Tag Archives: Quotes

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

September 11, 2011

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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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Be grateful for “one” that makes you smile.

August 25, 2011

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“The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in.” ~ Morrie Schwartz     I often talk about my babies and friends and dreams and all the things that are important to me (ok, not all but you might be very confused as my head […]

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A lovely reminder for a Wednesday.

August 24, 2011

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You will get older, but have you lived?

August 23, 2011

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“Age is not a particularly interesting subject. Anyone can get old. All you have to do is live long enough”. ¨Groucho Marx AGE, such an interesting concept. Coming off of this weekend, my age has strangely become top of mind.  My best guess as to why, starts with the fact that when I am around […]

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Girls just want to have fun and it’s good for the soul.

August 22, 2011

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“A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same” ~ Elbert Hubbard How can I thank you enough Cyndi Lauper for this anthem, for it could not be more true, and while fun means different things at different times in your life, often the fun is in just being with those […]

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A lovely poem about childhood friends

August 18, 2011

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As I am about to see my closest friends from childhood, I could not be more excited. Although it won’t be all of 8 of us, we are  all together in spirit (M, A, K, J, T, N, S & K!)  For all of you that are lucky enough to carry friends from your past […]

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Little things can make your day better.

August 17, 2011

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“Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were big things.” ~ Robert Brault I am not sure waking up to the the Porta Potty being gone from my driveway will ever be a big thing, but you never know and today it makes me ever so grateful (no […]

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Happy Monday from ‘Mynewfavoriteday’

August 15, 2011

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Amazing Story of a little boy who was given one more chance.

August 12, 2011

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 “The road of life twists and turns and no two directions are ever the same. Yet our lessons come from the journey, not the destination.” ~ Don Williams, Jr. I saw this story and it made me ever so grateful for everything in my life.  I wrote the other day about how everything can change […]

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Empowerment is contagious, no chainsaw required.

August 8, 2011

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  You may never know what results come of your action, but if you do nothing there will be no result. ~ Mahatma Gandhi You know you are going to have a good day when one of your first “To-dos” is to return the chainsaw you rented.  Why do I, Shannon Pruitt, have a chainsaw […]

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