Bid good riddance to being unhappy, disillusioned and mundane! Through the stories of strangers as well as her own experiences and insights, Judi Ronco's book, Journey Across the Smiles, brings to light how easy it is to switch things up and give your life a megadose of joy, satisfaction, and enthusiasm!What began as a cross-country adventure to visit waterfalls evolved into a spectacular three-year journey of discovery that revealed the snowball effect of a simple positive thought.Judi began asking perfect strangers to share something good about their lives. To her amazement, their responses were chock full of delicious inspiration that helped unveil a powerful truth. You can seize opportunities to CHOOSE a thought in any given moment that feels better than one that is robbing you of the quality of life you deserve. Stories of simple pleasures and grand achievements, struggles that were overcome, dreams and visions, and appreciation for all of life make this enchanting book a breath of fresh air. With each story you read, you will see more clearly how:- perspective directly effects the nectar available in any situation- awareness of your thoughts and feelings can be your best friend- seeing life with 'fresh eyes' can be a catalyst for self-empowerment- a 'peek' into another's experience can be utterly enlightening- gratitude can alter the way life shows up for you In addition to the impactful stories throughout the book, Judi Ronco invites you to get fired up about moving forward in profound, yet lighthearted ways. In the final section of Journey Across the Smiles, she offers a variety of practical and inspirational tips, fun activities, and reflections. Once you realize the power you have, your great-feeling life will continue to expand and flourish beyond your wildest dreams!