Category Archives: Blessings

Rainy Days & Mondays

This morning, I reluctantly pried myself out of bed, still mourning the loss of that precious hour that was stolen from me yesterday. As I pushed through my morning routine, sluggish and bleary eyed, I searched for something positive to … Continue reading

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Tires and Talents

One morning this week, I passed by a man changing a flat tire on the side of the highway. It’s not an unusual site to see on the side of a busy interstate, but it occurred to me that in … Continue reading

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A Messenger Sparrow

Earlier this week I drove to work utterly exhausted and completely overwhelmed. As I struggled to make my way through rush hour traffic, my mind was preoccupied with a million and one things. As the traffic grew worse so did … Continue reading

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Proceed With Caution

I spent a few days on the road this week. On one of these days I had the opportunity to visit the hotel swimming pool. As I carefully maneuvered the area around the pool I noticed the familiar yellow caution … Continue reading

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Angels Among Us…

Throughout my life I have been blessed with the companionship of “angels”. They have come to me in the form of friends, relatives and even strangers. They have come to me at some of the lowest and darkest points in … Continue reading

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For They Shall See God…

Have you ever driven down a street that you have traveled a thousand times before and noticed something new? Or, have you ever read something that you have read a thousand times but on the 1001st time it suddenly seemed … Continue reading

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Easter Gratitude…

Today is Easter and I am feeling very grateful. I am feeling grateful not only for all of the things that we celebrate at Easter: the birth, life, and resurrection of Christ, but for the fact that I have survived … Continue reading

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For Anna…

Tomorrow, my baby, the youngest of my five children will turn twenty-one years old. As I reflect on this, the overwhelming question running through my mind is “How did this happen?”. The years seems to fly by much too quickly … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks For My Trials….

Along with the rest of the country, this week I have been considering all of the things in my life that I am thankful for. As I was pondering all of the many blessings in my life I happened upon … Continue reading

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From Blues to Blessings….

Last Monday I had a case of the blues. No real justification for it, other than the fact that it was MONDAY. Thanks to a good night’s sleep and some amazing friends, I was able to recover from these blues … Continue reading

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