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August 17/22 – Gratitude preserves old friendships, and procures new.

Joy is easy to procure when you have an attitude of gratitude. Try it. You’ll like it! Peace to you. B Image: two kayakers on the Otonobee River while the sun sets in Peterborough, Ontario.

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Nov.3/21 – When you talk, you are only repeating what you know. But if you listen, you may learn something new. Dalai Lama

Like my Mom would say that is why God gave us two ears and one mouth. Moms always have so much wisdom to share, it’s worth listening. Peace to you. B Image: the Atikokan River during a sunset in Atikokan, … Continue reading

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Aug.25/21 – Keep your face to the sunshine and you can never see the shadow.

Peace to you. B Image: sunset on Lake Huron in Point Clark, Ontario

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Aug.18/21 – Remember a diamond is just a piece of coal that didn’t stop under pressure.

We all experience many pressures and stresses in this life.. It can feel like a snow storm. You know where you want to go and end up, but can’t see your way. Keep moving, don’t stop in that white out. … Continue reading

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Aug.15/21 – Just for today I will not find fault with anything.

Easier said than done, as the saying goes. I admit it is easier to complain and find fault than showing grace and acceptance. The important step to take is to recognize it and work on it. Accepting grace is easy, … Continue reading

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June 9/21 – Remember that silence is sometimes the best answer.

One mouth two ears. A good listener is a gift of grace. I know it can be difficult to not give  your lip service with an opinion or advice, but most people want to be heard. It’s the best way … Continue reading

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May 19/21 – We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. -Winston Churchill

Give freely, you’ll be surprised what you receive. Peace to you. B Image: a swan swims in the Avon River in Stratford, Ontario, Canada.

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Apr.22/21 – Good judgement comes from experience and a lot that comes from bad judgement.

Experience whether good or bad is always a learning curve. Learn to appreciate the fails, it’s what make the successes so sweet. peace to you. B Image: sunset between two trees near Seaforth, Ontario.

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Apr.7/21 – Good timber does not grow with ease; the stronger the wind, the stronger the trees.

When we are in the midst of life’s storms, troubles and concerns we don’t see them as building blocks. It’s hard. But once we come through the storm we are stronger and have gained knowledge and foresight. We can help … Continue reading

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Mar.24/21 – Your mind can only hold one thought at a time. Make it a positive one.

Peace to you. B

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