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Perhaps a little rambling today.....

“We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.” ~ Dalai Lama XIV

In order to obtain peace with others…we must make peace with ourselves.   272 more words

Going Through the Motions

I’ve been feeling a bit of malaise during the past couple days. I’m not exactly sure the reason for it — one theory I have is PMS-type hormonal shifts. 651 more words



I see a reflection of a girl looking back at me

She is mature, smart, and pretty

She cares for others

She is a dedicated wife and mother… 85 more words

Inspirational Poetry

Self-Acceptance in a World of Bullies

My Rocky Parenting post this week is really an issue I reflect on constantly.  How can I teach my kids to love themselves in a world that definitely isn’t going to always love them? 96 more words

Every Day

Woman In The Mirror

I struggle with weight, I haven’t always. I was a swimmer for all my life, competitive teams through elementary, middle and high school. I swam 4 years in college. 1,247 more words

The Masks We Wear Over Depression and Anxiety

I am so grateful to all those who stopped by last week when I wrote about anxiety, and to those who commented with words of encouragement, told their own stories, and/or shared my post with others. 768 more words

Mental Health

O - Our Spiritual Child

They had dreamed of a child of their own. Now their hopes were crushed. Cindy and Jim Green’s struggle to come to terms with the loss of hope began to tear them apart until the night Jim fights back. 901 more words