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Know Thyself…Aristotle

To thine own self, be true~ Shakespeare  (Hamlet, Act 1, Scene 3) If I’ve learned anything over the past years, it is that the most important relationship that a woman can have is with herself.  It’s even more important that … Continue reading

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Timing, Tiptoeing, Terror…Updated from Long Ago–More Relevant Than Ever

“Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. 19 See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland. Isaiah 43-18-19 he past six months have provided me with ample time for reflection on […]

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Timing, Tiptoeing, Terror…

“Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. 19 See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland. … Continue reading

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How We Rely on God or the “God is Good when Life is Good” Syndrome

had a conversation recently with a dear friend in which we discussed the many twists and turns of life from relationships, to family, to even success. She made the observation that if God kept our lives on the “straight and … Continue reading

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I Want to Hold Your Hand…

he girls trimmed and polished your nails last week. They used a hot pink nail polish that you would have loved. “The brighter the better” is what you would always say although Mother definitely disagreed. The trembling in your hands … Continue reading

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Dear Sleestack…or Why You Should Mind Your Manners on the Internet

STOP!  WAIT!  Before you read THIS post–click HERE to read and comment on My Favorite Things Give-Away.  PS Because I am so sweet-if you comment on the current post, you get your name in the drawing as well.   ear … Continue reading

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“Men are Selfish”

Uh, yeah. So what? I looked up selfish in the dictionary, ok screw that, I googled it, but it did not say, “a purely male characteristic defined by making pretty girls cry and throw themselves in front of buses.” OK-forget … Continue reading

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“THANK GOD FOR THE LOVE OF A GOOD MAN”

Are you kidding me? No really. ARE YOU KIDDING ME? Ladies, let me explain a few things to you. First, there are WAY more men than women out there. WAY MORE. As in, you already have that advantage. Next? You … Continue reading

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