Grounded in persistence, a Humanitarian and Author: “Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspiration”


“Permanence, perseverance and persistence in spite of all obstacles, discouragement, and impossibilities: It is this, that in all things distinguishes the strong soul from the weak” ~ Thomas Carlyle One thing I love love love about this “Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspiration” series … Continue reading Grounded in persistence, a Humanitarian and Author: “Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspiration”

Top 6 Special Ideas for Special Families for the Holidays.


We do not choose to be born. We do not choose our parents. We do not choose our historical epoch, the country of our birth, or the immediate circumstances of our upbringing. We do not, most of us, choose to … Continue reading Top 6 Special Ideas for Special Families for the Holidays.

Things that shine created by a person that shines: “Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspiration”


“Admiration begins where acquaintance ceases” ~Samuel Johnson As you may or may not know, I love and am inspired by pretty, lovely, and crafty things (although I am not at all crafty).  One of the things I love is all … Continue reading Things that shine created by a person that shines: “Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspiration”

Words to live by….It’s going to be worth it.


I am not going to be long winded today as you have all so graciously read my posts this week where I admittedly got a little wordy (but I love it, so I am hoping you like it too:).  So … Continue reading Words to live by….It’s going to be worth it.

“Never say NEVER because you just never know.”


  “Never say never.” ~ Charles Dickens I love this line, because it is oh so true.  Whenever I hear someone adamantly tell someone else how they would NEVER do something, I chuckle to myself.  You really can’t ever say … Continue reading “Never say NEVER because you just never know.”

A vision of gratitude, how do you see it?


“Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.” ~ Unknown This will probably not come as a shock to all of you, but I have always loved Thanksgiving. Perhaps, because I really … Continue reading A vision of gratitude, how do you see it?

Counting Blessings One Moment at a Time.


“Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself, and know that everything in life has purpose. There are no mistakes, no coincidences, all events are blessings given to us to learn from.” ~Elizabeth Kubler~Ross Tonight, when I got … Continue reading Counting Blessings One Moment at a Time.