The Simple Question that Drives me Bananas

It's a question I'm sure we've all been asked at some point. Often, it's asked of young children in school writing assignments. It's asked with such innocence and the idea of it being offensive is in itself offensive. But I'll tell ya what. This question drives me bananas! Even as a young child, this question bothered … Continue reading The Simple Question that Drives me Bananas

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Why am I not Lovable?

Ouch! I heard these words recently. From someone I love and care about. And I've heard them before, from more than one person. It breaks my heart each and every freakin' time! And it makes me mad! I'm mad that there's something going on in our society that even leads to people putting these words … Continue reading Why am I not Lovable?

Post Convention

Thanks for hanging out with me during Young Living's 2018 International Grand Convention week! I figured I'd wrap up the week of spamming you with info with some of my take-aways. Other nuggets in themselves will be the foundation for blogs in the future. D. Gary Young - Founder As many may be aware, the … Continue reading Post Convention

Obedience = Peace?

Oohhhh, that gut-wrenching, defense mode inspiring word: Obedience. Many the modern wedding has struck it from marriage vows. Women everywhere have rose up against it; "we will NOT be under a man's thumb, we are equal and we do not have to obey!" Many a man has promised his betrothed, "no, honey, I don't want … Continue reading Obedience = Peace?

Farmer Grit

Neil has something I refer to as Farmer Grit. Any Olympic or Professional Athlete would have this as well. Advocates of change. These people display consistent Champion behavior. Chip Brim once defined a Champion and I have always remembered and loved his definition: Doing the things you don't want to do, at a time when … Continue reading Farmer Grit