1. Dr. Ben Carson said, “I struggled academically throughout elementary school yet became the best Neurosurgeon in the World in 1987″ *LESSON*: Struggling is a sign that you are on a verge of success. Don’t quit yet. 2. Oprah Winfrey said, ” I was raped at the age of 9 yet I am one of […]
So many women, so many role models. I can’t even begin to pick my favorites or the ones I admired the most. Eleanor Roosevelt? A definite contender. I’ve read every single thing ever written about her and she was one prima first lady. What she did for America, for women, for African Americans, for all […]
Hey y’all! So I was just scrolling through Pinterest today and came across this article which had 50 Personal History Questions that I felt compelled to answer, merely out of the combination of self-discovery and boredom. If you want to answer these questions the link to the article is here. 1.) Write about your name. […]
So as usual, I’ve got the tennis thing all figured out. Not in that I now know how to fix my own game, but at least now have a better understanding of maybe why. Why it’s wrong now and why it went all wrong when I was a kid. And I blame it on Ken […]
“Thus, the person sitting next to you is a cluster of memories of the past and expectations of the future. She is really a whole colony of persons, of people met all during a life. Something of these people has entered into this person forever. So that the person sitting next to you is really […]
Adventure is not always to unfamiliar places, and the western edge of the Olympic Peninsula is one of the places I have most often been to over my 66 years. On Easter Sunday, my sister and I returned to a favorite place of our childhood to scatter some of our mother’s ashes on this one […]
Last year Ashley Heath & Her Heathens won the MerleFest band competition, and tonight they will be rocking the Cabin Stage at 8:00PM! Get yourself a dose of Ashley’s soulful, bluesy pipes, backed by the sweet, funky grooves of her Heathens. From right up the road in Asheville, this foursome will make you scrunch up […]
Thursday 18thWe set off – as is often the case – a little later than planned. We weren’t at all sure how this journey would go as we have extra passengers. Meet Bill & Ted – our new Border Terrier pups. This was their first long car journey and we expected that it might […]
In honor of the Bard’s birthday, we wanted to share a list of phrases that can be attributed to William Shakespeare.
“Pest Control Profits 1 | How to Start a Pest Control Business” [ad_1] From: Nate Heller Dear Friend, I don’t know what your reasons are for wanting to start your own pest control business; you might hate your current job, you might hate working for the man, you might feel like your job is […]
Raff Hanks is a political advisor who’s about to run a child for POTUS. Because art imitates life.
We are right in the middle of Spring Recruiting, also known as the time of year when people are most likely to be surprised that my football coach husband has to work. (“Really?!? All spring?? What are they even doing?”) But this time of year can be a challenge because you had a minute during […]
Birthdays are a funny thing. We each have one. Every year. Even those people who are born on February 29 still have a birthday every year; they just celebrate them either on February 28 or March 1. It’s a celebration of our entering into this world, but it’s also a way to keep track of […]