I created Pawsitive Affirmations because not only do I adore animals and believe that from them we can learn lessons about life, but also because I’ve had countless unique encounters with them. For whatever reason, I seem to attract feral and wild animals — both seem to feel quite comfortable with landing on [...]

Weekly Pawsitivity: 17 October 2014





Sometimes we just know that we’re peas who came from the same pod or kittens who came from the same box. 


And, no matter if one of us is plucked to a different home, our connection won’t be gone. Instead, the distance [...]

Weekly Pawsitivity: 10 October 2014



Sometimes it’s shocking to realize that not everyone is meant to be in my life for the long run—that a person is only meant to be with me for a period of time. 

Some people are meant to pass in, and then pass right back out.   

Learn the [...]

Weekly Pawsitivity: 28 August 2014



     They say that change takes time.   

But, that type of change is usually within our control.   

The change that is out of our control usually happens in an instant.         

  Though it may be difficult to see, within these instances of “no control” our [...]

Weekly Pawsitivity: 21 August 2014




  There are times in life when the most chill among us can feel confined.  

  And when feeling confined, a simple shift in thinking reminds us that freedom is always within reach.

  In fact, the coolest of cats know that freedom is usually [...]

Weekly Pawsitivity: 09 July 2014




Life is what happens while you’re planning! 

So, prepare to be unprepared. 


Important information from Arabella and the Pawsitivity Pawsee:   

Five weeks ago while my husband and I were busy planning – we were surprised by our sweet baby boy, [...]

Weekly Pawsitivity: 05 June 2014






Sometimes when we’re starting something new we can frequently feel less than sure-footed. 


At these times, I remind myself that with each little step I take the more sure I become.   


And then I [...]

Weekly Pawsitivity: 07 May 2014


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When we’re working towards dreams, goals or desires, we’re often unable to see all of the steps ahead of us.

This is normal.

I repeat, this is normal!

At these times, I remember to trust that I am not alone and that I’m [...]