I am SO excited!!! All of the little (and not so little) exercises we have faithfully been doing in the MKE are starting to manifest themselves in my life. There have been some pivotal moments along the way, and I shared them in my weekly blog. They were single events, but stacked together they have … Continue reading It’s Starting To Come Together – Week 17
Before you say it, ask yourself, Is it kind? Is it helpful? Is it true? Anybody else ever heard that? It's too bad more people don't practise this. Especially in this day of social media craze. It is so easy to say hateful, untrue, unkind words to people if you don't have to be face … Continue reading Kindness MKE Week 16
I have spent a good portion of my life trying to be like somebody else. Near the end of high school I was applying for a scholarship. One of the questions on the application asked, "If you could be anybody, who would you want to be?" I wrote a very good mini essay giving my … Continue reading There’s Nobody Like Me – WEEK 15
It has been a very busy week. Sometimes it feels like I'm having 12 days of Christmas. Usually my family only celebrates part of the 24th and 25th. This year we had something going on from the 23rd - 26th and another Christmas celebration on the 28th. Needless to say, it has been a crazy … Continue reading Week 14
I don't generally care for change - unless I'm the one making the change. I guess I like being in control and I feel out of control when someone else is forcing change on me. I am not easily bored and love the comfort of same-o, same-o. And yet I've noticed that I get restless … Continue reading Change – Again?
" I promise to give the hope for joy, affluence, kindness and love consciously with every encounter, regardless of the brevity." This has been on my mind lately. How do you give the hope for joy to someone who recently lost their son in a car accident? How about a husband who's wife is dying … Continue reading MKE – WEEK 12
I believe I have finally turned a corner. (Cue angels singing) Scroll III came along just in time. I am loving this scroll. Up to this point I was up, then down. Up, then down. One day I would feel on top of the world, full of optimism. The very next day I would find … Continue reading MKE – WEEK 11