“Your purpose is about discovering and nurturing who you truly are, to know and love yourself at the deepest level and to guide yourself back home when you lose your way. That's it. Everything else is your burning passion, your inspired mission, your job, your love-fueled hobby, etc. Those things are powerful and essential, but … Continue reading Random Quote for August 31, 2021
“I believe that ignorance is the root of all evil. And that no one knows the truth.”~Molly Ivins American newspaper columnist, author, political commentator, and humorist Molly Ivins was born on this day in 1944.
Time seems to crawl along, yet before we know it, a week has passed with seemingly little progress. We did have one event of note this week. We talked to our sales team and picked the colors for our new home. Other than that, our week was filled with friends and family visiting from distant … Continue reading Rebuilding the Dream, Pt 48
“If we really want to be full and generous in spirit, we have no choice but to trust at some level.”~Rita Dove American poet and essayist Rita Dove was born n this day in 1952.
“There are two kinds of adventurers: those who go truly hoping to find adventure and those who go secretly hoping they won't.”~William Least Heat-Moon American travel writer and historian William Least Heat-Moon was born on this day in 1939.
“You lose your curiosity when you stop learning.”~Katherine Johnson American mathematician Katherine Johnson was born on this day in 1918.
“It's great when you know somebody and they keep surprising you.”~Tim Burton American film director, producer, writer, and artist Tim Burton was born on this day in 1958.
“As a little girl, I didn't like stories about little girls. I liked stories about dragons and beasts and princes and princesses and fear and terror and the Four Musketeers and almost anything other than nice little girls making moral decisions about whether to tell the teacher about what the other little girl did or … Continue reading Random Quote for August 24, 2021
“The most important thing, the thing that unites all of us, is that we can INSPIRE and CHALLENGE one another TO BE BETTER.”~Kobe Bryant American professional basketball player Kobe Bryant was born on this day in 1978.
Friday, August 13, 2021, marked the first anniversary of the start of the Cameron Peak Fire. The fire raged for 112 days before authorities finally declared it fully contained, on December 2, 2020. In the end, the fire destroyed 469 structures, including 220 outbuildings and 42 primary residences. Our little community, which was part of … Continue reading Rebuilding the Dream, Pt 47