Waiting for Grace to Catch Up

I have a friend who is going through a difficult time right now. Like many of us, she is stuck between the rock and the hard place that is sometimes midlife. She juggles a demanding job, demanding teenagers and demanding in-laws. And she does it all with nary a complaint.But lately, her brown eyes have lost some of their sparkle. The demands have escalated and she is frustrated, angry even.  But mostly she is frustrated with herself for not having the "grace" to deal with it all...well, more gracefully. Her words....more

THE STING OF SUSPICION

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The New Age of 'Random Act of Kindness'

The New Age of “Random Act of Kindness” is all over the universe.  Everyone is drinking the koolaide.  Gotta join the fun.  AND ONE MUST post it on Twitter, #RandomActOfKindness ,Facebook, OR SOME SOCIAL MEDIA!! It makes a person want to puke.  Yes, you read that correctly PUKE!!!!...more
@SunbonnetSmart.com  @Lucy's Reality Easier said than done :)more

Inspirational Sunday #11

@HomeRearedChef Sometimes our egos get the best of us,ugh!more

Inspirational Sunday #10

 SourceI question if we really and truly do embrace the silence?And, suggest we try it more ...more
@HomeRearedChef  @Lucy's Reality I know what you mean, I do a lot more blogging during Tax ...more

Inspirational Sunday #9

It is the beginning of a New Year and it seems everyone likes to take stock of themselves then decide to try to create better selves.  That is awesome! We should always strive to be BETTER but at the same time we should remember we are HUMAN.  We have faults,we struggle, we stumble and yes, we make mistakes.  I am thankful for those who love ME despite my failings and flawed self!! I try to offer the same love to others even though I am guilty of criticizing at times too!...more
@Lucy's Reality Hear, hear, Amiga!    :)more

Inspirational Sunday #6

Are you enjoying your life? Ponder with me for a moment,  I think so many people would be happier and less stressed if they would understand the quote below. “Don’t Gain The World & Lose Your Soul, Wisdom Is Better Than Silver Or Gold.” ― Bob MarleyI try incredibly hard not to get sucked into all the superfluous crap of this world.  Unfortunately, I can’t say that I always succeed.  Do you?...more
@HomeRearedChef  @Lucy's Reality I know what you mean, I wish I could enjoy the moment more and ...more

Inspirational Sunday #5

@Lucy's Reality Right!    :)more

Inspirational Sunday Week 3

Inspirational Sunday Week 2

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@Lucy's Reality  And I will try very hard to remember and make time to come and read, Lucy.    :)more