I realize how little I expect from God by the prayers I pray. I have such low expectations from life. What do I really want God to do in my life? What do I really want to see happen in the world around me? Don’t I want God to do more than just easing the […]

15
Jun

When a caller would complain to Dr. Laura about her spouse or about getting a divorce, her response would be something like – the person you hate now is the person you were once so in love with you couldn’t live without. You had babies with this person. How is it that a couple could […]

09
Jun

Ever have one of those days when you have time on your hands…and you don’t know what to do with it? I have lots of things I want to do, need to do, and should do. But when the time is finally available to me, I don’t know where to start. My mind is in […]

07
Jun
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Several people came up to offer me help with the graduation celebration I am planning. They were not casually asking if I needed help. They actually offered specific help. How nice to have people who volunteer without me having to ask. While planning an event gives me the opportunity to interact with people, I find […]

06
Jun
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The previews were great, setting us up for a great movie. It turned out that the previews were the best parts of the movie. The rest didn’t live up to expectations. Things I liked about the movie “UP” – The dogs were soooo cute. Russel was an exemplary character with courage and compassion. All the […]

04
Jun

With my oldest son, everything was a first – first to check out a preschool, if it’s good, the sisters will follow along later. First to enter kindergarten, first to go to one week of 6th grade science camp, first to go through the complicated process of choosing classes for high school, first to write […]