What is your story?

We tend to look at life in a linear way, chronologically, in order of time.  We think back to our childhood or younger years and look ahead to the future, where we envision that all of our dreams and desires can come true.What if, instead, we chose to see ourselves and our lives as a collection and culmination of all of our best and greatest experiences, in no particular order?...more

Revive: My Road Map to the Year


lessons from emily

It's been 70 degrees here in the past couple of days. Not like a warm 70, but a crisp, cool 70.  Does that make sense? We were walking the dog yesterday and Freddie was making fun of me for wearing a jacket when it was 70 outside. I had to explain that 70 degrees can feel very different. A low of 70 is one thing and that one thing is warm. A high of 70 is a tad different....more

Rules to Life

Here are some Great Quotes I found today on the Web- to keep your week going.  <...more

on loving your neighbor as yourself

This weekend was one for the books. The biggest, fattest, encyclopedia-width books.  You see, this past Saturday at precisely 10am tickets for the Rodeo concerts went on sale.What's Rodeo? you ask. Good question. I'm still unclear about that, but I am clear on that fact that Darius Rucker is performing at Rodeo and that we had to get tickets to his concert. Had to....more

things you never told me about having a dog

As I'm sure you all recall, we got a dog.  In less than a 24-hour period we went from not even entertaining the idea of having a dog, to actually factually having a dog....more

I Unlock The Doors With My Keys Of Faith

I believe in the things that I know are yet to come. I believe in what is. And I know that in which I am surrounded by has the faith in me to see things through.I anticipate with confidence. Not bound by the ropes of any worry or fear. I look forward to what I expect.For what is to be-already went to proceed.Real faith is a very powerful tool. One should not underestimate the tenacity of the mind and spirit.When something is consistent in nature it builds trust, loyalty, and/or presume....more

Right Where I Should Be

Thurday's Thoughts and Reflection     ...more

currently: the organized, but not really edition

Insert paragraph ::here:: about being in shock that it's a new year. Happy First Hump Day of 2016!My computer autocorrected ^^First to Friday so can I get an amen for where's the weekend?! ...more

I Could Have Lied.

Well, maybe not lied…‘misled’ may be more apposite.I recently wrote an article I posted on Huffington called “It’s Not All About Gratitude: 4 Steps to a Happier 2016.” I posted it on this site, too, albeit with a slightly different title....more