Emulating the Willow

“That the yielding conquers the resistant and the soft conquers the hard is a fact known to all yet utilized by none” -Lao Tzu I struggle daily with my patience, and have just recently had the need to start high blood pressure medication because I am unable to instill this simple yet profound statement in…

Blessing from Cherubs (in disguise)

“I was in heaven with God and he gave me a choice of moms and I chose you”.

I read this expert from Sue Patton Thoele’s Woman’s Book of Soul just as I was about to snap this morning after I found uncleaned peanut butter oil smeared all over the kitchen floor and tracked through out the house from my son and his friends mid night snacks during their sleep over last night

Random Acts of Kindness.

Well, today is National Random Act of Kindness Day. Initially, I would say that all these national days are pretty lame! But in actuality, sometimes it takes something like this to make us stop and reflect about life. With all the hustle and bustle these days, kindness has become a second thought. I watched my son struggle the other day as he tried to open the door for a stranger. It was an odd gesture for him.