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...

The Human Spirit

The human spirit teaches us to keep climbing and hoping and to continue to keep believing and loving, and to never forget why we are here on this earth. As I raised my children I wanted them to remember that what we set our hearts and minds to achieve is possible....

Chapter Two…The Simplicity Of The Sea

When summertime arrives each year I enjoy pulling one of my favorite books from the shelf, “Gifts From The Sea” by author, Anne Morrow Lindbergh. Her thoughts and feelings about the ocean paralleled mine every time I read through it. I too, am drawn to the...

“I’ll Be Home Soon…”

These words, “I’ll be home soon” have been spoken by many in the military services over hundreds of years. And today, on Memorial Day 2021 we honor many more who have given of their service and their lives. Today we also honor firefighters,...