Monthly Archives: November 2013

Yesterday’s the past …

Yesterday’s the past, tomorrow’s the future, but today is a gift. That’s why it’s called the present. – Bil Keane Today’s quote comes from Bill Keane, the creator of the popular comic strip The Family Circus. William Aloysius Keane (October 5, 1922 – November 8, 2011), better known as Bil Keane, was an American cartoonist most notable […]
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Promise Me You’ll Always Remember ….

“You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” ~Christopher Robin to Pooh  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V8BQuI5b22o The quote above comes from the much loved children’s character Winnie the Pooh. Author A. A. Milne was an English author, best known for his books about the teddy bear Winnie-the-Pooh and for various children’s poems. There […]
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You’re Not Alone …

Arguably, these may be the three important words to say to a newly diagnosed cancer patient. I am sure that this would be questioned by many, but for me, these are my three most important words to Brenda as we face what is to be.  We had our “big day” this past Thursday that I alluded to […]
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The Big Day, Today …

Today is one of our big days. We meet with my wife’s surgeon today to discuss the options that she has facing her next. So many people use that expression, whether they have just had a big day or hope to have a big day sometime in the future. It could mean many things to different people, and […]
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Advice from Helen Keller ….

PROLOGUE Wow … this is amazing to me … as a little side note, I was sitting at the computer this morning and wondering if the blog that I began so long ago was still here or not. You see, some life altering experiences have been affecting the life of my immediate family, and they gave me cause to […]
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