A New Day, A New Perspective

Tag: History

The Choice is Yours!

Today I am thankful for choices.  I love the fact that we have so many choices each day, starting with our attitude.  We can choose to be happy, choose how we approach the day ahead and choose the direction our day will go.   Even if you have a day when everything seems to fall apart, you… Read More ›

Honored and Remembered

Today I am thankful for our Veteran’s.  I am sad that there is a need for veterans, but we live in an imperfect world and I’m thankful for those willing to serve.  There are many veteran’s in our family, my uncles on both sides of the family were veteran’s serving in World War II. My… Read More ›

That’s History In The Making!

What you do today matters. The things you think, The things you say, The things you do all matter.  We have all heard the saying, “it’s history in the making!” Usually those are words describing some important event that is deemed to be memorable for years or decades to come.  The truth is we are all… Read More ›

Faith

“Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.           What is faith?  Is it a belief in something?  Is there any tangible evidence of faith or is it just a feeling? Faith is the exact mix of hope and determination… Read More ›

Decide For Yourself

“Neither believe nor reject any thing because any other person, or description of persons have rejected or believed it.  Your own reason is the only oracle given you by heaven.” – Thomas Jefferson One of my pet peeves is when someone tries for force their opinion on me.  I like to look at, research –… Read More ›

Quote Sept 19th

“Neither a wise man nor a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him.” – Dwight D. Eisenhower

Shoot for the Moon!

I was outside looking at the full moon one night, marveling at how much light it was giving off and how truly beautiful it was.  It reminded me how beautiful a dream can be when it’s first thought of and how that the light it can give when its new is nothing compared to the light… Read More ›

Walls and Bridges

Sometimes we are lonely because we have built far more walls than bridges. We are a society of walls, fences and protected privacy.  We are taught that these things will keep us safe and protected from harm.  In an age of information, there is a lot of truth to that. However, it is also true… Read More ›

Put One Foot In Front of the Other

“Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.” Martin Luther King, Jr. I remember spending a lot of time on the stairs while I was growing up.  There were two sets of stairs at the daycare / church my mom worked at and more often than not I was… Read More ›

People Watching

I occasionally work on the weekends doing demonstrations and handing out samples at Target.  I started working this job for several reasons: extra money, meeting new people, expanding my horizons by doing something different, and my favorite thing – people watching. Today I was handing out the Lindt Lindor milk chocolate bunny samples.  They were tiny… Read More ›

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