Category Restoration

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Why Are You Afraid to Be Vulnerable?

What is the Value in Vulnerability? When we were children, we used to think that when we were grown-up we would no longer be vulnerable. But to grow up is to accept vulnerability… To be alive is to be vulnerable.    –Madeleine L’Engle As a single mom, I wanted to appear that I had it […]

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Why Would Life Coaching Help Me?

 A bite of soul food from Gail, a tough old Texas bird with a soft spot for single moms.  Click Title above for audio Gail holds a degree from Lamar University in Speech and a Master’s from the University of Texas. She married Sam after raising three children as a single mother. She was an […]

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Where Does Your Humility Come From?

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How to Start the Day

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Education is More Than a Dream for Single Mothers, It Can be a Reality

  Do you dream of getting a college degree? A bit of soul food for the single mom Related post: Interview with Kay Miller Horne

Recalculating on the Path

Recalculating Your Way Through Life I have zero sense of direction. When I travel, I always carry my Magellan portable GPS. The most beautiful word I have ever heard “Maggie the Magellan lady” say to me is “recalculating”. THANK…YOU…MAGGIE! That means that even though I made a wrong turn, she can still get me where […]

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Kay Miller Horne Returned to College as Single Mother

Kay Miller Horne, Professional Musician & Vocalist An interview with Kay Miller Horne. What was your means of income before you returned to college? I quit a job of 10 years at Exxon-Mobil to start a family and be a stay at home mom. This was the first time since I was 13 that I […]

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Stay on the Path with THEE Light at the End

  Related post: Are You a Path Finder?

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Are You Confused and Living in Wonderland?

Alice was confused. Are you? God is not the author of confusion, but of peace.- I Corinthians 14:33 KJV Graphic Layout by Laurie Harris, SMORE Board Member

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Can You “Let It Go?”

  Is the Grass Always Greener? I recently sat in on the last two sessions of a women’s Bible study which were focused on a book called “Let It Go” by Karen Ehman (http://www.karenehman.com/about-karen/). I haven’t read the book, but I hope to since what I heard from Karen’s video in those two study sessions […]