Everyone wants to be loved, liked, celebrated, and appreciated. We all want and need to have someone who accepts us, no matter what. We all know this,
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I have an update on the Adopt_Ollie story that I shared not too long ago. You know my daughter, Devon, and her roommates fostered dear, sweet Ollie. O
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Last night we were under a tornado warning from 6pm until about 9 pm. My husband, my son, my two dogs, and me hunkered down in the basement for three
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On my way to my tennis match this weekend, I saw this sadly neglected building as I waited at a stop light. Clearly, it hasn’t been cared for in
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“We need one another. There’s no reason to judge. People are more fragile than you could possibly imagine.” ~ Jamie Tworkowski I am
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“The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.” ~ Helen Keller After reading thi
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I’m sure you’ve heard of the classic “wants versus needs” question when it comes to budgeting. It becomes a lot easier to make
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I was watching a show this past weekend, and one of the characters said, “Strong relationships boil down to one simple thing: give more than you
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“When you’ve been strong for so long, sometimes you just need to be alone and let the tears out.” ~ Unknown We don’t know what
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Sometimes motivational quotes fall short for me. I find myself reading some brilliant and powerful quote and commenting, “Yes, but…”
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I was on a call last night and a bright and profoundly insightful young woman said, “Never get over the wonder of it all.” I believe she m
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“Having somewhere to go is home, having someone to love is family. And having both is a blessing.” Unknown Do you remember when you were a
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I don’t know where you are but, here in the northeast, we are getting snow—yet again. It’s another day that we are likely sequestered in
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My daughter, Devon, just started fostering a dog. The dog’s name is Big Johnny and he arrived in DC on Saturday. His backstory is that he was es
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Yesterday I wrote about how addicted most of us are to our phones. Our phone use is an invasive weed in the garden of our life. Today, I want all of u
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Sunday through Tuesday of this week was eye-opening. For three consecutive days, I witnessed how difficult life can be. On Sunday, at church, I watche
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If you are like me, maybe you too cannot stop thinking about Kobe Bryant, Gianna, and the 7 other people who died in that fateful flight Sunday m
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Last Wednesday, before Thanksgiving, I was standing in line at Barnes and Noble. As I patiently waited for the next cashier to become available along
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“See the light in others, and treat them as if that is all you see.” Dr. Wayne Dyer If you ever need a reboot in life, definitely read som
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Do you know what is the opposite of hate? On the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, that’s what I want to know. The people who planned and or
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