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Tag Archives: New Year’s
If we were having coffee… It’s good to be back and see you again. Enjoying the Clover coffee? I totally love supporting local coffee shops, but sometimes I like the consistency of big box stores. The Reserve coffee makes this … Continue reading
“It is important to stay positive because beauty comes from the inside out.”~Jenn Proske, Canadian actress Why wait for a new year to make a new you? ‘Tis the season for reflection and afterthought and future goals. John McCarthy over … Continue reading
“Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.”~Henry Ford, American entrepreneur Happy New Year, Happy New Week, Happy New You! This is the time when people pause to reflect and lay out their goals and plans … Continue reading
If we were having coffee… It’s kinda nice to get out of the house, isn’t it? Yeah, it’s not like I’ve been cooped up all week–far from it!–but sitting in this Starbucks gives us some space to spread out. Too … Continue reading
“It’s like driving a car at night. You never see further than your headlights, but you can make the whole trip that way.”~E. L. Doctorow, American writer My Deadwood writers group has determined to empower success among our group, so … Continue reading
“It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness.”~Charles Spurgeon, British clergyman To keep up with my New Year’s resolutions, I decided to break down my pages-long To-Do list into something manageable. To keep … Continue reading
“My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.”~Aristotle, Greek Philosopher I have failed my New Year’s Resolution every year. It’s not even a specific task that can be quantified, like “I will … Continue reading
“Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud.”~Maya Angelou, American poet I spent the last day of 2014 visiting a college friend. I met Cheryl my first night at Penn State. She and her sister had their dorm door open, … Continue reading
“In order to carry a positive action, we must develop here a positive vision.”~Dalai Lama, Tibetan leader I’m diggin’ the nostalgia found in #throwbackthursday hashtags on social media. I’ve posted the first Ku haiku I wrote, images from my CZT … Continue reading