Be kind.

“If you want to plant roots in your own community, bless someone less fortunate than yourself with wings to soar.” (Maria Appleby) Time costs you nothing. Wave to your neighbors. Check on the elderly in your neighborhood. Become a mentor. Go to your local shelter and walk a dog, or pet the kitties in the…

HOMER, IL. – Three pets missing after family home destroyed by a tornado.

Last night (Friday 9/9/16) the Baird Family home in Homer, Illinois was destroyed by a tornado. Their three beloved pets are missing. Please contact WCIA 3 NEWS if you find them! WCIA NEWS can be reached on Facebook, Twitter, or at http://www.illinoishomepage.net/ You can read a local news article about the tornado and the destruction…

I’m not OK, but I will be.

My biggest faults: 1. Chasing after people who don’t want me. 2. Worrying about what others think. 3. Being too emotional/sensitive. 4. Apologizing for things that are not my fault. 5. Harboring expected reciprocity of feelings. 6. Depending on others to feel good about myself. I have spent (as of tomorrow) 50 years not feeling…