Don’t Settle For Less

Even though you are grieving the loss of the one you love, do not settle for less. When people know you have lost someone near and dear to your heart the evil comes out in them. Often times people stalk ones who have lost loved ones because they feel they are weak and can be … Continue reading Don’t Settle For Less

Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance

New York Times bestseller, pioneering psychologist Angela Duckworth shows anyone striving to succeed—be it parents, students, educators, athletes, or business people—that the secret to outstanding achievement is not talent but a special blend of passion and persistence she calls “grit.”  If you haven't read this book by Angela Duckworth, believe me, it is a fantastic read! … Continue reading Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance

The Power of Friendship – A Poem

Standing on the dock after collecting flat rocks the size of the palm of our hands. Facing the water at a slight angle, and trying to capture the right stand. Lowering our hand at the release, to ensure the skipping is better we then throw out and down at the same time, with a hiss. … Continue reading The Power of Friendship – A Poem

Writing A Grief Letter

WRITING A GRIEF LETTER: For those of us who have suffered the loss of someone we love. Something that truly helps with the healing and/or coping process is to write a Grief Letter. Share with family/friends what we need right now. As we work through our grief, our needs will change. When we let people … Continue reading Writing A Grief Letter

Grief Is The Last Act Of Love

Grieving and/or mourning the death of a loved one is a normal process. We shed tears of love and express all of the many reasons why we didn't want to see our loved one leave this world without us. Our love might be considered selfish but through that unimaginable, unconditional love, we express our emotions … Continue reading Grief Is The Last Act Of Love