precious friends

Heart-shaped leaf How do you make a friendship grow?...more

10 Words Meaning Growth

This month I am participating in BlogHer’s NaBloPoMo....more

Grow Your Blog With April's NaBloPoMo

So what is the NaBloPoMo theme of the month? ...more
Melissa Ford Curly Bookworm Thanks a lot! It's a great relief! :D  I finally posted my first ...more

Your Daily Reading: “Living Wide Awake™” Develop or Grow Friendships 6-27-12

Now you’re juggling many things, keeping the creative juices flowing, partly because it takes several tasks to keep your interest.Opposing Energies: Stress, worry, indecision, unsettled emotions.Changes of all kinds are visiting today.Resisting change will only perpetuate a negative aspect.Changes may be: moving home or office, a new romantic relationship, meeting new people, and helpful individuals.Wide Awake Words™ for today: Practical, realistic, intensity, passion....more

Are you happy in your current situation? Your "Limiting Beliefs" might be holding you back. What are they?

Limiting Beliefs are those little stories that we’ve told ourselves for so long, that we begin to believe them. Over time they become part of who we are and we hang on to those beliefs as if they were God’s own truth. But, these beliefs can really limit our growth, our relationships and our joy.Limiting beliefs sound like this:...more

The mirror doesn't lie...

In January 2011, I made the commitment to read, pray, and write every day.  I felt led to share some of the lessons I am leaning along the way.  At times, the lessons come from the text I am reading, and other times the lessons come from experiences lived as God shows me His truths.  Well, today the lesson came at the bathroom mirror, I am confident I am called to share, so bear with me! Lesson learned:  The mirror doesn’t lie  Several weeks ago, per my request, Brian hung a beautiful full-length mirror on the back of my closet door ...more

Last Herb Standing

I know, I've already talked about micro-climates. But I can't say enough about them. When they work, they really work. By now the herbs should have packed it up with the rest of the plants. At least here in Minnesota. All you Texans and Californians with your rosemary hedges and lavender-lined walks will just have to sit on your hands while I prattle more at

The Tooth Fairy is a Ditz

The tooth fairy is darned unpredictable. Sometimes she picks up the teeth. Sometimes she forgets. Sometimes she leaves a quarter. Sometimes five dollars. As fairies go, she's pretty second rate. My friend Janice had a great idea for covering for her when she forgets; she throws money under the bed and asks the kids if maybe they knocked it out of the bed during the night. The weather this week turned nice and my daughter has been outside building a home for fairies. She's been using bricks. ...more

And 2 years old, so I hope you see my comment. Thank you for sharing this magical moment with ...more

What is Your Cup Size Story?

This blog is dedicated to my boobs! Have you ever felt insecure about your breast? I have and this is my boob's story :) 2008/08/what-is-your-cup-size-story.html ...more