“All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.”– Charles M. Schulz When I moved to California I moved in with a bunch of foodies. I never understood or appreciated the true power of food until moving here.
“Pull up a chair. Take a taste. Come join us. Life is so endlessly delicious.” – Ruth Reichl If the world were a game it would be a team game, there is no way to walk through life like you’re in a single-player game. There is a reason no one plays Monopoly by themselves.
“Failure is a bend in the road, not the end of the road. Learn from failure and keep moving forward.” – Roy T. Bennett As I was writing the title for this I accidentally wrote week five instead of six. If that isn’t an accurate description of how my life is going then I amContinue reading “Apprenticeship: Week 6”
“We were old sinners – but when we came to Christ we are not sinners anymore.” – Joel Osteen I do not talk about my religion or walk with faith on here, but I figure there is no better time to start than Easter.
“Things change. And friends leave. Life doesn’t stop for anybody.”– Stephen Chbosky Change is one of the scariest things that anyone has to experience. The sad truth is that is it completely inevitable and something that everyone has to go through.
“I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.” – Mother Teresa Life is unpredictable right now, we are all trying our hardest to stay safe and healthy. One thing we (especially the extroverts) need to remember is that you are insulated but certainly notContinue reading “We Are Insulated But Not Isolated”
“The scariest thing about distance is that you don’t know whether they’ll miss you or forget you.” – Nicholas Sparks We are hearing around every corner that we need to social distance, we also need to distance ourselves from the things that bring us fear as well. I am talking about social media, the news,Continue reading “Fear Distancing”
“Withhold a smile only when the smile can hurt someone. Otherwise, let it bloom forth in a riot.” – Vera Nazarian Throughout these difficult times it can extremely hard to stay positive and see the benefits of what we are doing (if we are doing what we are told to do.)
“She refused to be bored chiefly because she wasn’t boring.”– Zelda Fitzgerald We have reached the point where almost everyone is inside and quarantined. Although it sucks and a lot of events and things that people have been forward to for a long time are now canceled.
“I’m not afraid of death; I just don’t want to be there when it happens.” – Woody Allen With the uncertainty that is surrounding us due to the coronavirus it only makes sense for one to feel a heightened sense of anxiety. There are unknowns around every corner and no one knows when this madnessContinue reading “Quarantined: Fears”