Life as a Game

Life as a Game

This month I leave you with a quote by Brian Dyson, former CEO of Coca Cola. “Imagine life as a game in which you are juggling some five balls in the air. You name them – work, family, health, friends and spirit – and you’re keeping all of these in...
Count Your Blessings

Count Your Blessings

“Take time to count your blessings and you’ll have little time to count anything else” – Woodrow Kroll With all the devastation going on around us, it is easy to overlook that we are blessed.  Blessings come in many forms: they range from our very own lives; to...
How Do You Spell R-E-L-I-E-F?

How Do You Spell R-E-L-I-E-F?

There are quite a few relief efforts underway these days. The recent news is a perfect display of the devastation occurring around us.  I am reminded, none of us are too far from some sort of disaster, albeit a natural disaster.  For some of us, we don’t have to look...
The Next Chapter

The Next Chapter

This past summer my husband and I had the pleasure of blessing my middle child, Ashley, in marriage. The wedding was a beautiful occasion. As I reflect back over the past year of preparations, whereby I experienced moments of joy, excitement, sadness, anxiety and...
There is Always More

There is Always More

When life hands you lemons, make lemonade. But wait! There is so much more you can do!  We often hear this quote as it pertains to life. But, just like there is more to life, there is more you can do with lemons. My neighbors recently gave me a bag full of lemons from...
A Happy Summer

A Happy Summer

Summer is here and everyone is out and about, but that does not mean that those who suffer from summertime blues get a respite. Talking about depression is often kept on the down low. However, depression is no temporary phase. Many people suffer from this dreaded...