Pam Reynolds

Mother of 4 Grandmother of 10

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Criticism Is A Tough Pill To Swallow
Courage

Criticism Is A Tough Pill To Swallow

“You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.”  Winston Churchill “But instead of spending our lives running towards our dreams, we are often running away from a fear

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Take The Positive Approach
Children

Take The Positive Approach

“No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an enchanted land, or opened a new doorway for the human spirit.” Helen Keller Was the meeting expressive or repressive? We survived it.

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Always Time To Be Kind
Children

Always Time To Be Kind

“It has always seemed strange to me… the things we admire in men, kindness and generosity, openness, honesty, understanding and feeling, are the concomitants of failure in our system. And those traits we detest, sharpness,

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Have Courage To Stop, Sit, And Listen
Faith

Have courage to Stop, Sit, And Listen

“Reputation is what others think about you; character is what God knows about you. Adrian Rogers Independence can mean different things to a variety of people. This liberty is vital and necessary. Regarding the mother-in-law

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When It Isnt Enough
Baggage

When It Isn’t Enough

So we are feeling really low and our spouse or close companion doesn’t appear to understand the depth of our sadness. There is no place to begin to explain how awful we feel. With every attempt, we become mixed up in our thoughts and the words tumble out in a confusing fashion

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Divorce Adds Fear To Children's Lives
Divorce

Divorce Adds Fear To Children’s Lives

“Children are not possessions. You don’t “allow” the mother/father extra time. When you say things like that you imply that you think of your children as things not as humans.” “A good parent does not

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Acknowledgement
Confidence

Acknowledgement

Perhaps we begin with the phrase, “I never wanted nor asked for anything in return.” It is familiar to me. As much as any of us want to pride ourselves with our giving from the heart, without concern of any repay, we still like and enjoy some acknowledgement.

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Sprint Straightaway From Self Pity
Confidence

Sprint Straightaway From Self Pity

“Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.”    Helen Keller “Selfishness is one of the more common faces of pride. ‘How everything

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