Thriving Relationships..

Is there a common thread in thriving relationships and marriages? I recently stumbled across what I consider to be a strong common denominator worthy of consideration: distilled down to one word it’s – BUILDING. It could be a hobby or a business, constructing a house or designing a garden. It could be sharing a passion…

Heavenly Coincidence

“Is she the woman with the southern drawl?” I asked my friend as we texted back and forth, “the one with diabetes whose glucose monitor beeps every once in a while in class?” “No..” came the next bubble, “that’s not her-that’s Mary*, Faye*’s kinda quiet, a snowbird– she’s doesn’t live here year-round.” “The one with…

What did I learn this week?

This week I learned something about conquering fear. Fear grows best in the musty corners of our imagination when we face uncertainty and the unknown. On Monday as I sat in a chair at the imaging center waiting to be called in for my annual mammogram, I felt the usual wave of uncertainty but it…

Don’t forget your cuffs today..

Resilience & determination Patience & faith Wisdom & humility Goodness & mercy Strength & love Honor & forgiveness Courage          

Not sure if you’ll see this..

..but if you do, I want you to know how proud I am of you. Not just proud, but inspired by the way you live your life. You are dedicated, focused, hard-working and smart. You adapt to changing circumstances and you truly care. You are constantly striving to improve yourself. You bend in the wind,…