The tragedy of life doesn't lie in not reaching your goal. The tragedy lies in having no goal to reach. It isn't a calamity to die with dreams unfulfilled, but it is a calamity not to dream." -Benjamin Elijah Mays... Read more
Today is graduation practice for our seniors, which is always a time of great excitement for them, as they prepare for their big day. It's also a bittersweet time for me, as I watch these young people prepare for the next step in their futures.... Read more
I LOVE teaching and being a senior sponsor, but am also ready for the 2011-2012 school year to be a wrap, which is going to happen in just a few days! Today I need to put on my running shoes and head out the door for a senior trip to Six Flags.... Read more
It's the perfect gift. A Hug! ...It's not too big and it's not too small, one size fits all and no one complains if you return it. A Hug...Give one today.
I'm a hugger so this quote is absolutely perfect for me... I believe we can all benef... Read more
The only thing you really own in life is your attitude.- Sparkpeople's Samantha
I like this... as it reminds me that no matter what happens I am still responsible for MY attitude!!!
Have a great day!... Read more
Today, I'm pausing to honor the memory of my brother Raymond Alexander Frank on the day of his birth! He was several years older than me and always a military man. He was a member of the Night Stalkers and LOVED being a soldier. He was (and i... Read more
Here are a couple of pictures of Anderson Wallace... he's just started smiling and laughing, so you know how much fun I'm having. The second photo shows Bennett Wayne, who is almost 4. He and I did a little swimming last night! :
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I have a wonderful life and love wearing all the different hats that make my life what it is... but am so excited about today and the rest of the week, when the only hat I will be wearing is my most important GRANDMA hat.... as I spend time with... Read more
"Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence."- Calvin Coolidge
This little quote really hits home for me, as I know it's my persistence that has helped me to shed almost 100 pounds... now I need to kick it back into gear, so th... Read more
I'm having a hard time shaking the sadness I'm feeling for my former student and her family who lost her baby girl to SIDS this week. I know (and believe) that God has a plan, but to know how much pain this family is and will be enduring just b... Read more