Recently there was a horribly tragic situation in my neighborhood, and many hearts were broken. As bad as the situation was, there was no bad guy. Blame was assigned by logic and default - there was someone present at the scene of the "crime, " but there was truly no … [Read more...] about Never lose sight of hope and faith
It's no coincidence that a large percentage of those with chronic illness - or cancer have a history of being people-pleasing doormats. These are the cases you hear about where you are scratching your head in wonder over how it happened to them, of all people. They are healthy … [Read more...] about Stop being a doormat
We all have baggage, it's part of life and no one is immune. The difference is how heavy our baggage becomes and how we manage it. Personal responsibility involves carrying your own baggage because after all, you're the one who packed that baby up through the decisions you've … [Read more...] about Stop carrying other people’s baggage
The truly impossible dream is the one you can't dream because you just can't sleep! Now, normally I'm quite the know-it-all... and I like that. I like being really proficient in most any subject. But this one? This is one I'd rather not know so much about. If you're a good … [Read more...] about The Impossible Dream
This is probably my favorite quote of all time: At first people refuse to believe that a strange new thing can be done, then they begin to hope it can be done, then they see it can be done--then it is done and all the world wonders why it was not done centuries ago. ― Frances … [Read more...] about Yes, You Can!