Lets Play Ball...
In my May 19th blog, I mentioned that my Husband and I were playing softball for a coed church team. I was ecstatic about the idea of playing again because I love the game.
I discovered my love for softball one summer, at the age of ten, ... Read more
The Fourth of July is Almost Upon Us…
In 1776, the signing of the Declaration of Independence marked the beginning of this great country’s sanction for freedom. Despite the fact that most delegates actually signed and approved the Declaration on July 2, 1776; Congress debated and r... Read more
Find Your Passion
Find Your Passion
Anyone that has followed my blog knows that I have a passion for writing. I write because I have an inner need for expression and a deep- seeded desire to understand and to be understood. I write because I have the abili... Read more
I am discouraged but I will prevail !
1. The feeling of despair in the face of obstacles.
2. The act of discouraging: the state of being discouraged.
3. Something that discourages.
Discouragement…this is definitely a word that I h... Read more
Today I Write...
Lost, yesterday, somewhere between sunrise and sunset, two golden hours, each set with sixty diamond minutes. No reward is offered for they are gone forever.- Horace Mann
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“As a gardener, I am among those who believe that much of the evidence of God’s existence has been planted.”~ Robert Brault www.robertbrault.com
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“We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.” ~ Thomas Fuller, Gnomologia 1732
Some of you probably get sick of hearing it…”DRINK YOUR WATER!” But it is impor... Read more
Easter changes everything….
“Easter spells out beauty, the rare beauty of new life.” ~ S.D. Gordon
“The resurrection gives my life meaning and direction and the o... Read more
There are many thoughts behind the origin of April Fools Day, but according to the Encyclopedia of Religion and the Encyclopedia Britannica, the timing of this day of prank... Read more
Seeds of Success
The season of failure is the best time for sowing the seeds of success."~ Parmahansu Yogamonda
This morning, as I stepped on the scales...the music began to play, the con... Read more
Lessons in Perseverance
1. Steady persistence in adhering to a course of action, a belief, or a purpose; steadfastness.
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition copyright ©2000 by ... Read more
"The day the Lord created hope was probably the same day he created Spring." ~Bern Williams
Spring...a time for new beginnings, renewal, nourishment, and growth
The wor... Read more
It Wouldn't Be A Picnic Without The Ants
Life is a picnic, and I love a good picnic!
Yesterday began as many others. Upon awakening, I eagerly pulled back the handles of my sturdy, handmade, wicker basket to ... Read more
Your Shot of Inspiration For The Day
Maybe your feeling down? Maybe the wind has been knocked from your sails? Maybe you're questioning your journey? Or maybe you just want to feel good?
If you love quotes, if you need a boost...
Simple Truths, at simpletruths.com, just pu... Read more
Beauty Comes In All Shapes and Sizes, Not Just Size 5.
Earlier today, it broke my heart to read the blog of a young lady, desperate to be noticed and appreciated as pretty. There on her homepage, was an array of photos; each one reflecting her love for life, the sparkle of her blue-violet eyes glea... Read more