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  • How Can Your Thoughts and Actions Allow THIS DAY to be a Present? How Can Your Thoughts and Actions Allow THIS DAY to be a Present?

    How Can Your Thoughts and Actions Allow THIS DAY to be a Present?

How Can Your Thoughts and Actions Allow THIS DAY to be a Present?

This photo looks like a “planted” theme park in that everything looks so inviting and in “perfect” place.

This trail makes you feel like you are walking through an arbor of perfectly planted trees, one after the other… a tunnel of greenery, leaves, limbs, and vines. The beauty is so pristine, […]

  • Put Your Sweetie First Put Your Sweetie First

    Put Your Sweetie First

Put Your Sweetie First

These are the two trails that lead to my bench.

One comes from the waterfall trail and the other Mesa trail.  This is like two relationships coming together because the paths are well worn and trusted.

Here is a key step that helps to create a loving and lasting relationship. It is a step that I see many overlook and that’s […]

  • Rebuilding Your Life; Difficult, Rewarding Rebuilding Your Life; Difficult, Rewarding

    Rebuilding Your Life; Difficult, Rewarding

Rebuilding Your Life; Difficult, Rewarding

What a wonderful sight.

The grass is high and flowers are blooming. Everything feels abundant and peaceful. I am hearing a lot about doom and gloom from some people. That the “end” of America is near and hyper inflation is just around the corner. I remember my history teacher talking about doom and gloom in the early seventies when Viet […]

  • Overcoming Challenges and Dealing with Change. Overcoming Challenges and Dealing with Change.

    Overcoming Challenges and Dealing with Change.

Overcoming Challenges and Dealing with Change.

I have walked across this bridge many thousands of times.

Today it is a lovely sunny mid-morning. I have seen cold, rain, hail, fog, blistering heat (112 degrees… though very rarely) and there was the 100 year flood in 1979 in which the bridge was covered with raging water.

While Garland Park doesn’t “change” it evolves. Young saplings that were a […]