No one wants to experience grief and pain, but few in this world can avoid it for their lifetime if any. Grief is something that, if it doesn’t strike fear to the heart, will certainly unsettle the mind.
We’ve just enjoyed a wonderful holiday to Tasmania, an island state south of mainland Australia. When the Europeans settled our land, they used the island as a convict prison.
Nine years ago in Dungarvan, Ireland, my husband and I secured what had to be the most beautiful home I’d ever lived in. It had five bedrooms, enough to house the kids we would be caring for.
Thank-Yous are comprised of two powerful little words that can mean so very much. Thank-Yous are so important, and validate their recipients.
Tough times are hard, but we all love to give gifts! Throughout the year, many traditions seem to involve gift giving of some sort or another. But gifts don’t have to be a sweater, a pair of gloves, or a new X-Box game.