop, bus stop, talking to someone, or giving a new piece of information that would help someone. If you see something that needs doing, just do it. Every hello … Continue reading Paulette Le Pore Motzko’s Philosophy on Living