Monthly Archives: January 2011

Change What Can Be Changed

“If you don’t like something, change it.  If you can’t change it, change the way you think about it.” – Mary Engelbreit Society’s pace can’t be changed. Change what you can of your pace and change how you think about … Continue reading

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Trust God With the Impossible

“As a mother, my job is to take care of the possible and trust God with the impossible.” - Ruth Bell Graham (wife of Billy Graham) Breathe.  Relax.    Reread. Breathe and relax  a g a i n.

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There Is No Substitute

“She is their earth. She is the one they can count on for the things that matter most of all. She is their food and their bed and the extra blanket when it grows cold in the night; she is … Continue reading

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A mother’s love perceives no impossibilities

“A mother’s love perceives no impossibilities.” – Cornelia Paddock, Activist (1839-1898) Regardless of what lies ahead, a mom finds woven into the fabric of her very being, the capacity to be courageous, dauntless, fearless, lionhearted, plucky, undeterred, unflinching, hardy, and unafraid.  

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Every obnoxious act is a cry for help.” – Zig Ziglar

“Every obnoxious act is a cry for help.” – Zig Ziglar Hmm…maybe that explains teenagers.   It’s not easy being a mom.   Laugh all you can.

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You will never be on top of the world if you try to carry it on your shoulders.

“You will never be on top of the world if you try to carry it on your shoulders.” – Author Unknown A mother’s world becomes their children’s world. The ‘ecosystem’ of our world is healthiest when we admit we have … Continue reading

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