October 31, 2009
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October 26, 2009
"Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to an all-knowing God." - Corrie Ten Boom
Posted by Mom at 5:42 AM
October 25, 2009
Growing old is mandatory; growing up is optional. ~Chili Davis
Posted by Mom at 11:19 AM
October 24, 2009
Raining knives, impromptu floods, and strange men who will scurry around your house trying to stem the unavoidable rising waters.
Posted by Mom at 9:47 PM
The first sign of maturity is the discovery that the volume knob also turns to the left. ~Jerry M. Wright
Posted by Mom at 11:20 AM
October 23, 2009
We know we're getting old when the only thing we want for our birthday is not to be reminded of it. ~Author Unknown
Happy Birthday to my dear friend, John, who would probably prefer to just skip the day altogether.
Posted by Mom at 11:17 AM
October 17, 2009
What children need most are the essentials that grandparents provide in abundance. They give unconditional love, kindness, patience, humor, comfort, lessons in life. And, most importantly, cookies. ~Rudolph Giuliani
Posted by Mom at 9:31 AM
October 16, 2009
"A child needs a grandparent, anybody's grandparent, to grow a little more securely into an unfamiliar world. " ~Charles and Ann Morse
Being a grandparent is much more than order of birth.
Posted by Mom at 9:24 AM
October 12, 2009
"Never let anybody else be your excuse for failure."
Posted by Mom at 11:38 AM
October 5, 2009
Love is a choice, not a feeling.
Love is an action, not an emotion.
Love is something that we do, not something that we feel.
Posted by Mom at 11:08 AM
October 4, 2009
A friend loveth at all times. ~ Proverbs 17:17
Posted by Mom at 3:49 AM
October 3, 2009
"Love is blind; friendship closes its eyes." ~ Friedrich Nietzsche
How true! This is the reason that lasting relationships must be built on a solid foundation of friendship.
Posted by Mom at 3:47 AM
October 2, 2009
"Kindness gives birth to kindness." ~ Sophocles
This is the premise that lies behind the 'Pay It Forward' movement that followed the release of the popular movie by the same name. If you give kindness to someone, and they give kindness to others, and those others also give kindness, soon the world would be filled with more kindness than hatred. It's a good theory, at least.
Posted by Mom at 3:45 AM