Monday, April 26, 2010

Lost in Space

Young people need guidance at all stages of life - mostly, though, when they don't want it. Don't give up on your teen, remember that at some point he is going to be an adult and thank you.

Oswald lamented that young Johnny was an envelope
without an address.

Monday, April 19, 2010

But I Looked So Good.....

The most important thing about finishing a task is getting it done right. Making a point, or a fashion statement, is pretty low on the priority list when people are depending on your good work.

What Mimi liked best about gardening was the Wellingtons.

Monday, April 12, 2010

Doling out the Dole...

When we allow others to fulfill all our needs we can be assured their expectations will be lower than our own. If we want something extraordinary it will take personal effort and independence.

Everyday Collette hoped for dilled salmon and asparagus.
Everyday she got cracked corn. It was time to act.

Monday, April 5, 2010

I'm Too Tall For My Height

God made us perfect for our missions here on Earth & we come equipped to meet those challenges. With extraordinary gifts come extraordinary responsibilities. Sometimes, though, being ordinary is the grandest thing of all.

Although she was glad to be captain of the girls
basketball team there were times Shelly just wanted
to be close to the ground.