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A Day for Love
The jury is still out as to the exact origins of our modern Valentine’s Day holiday. Did it begin with the Roman festival known as Lupercalia, a rather scandalous event, or when Pope Gelasius declared a Christian liturgical feast day by that name in the 5th century, or
Author: Linda Soller | Feb 12, 2018

Emotions Hurt
Watching the Kids Baking Championship on the Food Network from the comfort of my couch, I heard something that struck me as profound. One young contestant was speaking to the camera after cutting her finger, “I was trying not to cry,
Author: Linda Soller | Feb 05, 2018

“Love in your heart wasn’t put there to stay. Love, isn’t love, till you give it away”. Recognize this quote? If your answer is yes, I bet you didn’t know the author was Oscar Hammerstein II. Well, I didn’t know that. It’s part of a song explaining things are intended for a purpose and love
Author: Linda Soller | Jan 29, 2018

If you want to see joy, just look at a child. Even children with little to be joyful about seem to find joy in simple things. When parenting, it’s easy to miss the joy for all the responsibility, but it’s there beneath the surface.
Author: Linda Soller | Jan 22, 2018

There was a time in the history of mankind when a prayer for peace in the world had limited ramifications. A person’s world was small in scope. Not knowing that others existed elsewhere with similar dreams made the prayer highly personal.
Author: Linda Soller | Jan 15, 2018

A New Year’s resolution is hope in action. For many of us we enter the coming year hopeful to reach goals. These goals cover all sorts of everyday desires and aims. Unfortunately, many of us also fail to reach our New Year resolutions.
Author: Linda Soller | Jan 08, 2018