Decisions, Decisions!

We all make them. Decisions have always come pretty easy to me. Some people I know have a very difficult time making decisions. From the smallest choice to the largest, life-changing ones, we make decisions all day every day.I was pulling weeds from my vegetable...

Pro-life All Ways

I have written before about the many ways one can be pro-life. Anyone can be a beacon of light in this dark world. Simply being kind to a homeless person or an elderly shut-in are important to fend off depression that may lead to early...

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Lyme Life ~ You Can Never Go Back

If you had children in the 80's, you probably remember the line from All Dogs go to Heaven, "You can never go back."With all the losses and disappointments that come when you lose to Lyme Disease, is it any wonder that the one thing that...

Control Theory

We all have control issues. Some people are control freaks. They will manipulate people and situations in order to feel like they are in charge. They use people to achieve their own ends. It can seem like children are control freaks, but are they?I have...

How to Use “Pro-Life”

To get the best results, we turn to experts. We look to those with whom we attribute the proper knowledge or convictions to help guide us in our decision-making in many areas of life.So, who is best to show us how to use the term, "pro-life"...

Schedule It

If you or someone you know has Lyme, there is no question in your mind about how important rest is. The problem is, when we feel well enough to do anything, we want to 'ride the wave'.The temptation to do too much is so common....

Just Get Through It

Have you every really dreaded some event or activity? Perhaps, it was speech class or gym in school. Maybe, it was the job interview process or giving birth. It could have been something much more scary for you.For abuse survivors, loads of things cause dread....

Supreme Injustice

Judges have lead people to destruction throughout time. Of course, there are good judges too.The Supreme Court of the US has taken on the role of lawmaker. This is not the original intent of the courts. Lawmakers are supposed to be elected, not appointed. Judges...

Lyme Life ~ Camp

It's Camp Week!For those of us who have been involved in Wilderness Camp, it is an exciting time; culminating years of preparation for some and months for others. Wilderness Camp is a teen-run, week-long, day-camp with adult helpers on site. The teens create their lessons,...

Story Matters

Your story matters.Some people have amazing, dramatic, or exciting stories. Others have stable, solid, or linear stories. All stories matter. Don't dismiss your testimony because it doesn't seem to evoke the kind of emotional 'shock and awe' of another person's story.The truth is without some truly...