the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already
know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.” – Steve Jobs
Copyright Beth Parker Art 2013
Little White Puppy
What a face! Don’t you just love
puppies? They smell and feel so wonderful when you cuddle them. I’m
getting such a late start today. I’ve already had several people in
here and the time just flew! How did it get to be 10:00 already?
About Steve Jobs
Jobs, the American computer pioneer who cofounded Apple, was known for
his intensity, his brashness, and his focus on elegant design. He was
born in 1955 in San Francisco. At age 21, he and Steve Wozniac built the
first Apple computer in his garage. Its successor, the Macintosh,
introduced the mouse. After Jobs was ousted from Apple, he bought Pixar
Animation, creator of Toy Story and Finding Nemo. On his
return to Apple, he introduced the iMac and iPod, restoring the
company’s luster, then went on to introduce the widely successful iPhone
and iPad product lines. He died in 2011 due to complications from
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My Attitude is Infectious
Five days a week, I post positive quotes that can change the course of your day. They are quotes that make you feel good.
A lot of people enjoy sharing these tidbits with the people around them. I also post a little piece of myself through my art. I usually paint in a colorful, happy style.
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I recently discovered a wonderful lady, and I wanted to share. Sally Evans has a great site, Embracing Creativity. She has a whole lot of wonderful ideas, but one I subscribed to is her Gratitude Journal. I love getting these emails every day! As a way to help remind you to be grateful for what you do have in your life, and expanding your focus for more good to come, Sally Evans has created a daily gratitude journal reminder. You will receive a short email quote on gratitude and a reminder to write 5 things in your gratitude journal every day for 31 days. It helps you to establish the habit to make room for more joy in your life! To sign up, simply click here