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Confronting our problems...

Tuesday, May 05, 2015      5 comments

All problems become smaller if you don't dodge them, but confront them. Touch a thistle timidly, and it pricks you; grasp it boldly and its spines crumble.- William S. Halsey Our worst fears are typically (and thankfully) the ones that nev... Read more

New Beginnings...

Monday, May 04, 2015      3 comments

Much as we may wish to make a new beginning, some part of us resists doing so as though we were making the first step toward disaster.- William Bridges At times most of us are frightened about taking the first step on a new path, no matter ... Read more

Joyce Meyer

Sunday, May 03, 2015      3 comments

God is with you, and He'll help you make spiritual progress--strengthening and encouraging you to keep on keeping on during rough times. It's easy to quit, but it takes faith to press on to victory. -Joyce Meyer Another great reminder f... Read more

Forget

Saturday, May 02, 2015      2 comments

Forget past mistakes. Forget failure. Forget everything exc.-ept what you're going to do from this point forward. -Anon This is a simple reminder that we should never permit our past to dictate our here and now. Blessings!... Read more

Corrie Ten Boom

Friday, May 01, 2015      4 comments

When a train goes through a tunnel and it gets dark, you don't throw away the ticket and jump off. You sit still and trust the engineer. -Corrie Ten Boom A great quote from a great woman! Just a reminder for each of us to stay strong and ... Read more

God's love and blessings.

Thursday, April 30, 2015      6 comments

Today will be a day filled with mixed blessings, as I attend the funeral of the infant daughter of two of my former students. It is a privilege to be able to attend this event to express my condolences and offer them some love and support, alth... Read more

Courage

Wednesday, April 29, 2015      3 comments

One man with courage makes a majority.- Andrew Jackson This reminded me that even when I feel like I'm standing alone I must still stand... stand up for what is right and good.. Blessings.... Read more

Living life.

Tuesday, April 28, 2015      6 comments

If you let fear of consequence prevent you from following your deepest instinct, then your life will be safe, expedient and thin.-Katharine Butler Hathaway. Sometimes we permit fear from letting us truly move forward, let's pledge to truly ... Read more

A little quote.

Monday, April 27, 2015      7 comments

Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no ones definition of your life; define yourself.-Harvey Fierstein Love this one! A great reminder for each of us. Blessings!... Read more

Prayers for Nepal.

Sunday, April 26, 2015      5 comments

Do what you can, with what you have, where you are. Theodore Roosevelt Yesterday's earthquake in Nepal reminded of me of the importance for each of us to do what we can to help others no matter how small or large our efforts are. Of cour... Read more

Saturday!!!

Saturday, April 25, 2015      5 comments

This morning my husband and I are heading to Arkansas to visit some flea markets and lovely little towns like Mamouth Springs and Hardy! Just the two of us for a nice little day tripping! Hopefully the rain will hold off and we'll be able to ... Read more

Short and Sweet!

Friday, April 24, 2015      6 comments

Remember: God Loves You, He Desires for us to Love One Another and to Love Ourselves...He Made Us, We are a Lovely People in His Eyes. Love this one!!! ... Read more

Vince Lombardi quote...

Thursday, April 23, 2015      7 comments

Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.- Vince Lombardi! What a great reminder for each of us and we work through our days.... not perfection should we strive, but excellence! Blessings to each... Read more

Daughter's Anniversary

Wednesday, April 22, 2015      8 comments

Today our daughter and her husband will mark their 9th wedding anniversary! They are beautiful couple and I am so proud of the home and lives they have and are creating for themselves and their two little ones! What a blessing they are to our ... Read more

Mother Teresa

Tuesday, April 21, 2015      8 comments

To keep a lamp burning we have to keep putting oil in it.- Mother Teresa How true is this? This reminds me to feed/nourish both my physical body and my spiritual body. Have a blessed day!... Read more


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