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opportunity, gratitude and blessings

Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings. —  William Arthur Ward    I recently joined a yoga class in campus. One of the things that our yogi emphasizes on is the attitude of gratitude. Being grateful for things we take as “ordinary’ such as gift of breath, the oxygen …

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Music amidst Pain

It is said that what doesn’t kill you only makes you stronger. Stronger for what ? to do it again? me don’t know. Yesterday I went to the dentist for the first time ever, at least in my adult life. To say I was terrified would be an understatement. I was shaking like a leaf in a windy desert.I noticed …

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I’m not sparing the rod

Proverbs 13:24 ~ Whoever spares the rod hates their children,    but the one who loves their children is careful to discipline them.(NIV) Living in Africa is such bliss. There are many things we can afford that even the Kardashians can not. For instance, a live-in nanny to herd the brood after madam has popped them, heck! we can even afford …

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Scared straight.

Today I woke up feeling skeptical and unsure, a little scared too. I had an appointment with my doctor to review my test results for a scare I wanted checked out.We had to be sure it was nothing to worry about; that explains my morning feelings. I had contemplated postponing the appointment but hubby urged me on and go I …

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