I hope that it boosts joy and gives you a lift, full of color and filled with natural beauty.
5 Actions That I Do Everyday to Stay Better with A Chronic Illness
Routine has advantages. Routine makes a practice. A practice leads to becoming comfortable with the routine and finding the benefits of the practice.
Some Rules of the Rocky Road
Some Rules of the Rocky Road #MotivationMonday
Motivation, much like water, wind, and electricity can take you where you want to go. #MotivationMonday
Our 25th Wedding Anniversary!
Our 25th Wedding Anniversary! This is a tribute to my wife who has stood by me and behind me and made me a better person. #MotivationMonday
Fresh Eyes-Fresh Perspective
Often, we only see what we choose to see and not what can be or even what is. #MotivationMonday
Conversation with John Dahlem
Enjoy our conversation with a truly motivational man, mountain climber, John Dahlem, who does not have Parkinson’s disease but has messages that resonate with us all.
Let Kindness Prevail
Listen to your gut! Follow your heart! Train your brain! Let kindness prevail! #MotivationMonday
Proudest Accomplishments & Challenging Times
It seems like our proudest accomplishments come out of our most challenging times. #MotivationMonday
Sharing the Voice Newsletter
In this Fall newsletter, check out the links to upcoming community events, thoughtful conversations, Fall Photo gallery, and What to Watch.
The Inevitable Changes of Our Lives
The inevitable changes of our lives can come at the most unexpected and inconvenient times. It is the challenges of change that test our flexibility and resilience. #MotivationMonday
Meet John Ball
I think John is the perfect story to be the first person with Parkinson’s in our interviews as he shares his wisdom and indomitable spirit.
Cornucopia of Tools
There is a cornucopia of possible tools for people with Parkinson’s disease to discover. It takes an open mind, open heart, and a little faith. #MotivationMonday
Change is Imminent
Nothing is truly stationary in our lives. The reality is that change is imminent. #MotivationMonday
Are Our Past Experiences the Lessons for Our Future?
Time may not heal all wounds, for not all wounds are meant to heal. Scars can be helpful reminders of past experiences. #MotivationMonday
Parting of the Clouds
Even in the darkest of times, there are injections of light that temporarily part the clouds. #MotivationMonday
Illness teaches a whole new perspective on living. #MotivationMonday Chronic illness changes lives and forces those of us with conditions to realize how precious every single day is to us. We can appreciate what some may not see.
You are the Key to Your Growth
No fees, no contracts, just you! You are the key to your growth, your future, and whatever you consider to be a win. Your best investment is in yourself! No broker needed! #MotivationMonday @ASoftVoicePD
Learn to Lift Up Yourself
Before you take on the weight of the world, learn to lift up yourself! #MotivationMonday
Birthdays Are More Than Just Any Day!
Birthdays Are More Than Just Any Day! Birthdays are to be celebrated and treasured! #ThanfulThursday #ThoughtfulThursday
Making a choice!
Today’s Motivation Monday is on deciding to take charge of our lives. I am even asking you to make a decision. Had I chosen to believe that I was dealing with a chronic illness with no options, I would not be here thirty years later. I made a choice. #MotivationMonday
A Thought-Provoking Talk with Health Union’s CEO & Co-founder, Olivier Chateau
Watch a candid & inspiring conversation with CEO and co-founder of Health Union, Olivier Chateau. His exciting approach is novel, refreshing, and so insightful! Learn about how Health Union provides online communities and empowers people with chronic conditions.
Every Day is a Gift
Every day is a gift. What we do with that gift is potential for self-improvement and a better world. #MotivationMonday
A mistake is not a mistake, if we learn from it.
A mistake is not a mistake, if we learn from it. If we continue to be rigid and not make a change, then it may be a mistake. #MotivationMonday
To the Best of our Ability
Doing anything to the best of our ability is an achievement. #MotivationMonday
Fruits of our Labor
The fruits of our labor are rewarded far beyond monetary compensation. Good begets good. #MotivationMonday
Fresh Perspectives & Thoughtful Conversations page
We’ve consolidated all our interviews (video & written) on one page to make it easy for you to view the catalog of the ones we’ve done so far.
Talking with my Neurologist, Dr. Randolph Stephenson!
My latest talk with my Neurologist and Movement Disorder Specialist, Dr. Randolph Stephenson, is so much more than a patient, a care partner, and a neurologist having a chat.
Doing What is Best For You
When you are ill, it is not selfish to be focused on improving your health and healing. For you to be your best – do what is best for you, even if others do not understand. #MotivationMonday
Keep inspired! Amazing events are happening all around us – all the time. See the morning sunrise. Watch the night sky. Observe! #MotivationMonday