Alcoholism, Faith and Spirituality, Life Lessons, Nature

Nature’s Voice

On a morning run recently I was running behind a squirrel who had a large plastic wrapper in its mouth. The wrapper blocked his view, so he was running in a zig zag fashion trying to get away, failing at his endeavor. As I got closer, he ditched the wrapper (literally) and bee-lined in a straight… Continue reading Nature’s Voice

A to Zing, Faith and Spirituality, Fun, Writing

“F” is for…

So I couldn't decide to post on forgiveness or faithfulness, because both are critical for me to live a joyful, successful life.  Faithful, however, seems to jive with my theme a little better for the A to Zing fun, so Faithful it is. Dictionary.com defines "Faithful" as such: faith·ful /ˈfeɪθfəl/ Show Spelled [feyth-fuhl] Show IPA adjective… Continue reading “F” is for…

Gratitude, Life Lessons

“A” is for…

Attitude in Adversity But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.   Galatians 5:22-23 When someone cuts me off in traffic I can allow a flash of anger to take root and explode into road rage or give the culprit the… Continue reading “A” is for…

Faith and Spirituality

What Do You Mean It’s Not About Me?

"You're needlessly beating yourself up and trying too hard to find an answer that isn't there." My husband.  A wise man with such wise words. We had gone on a long, peaceful bike ride this morning, surrounded by nature's beauty.  At one point we stopped and were sitting in a park as I was filling… Continue reading What Do You Mean It’s Not About Me?