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The Little Things That Make A Big Difference In My Day

When I made the decision to go back to school last year September, I knew that it was the right time in my life to take that leap of faith, but I also knew that it wasn’t going to be easy.. 807 more words

Psalms 90:12

Will things ever change? Or does it seem like your life will continue on forever, exactly as it is today? While most people tend to look at life as a gradually shifting continuum, it is perhaps more aptly characterized as a sequence of back-to-back distinct chapters ushered in through either voluntary or involuntary change. 463 more words

What draws you in?

When you plan out vacation time…where do you go? San Diego? Hawaii? Monterey? Do you go to the same places all of the time?

What are you drawn to? 345 more words

A Little More

The hostess slipped two menus off the desk. “Right this way, please.” I smiled to myself as we passed by the high chairs. That’s right, two. 655 more words


15K's and Chocolate

The weekend before last (I’m known for late post, just to be clear), I participated in a 15K race (~9 miles for those who don’t know). 317 more words

A Happy Moment

(Today’s) Happiness is┬ásleeping in (too ashamed to share my wake-up time), doing mindless laptop-ing when listening to sons playing monopoly, husband cooking up a storm in the kitchen, and be fed a slice of melt-in-the-mouth pork loin with just the right touch of spiciness and sweetness. 357 more words

Joie De Vivre

Love Through the Coughs and Wheezes

It’s 2am and my head rests on your stuffed giraffe. I shift uncomfortably on the floor next to your bed and listen to your breathing. 487 more words