Tag Archives: words of advice

August 3/22 – There are some things you learn best in calm and some in storm.

Some of my best learned teachings have been in the storms of life. Maybe not my favourite style of learning but some of the most memorable. In short, learning from your mistakes is the best outcome for yourself and those … Continue reading

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Apr.13/22 – there are two ways to spread light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.

Peace to you.. B Image: sunset at Goderich Lighthouse.

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Apr.6/22 – To error is human to forgive is divine.

Only through the grace of God can we fully and truly forgive. Peace to you. B Image: Sunrise over Lake Michigan in Chicago.

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Mar. 10/22 – Just for today be kinder than necessary.

In today’s world this can be more difficult than it seems. With the pandemic the last two years, it has brought about nasty human to human interactions. Frustration has lead to hateful, blaming, fear mongering, and ignorant behaviours. Sad. Sad. … Continue reading

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Feb.2/22 – Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.

Patience, prayer, persistence, perseverance. The four P’s. Peace to you. B Image: The waves of Lake Huron near Bayfield, Ontario.

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Jan.19/22 – Even from a dark night songs of beauty can be born.

Strive to find the positive in daily living. It may take some effort but it’s possible. If I’d known then what I know now.  Living is an forever life lesson, and the real trial is remembering and learning from every … Continue reading

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Jan.5/22 – A grateful heart is the mainspring of happiness.

Watch over your heart with all diligence. For from it flows the springs of life. Put away your deceitful mouth and put devious speech far from you.                Proverbs 4:23-24 What I allow to … Continue reading

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Dec.29/21 – Happy New Year!

Making New Year’s resolutions goes back to Babylonian times, some 3000 years. There is something about setting a fresh start. I am reminded to not only set a plan for my physical well being but just as important is my … Continue reading

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Dec.4/21 – Praise in public, criticize in private.

Treat others the way you would like to be treated. Good rule of thumb for your workplace, family, and strangers. For myself it’s best to give some thought and pray about the situation of criticism. Sometimes i just need to … Continue reading

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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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