There are margins on the edge of this computer screen that you are reading. There are edges to the paper on which you write (even those journals!) and the books you read. White space. Empty places. Room to for your eye to rest. Do you have margins in your life? My father explained margins to me and they provide lots of freedom. Find out where you need more margins in your life today.
Friday, February 25, 2011
Who has the most information to help you? You do! You know yourself better than anyone and have all the history of your life experience, hurts, wrong thoughts, dead end dreams, goals and hopes. It’s there within, but accessing isn’t always easy. Read more to discover the best way to use the information you already possess.
|Here is my treasure of journals |
from the eighties till today!
Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Monday, February 14, 2011
Valentine's Day is filled with many little notes, words of affection, messages in gifts. They verbalize the adoration we all want, and I believed them. I treasured all those ideal lines, but I was listening to the wrong message ...
Friday, February 11, 2011
Monday, February 7, 2011
For as long as I can remember, I have defined myself by other relationships. I was devastated when my marriage ended, I didn't like the new roles given to me: Single Mother, Breadwinner, Spiritual Leader. Yes, those are aspects of my life and person, but those titles do not define me. I choose to look at myself first as a mother, who happens to be single and working to provide for our little family. It's all a matter of perspective...
Saturday, February 5, 2011
For two weeks, I did little more than the basics of care for my children: bathing, feeding, providing time for play. I was literally stunned, shocked and immobilized. By the second week I did get into my job, just functioning enough to get by. When the little ones went to sleep each night, I was usually in a heap on the floor. I literally felt paralyzed. I never prepared for this scenario in my life.