29 04, 2014

Life Donation – Your Questions Answered

By | 2014-04-29T20:08:18-07:00 April 29th, 2014|Inspiration, Planning Ahead, Resources & Information|46 Comments

  April marks Organ & Tissue Donation Awareness Month and I would venture to guess that most of us are pretty unaware of this life saving act. I'm hopeful that by the time you finish reading this, you will know more than you did before. Photo Courtesy of ©iStockphoto.com/zamanyahre Most of us know that organ donation saves lives - we hear about it in the media & some of us know someone who has benefited from this most amazing gift. But did you know that lives are saved and enhanced by TISSUE donation as well? A tissue donation [...]

15 05, 2012

Are You “All” There?

By | 2012-05-15T06:55:48-07:00 May 15th, 2012|Inspiration|18 Comments

Are You "All" There? If not, where are you?   I stumbled upon this quote a few months ago as I mindlessly perused hundreds of images on Pinterest. This one stuck out. I love quotes & I often find the simpler the better. This one is a gem. I have had these words tumbling over and over in my mind since finding it and it is changing how I live. This quote caught my attention not only because of the genius within it, but because of the voice behind it. Many of you probably remember the story of Jim Elliot, [...]

3 05, 2012

Prayer: An Untapped Power Tool for Successful Living

By | 2012-05-03T22:51:53-07:00 May 3rd, 2012|General, Inspiration|41 Comments

Let me tell you about my Uncle Fred and one of the ways he influenced my life.  Uncle Fred lived with us when I was very young. Photo used with Permission I loved to watch Uncle Fred come through the doorway for any reason. He stood about 6’ 5” and always had to stoop down to get through.   He was a man of few words and had a dry humor that rumbled just below the surface all the time.  His favorite thing to do with me was to pick me up in his strong arms, flip me upside [...]