We live in a world full of hurting people. For one reason or another, many walk around with chains around their necks, bound by emotional and/or physical pain. For many life seems to be taking more than it's giving. For them it gets harder and harder to hold their head up, and they start "wondering … Continue reading Kindness: Pay it Forward
Life is full of decisions. What am I gonna eat? What am I gonna wear? Where are we going? What should I watch on TV? The list goes on and on. We are all asked to make hundreds of decisions everyday, and hopefully we make the right choice... at least some of the time. Some … Continue reading Decisions, Decisions: Doing what’s best for you!
I remember, when I was young, sitting on the steps of my Aunt Susie's front porch with her. As cars would go by, she'd almost always tell me there goes "so and so" or that's "such and such". She seemed to know everyone that passed by. Then she'd tell me a story about the person … Continue reading Reminiscing and Remembering
"Stay the course": A phrase used in the context of a war or battle meaning to pursue a goal regardless of any obstacles or criticism. Many of us have goals in life. For each of us there's probably a thousand different things. For some it may be visiting another country. For others it may be … Continue reading Stay the course
This one makes me sad. This one makes me angry. This one gives me hope. This one has to be said. I've been a lot in things my life. I've been to a lot of places, and I've seen a lot things. I've gotten excited about some of them. I've decided that's what I'm going … Continue reading Facing the Truth
The word secret, by definition, means something that is kept, or meant to be kept, unknown or unseen by others. Some synonyms of secret are unrevealed, undisclosed, concealed and hidden. I think some, if not all, of us had a secret spot as a child where we would go just to be alone and dream. … Continue reading Secret Places
We all need a minute every now and then. Right? I mean life these days, it's busy. I don't care who you are or where you live, life moves at a pace that's hard to keep up with, especially if you are exhausted and burned out. You need time for you. You and only you. … Continue reading Take a “Me” time out!