Happy Blogging!

Today I received this 1000 Likes badge.  It reminded me that not so long ago, I kept my blog private (my husband says that’s a diary).  I am really enjoying being “out there,” even though it can be a little scary.  I don’t pay much attention to my blogging stats, but I can’t help but … More Happy Blogging!

Creating Miracles

Often we look for miracles, thinking they will occur as a result of something outside ourselves. I have found that frequently, we create miracles. Sometimes it is because of what are willing to do. More times than not, we create miracles by who we are willing to be. Choose a big goal you want to … More Creating Miracles

Murphy’s Law

 Today was one of those days that anything that could go wrong seemed to do just that.  Fortunately, none of what occurred was life threatening or insurmountable.  I am grateful for every day I have… and I am glad I get to start with a clean slate tomorrow.  

Far better it is to dare…

Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure… than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat. ~Theodore Roosevelt When I experience an epic fail, I remember… it’s epic. … More Far better it is to dare…

Not Too Shabby

Sometime today it dawned on me that I had broken my agreement to post every day this year. I did not post yesterday and didn’t even think about it. I thought this was strange since my blogging has become so habitual. At first I was angry with myself for breaking my agreement. Then I remembered, … More Not Too Shabby

Pain in the Posterior vs. Partner in Progress

A few days ago, I posted a link to a podcast entitled The Secret to Dealing with Difficult People. It seems as though a message usually comes to me in multiple ways within a discrete window of time. This week is a prime example. The title of the message at my church today was “Is … More Pain in the Posterior vs. Partner in Progress

Out of Hiding

My counselor gave me a journaling assignment today.  She asked me if I had ever journaled and I told her that I write every day.  Although it isn’t technically a journal, this blog often serves the same purpose.  It lets me get my thoughts out of my head where I can then look at them … More Out of Hiding