A request at the intersection of hope and uncertainty.


“Each instant is place we’ve never been.” ~ Mark Strand As the wind rages outside, it mirrors how I have felt all day or really if I am honest, the past few days.  A tornado of leaves swirling around in … Continue reading A request at the intersection of hope and uncertainty.

“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.”

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.

Yipee, Yahoo!


Ok, so nothing fancy today, just the link to my new blog on Yahoo! in the parenting section of Shine.  I am feeling a little like this cute little guy in seeing snow for the first time:) http://shine.yahoo.com/parenting/favorite-day-183200294.html So thrilled.  … Continue reading Yipee, Yahoo!

Finding strength in Holdin’ Holden? It’s a new “Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspiration.”


“To overcome difficulties is to experience the full delight of existence.” ~ Authur Schoepenhauer I am really loving the ‘Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspiration’ Series, because it introduces me (and hopefully you!) to so many interesting people. Some of whom I interact with … Continue reading Finding strength in Holdin’ Holden? It’s a new “Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspiration.”

Coffee is on…Welcome to ‘mynewfavoriteday’


“A smile is the universal welcome.” ~ Max Eastman Waves and smiles to all of you that may be joining us from my new Yahoo! blog! Yay!  So happy you are here and thanks for popping by. Feel free to put your feet up, grab a cup of coffee or glass of wine depending on what time of day you arrive, and browse some of our heartfelt posts. If you are looking for some guidance, you can click on “If you are just joining us, some of my favorite posts” and take a look a look around. For my current … Continue reading Coffee is on…Welcome to ‘mynewfavoriteday’

We all belong to someone, who do you belong to?


“One of the hardest things in life is having words in your heart that you can’t utter.” ~ James Earl Jones It has been a wonderful, scary and emotional break through week here on ‘myenwfavoriteday. (and it’s only Wednesday night!)’ … Continue reading We all belong to someone, who do you belong to?

The Penn State Trigger: Vulnerabiltiy and Validation.


“When we were children, we used to think that when we were grown-up we would no longer be vulnerable. But to grow up is to accept vulnerability… To be alive is to be vulnerable.” ~ Madeline L’Engle Oh how true … Continue reading The Penn State Trigger: Vulnerabiltiy and Validation.