Scary Thoughts

Scary Thoughts

                                                          Photo by Lisa  M. Spradley Wide Awake. You know that feeling when you wake up in the middle of the night and cannot go back to sleep? You toss and turn and rearrange the pillows, but nothing helps. So you lay...
Listen, Motivate, Share

Listen, Motivate, Share

Amazing. That one word kept going through my mind on that beautiful sunny afternoon in October of 2016. Amazing. It was while visiting Minnesota for the first time, that I had the opportunity to visit a nearby park and waterfall with a dear friend who had previously...
Peaceful Transitions

Peaceful Transitions

A cup of coffee in my hand, the sun rising to the east, and the sound of waves gently crashing to the shore. These are the sights and sounds that I’m enjoying on this beautiful morning. It is a trip that we waited 30 years to take, and it is worth every day that...
Living A Life of Abundance

Living A Life of Abundance

Living a life of abundance is a personal choice. When we choose to allow ourselves to focus on what is good, what is right, and what we have in our lives, we are in fact living a life of abundance. However, sometimes we allow ourselves to get mired down in the...
I. Am. Burning My Boat

I. Am. Burning My Boat

There is something to be said for taking a risk without a clear picture of what the possible outcome might be. It’s like sailing off to sea without plotting a course. The outcome is not guaranteed, the final destination is unknown, and the risks are great....