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Coffee, Christmas lights, Christmas Movies and Christmas cards..

Sunday, December 21, 2014      0 comments

Yesterday I started my morning with coffee, Christmas lights, Christmas movies and Christmas cards... today is starting the same! For some it is a bit late to be starting Christmas cards, but for me it has become a tradition... as soon as scho... Read more

Update on my former student.

Saturday, December 20, 2014      3 comments

So happy to report that Rachel's platelet count was up to 14,000 today! She's been in the hospital for two weeks.. yesterday they were down to 4,000 so she received yet another transfusion! Prayers are being answered! If her platelets continu... Read more

Life management...

Friday, December 19, 2014      3 comments

Manage your life. Don't let your life manage you.- Anon How true is this? Sometimes I get so caught up in the "here and now" I forget to look at the BIG picture... often time to leading to undo stress... it's all about management...and ... Read more

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Thursday, December 18, 2014      6 comments

What you do speaks so loudly I cannot hear what you say.-Ralph Waldo Emerson Such a great quote and oh so true for all of us, but especially those who work with young people.. Our students are always looking to us see if what we're doing... Read more

Pope John Paul II Quote

Wednesday, December 17, 2014      3 comments

To maintain a joyful family requires much from both the parents and the children. Each member of the family has to become, in a special way, the servant of the others. Pope John Paul II As I reflected on this quote, I realized just how mu... Read more

How busy?

Tuesday, December 16, 2014      3 comments

The essential question is not, How busy are you? but What are you busy at? Oprah Winfrey This quote hit me hard when I read it... I am constantly busy BUT is what I'm busy at what's important? Definitely caused me pause for reflection, w... Read more


Monday, December 15, 2014      4 comments

Blessings are not always delivered as we expect, but as they will serve us.- Anon How true is this? Often times I miss a blessing because I fail to see it for what it is. The wonder of this season has me stopping and reflecting on all the... Read more

God and Gratitude

Sunday, December 14, 2014      5 comments

Our God is not made of stone. His heart is the most sensitive and tender of all. No act goes unnoticed, no matter how insignificant or small. A cup of cold water is enough to put tears in the eyes of God. God celebrates our feeble expressions of... Read more

Updates on Prayer Requests...

Saturday, December 13, 2014      4 comments

I'd like to thank everyone for their prayers on behalf of both my former student, who is dealing with a serious illness, and my son who continues to battle drug addiction. The young lady is still in the hospital in St. Louis, it looks like s... Read more

Perfection quote...

Friday, December 12, 2014      5 comments

Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence. Vince Lombardi I like this as it reminds me that I can strive for excellence without the fear of not being perfect! Blessings!... Read more

Truth from Joyce

Thursday, December 11, 2014      4 comments

When you're having personal problems, the best thing you can do is trust God and go be a blessing to somebody else.-Joyce Meyer This is so true in my life! How about yours? Blessings my friends!... Read more

On the way down...

Wednesday, December 10, 2014      6 comments

I'm proud to say I'm back on track with my weight loss! I have to admit that I've gained way too many pounds... and finally decided enough is enough.... As of this morning, I've shed fifteen of those pounds... still to have quite a bit to go to... Read more

Prayer Request.

Tuesday, December 09, 2014      5 comments

Requesting prayers for a young lady in our community, who is also a former student of mine, she is battling a serious illness involving blood and platelets. This illness first occurred when she was in my fifth grade class, and the fight was a t... Read more

Busy Monday!!

Monday, December 08, 2014      3 comments

Getting ready to head off to school! I like being there early, gives me time to prepare for the day! Today is going to be a busy one! It's Classic Connection Monday, which means I get to read a book or excerpt from a book that would be consid... Read more

Walt Disney

Sunday, December 07, 2014      2 comments

We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths. -Walt Disney Love this one... so true!!!... Read more

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