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9 Bible Verses to Inspire, Encourage, and Uplift your Spirit

What a world we live in! Have you ever stopped to ponder on how amazing the earth is? It is beautiful with luscious landscapes, oceans, mountains, trees, animals and most importantly human life.  This land is magnificent and full of wonder and possibilities. But we rarely notice. We are swallowed by the stresses of life as soon as our alarm goes off.  It seems we have no time to stop and allow our center of gravity to align with our values, our…

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Why We Said Yes To Living In Europe

Life is a roller coaster! It never ceases to amaze me.  The life roller coaster will challenge you every single day to make decisions big and small. Some are easy, and some are hard.  Either way, we still have to make them. Decisions are an important fact life. Not too long ago, I was caught by Cecil pondering on life. (The picture below was captured by Cecil, exactly at the time I was reflecting. Isn’t the lighting just beautiful?)  From…

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Why Paris & June Exists and What Inspired It’s Creation

When I think of two words that describes me best and make me happy, Paris & June always come to mind. Why? Oh Paris! What I can I say that will do justice to this beautiful city? The iconic Eiffel Tower, Mona Lisa, the romance aura, charming, full of history, fashion, dessert shops everywhere; EVERYTHING about this city makes me feel  warm and happy inside.  When I hear the word Paris my eyes all of a sudden develop star gazed…

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Game Plan, Adapt & Overcome 

It’s 2017! Can you believe it? Time is flying! Or at least that’s what it feels like. Where is the pause button? Oh yeah . . . there is no such thing. That’s why you need to Plan, Adapt & Overcome in 2017. Everyone is busy getting back in their routines. The kids are back in school. You’re back at work and trying to juggle a million things at a time. But it’s a new year and with it, you…

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Veterans Day, an honorable day

We may not know them all, but we owe so much to them all! That young man pictured is my handsome brother who proudly and selflessly joined the Army after high school. In my eyes, he is and always will be my baby brother.  He is smart, kind and has a heart of gold. The Army gained a gem! To say the least, I am beyond proud of my brother. Veteran’s Day and every day, we should be grateful for…

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7 Habits for a Successful Morning Routine

What a better way to start than by a quote from one of my favorite philosophers, Aristotle. What is a habit? It is an acquired behavior pattern, which when performed regularly it becomes involuntary.  You don’t even think about it. For example, when you wake up and head over to the bathroom sink to brush your teeth, you don’t spend minutes trying to figure out how to take the cap off the toothpaste, then putting toothpaste on your toothbrush, bringing…

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MIA

Woahhh! Two weeks have gone by in the blink of an eye and where have we been? Oh you know just prepping for Germany! WHAAAAAATTTT??? That’s right you guys, we are moving to Germany!!!  And we could not be more excited, scared, nervous, anxious, happy, ecstatic beyond belief, and over the moon. All kinds of crazy and fun feelings. Our lives are currently upside down. We’re prepping, planning, packing, and partying with our families. Trying to get as much done…

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