Tag Archives: Priorities

Home Is Where The Heart Is

In a new post specifically created for this challenge, share a picture that evokes HOME for you – Weekly Photo Challenge They say home is where the heart is. And for me that would be anywhere my daughter and wife are. … Continue reading

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The Dangers of Hero Worship

Head to your favorite online news source. Pick an article with a headline that grabs you. Now, write a short story based on the article. – Daily Prompt I like when the Daily Prompts coincide with something I was already bantering … Continue reading

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I Am

I read a blog posting over on You Know It Happens at Your House Too about writing something titled I Am. The point behind this was to have something that you can always look back on to remind you of … Continue reading

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Opportunities For Meaningful Conversations With Your Children

You never know when opportunities for meaningful conversations are going to happen with your little ones. I had an opportunity that arose out of the blue with my daughter the other evening during our bed time routine. As we were … Continue reading

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NFL Star Retiring To Be Involved with his Children

Ray Lewis, middle linebacker for the Baltimore Ravens, has announced he is retiring at the end of the season. http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/8803174/ray-lewis-baltimore-ravens-says-retiring-season I was never a huge Ray Lewis fan. For one, he plays in the same division as the Bengals and … Continue reading

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The People Who Influence Who You Are

Write page three of your autobiography. – Daily Prompt This is a previous post I had written s0 if my regular readers think this is familiar that it why. I am re-posting this today because it seems to fit with … Continue reading

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The Horrible Newton, CT Tragedy

As I am sure is true with all of you, my thoughts and prayers are with the families of all those affected by the horrible tragedy in Newton, CT. I have never understood how anyone could ever bring themselves to … Continue reading

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The People Who Influence Who You Are

Do you ever take time to consider who it is that has affected you the most in your life? Who helped you become who you are today? Who do you model yourself after? For most people when you think about … Continue reading

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Passing Faith on to Our Children

Do you ever take time to consider if the faith you are trying to pass onto your children will stay with them as they get older and get to the point where they have to make decisions for themselves? I … Continue reading

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