Monday, June 26, 2017
Recently, on a social media site, a video clip was shared that showed a man who held a door open for a woman as she was exiting behind him. However, as the man was holding open the door, the...
Have you ever known someone who cringes any time another person invades his or her personal space? You may have heard someone say, "Whoa! You're in my bubble! Back up a little, okay?" This type of person (even if...
If you're a parent (of a teenager, especially) no one needs to tell you how challenging life can be. Navigating the often turbulent waters of puberty and young adulthood alongside children is undoubtedly a great paradox. It's an experience...
Working at Starbucks has provided me with a variety of experiences in talking to and building relationships with a variety of people. Every person who walks in the doors or pulls through the drive thru has a unique story....
No matter what your current state-in-life happens to be, it's reasonably safe to assume that you can stand a nice dose of encouragement once in awhile. Most readers know that things aren't always what they appear to be on...
More than a decade ago, my husband and I decided to get rid of traditional television-viewing in our home. At the time, the following three reasons prompted our decision: Much of what was being offered on our zillion and...
Whether you live in the heart of a bustling city, or, in the middle of the woods (as I do) you've likely spent some time wondering if you're at risk for burglary. My particular community was directly affected by...
Don't you just love that person in your life who always seems to be "in the know" about various remote, trivial facts that most people have likely never even thought of, much less taken time to research? My kids...
Barring any serious or chronic medical conditions that would render a person sedentary as he or she ages, there seem to be two different types of elderly people in the world: Those who sit around complaining about life and...
When you think of joy, hope and faith your mind might wander to the spiritual realm. Indeed, such words are spirit-centered for the most part. However, when applied to other areas in life, good health and success never seem...