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Check Your Attitude At The Door?

July 15, 2015

This is the scene that welcomes you when you enter my home … shoes, towels, flip flops, umbrellas.  It is a place to kick your shoes off as you arrive home, hang your towel from the beach, and get ready to relax at home.  Aaaahhh…home.  It may be messy, but it prepares your heart to … Read moreCheck Your Attitude At The Door?

Are You a Dripping Faucet?

April 22, 2015

Have you ever had this problem?  Have you ever had a sink that went … drip…drip…drip… So, you got the wrench and you tightened everything you could see to tighten on that sink.  But…drip…drip…drip… Arrgghhh!  A dripping faucet is so annoying ~ right?  How many of you have nagged your husband to PLEASE fix that … Read moreAre You a Dripping Faucet?

7 Reasons to Shout 4 Ways to Change Lives

April 7, 2015

Imagine sitting down to play a board game for the first time, but the other players keep telling you different rules and different ways to play the game.  You wouldn’t know what to do.  If you are as short-fused as me, you’re likely to get up from the table and simply walk away.  Their confusion and … Read more7 Reasons to Shout 4 Ways to Change Lives

Wednesday Wisdom ~ Do You Stir the Pot or Spread the Honey?

March 18, 2015

    When I first started practicing law, we lived in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.  We lived in Oklahoma for five wonderful years.  I loved the people I worked with and the friends I met. People are just “real” in Oklahoma.   Another thing I love about Oklahoma is the way people talk.  I picked up the best phrases!  One … Read moreWednesday Wisdom ~ Do You Stir the Pot or Spread the Honey?

Wisdom Wednesday ~ Would You Grab This Dog by the Ears?

March 11, 2015

If you were on a walk in your neighborhood and happened to pass by this dog, would you grab it by the ears?  Of course not.  That would be dangerous, right?  On my walk this morning, I passed by a gentleman with this dog.  You can be sure that I asked the gentleman if it … Read moreWisdom Wednesday ~ Would You Grab This Dog by the Ears?