Beautifully Imperfect

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Have you watched this video before? It’s called ‘Beautifully Imperfect’ and if you haven’t watched it, please do so now. It’s funny and so wise.   To the people who love you, you are beautiful already. This is not because they’re blind to your shortcomings but because they so clearly see your soul. Your shortcomings […]

Grateful And Blessed

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Grateful and blessed beyond measure – that’s me! Today I will focus on all that I’m grateful for in the past week, but before that, I’d like to share with you one of Henri Nouwen’s experiences. As you might have figured out, if you’re a regular reader, he is one of my heroes. There is one […]

Uncomfortable Questions

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Today, I’m asking some uncomfortable questions. They’re are a reflection of things that have been churning in my head, so bear with me if this post doesn’t seem to come together. What makes me uncomfortable to pose these questions is the fact that I’m not a parent (by circumstance, not choice) and most of these […]

If You Can Dream It You Can Do It

if you can dream it you can do it

‘If you can dream it, you can do it’ said Walt Disney. And that’s what has driven Tim Harris to go after the dream he had from his early teens. The dream was to own a restaurant. Today, Tim owns Tim’s Placein Albuquerque – a restaurant that is open 7 days a week and serves […]

Silence Is More Powerful Than Words

silence is more powerful than words

Silence is more powerful than words. Yes, when the silence is meaningful. Silence is meaningful when we are reflecting or when we are listening to another. It is often the most empathetic response. It can also be the best course to take when an argument is spiraling out of control.   A meaningful silence is always better […]

Friendfluence

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Today, I’m linking in to The Write Tribe Blog Carnival 2 being hosted by Debbie The Doglady. Debbie suggested that we reflect on friendships and I decided to share about a book I read recently. Friendfluence: The Surprising Ways Friends Make Us Who We Are Description: Just as the role of friends is expanding in […]