Tag Archives: inspirational

An “Angel” among us…

October 4, 2012


“When angels visit us, we do not hear the rustle of wings, nor feel the feathery touch of the breast of a dove; but we know their presence by the love they create in our hearts.” ~ Unknown Since the day my precious minis were born nearly 3 years ago, I have called them my […]

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Humility, Advocacy and “The Greatest Love.”

March 26, 2012


This post is a combination of emotions today. I am humbled to put myself in front of you.  I am advocating for a cause I believe in so strongly because I have lived it and I am sharing a piece of writing I submitted for a contest that captures both of these things and all […]

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“The Happiness found in Growing Down.”

March 18, 2012


“You will find more happiness growing down than up.”  ~Author Unknown Today is a special day in many ways. It’s my Grandma’s birthday and although she passed away 7 years ago, she is always close to my heart. In many ways, my babies are so lucky because they too get to have a special relationship […]

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A helping hand.

March 16, 2012


In our thoughts and in our actions this is a lovely reminder as we start the day and go into the weekend. I hope if you need it there are hands to help you, real or virtual, and if you can offer your kindness to someone else who may need it, it can surely make […]

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Shorter Days, Longer Nights, and a Future Worth Living For.

February 28, 2012


“A baby will make love stronger, days shorter, nights longer, bankroll smaller, home happier, clothes shabbier, the past forgotten, and the future worth living for” ~ Anonymous Oh how this is all true and the last part I feel everyday, in moments too many to count. As you all came on “the haircut” journey yesterday, […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Ready, Set, Live.

February 10, 2012


“We are always getting ready to live, but never living” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson Within this smile, is a spirit that is in fact living and ready for anything that comes its way. Little E inspires me everyday to look at things differently, to remind myself and others that you need not do anything monumental […]

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The Moon or a Ball, you make the call. What do you see?

September 12, 2011


You see things; and you say, ‘Why?’ But I dream things that never were; and I say, “Why not?” ~ George Bernard Shaw If you look at this picture, what do you see? The moon, a ball or a circle? Please share your thoughts and I will share mine in tomorrow’s post about why what […]

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A special post for a special day…choosing to remember the days after 9/11.

September 11, 2011


We acquire the strength we have overcome. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson As many of you may have seen a pattern by now, I rarely if ever post on Sundays, but this Sunday is beyond special. This Sunday, 10 years ago changed our country and me forever. This is the day thousands of people died in a […]

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The obvious is sometimes right in front of you, you just have to look at it upside down.

September 7, 2011


“That’s the way things come clear. All of a sudden. And then you realize how obvious they’ve been all along.” ~ Madeleine L’Engle As I said in my riddle (well not MY riddle) but rather the riddle that I posted on the blog yesterday, I posted it as an exercise designed to help us all […]

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