My Name is More Than Mom!

My Name is More Than MOM! As always we had another great MGS Mom group. This week’s topic was “My Name is More Than Mom”. Some of the moms have talked about losing themselves in the name mom. When asked what they do, they would answer I’m a stay at home mom. When asked about […]


Start/End I’m going to talk a little about the importance of having a start and end time when it pertains to your job. Now for many of my mom’s I’m sure you are saying, what’s that? Well let me explain myself a little more. Typically I’ve gotten up gone to work and started my work […]

Lifting your Self-Esteem through Self-Acceptance: Part III

And so the journey to self-acceptance continues.  The ladies of the MGS Sister Circle met to tackle the last six steps to self-acceptance and what a time it was.   The journey continued with “grieving the loss of unrealized dreams“.  How many of us still hold on to what might have been instead of re-creating […]

Lifting your Self-Esteem through Self-Acceptance: Part II

As we continue on this journey of Self-Acceptance, the Ladies of the MGS Sister Circle reviewed some of their responses to the first six ways that are suggested to work on accepting yourself.  Some of their responses led to interesting discussions on the types of people that we choose to associate with, our need to […]

Lifting your Self-Esteem through Self-Acceptance: Part I

Millions of women, all over this world, struggle with low self-esteem.   Many are as a result of emotional, physical, mental and/or sexual abuse.  Many times the abusers are family members or loved ones whom these women trusted, loved and relied upon to keep them safe.   The ladies of the MGS Sister Circle discussed […]

Make the world a better place

It doesn’t take monumental feats to make the world a better place.  It can be as simple as letting someone go ahead of you in a grocery line.  ~Barbara Johnson


The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, or the kindly smile, or the joy of companionship.  It is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when he discovers that someone else believes in him and is willing to trust him with his friendship.  ~Corrie Ten Boom

The Power of Words

Words.  Do you fully understand their power?  Can any of us really grasp the mighty force behind the things we say? Do we stop and think before we speak, considering the potency of the words we utter?  ~Joni Eareckson Tada


Don’t forget that a single sentence, spoken at the right moment, can change somebody’s whole perspective on life.  A little encouragement can go a long, long way.  ~Marie T. Freeman

New Opportunities

Those who are fired with an enthusiastic idea and who allow it to take hold and dominate their thoughts find that new worlds open for them.  As long as enthusiasms holds out, so will new opportunities.  ~Norman Vincent Peale