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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Women’s Shelters in Lubbock, Amarillo, Abilene, Midland, Odessa, and San Angelo

Birth and death were easy.  It was life that was hard.  ~Tom Robbins Any woman who has found herself mired in an abusive relationship will attest to the truth of this statement. Thankfully, our country has stepped up to fill the need of offering shelter to women who find themselves in this situation.  Housing, feeding, and […]

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Spread the Word about Too Much Gold to Flush

 After retiring from teaching at a community college in May of 2011, I wrote a book, Too  Much Gold to Flush: The Gift of Infidelity. Three months after I married in 2009, my husband kicked me out of the home that we had remodeled together, so he could marry his first sweetheart of 32 years ago. […]

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