Thoughts & Inspirations

How To Create A Gratitude List (FREE Printout)

"The world owes you nothing, it was here first." - Mark Twain Thanksgiving is the time of year we make an active effort to express what we are thankful for. During this time, have you ever noticed how happy and how full your heart feels (not just in regards to excessive amounts of turkey)? Surrounding… Continue reading How To Create A Gratitude List (FREE Printout)

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30 Beautiful Words to Use This Fall

"For without words, in friendship, all thoughts, all desires, all expectations are born and shared, with joy that is unacclaimed." ~Kahlil Gibran,The Prophet~ I absolutely love words. Books were always a favorite past time of mine growing up, armed with a dictionary and a pencil I would find a quite spot and loose myself in… Continue reading 30 Beautiful Words to Use This Fall

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Discovering Yourself through Failure

I have been wanting to write a post about failure for a while. Fate would have it, this morning I was watching the news and saw a report on the pressures kids, teens, and young adults are facing when it comes to meeting a level of perfection that is unrealistic and essentially unachievable. I had… Continue reading Discovering Yourself through Failure

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The Working Comparison: Mom vs. Dad

Last weekend was Father's Day, a time to celebrate the "fun parent" with gifts, grilling, and giggles galore! I am blessed to have a fiance who not only financially provides but also emotionally supports and encourages our son as he grows bigger and smarter every day. We have gotten to a point where we appreciate… Continue reading The Working Comparison: Mom vs. Dad