Category Archives: Life

Be proud of your heritage

This week during my child’s sport training, a little girl about 9 years old slowly walked up to me. I’ve seen her at training for the past 6 months, but she’s never spoken to me and I’ve never spoken to … Continue reading

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My commitments for 2013

These commitments are not to be confused with New Year’s Resolutions. My long term goals and commitments are clear in my head. It’s the short-term commitments that suffer under day-to-day activities. I’m probably one of the few people on this … Continue reading

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I’m me.

A dear friend reminded me today of how good it is to stay true to yourself and to rejoice in what makes you you. That’s not saying that there’s never room for improvement. Everyone has room for improvement. Everyone. Really. … Continue reading

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On being happy

This evening, I witnessed a friend’s daughter memorizing a poem for her German class. As I sat there and watched her close her eyes, then peek one eye at the text and stumble across the sentences, I had a flashback … Continue reading

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You know you’re a Southern Girl…

when you admit that you love someone more than grits. Now that’s love!

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Society, society on the wall…

who’s the fairest of them all? It seems that all the money I’ve spent through the years buying mirrors was completely unnecessary. There’s hardly a day that doesn’t go by where someone or something hasn’t reminded me of the color … Continue reading

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Quotes of the Day:

“When you wallow with pigs, expect to get dirty.” “You cannot unsay a cruel word.” “Life is full of choices. We choose every day who we are and the standards we live by.” “If you find yourself in a hole, … Continue reading

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