Category: encouragement

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Stop and Think. Stop. Think. Repeat.

My husband and I sat through most of the night with a friend that we have known for many years –  his new wife at his side. The harsh reality is that our friend...

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Crave!

Recently I have seen quite a few posts on social media regarding a personal “word of the year.” The concept is to choose a word at the beginning of each year that you will...

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Looking into the “Right” Mirror

As I sit here writing this article, those of you who know me would not recognize my face. After extensive dental work in the front of my mouth yesterday, my lips and cheeks are...

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Treasures and Trinkets

For the past month we have been combing through countless family treasures at my Mom’s house; deciding which pieces need to stay in the family and which pieces can find a new home. Along...

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The Lighter Side of Dieting

(See what I did there?) Twelve. The number of dieting programs that I have legitimately attempted to use to lose weight. As we began to empty the bookshelves last summer in preparation for new...

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Diamonds of Life

I ran into a long-time friend at a restaurant last night after not seeing each other for several years. A few minutes into our conversation she mused; “What happened?” She was referring to a...