Pam Reynolds

Mother of 4 Grandmother of 10

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Discouragement
Children

Discouragement

“Never say that you can’t do something, or that something seems impossible, or that something can’t be done, no matter how discouraging or harrowing it may be; human beings are limited only by what we

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Pride Is Virtuous
Relationships

Pride Is Virtuous

“Remembering that I’ll be dead soon is the most important tool I’ve ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything – all external expectations, all pride, all fear of

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Power Is The Ability To See All Sides
Children

Power Is The Ability To See All Sides

“Thus each person by his fears, gives wings to rumor and without any real source of apprehension, men fear what they themselves have imagined.” Lucan The trouble with relationships is we hide so much of

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Forgive Self First
Fear

Forgive Self First

There is so much talk about forgiving others and that is as it should be. However, I believe we have forgotten to include ourselves in the mix. I hate to admit I have made a mistake. It is demeaning to me to be found in the wrong, I feel so terrible. I can assume we all get that sense when we honestly confront ourselves about an issue and find that we are wrong. It is so difficult to apologize and even harder to forgive ourselves.

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Interpreting The Whole
Relationships

Interpreting The Whole

“I’m not saying your a bad friend. You just aren’t a good friend to me.”    Khalil Gibran “A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.” Khalil Gibran We

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End Envy; See Beyond The Appearance
Envy

End Envy; See Beyond The Appearance

“Jealousy is the art of counting someone else’s blessings instead of your own.” Albert Einstein “Sometimes I think we torture ourselves by desiring what others have. This includes money jobs fame fortune power prestige personality

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Stress Within Or Without
Family

Is Stress Within Or Without?

We all discuss stress every day and at any given moment we are willing to either offer sympathy for another person’s problems or we want to divulge our own issues and garner support. Perhaps that is why social media is so intriguing because it offers all kinds of aid. We can dump problems on the pages of social media and await a generous supply of replies from others. Likewise, we hope to offer them the same kind of help when they are feeling the pressures of life.

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Self-Destruct Is Not An Option
Daughter-in-law

Self-Destruct Is Not An Option

There is a world of people totally self-centered. Many of us work at jobs we don’t like, but it puts food on the table, and money in the bank if we are lucky. We care for our family, even when we are tired and in a bad mood, because we love them. Everything has a price. We make the choice of the disposition. Look for the positive and be happy. Perhaps seeing only the negative causes us misery. The choice is always our own. What will you choose today?

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