Adventures in Imperfection

Teaching Our Children to be Humble and Kind–With Swagger

Imagine who you want your kids to become. Be that! ~~Source Unknown A great quote, don’t you think? A mantra, an action, a deed. Words that are striking and impressive on a page, a screen, in a notebook, on a bookmark, in a tweet, a Facebook post. What’s the catch? The meaning? The beautiful metaphor?… Continue reading Teaching Our Children to be Humble and Kind–With Swagger

Guest Posts · The Braveheart Chronicles

God is in the Parking Spaces: A Guest Post by Joanne Jamis Cain

I try not to take my peaceful state of mind these days for granted. Blessed in many ways, there was a period in my life when my faith was not in a good place. Some sad events were going on that had me thinking I was being punished for some bad deed(s) I had committed somewhere… Continue reading God is in the Parking Spaces: A Guest Post by Joanne Jamis Cain

Adventures in Imperfection

Cruel to be Kind #1000Speak

You’re so kind. My friend’s honeyed words flowed from her lips like a caramel ribbon and wrapped themselves around my ego. “Yeah,” I thought, “Maybe I AM kind. Go me!” Her words touched me for a couple of reasons. A) This friend means a lot to me and b) If I want to be remembered as… Continue reading Cruel to be Kind #1000Speak

Freestyle Friday

20 Things We Should Say More Often by Kid President (Freestyle Friday)

Welcome to Freestyle Friday where rules don’t exist and style points don’t matter! Today’s Feature:  “20 things We Should Say More Often” by Kid President. This little guy is a dude after my own heart and I couldn’t think of a better way to kick off the series. Today’s Challenge: Comments are closed, so please take the kind words you… Continue reading 20 Things We Should Say More Often by Kid President (Freestyle Friday)