This Wisdom Wednesday is also National Trauma Survivors Day. I couldn’t think of a more appropriate quote.
Some days it is very easy to get my blog post done. Everything goes as planned. I’m not too busy. The stars are aligned just right. I am feeling creative and the words just flow into the text box. Other days it seems nothing plays out the way I imagined it would. I have way … More Because I Said I Would
Taken with my iPhone 5S, using Tonal filter. Phoneography and Non-SLR Digital Devices Photo Challenge, Week 3: Black & White. I think Black & White is one of my favorite weeks of the challenge. I love the way shiny things looks in black and white, so I thought I would capture my watch and … More Reflection Time (Phoneography and Non-SLR Digital Devices Photo Challenge)
A friend who attends my spiritual center brought her mother with her for the first time today. At the end of our service, we all hold hands and sing It’s In Every One Of Us, and many folks get the whole Kum Ba Yah sway going. My daughter and her husband also brought a friend … More Human Touch
Many of the people I love, and some of those I’ve lost, have tried to quit smoking. Some have been successful. Others have not. I support the Fight for Air Walk because the American Lung Association does help people quit smoking. My first walk was about the grieving process after losing my dad. This year’s … More Fighting for Air and Finishing
I belong to a ladies’ group that gets together once a month for dinner and to share what is going on in our lives. I know it sounds like the scenario from a “chick flick.” And honestly, I don’t even like those types of movies and have seen very few of them. In real life, … More Ladies’ Night
My son and his girlfriend would have graduated from high school today except that they both are going to have to make up some credits. My son failed Algebra II, which he will be taking this summer. His girlfriend moved from another state with different graduation requirements, so she will be completing a PE requirement … More Almost Graduation
Here I am with more “positive” bathroom graffiti. While I don’t condone writing on other people’s property, the black sharpie on the white exposed area and the black paint… well, I couldn’t resist capturing this Wisdom Wednesday worthy quote.
How Did I Do It? Today I am on day 13 of the Daniel Fast. With 8 days left, I want to share some of the things that have helped me be successful. But first I want to share a little story about it. I was at dinner with a couple of women who are … More 7 Steps to a Successful Daniel Fast
This challenge has got me seeing everything as a potential subject. After struggling with some shots of some textured toothbrush handles, I opted for this one of my son’s Waterpik, another part of his bedtime routine. I took some others as well, but after careful consideration this one made the cut. Taken with my iPhone … More Bedtime Routine (Phoneography and Non-SLR Digital Devices Photo Challenge)