“She’s such a Pollyanna!”

“She’s such a Pollyanna!”

Have you ever noticed? Have you ever noticed that everything in life worth doing, is difficult? Have you ever noticed that for some of us, our mind automatically drifts to the negative instead of the positive? There are some people who cant even stand to be around positive people because its so foreign to them, [...]

A Year of Healing…

A Year of Healing…

A Year of Healing I love the following Buddhist Proverbs: When the student is ready, the teacher will appear. If we are facing in the right direction, all we have to do is keep on walking. Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment. [...]

Are you home alone?

Are you home alone?

I dont care what people say to make themselves feel better about being alone. Its lonely. Not only did God make us to be in community, he also created us to love and be loved. Thats just the way it is. There's a difference between being alone and being lonely. As Audrey Hepburn said: I [...]

Family Traditions…

Family Traditions…

Its that time of year. A time for reflection and Thanksgiving. If you check out my YouTube channel or Instagram, youll notice that Ive been busy baking sugar cookies. I used a maple leaf and acorn cookie cutter, and I just finished cleaning up the kitchen. The house smells so good right now. Mmmm I [...]

Warrior status has been confirmed…

Warrior status has been confirmed…

It seemed as if the longer she lived, the more was taken from her. Not gradually, as old age fell into the inevitable, but lobbed off in great chunks, the healthy branches sacrificed along with the frail. Shelly Noble, Beach Colors I look down at the great chunks of my life that have lobbed off [...]