Warning signs

so I have been reading articles of how to reinvent myself. What needs done and what I should keep doing. this one article says by Paula Harvey…….. Warning signs of a passionless life 1) has life become routine? 2) is the zest for life gone? 3) do you live for vacations and weekends? 4) from…

Dear Lord

Father, please help me to take down the negative pictures in my mind and replace them with faith-filled photos, special memories and images of hope for a tremendous future I believe You want me to enlarge my vision, to expand my horizons, and to engage in a life that will have eternal significance.   this…

what do I do with me?

without you, where do I go?  Where do I turn? I just don’t know. in the back corner of my mind there is a place where the real me is sitting cross-legged and cramped and feeling neglected and blue. this part of myself whom very few people know or understand. this part of myself who…

on the other hand…….

on one hand I have things tied neatly in a bow, I know my place, I know my part and I know what is required of me. on the other hand I feel like I am floundering….drifting out to sea with no life support to keep me from drowning on one hand there are days…

Dust in the Wind

alrighty then. I am trying to be positive. Trying to stay focused and look at the big picture instead of the day in day out routine that I feel makes each day feel like I’m standing in a ditch knee deep in mud with no way of moving I am taking a four-day vacation in…

Excuse me

I have a small problem…. there is a friend of mine, who over powers me with her need to spend time with me. I find that seeing her at work doesn’t require a lot of time seeing her outside of work. We have on occasion gone out to eat or gone over to another co…

oops

so Friday night my darling Keira was being a pain in the butt. She was being silly and goofy and teasing me constantly. So I said to her ‘You are a pain in my ass!” She said “I’m going to tell my mom you said that!  That is a bad word!” I laughed and said…

a beautiful day

it is a very cool day today…but incredibly crisp and beautiful out…. love it. it feels just a tad bit chilly but yet the birds are singing and the sun is shining brilliantly down warming every thing it touches. God is smiling on Iowa today 🙂

The only difference between a rut and a grave is……six feet

I just read the above line on a self-help web page. And it struck me as so true. The only thing between a rut and a grave is six feet…… wow, how profound. And how incredibly true. it continues to say that we are the only one responsible for our own happiness…. how true….. now just…

pretending

I have my grand daughters today. We actually got them last night and they stayed the night. They both slept well and are still here now. Kayla is working on saying her A B C’s in the song and is getting better and better at it all of the time. Keira is playing dolls pretending…