Category Archives: Service to Others

Mental health

Short but sweet. I promise. I don’t suppose to know anything about struggling with depression so deep that you consider suicide. I also don’t want to trivialize the topic by waxing poetic. I’ll give a couple of opinions and then … Continue reading

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More than just a royal wedding

I woke up late – at 8 AM (Eastern time) but luckily, the Royal Channel on YouTube was preparing a rebroadcast immediately after the “ride around”…which was perfectly timed post coffee cup #2 for me. Really, I’ve seen a lot … Continue reading

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Ringing the Same Old Bell

I admit, I’m on the same path as I’ve been this past week but we had a family event that brought up some old feelings and my Facebook memories reminded me of stuff that happened about six years ago this … Continue reading

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We hold these truths to be self-evident…

It’s been a rough few days. So much going on in this country that is scary to a liberal such as I…I am liberal. There. I’ve admitted it. While I have some conservative tendencies, my soul, my conscience, my leanings…all … Continue reading

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It’s All About Love

When I think of these tragedies that besiege us, I am reminded of Matthew 28, where we are commanded to make disciples of all, teaching what Jesus commanded. He commanded we love one another. I don’t know much about other … Continue reading

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Greyhounds and Racing – a response to Grey2K

Please know that I am a HUGE animal advocate. And I love, most especially, retired racing greyhounds. So, for those of you out there who have “glommed onto” the CBS This Morning report that cited and quoted Grey2K as a … Continue reading

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Giving Tuesday – Help Good Take Over

Can you donate to help good take over? Here are my two organizations I donate to….what are yours? Continue reading

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What an honor…

I have to admit I’m writing this on my phone so any and all typos are likely auto-correct… Many of you know I work for Blackbaud, and I have been blessed to work there for almost eighteen years. This may … Continue reading

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No Puppy Pictures…..

I may not have puppy pictures of my girl, but I have a lifetime of greyhound love. Continue reading

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Answering the question “Why”

I was just reading a blog on the AFP’s website and it asked the question Why. Actually, that was the name of the blog.  Why.  Assuming the author had forgotten to complete the title of his blog, I clicked the … Continue reading

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