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At first glance it may appear too hard. Look again. Always look again. --- (dictionary art vintage print/inspirational by ExLibrisJournals / Etsy).

light shines in through cracks

-oh, a certain "darkness" cannot shut the light out; only Man can cast the light away. "A certain darkness is needed to see the stars.

Note to Self --       from: Take Good Care  (f4e0affd166d678ac1ac849c8251d62c.jpg)

Note to self: treat yourself the way you would treat a small child. Feed yourself healthy food and make sure you spend time outside. Put yourself to bed early. Let yourself take naps. Don't say mean things to yourself. Don't put yourself in danger.

Courage creates opportunities

Oprah Winfrey Quote: You Get In Life What You Have The Courage To Ask For - another inspirational thought for you to consider today!

When it is all finished, you will discover it was never random. :-)

"When it is all finished, you will discover it was NEVER random." ♥ Looking back it's easy to connect the dots and see where God was leading you.


Help Thyself_Words_Do everything you've always wanted._"You know all those things you've always wanted to do? You should go do them.

Haha. Sort of a clever way to put it. Makes me think.

excellent advice, move forward, let go of the past, it is over, it can only come back if you keep thinking and talking about it. Don't stumble over something behind you.

Embrace today

"Forget yesterday – it has already forgotten you. Don’t sweat tomorrow – you haven’t even met. Instead, open your eyes and your heart to a truly precious gift – today.

The Bottom of the Ironing Basket: Hello 2013....

Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's live. Don't be trapped by dogma -- which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of other's opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have

How many books would you want to read today? ALL OF THEM!

i still find each day too short for all the thoughts I want to think, all the walks I want to take, all the books I want to read, and all the friends I want to see. - John Burroughs (I'll add, and all the sleep I want to sleep :)

Amy Poehler

This is LIFE - Quote: "Great people do things before they're ready. They do things before they know they can do it. Doing what you're afraid of, getting out of your comfort zone, taking risks like that - that is what life is" - Amy Poehler

The Daily Mail on Sunday: Le Marche on your stomach; Yvonne Gordon learns the art of cooking (and a bit of cow herding) at a farmhouse in the unspoilt Marche region of Italy; 'I don't 'transform ingredients, I show their perfection'.(Features)

Le Marche on Your Stomach; Yvonne Gordon Learns the Art of Cooking (and a Bit of Cow Herding) at a Farmhouse in the Unspoilt Marche Region of Italy; 'I Don't 'Transform Ingredients, I Show Their Perfection' - The Mail on Sunday (London, England)