Unstoppable. And a thank you to our military. Happy Memorial Day!

My fifth grade sweetie wrote her promotion speech on the topic of what it means to be unstoppable.

It is a beautiful tribute to her elementary years, as well as an unexpected thank you to our military.  The impact of their service is boundless.  Thank you!!!

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How to be original.

I think you’ll enjoy chewing on this nugget for a while. No need for my commentary.  This quote has enough meat to stand on its own.

(But I did need to comment and tell you that there was no need for more comments.)

“The merit of originality is not novelty; it is sincerity.”

~ Thomas Carlyle, 19th century Scottish historian

“next week’s testimony”

I read this on another blog and just loved, loved, loved it!  I couldn’t wait to plagiarize it and send it out!

Here ya go…

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“I’m on your side.” ~ Pastor Dan

“I’m on your side.”

Are these words for…

1.  Picking dodgeball teams?   Nope.

2.  Political endorsement?   Nope.

3.  Hiding behind the dude with the bigger muscles?   Wrong again.

These four little words simply contain the best parenting advice I have ever received.

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Fernando says…

This quote needs a little time travel back to the 80’s (and a sense of humor).  Thankfully my friends at YouTube have made that pretty painless.

Fernando says…”It’s better to look good than to feel good.”

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George MacDonald – beauty

“I would rather be what God would choose to make me

than the most glorious creature

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Writer’s block

I don’t know how long one has to write before they can consider themselves ‘a writer.’ But since I am experiencing writer’s block, I guess I’ll just go with it.

Thankfully a dead guy spoke to me about it during my reading this morning.

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