When Dreams are Daunting

I’m woman enough to admit my dream is daunting. Some say if your dreams don’t scare you, they’re too small. So, I guess I’m on the right track. I’m scared that I won’t achieve my dreams. Terrified I’ll fall flat on my face. Petrified I will misrepresent the Bible unintentionally. Faint-hearted I might lead someone astray. […]

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Defending the Dream

If you’ve ever had a dream, there’s a pretty good chance you’ve had to defend it at some point. Not everybody is going to be on board with the direction you’re headed.  Some will guess you’ve gone crazy. Others might think you’re being reckless with your resources. Still others might assume you’re neglecting other responsibilities […]

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Why The Dandelion?

I’m sure you’re dying to know! When I started working with my friend and designer, Kate DiZio she asked me to come up with one single image that could be my icon. After dismissing every craft supply and paraphernalia and religious symbol known to man… think glue gun, ball of yarn, scissors, paint bush, artist’s […]

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My Father’s Memories

The day my Dad died, my sister and I combed through his belongings. He had liquidated most of his assets several years before, so there wasn’t much. But we found some real treasures in his small two bedroom house near the gulf coast in Florida. He hadn’t kept a whole lot of things, but what […]

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How Memories Help Us Get Home

Spoiler alert! Don’t keep reading unless you are prepared to hear what happens in the movie Finding Dory. It’s a kids movie, so you probably already guessed it ends with happily ever after. Dory finds her family and she swims off into the sunset with her parents, Nemo, Marlin, and Hank, the angry, seven-armed octopus. […]

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3 Ways to Improve Your Memory

Have you seen Finding Dory yet? If so, maybe you aren’t so surprised to see that I’m writing about it, for the next two weeks, actually. But I’ll try not to spoil it for you. At least not this week. It is full of lessons about MEMORIES. There is a grumpy old seven armed octopus […]

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