Healthy fear serves a purpose but irrational fear steals your life. Unfortunately, I lived for several years of my life in fear of “what if” simply because I had experienced scary, painful, and unexpected circumstances. My traumatized emotions couldn’t think rationally and I unknowingly tried to control the “outcome” of things which I NEVER had […]
It’s been a while since I’ve had time to write anything. Sadly, I’ve probably had time but chose not to do anything meaningful with the time I had. I’m hoping that I can break that bad habit and begin to do more meaningful, worthwhile things with whatever time I have left. After all, life is […]
Something as simple as a nod, a wave, or a smile can remind you that we’re all in this thing called life together.
Today I just want to be… still quiet contemplative thankful grateful observant peaceful hopeful thoughtful kind positive joyful present Today I just want to be.
In 2014, I had the opportunity to get away from every day life as I knew it and head to Idaho to visit with my oldest son and his wife while we waited for the arrival of their first-born. Getting there was the beginning of several adventurous moments that God would use to teach me […]
“It’s Time to Let Go!” In January of 2013, I was driving home from work trying to unwind from the day and refocus my thoughts before I reached the house. My drive was usually very relaxing and enjoyable because it was mostly on quiet country roads with no traffic. About halfway through, I noticed something […]
Three or four times a week I have a 30-minute drive, both directions, so I like to try and avoid construction zones and freeway traffic, simply because I prefer to not interact with stressed-out drivers, nor do I want to become one. So I always drive the back country roads where I can enjoy a […]