As a child, I really was never a big fan of church. I never got the whole point of it other than to socialize with other like-minded people. As I got older and understood things clearer, I came to rather enjoy the sermons and their story formats. Some stories were more striking than others but … Continue reading What a Pumpkin Can Say About You
The old adage, “Are we there yet?” is often applied to discussions of happiness, as if a person works towards happiness and one day “arrives.”
With a headline line that, it must sound completely illogical that anyone could mistake the two positions. Both are quite emotional and both can lead a person to act in an extreme way. But here’s how they can evolve into one and the same.
With all of the rancor and vitriol this election season has received and is still receiving, there is one thing to consider; the holidays are quickly approaching. Thanksgiving is just a few short weeks away (November 24th to be exact) and that means that there will be family get togethers, both big and small. … Continue reading Leave Your Politics At The Door
Sarcasm is one of these wonderful things that are thrust upon us each day by people too lazy or afraid to say what they really think; all the while thinking that they're just that smart as to no one would be the wiser. Amazingly, these people are functioning individuals, for the most part, and interact … Continue reading Don’t Chicken Dance With Me!
There are so many things that you may want to say to someone but you hesitate for a variety of reasons of which some of them may be valid and some of them may just be you. Holding your tongue when it comes to giving someone a piece of your mind is one of the … Continue reading Should You Say Something or Not?
With the Powerball jackpot now at an estimated $700 million dollars, the flurry of people rushing out to purchase the piece of the dream is skyrocketing. The drawing for that jackpot will be held on Saturday, January 9th, 2016. While it is interesting to hear all the different things that people say they'll do with their windfall, the … Continue reading Lotto Fever Warms Our Heart
I'll start by saying that Christmas was as perfect as it could be! Not too busy or loud and filled with nothing but love! It's the warm and fuzzy feeling you get when your heart just fills with love and joy. The conversations that were had demonstrated just how much we had all grown in just … Continue reading Holidays Make Me Feel All Kinds of Things
It's seemed like everyone today didn't have either a good night sleep or a good weekend, for that matter and they wanted someone to take it out on. I hadn't slept so well myself, but I knew that was no one's fault; I never sleep well. Maybe I was overly sensitive to the smallest of … Continue reading I Can’t Let You Steal My Joy
Women, who get into these psychologically abusive relationships, tend to think that there's something wrong with them and that they are the reason he does the things he does. This stems from them being in these types of relationships for almost all of their lives, beginning in childhood. It's entirely possible for them not to understand … Continue reading It’s Not Him, It’s Me.