Are you a list maker?  Some people write lists every day.  You probably have a list right now on the counter for Thanksgiving dinner!  I make one to help me remember, others love making a list to slowly check off items and that in and of itself gives them a feeling of accomplishment.  I also, … More HIS LIST/MY LIST


  If you think about it, we all have a clear understanding of what the yellow traffic sign means when we are driving about…….caution.  When our eyes see a sign like that, we usually try to be more alert as to what is coming around the bend. We should also have caution in our lives … More EXERCISE CAUTION


  “You have been chosen for this recognition because of the encouragement and inspiration you bring to your readers.” I think GOD is an amazing GOD, but I do believe that HE really does have a sense of humor and knows our soft spots.  So when I was nominated for this award I remembered this…… … More BARNABAS AWARD


A friend once advised me to: let it rest…….just let it be.  When we are going through troubling circumstances, oh how our minds run away with the problem!  Our thoughts consume us, turning over and over in our minds until we are exhausted mentally and sometimes physically. I like to call this: mind-labor.  We labor … More LET IT REST


I would rather be too vulnerable than too tough.  How many of us were raised with this idea: only the tough win…….only the tough are a success in life. I don’t know about you, but I’m kinda through with being tough. I don’t want or need to be a “rock” and I will tell you … More NOT LIKE A ROCK


Be careful dear ones where your feet tread.  Here in Arizona during the hot summer months we need to watch carefully on all sidewalks and yards for fire ants.  Being bit by even one is a bad experience.  I know firsthand because one summer I walked into a group of them, wound up with 11 … More STEPS OF SUCCESS