faith / Healthy Living / Uncategorized

God is with us – Unprecedented Tragedy and Amazing LOVE

I will remember this Christmas forever.  This week has been marked with unprecedented tragedy, suffering and grief.  Sandy Hook Elementary became the scene of unspeakable horror.  Our president let his tears fall while on national television.  Our collective hearts ache.  Indeed unprecedented national tragedy, but also amazing acts of LOVE .   I am experiencing Christmas … Continue reading

faith / Healthy Living / Retirement

Faith, Hope and Love – The Potential to Bloom Again

We hold within us the potential to bloom again. During my years of teaching young children, several times I have engaged them in the activity of planting tulip bulbs.  The activity facilitates the essential understanding that all living things grow and change over time.  The  children are able to see and feel the tulip bulb, but they … Continue reading