Featuring Texas Women’s Shelters in the Ft. Worth Area

Truly, it is in the darkness that one finds the light, so when we are in sorrow, then this light is nearest to us.  ~ Johannes Eckart For anyone who had been through a crisis situation, you may identify with this concept of the darkness before the dawn.  Regretfully, it is part of human nature […]

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Affirming a New Vision – Week 14

 I am my vision, how I see myself and others.  Possibly, the only thing that can bring as much peace of mind as the truth is knowing you have done all you can to find it.  ~Mary Tillman              How I choose to see my situation, determines whether or not I give myself permission to follow […]

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Featuring Women’s Shelters in and Around Dallas

You can always go back in the fray if you’ve had a little time with your friends. ~Lalor Cadley Friends are our lifeline when the rest of our world is falling apart.  Friends are the stability that we cling to when we have nothing else to sustain us.  Friends give us the courage to go […]

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Affirming A New Vision – Week 13

 I am the creator of my life. I mold and make my world. Persistence and passion are the ingredients you need to make dreams come true.               ~William G. Margaritis When I become tangled up in the past, I fall back into negative thinking that convinces me that attempting to follow my passion will only get […]

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Featuring Texas Women’s Shelters in Alpine, Athens, Atlanta, and El Paso

“I’m so miserable without you, it’s almost like you’re here.” Song by Billy Ray Cyrus I’ve heard it said many times that really good women are drawn to really bad men.  Or maybe we are up for the big lessons in life.  Well I got mine when I married and three months later he decided […]

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Affirming A New Vision – Week 12

I am one with all souls, earthly and eternal.  Find your passion, learn about it, make it your own, and then others will follow.             ~Christine Todd Whitman Two of my grandparents, my father’s mother and my mother’s father, lived their lives from a place of great passion.   These two relatives serve as models for that […]

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Featuring Texas Women’s Shelters in Austin, San Antonio, and San Marcus

We are not necessarily doubting that God will do the best for us; we are wondering how painful the best will turn out to be. ~ C. S. Lewis I’ll never forget talking to a friend of mine in a hospital room.  I was the one lying on the bed, and she was true to […]

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Affirming A New Vision – Week 11

I am precious, unique and authentic. Within you is the power to do anything . . .with confidence and inspiration, you unlock the possibilities.  ~Kristin Gibbs Years ago I had a session with my therapist that has remained in my thoughts long past that day.  He told me that sometimes the very things that enable […]

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Featuring Texas Women’s Shelters in Laredo, Corpus Christi, Harlingen, Brownsville

Personal responsibility is the brick and mortar of power. ~Shelby Steele Many women arrive at women’s shelters abused in ways beyond my ability to comprehend.  How can anyone treat another human being like that?  They are unquestionably victims – of the relationship they thought would bring them happiness, of old childhood beliefs about what they […]

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Affirming A New Vision – Week 10

Step Two:  I am the flow of change, and I am grateful for the gifts that shifting brings. The truth is that our finest moments are most likely to occur when we are feeling deeply uncomfortable, unhappy, or unfulfilled. For it is only in such moments, propelled by our discomfort, that we are likely to […]

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