Category Archives: Hope

What are you carrying?

“Know that everything is in perfect order whether you understand it or not.”
― Valery Satterwhite Continue reading

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Carrots, Eggs, and Coffee « Morning Story and Dilbert

“May you have enough happiness to make you sweet, enough trials to make you strong, enough sorrow to keep you human and enough hope to make you happy.” via Carrots, Eggs, and Coffee « Morning Story and Dilbert.

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My Job is Simple.

My job is simple. I work Monday through Friday. September – June. No nights. No weekends. No holidays. My job is simple. I teach kindergarten.  I work with five-year olds. Ask them what my job is…they will tell you: “It’s … Continue reading

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I’ll Keep Reminding You.

“If a problem is fixable, if a situation is such that you can do something about it, then there is no need to worry. If it’s not fixable, then there is no help in worrying. There is no benefit in … Continue reading

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Let’s Look at it this Way-

“Even if I knew that tomorrow … the world would go to pieces, …I would still plant my apple tree.” Martin Luther King, Jr.  

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Put THAT on my Tombstone.

I am an extremist, a perfectionist, an overachiever, and a closet introvert. This doesn’t mean I’m perfect, it means I nearly kill myself, (and those around me), aiming for perfect, trying to always do it right, do it now, and do my … Continue reading

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More Meditation. Less Worry.

“… And therefore you seek to work for the common good because your humanity comes into its own in belonging.”                                                         – Dr. Frank Lipman More Real Food, Less Food-like Substances More Fruit and Vegetables, Less Sugar, Gluten and Dairy More Plant … Continue reading

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A Simple Decision

  I like it; I want to believe it. It makes me question.  A lot. It makes me wonder. It makes me want to believe. So, tell me… “Is it really that simple?” Related articles Mind over Matter “We can improve … Continue reading

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The Power of Patience

I spent the afternoon in one of my favorite places; Barnes & Noble. It’s about the tall, salted caramel latte and the chocolate almond biscotti. It’s about the people, the atmosphere, and the books.  I came home with a bundle of … Continue reading

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One Day Without Shoes

Why go barefoot on April 10th?  Read it here.

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