Coffee, Christmas lights, Christmas Movies and Christmas cards..
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.
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
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
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
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
The essential question is not, How busy are you? but What are you busy at?
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
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
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...
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 is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.
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
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...
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
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
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
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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