The Light Which Shines Within

The late, beloved Maya Angelou penned many beautiful inspirational quotes in her lifetime, many of which I try to live by. One in particular I will share. She wrote, “Nothing can dim the light which shines within.”  In our lifetimes we will have many...

In The Quiet Moments

A couple of weeks ago I was in Utah visiting a very dear friend. One of the days we went through Provo Canyon and stopped to drink in its majesty. For those of you reading this blog and you have visited there you will know of what I speak. Blue, blue skies, puffy...

Live In The Moment!

“If you spend all of your time focusing on the ending, you are going to miss the show!” When I recently heard these words they hit home to me. I realized the importance of living in the moment each and every day. If we are always in a hurry trying to get...

Our Heroes

I have known many heroes in my lifetime, many in my own family. One in particular whose courage and noble qualities set her apart from anyone I will ever know again. With a string of pearls around her neck and a beautiful smile, she made everyone feel better…a...

The Words You Speak

As I was strolling my baby granddaughter not long ago in a charming neighborhood, I came upon the sweetest home. It was complete with a white picket fence where beautiful pink roses were climbing and finding their way through the fence. I took a picture to remember...