Quote of the day: 4/14/15

"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope." Martin Luther King, Jr. I write this quote as we go through things that provide us with deep disappointments, but to remind myself, I must not lose hope. Today is not over and tomorrow brings a new day with great new opportunities. The beauty of … Continue reading Quote of the day: 4/14/15

Sermon Sunday: 4/12/15

“Watch, stand fast in the faith, be brave, be strong. Let all that you do be done with love” (1 Corinthians 16:13-14) Be strong and do all things with love. Have you noticed that all things seem easier when completed with love, when instilling love? Simply put, all things sealed with love never seem as … Continue reading Sermon Sunday: 4/12/15

Fun Fact Friday: Wisdom Teeth and Appendix must be removed to stay in Antarctica

Did you know you must have your wisdom teeth and appendix removed if you wish to stay in Antarctica? I became interested in this during my reading of "Where'd you go, Bernadette?" as Bernadette mentions she had to get her four wisdom teeth removed to stay in Antarctica. So, I researched and found out it … Continue reading Fun Fact Friday: Wisdom Teeth and Appendix must be removed to stay in Antarctica

Word of the day: Dissemination

Word: Dissemination You Pronounce it: [dih-sem-uh-ney-shuh n] IPA:/dɪˌsɛm əˈneɪ ʃən/ Definition: noun 1. the act of disseminating, or spreading widely: The Internet allows for the rapid dissemination of information. Origin: 1640s, from Latin disseminationem (nominative disseminatio) "a scattering of seed, a sowing," noun of action from past participle stem of disseminare (see disseminate ). Or perhaps … Continue reading Word of the day: Dissemination

Quote of the day: 4/8/15

Life is a series of experiences, each one of which makes us bigger, even though sometimes it is hard to realize this. For the world was built to develop character, and we must learn that the setbacks and grieves which we endure help us in our marching onward.~Henry Ford What you are going through now, … Continue reading Quote of the day: 4/8/15

Quote of the day: 4/7/15

“Whoever is happy will make others happy.” ― Anne Frank I like this quote because I have noticed that unhappy people live to make others unhappy and happy people love to bring happiness to others. A stressed person will bring stress upon others. Amazing, but true. For this reason it is important to work on … Continue reading Quote of the day: 4/7/15

Fashion: A Renaissance Mom’s Outfit of the Day

For a family gathering on Easter Sunday, this is the outfit I wore. I love the Spring colors and felt fresh enough for what the day seemed to look like. Notice I stated, "seemed" because it ended up being cold. I had to change and, luckily, I took a second set of clothes. We spent … Continue reading Fashion: A Renaissance Mom’s Outfit of the Day

Quote of the day: 4/6/15

For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson How true is this quote? What a great break-down of time wasted lingering on an emotion that should perish quickly after feeling it. Sometimes, anger, however, will push us to make changes in our lives, but it … Continue reading Quote of the day: 4/6/15

Origin and History: Easter

Happy Easter. I grew up knowing Easter as a Christian celebration as the resurrection of Jesus Christ. This is the day I celebrate, but, as an adult, I found out the roots of the holiday. According to History.com, although most websites state the same thing, it was once a pagan holiday to celebrate the goddess of … Continue reading Origin and History: Easter