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A good life lesson

I’m always looking for a good life lesson….a story about someone who has overcome adversity, or a lesson shared between a parent and a child to teach the child how to live strong and compassionate and well. There are so many life lessons out there to grab onto. If you are looking for them you […]

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10 Years Without Alcohol

Wow….it’s so hard to believe that my sweetie and I chose to stop drinking alcohol June 25th, 2009….and it’s been 10 years since then. We are so glad we made this choice. First of all because it is so much better for my Multiple Sclerosis but more so it was a good decision for both […]

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Me And My Shadow…

Living with a disabling disease such as Multiple Sclerosis is kind of like living with a “shadow”. It’s always hovering behind me…sometimes it’s in front of me. But it’s always here. It’s an uninvited constant in my life. Sometimes, in my head, I start to plan a great adventure and a split second into that […]

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Imperfection

Oh my goodness…..this is a big topic. A topic I need to visit often to refresh and renew my attitude towards “imperfection”. I get so down with my Multiple Sclerosis and what it has taken away from me and what it is giving me in return. It has taken away my ability to even strive […]

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The Echo

My beautiful Mom shared this life lesson with me recently and I felt it would be a good post for my website. I hope you are as inspired by the message in this little story as I am. I appreciate receiving things like this.  They remind me to take stock of my behavior, attitude, and […]

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ANOTHER NEW YEAR…PRAYING FOR NEW BEGINNINGS

OH MY GOODNESS……that’s all I can say about everything that has happened in this year, 2018. I, and many others, are praying for a new beginning with this coming new year. Our world is in decay….fast and furiously spiralling out of control.  There is so much hatred, racism, disrespect, anger, corruption and division in society […]

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Thankful at Thanksgiving

Thankful at Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving everyone. I hope you find yourself surrounded by family and/or friends this weekend as we count our blessings. We live in a crazy world at this time.  It’s comforting to know that we don’t have all the noise and chaos of our neighbours to the south.   The world is at a crossroad. […]

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There’s No Place Like HOME!

Your home is your sanctuary….your temple. Home is where you can really be yourself. I think we all agree on that statement “there’s no place like home”. We are currently shopping and planning for our new home, and I look so forward to making it our sanctuary.  Right now we are living in our motor […]

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The Brave Face of a Strong Woman

The Brave Face of a Strong Woman

I get newsletters from a site called “LESSONS LEARNED IN LIFE”.  I enjoy reading both short quotes and longer messages like the one I’m about to share with you today. I receive messages from this site daily and it seems that when I need a pick-me-up or a reminder to be strong, I open up […]

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ADVICE FOR THE RETIRED OR SOON TO BE RETIRING….

ADVICE FOR THE RETIRED OR SOON TO BE RETIRING….

My Mother sent this article to me via email…it was sent to her from a friend. The article carries so much truth and is good advice for those of us at that stage of life or nearing that stage of life. Read it a couple of times and let it sink in.  It’s really good […]

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