How Do People Feel Around You?

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote a post about defining what our daily vision is.  The next task was to think about the type of impact we want to have on those around us. When a person has spent time with you, what do they come away with? How do they feel? The answers toContinue reading “How Do People Feel Around You?”

There’s a view at the top of the misty mountain—you just have to climb it

Originally posted on What Inspires Your Writing?:
Malaika Awori likes to climb mountains, literally and figuratively. Literally, there was the trek up Kenya’s Mount Longonot in her childhood, a guided hike that she admits was “not all that difficult.” Her blog, Potential Doctor, however, chronicles a different kind of uphill journey?her trek up the mountain…

Showing Appreciation…And Enjoying Some Delicious Honey Garlic Shrimp

Last night, I decided to cook a new recipe for my family. It was a very simple stir-fry dish consisting of shrimp, honey, soy-sauce, ginger, garlic, chives and cilantro with a side of turmeric basmati rice and steamed broccoli. My husband and kids instantly devoured it! This morning, I found one of my husband’s pinkContinue reading “Showing Appreciation…And Enjoying Some Delicious Honey Garlic Shrimp”

See How Much I Love You

When my husband and I got married in 2007, one of the things he pledged to me (aside from a lifetime supply of chocolate) was that he would write me a note every day for the rest of our lives. I was impressed and waited to see if he would pull it off. He wasContinue reading “See How Much I Love You”

You are Mum…You are Dad…And You are Appreciated More than You Know!

The past few weeks have been an amalgamation of wonderful moments with my children as well as some difficult, tearful days. Today, I would like to dedicate this post to mothers and fathers, and the incredible job they do in bringing up their children. It’s a hard job… but know that you are appreciated. TakeContinue reading “You are Mum…You are Dad…And You are Appreciated More than You Know!”