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Calm Chaos

2018 Calm The Chaos Photo Challenge

Sometimes, when needing to calm the chaos or tame (and conquer) our fears, we can find this comfort in the simplistic.  It maybe in certain colors, settings, patterns—really anything that gives us a sense of peace. Yellow always makes me happy and I like the patterns of the bowl and those created by the sun. […]

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Soul Sustenance

Soul Sustenance

I took the day off and made it a Monday Me-Day!  It is so important that we feed our soul and even more critical to not feel any guilt in doing so.  Sustenance is the means of sustaining life and includes not just our physical nourishment but also the care and maintenance of our minds, […]

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Parents: We Can’t Be Afraid of the Tough Conversations

Daughter shyly walks into the room and asks dad to take her to the store.  Dad agrees and on the way, she asks “Will you please come in with me, I need some personal items.”  Dad blushes and begins to fidget and squirm in his seat.  “What kind of items”, he asks? “Stuff, dad, stuff […]

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Is Anyone Listening?

“For what you see and hear depends a good deal on where you’re standing: it also depends on what sort of person you are.” ~C.S. Lewis “Most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to reply.” ~Stephen R. Covey I witness it daily and perhaps you do as […]

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