Batting My Eyelashes at You

Batting my eyelashes at you! Baby camel asked his mother, “Why do we have such large hoofs on our feet?” She turned to him. “God made us that way for a very special reason,” and she began her explanation. “The big hoofs are to keep us from sinking into the sand.” “Oh! So why do we have long eyelashes?” “It’s to protect our eyes from the sand.” “Why the big humps?” “That is to store>>>

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They don’t walk in your shoes… Click, Click, Click!

They don’t walk in your shoes… Click, Click, Click! We ducked into the dimly lit thrift shop to get out of the rain. Like so many things since our daughter’s birth, I hadn’t planned on a trip to this place. But I figured we’d see what they had since we were there. They don’t walk in your shoes… Click, Click, Click! “Hi, today is stuff a bag day. Would you like one?” The clerk asked. “What is>>>

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The Necklace

  The Necklace  The cheerful little girl with bouncy golden curls was almost five.       Waiting with her mother at the checkout stand, she saw them, a circle of glistening white pearls in a pink foil box. Oh mommy please, Mommy, can I have them? Please, Mommy, please?” Quickly the mother checked the back of the little foil box and then looked back into the pleading blue eyes of her little girl’s upturned face.>>>

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#LiveLIFE BUCKET LIST

#LiveLIFE BUCKET LIST Set some time aside to create your bucket list and stop putting off your dreams for “someday” The best way to get the most out of life is to look upon it as a magnificent adventure. This list is a summary of many websites I have researched.  #LiveLIFE BUCKET LIST Imagine being able to say at the end of your life’s journey: “Wow, what a ride!” And what better way to have>>>

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Before they call, I will answer

Before they call, I will answer  This beautiful story was written by a doctor who worked in Central Africa One night I had worked hard to help a mother in the labor ward; but in spite of all we could do, she died, leaving us with a tiny, premature baby and a crying two-year-old daughter. We would have difficulty keeping the baby alive; as we had no incubator (we had no electricity to run an incubator). We also had no special feeding facilities.. Although we lived on>>>

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The Power of a (Hug)

The Power of a (Hug) One of my daughters gave this little story to me around 17 years ago and I have had it on my office filing cabinets on display ever since.. The story has had a powerful hold on me over these years…                                           I read the story nearly on a daily basis as a>>>

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My Reality Is Virtual!

My Reality Is Virtual! Someone once quipped, “A lot of my reality is virtual!” Whether or not you can say the same thing today living on Twitter and Facebook…, I find it is true that a lot of my reality is the way I perceive it. Let me explain what I mean with a true story. In the “Journal of the American Medical Association,” Dr. Paul Ruskin demonstrated how our perception of reality (not actually>>>

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