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Dear Butterfly, Find Your Future

Dear Butterfly, Find Your Future

For the past two days, we have been writing letters to the butterflies in our lives as part of the Dear Butterfly challenge. We have covered the topics of friends and forgiveness. Today, we will be writing letters about finding their futures. Read the letter to my daughter, Lynn. Dear Butterfly, You are so talented. […]

Dear Butterfly, She Broke My Heart

Dear Butterfly, She Broke My Heart

Dear Butterfly, I loved her. But, love isn’t the exact emotion to capture how I truly felt about her. I admired her. She was successful, ambitious and intelligent. She was a sweet and kind person. She had a way of having the difficult conversations without hurting my feelings. I wished I possessed that ability to articulate my […]

What about your friends, dear butterfly?

Relationships / Aug 15, 2016 / 13 Comments
What about your friends, dear butterfly?

Today is the first day of the Dear Butterfly challenge. Each day for the next three days participants are receiving a writing prompt to craft a letter to the butterflies in their lives. Haven’t joined the challenge yet? Join here.  Today’s prompt is about friends. Inspirational verse: 1 Corinthians 15:33 Do not be deceived: “Bad company […]

How Was Your Day? Don’t Ask!

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How Was Your Day? Don’t Ask!

School is back in session for children all over the nation. By now, you are probably in preparation to ensure your child will have a successful year. You may find it helpful to have your child set goals to strive toward during this school term. At the end of a long day it is common to […]

Year of the Butterfly Update : Final Quarter

Relationships / Aug 9, 2016 / 0 Comments
Year of the Butterfly Update : Final Quarter

In January I declared this the year of the butterfly. 2016 was going to be the year I shed my cocoon for good and spread my wings. I invited you to join me on this journey of self-discovery, too. Have you downloaded your copy of the interactive e-book yet? If not, download it here. I celebrated the New […]

I left her at the beach: One year later

I left her at the beach: One year later

I don’t know when I realized that she was missing. It must have been halfway between Palm Beach and Georgia. Or maybe it was when I was confronted with a difficult situation and I responded in a way I never had before. I literally laughed at the nurse on the other end of the phone […]

Wounds to Wisdom: Tamiko Lowry Pugh you are the real MVP

Relationships / May 29, 2016 / 16 Comments
Wounds to Wisdom: Tamiko Lowry Pugh you are the real MVP

Each and every wound we have endured in life has served a purpose. It is up to us to evaluate the lesson inside the pain and apply those lessons to our lives. This month’s mom MVP is Tamiko Lowry Pugh, founder of The Still Standing Foundation which serves victims of domestic violence by empowering them […]

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