Monthly Archives: February 2013

Words of Appreciation

Thank you. I appreciate you. I love you. These are such simple words to say, but too often we don’t take time to say them. I’m sure we’ve all been in that place where we needed a word of encouragement. … Continue reading

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Creating Beauty

I love the story of the Daffodil Garden at Lake Arrowhead.  It is told by a grandmother who traveled to Lake Arrowhead reluctantly at her daughter’s insistence.  Her daughter drove her to the garden and they walked together with her … Continue reading

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Life lessons

Listening to the radio in the car, I learned that in Japan therapists think about family relationships differently than in the United States.  Instead of asking what happened in childhood to screw you up, they ask, “What did your parents … Continue reading

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“I want to know more about you!”

I opened a fortune cookie and it promised me a better day if I would just repeat the words in the title at least five times today.  I immediately repeated, “I want to know more about you” five times.  But … Continue reading

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