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Receiving ‘The Blessing’ from My Dad

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According to authors Gary Smalley and John Trent, “The Blessing” can be defined as “The knowledge that someone in the world loves us and accepts us unconditionally.” Many people go ... (read more)

Survive and Thrive Through the Seasons of Life

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With graduation season upon us I am reminded of the speed and brevity of life. My baby boy now 20 graduated 2 years ago, but it feels like yesterday. When I ... (read more)

The F Factor & Blinders

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I always thought it was cruel to put blinders on horses, but now I’m having second thoughts. Maintaining a singular focus or what I like to call the F Factor ... (read more)

Getting Unstuck Again

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Last year was filled with transitions. It was a year of getting unstuck!Limbo-like situations that hovered over my life were finally addressed and overcome. I am so grateful and enjoying ... (read more)

Big Hairy Audacious Goal & My Blogaversary

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Just one short year ago I began a blog. Technically this is my Blogaversary! I’ve had so much fun this past year writing and have enjoyed the encouragement and feedback ... (read more)

Take a Radical Sabbatical

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If you had a whole day to do whatever you wanted, what would you do? I’m talking about a day when you don’t have to worry about housework, cooking dinner, ... (read more)

When You’re in a Pit, Watch for a Rope

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When You’re in a Pit, Watch for a Rope Someone once remarked that her life was like a bowl of cherries—but all she had to show for it was the pits! ... (read more)

Pace the Race

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One of my loves in life besides music is exercise and movement. As a child I loved to run, jump, climb, play ball, dance and run. Boy do I love ... (read more)

Don’t Let The Marching Band Stop Your Concert

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Don’t Let the Marching Band Stop Your Music As I thought about June’s Life area of focus in The Source, Balance & Fulfillment I wanted to write about music which brings ... (read more)

Let Go, So You Can Move On

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There’s a time to hold on and a time to let go. I remember my dad teaching me how to roller skate. I held his hand tightly as we skated together ... (read more)

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