“We Can Do Hard Things”

Life has proven to many of us that we will be called upon to do hard things. For any number of reasons and at any time, life changes needing us to find the strength, hope and faith to do them. As a parent I have watched my children face challenges, and as a daughter I...

“It Won’t Always Be This Way…”

Taken from the pages of my book are many of my life experiences, especially that there are many unknowns. The hills and valleys are the ups and downs in our lives, and are the teachers of our inner strength, daily courage, faith and hope. I learned firsthand over...

Trust Your Journey

Today I am sharing a quote from one of the world’s loveliest humans, Audrey Hepburn. Her style, kindness, charm and sincerity have always drawn me to want to learn more of her life, one which was so full of grace. One quote in particular of hers that has...

Pay It Forward 9/11

On 9/11 September 2021 I listened to a one minute video on payitforward9/11.com. It is a way in which we can all help our world as we continually recover from and never forget 9/11. Twenty years ago the events of 9/11 changed us forever. In spite of the darkness we...

Summer’s Lease

“Summer’s lease hath all too short a date.” William Shakespeare said it best. As I write this post it is nearly the end of August, 2021, and I have already felt a wisp of Fall wash across my days. I will miss summer and all that she brings. It has...

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...