August 3, 2018

In Part 1, 2 and 3 of this parenting blog we saw how our parenting prayers could be answered by nature, a true gift from God when our fledglings refuse to leave the nest, and how Tough-Love can go a long way in teaching survival to our children.  httpspixabay.comennewborn-kid-newborn-dream-sleepy-1328454-CCO-Public-No-Attribution-Required.png The sound of my cell phone called me back to the porch. It was a scuba diving friend calling to tell me she and her husband had just sold the big… Read more

July 30, 2018

In Parts 1 and 2 of this blog, we saw how a parent can be a nightmare. However, our parenting prayers could be answered by nature, a true gift from God when our fledglings refuse to leave the nest. The saga of the parent and the fledgling continues in Part 3 when a little Tough-Love can go a long way for survival…. hands-1176673_960_720-geralt-pixabay-FREE-No-Attribution-Required.jpg Junior’s parent was not going to give up. Finally, Mr. Dove flew up to the nest. When… Read more

July 27, 2018

 In Part 1 of this blog, we saw how our parenting prayers could be answered by nature, a true gift from God when our fledglings refuse to leave the nest. In part 2 The School of Life begins for Junior Dove and the rest of the neighborhood bird families.    statue-316733_960_720-Pixabay-FREE-Public-Domain-No-Attribution-Required.jpg The Hummingbird twins were gone! Their familiar tweeting directed my gaze off of the porch to the row of fruit trees. They were in the orange tree with their… Read more

July 23, 2018

We chose mates to procreate, as directed by God, and raise families within our faith in the hope that our offspring will be emotionally, mentally, and physically fit enough to venture out into the world carrying the flame of faith, develop successful parenting skills, and continue the family tree. But, what happens when Junior refuses to leave the nest?  Have we failed as parents? We pray for answers to the challenge of fledglings who won’t fly. How did we fail… Read more

July 20, 2018

  book-1659717_960_720-Gellinger-Pixabay-Free-CC0-Public-Domain-No-Attribution-Required.jpg In Part 1 of this blog, we discussed the changes taking place between Boomers and Millennials in our society. Part 1 of this two-part blog can be found at the bottom of this blog. When I was a special education teacher, who taught the profoundly emotionally disturbed in a special “last resort” school setting one of the most difficult things to teach my students was working for their success. Waiting to reap the rewards DUE to them. No… Read more

July 13, 2018

Our world of Millennials is changing in more ways than we may realize and not necessary for the better. The Millenial change is not only due to what we can see or feel such as the massive focus on Green Issues and Clean Water. It has shifted from the concept of We to Me. In God WE Trust has become In ME I trust. children-747768_1280-pixabay.com-Public-Domain-Free-Commercial-Use-No-Attribution-Required.jpg This blog begs some telling questions. Is our technology evolving while our sociology is devolving?… Read more

June 30, 2018

Still when I’m a mess I still put on a vest With an ‘S’ on my chest Oh yes, I’m a Superwoman~Alicia Keys (Poem)   The July 4th is celebrated in the United States to signify America’s Independence from England more than 200 years ago. The new SuperWoman is also celebrating independence. Hear her roar with love. “I Am a Superwoman” celebrates the birth of the Women’s Rights Movement, which began with five ordinary/extraordinary women at a Boston tea party… Read more

June 28, 2018

As I walked toward my computer, morning coffee in hand, my computer pinged to let me know someone had sent an email. I wondered if it was another invitation to be a guest on a radio show to talk about dreams. The email read, “My dreams are so real I often do not know if I am really dreaming or in another dimension. How can I tell?” Have you ever heard the saying, “Pinch yourself awake” or “Pinch yourself to… Read more

June 15, 2018

Almost no one makes it through life without having to cope with the loss of a loved one. Bereavement is a ubiquitous part of being a human being. The death of a parent, child, or grandparent can be extremely distressing and may require years of therapy to move beyond the pain. Dream visitations may be an answer. Your dreams are an innate gift from God. That means you were born with this special gift. You possess the ability to open… Read more

June 12, 2018

Your dreams are an innate gift from God. That means you were born with this blessed gift. You possess the ability to open the Sacred Doorways to the Divine. Visitation dreams have the ability to reconnect you with your deceased loved ones. Your loved ones miss you as much as you miss them. These sacred dream pathways are a reminder that death is not the end and that grief is love. Death is one door closing while another one opens…. Read more




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