MONDAY MUSINGS

Choosing a Word of the Year: Is it Helpful?

Perhaps you’ve noticed the growing trend to choose a word of the year in January. Why choose a word of the year? The traditional litany of New Year’s resolutions can get old. Not only that, but statistics show that 92% of New Year’s resolutions fail. And let’s face it, by mid-January or early February, many… Continue reading Choosing a Word of the Year: Is it Helpful?

MONDAY MUSINGS

Forward Motion

I’m a nostalgic person.  You know, someone who likes to reminisce the past. Even certain foods and smells cause me to recollect special memories and favorite people. For example, I have cinnamon scented candles and Scentsy in my house because it makes me feel homey and reminds me of my mother who is now in… Continue reading Forward Motion

MONDAY MUSINGS

The one thing we all need to do in 2018

I like making to-do lists.  I write daily lists and I schedule things on my desk and phone calendar for future tasks and events. I also make goals for the year. After jotting down my chores, tasks, and goals, I feel organized and in control, that is until…I don’t complete all the checkoffs on my… Continue reading The one thing we all need to do in 2018

Devotions, MONDAY MUSINGS, TEEN TUESDAY

BEFORE YOU MAKE A NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION

I used to make a New Year's resolutions. But over the last few years, I've started something...well, uh... NEW which I'll share with you in a little while. But first, did you know that 45% of Americans usually make New Year’s Resolutions? Sadly only 8% are successful at keeping them, according to Statistic Brain Research Institute.… Continue reading BEFORE YOU MAKE A NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION