Month: November 2010

What are YOU thankful for??

Reflections of Thankfulness My typical Turkey Day has always been crazy busy with cooking and socializing.  So much so that I probably never took the time I should have to truly reflect on the reason for the day.  Thanksgiving is a day to stop our busy lives and reflect on all the blessings we have…
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Empty Nest

Empty Nest  Wikipedia states:   Empty nest syndrome is a general feeling of loneliness that parents or guardians may feel when one or more of their children leave home; it is more common in women.  I’ve seen friends and family members suffer from this when their children go off to college.  I’ve often thought, “Oh please,…
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Encouragement

A Little Encouragement Can Go A Long Way Webster’s Dictionary states:  Encourage-vb  1. To make bold  2. To urge on  n-encouragement. I really would have thought there would be more definitions for this.  I just feel that encouragement can be so many things, but I suppose it is as defined, just shown in many ways.…
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To “friend” or not to “friend”? That is today’s question.

To “friend” or not to “friend”?  That is today’s question. In this day of “social media”, I believe it is important to be careful who you are “friends” with.  Unfortunately, it’s even important to be careful who your friends are friends with! I may be mistaken (it wouldn’t be the first time – grin) but…
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