Being a human #108 Humans are allowed to make mistakes. These mistakes are not losses if you learn from the result. The product of mistakes do not make up the entirety of your story. You are more than your mistakes.
Being a human #102 Respect yourself and others. You don’t have to like someone to show them respect. Your actions and words of respect reflect your character values not the recipient’s morals. The other person doesn’t have to show you respect in return. That’s on them not you. Respect yourself. Aren’t you worth as much… Continue reading Day 102
Being a human #101 Always be honest. Those who don't like your honestly will remove themselves from your life. Those humans who appreciate your honesty will let you know. Always being honest does not give you permission to be cruel. Be an honest human.
Last day of March. Decisions have been made. Sitting at a crossroads, one last decision to make once we get one more answer from an outsider. Did I mention that I am not good at waiting?
In 1988 I was nineteen years old. I decided I knew better than the adults in my life. I was an adult. I got married and had a baby. I needed nothing and no one to tell me what to do. I was the smartest person I knew. I was wrong.
I don’t know what God is doing. I don’t know why the challenges are hitting the O’Gara clan so hard. Seems we get two steps forward in just to get knocked back five. What I do know is God is in control. He will bring us through this, maybe a little banged up, but through… Continue reading Day 55
The sun is shining and I’m alive. I live in a free country where I can believe and speak as I wish. Even so, I am never free of the consequences of my beliefs acted upon or my words spoken.
I have never been a passive when it comes to waiting. I have to do something. This is not a good thing for a person in the process of buying a house with a spouse and planning a relocation of her family. So many moving parts and people involved. I’m waiting to hear what my… Continue reading Day 33
When life pulls the rug out from under you and you land on your butt, look up....God has you. He will stand you up, dust off your butt and point your feet in the direction you need to go. I must hold onto this truth right now. If I don't I will be a sadness… Continue reading Day 24
Life is a cake walk for some and digging ditches for others. I’ve been at both ends of the line. Today life is amazing, less ditches and more cake. If I could telepathically send all my life experience and common sense to my children and grandchildren that would be great. How do you share experience… Continue reading Day 13