Experiences, Thought

Coincidence

According to Dictionary.com: Coincidence - nouna striking occurrence of two or more events at one time apparently by mere chance. Then we look at the word a little closer and we pull the word Coincide... verb To occupy the same place in space, the same point or period in time, or the same relative position.For… Continue reading Coincidence

Experiences, Thought

After 100 Days

In December, I wrote a blog about writing a letter to Santa Claus. Some people probably thought I was nuts, fair enough. However... I took that act pretty seriously, and more important was what I asked for for Christmas last year. There were 2 things. A new laptop... And a better relationship and understanding of… Continue reading After 100 Days

Experiences, Thought

The Pink Gown

This is an intimate story... a personal experience that just struck me as a profound example that everything truly does happen for a reason. In 2003 I went to the local bridal gown shop with my mom in late February. I had been dating my high school sweetheart for almost 2 years and we were… Continue reading The Pink Gown

Experiences, Thought

Snow Day

Do you remember when you were a kid and you would pray for a snow day (or two!) anytime the weather forecast called for possible snow accumulation? Now that I'm working in a school, I've found myself - in more ways than one - reverting back to some of my childhood ways. Today my snow… Continue reading Snow Day

Experiences, Thought

The Message of 1.8.18

I have always been fascinated by number sequences. Many of us have heard that if the clock reads 11:11 you should make a wish because there are angels nearby. When my youngest was born, she was a scheduled C-Section. As my doctor and I sat and discussed dates for the operation I asked about the… Continue reading The Message of 1.8.18

Experiences, Thought

The Real Reason for Upset

On January 1st this year, I began doing the workbook of A Course in Miracles. The Course is a spiritual text that was translated in the 1970's with the intention to help us unlearn some of the habits and thoughts in our lives that create chaos. It talks in great detail about the role of… Continue reading The Real Reason for Upset

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How We Live our Years

Several years ago I was listening to a really inspirational documentary that was talking about law of attraction, positive thinking and how our thoughts dictate where our lives go. One of the women said something along the lines of "you can live the same year 90 times, or you can live 90 wonderful years". Happy… Continue reading How We Live our Years

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Beginnings

When I was in 6th grade my fellow classmates and I were warned about a teacher that we were going to have to deal with in the second half of the year. This teacher, Mrs. Haff, was to be our keyboarding teacher. She was big, mean and angry according to the rumors around school. On… Continue reading Beginnings

Experiences, Thought

Dear Santa,

Writing your Christmas list to Santa Claus is not just for children...