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Category Archives: lessons from mom

life lessons – turning around negative feelings

April 30, 2013 | lessons from mom | Permalink

lessons taken from the life history of my mom.  My father was a quiet man, very intelligent, a peacemaker. Growing up I depended on him for emotional stability.  He really didn’t anger quickly and was always able to answer my questions.  In fact, he always knew so much I sometimes didn’t ask the questions because [...]

life lessons – teaching boundaries & discipline

April 23, 2013 | lessons from mom | Permalink

Words taken from the life history of my mom. On Boundaries & Discipline Along with the love and nurturing, children need boundaries.  Discipline needs to be done with respect and clarity. Children are truly gifts from our God, and He has entrusted them to us to teach and also for us to learn from. No [...]

life lessons – feeling special

March 7, 2013 | lessons from mom | Permalink

These are the words written by my mother – taken from her life’s history.   Feeling Special I had a good childhood.  It was filled with many things, happy times, and trips, loving people, variety and stability both, along with a share of sorrow and hurt, sadness and pain.  I had good health and a [...]

lessons from mom – intro

March 2, 2013 | lessons from mom, Memmories | Permalink

I was blessed to have a great mom.   She was an incredible person, in just about every way.  She was the kind of person that you loved to be around.  Everyone loved talking to her, because she was an amazing listener, she really cared about you and what you had to say.   She had this way about [...]